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The latest faultline to surface in Bangladesh's fractious politics is on the modalities of conducting the next general elections, scheduled to be held on January 5, 2014.
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Dhaka, Dec.7: December 2, 2013 was the last date for the filing of nominations for the tenth parliamentary elections being held on January 5, 2014.
A year ago, Kalpona Akter stood inside a still-smouldering garment factory on the outskirts of Dhaka, looking for clues amid a scene of horror.
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SAD STATE: A survivor of Rana Plaza garment factory building collapse in April, marches during a demonstration near Dhaka on November 24, demanding compensation and punishment for factory owners To an Indian who grew up in the 1970s and '80s, the sights of Dhaka, seem to belong to a past that Indian metropolises have mostly outgrown: exuberantly ... (more)
We begin on the evening of March 25, 1971, in Dacca in East Pakistan . United States consul general Archer Blood spends the night on his rooftop, watching the Pakistan army begin its ruthless crackdown on Bengalis.
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The final-flight honor goes to Bangladesh Biman Airlines, operator of the world's last passenger DC-10 -- which the airline says will be making its final scheduled flight on December 7, on an otherwise routine flight.
Bangladesh is entering a new phase of violence and uncertainty triggered by the opposition's objections to elections due to be held on 5 January.
In this Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 photo, Rickshaw driver Nizam Uddin gets treatment at a hospital in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The Asian Human Rights Commission is writing to you on the eve of your third visit to Bangladesh, a country plunged into deep political and constitutional crisis.
By focusing the lens on people he meets on the street, Jeremy Fokkens makes personal connections in order to get authentic snapshots that tell a story Jeremy Fokkens met Rubina on one of his evening treks through Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Anwar Ibrahim made an 'appearance' at the Umno general assembly when party president Najib Abdul Razak showed delegates a video clip showing the opposition leader allegedly claiming that Bangladeshis voted in the 13th general election.
Tens of thousands of UK visa applications made in the Ukraine are being approved, despite the country being considered a high-risk location for forged documents, an inspection report has warned.
Dhaka, Dec. 4 : India today said it will not "broker any deal or mediate" between Bangladesh's feuding parties, but it wants the successful completion of the country's troubled election process.