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India ready to help Bangladesh in nabbing Mujib killers (Lead)


January 20th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 20 (IANS) India Thursday assured Bangladesh of full cooperation in apprehending two men who are said to be hiding in India after being convicted of killing Bangladesh's former president ... Read more...

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Commute death sentence of Mujib killers, says lawyer


October 30th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 30 (IANS) Bangladesh's Supreme Court should commute the death sentences of four former army officers convicted for killing the country's founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and allow life imprisonment ... Read more...

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Two held as Hasina charges father’s killers of terror links


October 25th, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 25 (IANS) Two people have been arrested as Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina accused killers of her father, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, of organising a bomb attack on a lawmaker. Mehnaz ... Read more...

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Mujib killers were told that Bangladesh to be monarchy


October 7th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 7 (IANS) Mutineers who killed Bangladesh's founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1975 were provoked by an army officer with a 'story' that their country was about to be declared ... Read more...

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Bangladesh overturns verdict against officers in prison massacre


August 29th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 29 (DPA) Bangladesh's opposition Awami League protested a High Court decision to overturn guilty verdicts against six former army officers accused of killing captive political leaders, news reports said Friday.On ... Read more...

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Khaleda Zia’s son Tarique needs treatment abroad: doctors


August 24th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 24 (IANS) Tarique Rahman, the jailed politician son of former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia, is partially paralysed and urgently needs treatment abroad, his doctors have said. "Tarique Rahman's health ... Read more...

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Hasina agrees to forego medical treatment abroad


February 20th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, Feb 20 (IANS) Bangladesh's former prime minister Sheikh Hasina, in jail on corruption charges and ailing for long, has agreed to be treated in a hospital here instead of going abroad. ... Read more...

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