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Sheikh Hasina government


‘There is a price to be paid for standing up to powers that be’

July 01, 2019 3:30 am

Shahidul Alam, the Bangladeshi photojournalist who spent more than 100 days in prison for criticising the Sheikh Hasina government, speaks to The Indian Express about the political scenario in Bangladesh, the “absence of morality in international politics” and the sanctification of political leaders

A delicate calm

March 25, 2014 11:31 pm

With independence day on March 26, the public mood is upbeat across the country. And yet there cannot be room for complacence.

US seeks Bangla repoll

January 08, 2014 4:28 pm

Bangladesh still has a chance to have a different future, Harf said.

Bangladesh votes today,India decides to back Sheikh Hasina

January 05, 2014 3:09 am

New Delhi fears that countries like the US may go to the extent of not recognising the Hasina govt.

Dhaka seeks remains of its Liberation soldiers

July 10, 2012 12:17 am

Bangladesh has requested India to exhume the mortal remains of its soldiers who died during the 1971 Liberation War and were buried in Indian soil.

In nod to India role in liberation,Bangla to honour Lt Gen Jacob

March 12, 2012 3:15 am

The surrender document was also drafted by Lt Gen Jacob

Bangladesh police clash with strike supporters,50 injured

July 10, 2011 12:00 pm

Police fired tear gas shells to stop protesters from blocking roads and smashing vehicles.

Bangladesh jails 657 border guards for 2009 mutiny

June 28, 2011 10:07 am

The army,which has backed 21 coups till now,is angry with Sheikh Hasina's handling of the mutiny.

Bangladesh court sentences ex-PM Zia's son to jail for graft

June 23, 2011 3:23 pm

Khaleda Zia's allies call the charges politically motivated and pushed by PM Sheikh Hasina's government.