Posts Tagged ‘ Sheikh Hasina ’
- Posted 10.27.13
The 60-hour general shutdown, called by the 18-party alliance, is underway Sunday across the country in a bid to topple the Awami Legaue-led government. Shibir activists set a passenger bus on fire at Shanirakhra in Jatrabari around 8:30am. Police detained a Shbir activist from the spot. The Shibir men brought out a procession in Kaltabazar […]
- Posted 12.09.12
DHAKA, Bangladesh — Police in fired rubber bullets and tear gas Sunday to disperse stone-throwing protesters who set fire to vehicles and tried to block roads across Bangladesh to demand restoration of a caretaker administration to oversee upcoming national elections. Police and witnesses said at least two people were killed and more than 200 injured […]
- Posted 06.04.12
Sohel Molla, alias Sohel Rana, was arrested last month after being beaten up by supporters of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University at Trishal, 80 kilometres (50 miles) north of Dhaka. “Some students became angry after they saw his remarks on Facebook where he said opposition leader Ilias Ali had […]
- Posted 11.27.10
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged people to remain vigilant so that no “evil anti-democracy” force can foil the progress of democracy in Bangladesh.
- Posted 11.21.10
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wazed opened the Union Information Service Centre for 4,501 local government units across Bangladesh by talking to United Nations Development Programme chief Helen Clark, who is travelling in the southern part of the country, via a video conference from her office in Dhaka.