Khaleda Zia

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Dhaka’s war within

Warrant for Zia’s arrest should not put the brakes on dialogue in Bangladesh.


Bangladesh opposition, Bangladesh National Party, calls fresh 72-hour shutdown from Sunday

BNP said the shutdown would be effective throughout the country from 6 am (local time) on Sunday.


Stalemate in Dhaka

Unless BNP calls off agitation, owns up for the violence, talks seem unlikely.


Ban Ki-moon writes to Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina and her archrival Khaleda Zia for dialogue: report

The opposition has been demanding midterm elections since it boycotted the divisive polls last year.


Bangladesh cuts power supply to Ex-PM Khaleda Zia’s house amid unrest

“There has been no electricity since 2:37am (local time)…they have cut the line,” an aide of Zia said.


Battling Begums: Sheikh Hasina reaches out to grieving Khaleda Zia; turned away from the gates

However, Hasina’s aides reacted sharply to the apparent snub, calling the behaviour “inhumane”.


Khaleda Zia could be tried for ordering killings: Sheikh Hasina

Authorities have announced a bounty on people involved in street violence that has claimed 30 lives.

Sheikh Hasina

Hasina vs Zia

The warring leaders should end their feud for Bangladesh’s sake.

Right to dissent

Sheikh Hasina’s government must not undercut itself by blotting out the opposition in Bangladesh.


Bangladesh police besiege Khaleda Zia at office ahead of polls anniversary

Zia remained cordoned off inside her office since last night with police forces deployed outside.


Bangladesh Supreme Court clears way for former PM Khaleda Zia’s trial on graft charges

Sunday’s verdict came a week after a nearly identical appeal challenging her trial in another graft case was rejected.


Bangladesh SC clears way for Zia’s trial on graft charges

Zia and three of her aides are accused of syphoning off about USD 400,000 from the Zia Charitable Trust.


‘I don’t think many Bangladeshis go to India, they are doing quite well here’

Khaleda Zia, two-term former Bangladesh PM, in conversation with Shubhajit Roy.


‘Perception that UPA didn’t keep its promises to Bangladesh’

Modi’s focus on building relations with neighbours is significant change: Bangladesh Nationalist Party chief.


Sushma meets Khaleda; returns after ‘fruitful, successful visit’

There was much speculation in Dhaka whether the meeting with Zia would take place or not but she turned up at the hotel where Sushma was staying.