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Bangladesh ex-PM Zia sentenced to seven years in jail for corruption

Bangladesh ex-PM Zia sentenced to seven years in jail for corruption

Former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia was sentenced to another seven years in jail for illegally raising charitable funds by using the power of her office, court officials said Monday.

Former Bangladeshi prime minister Zia moved from jail to hospital

Former Bangladeshi prime minister Zia moved from jail to hospital

Bangladesh's former prime minister, Khaleda Zia, has been moved from the jail where she is serving a sentence for corruption to a hospital in Dhaka, an official said on Saturday.

Bangladesh court orders Zia's arrest over 'fake birthday'

Bangladesh court orders Zia's arrest over 'fake birthday'

A Bangladesh court on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for the country's opposition leader after she failed to appear for a hearing over the date of her birthday.

Zia  invites Hasina to Iftar party

Zia invites Hasina to Iftar party

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson and former PM Khaleda Zia yesterday invited her arch rival Awami League president and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to her Iftar (fast-breaking) party scheduled for June 11.

Zia moves SC over graft case order

Zia moves SC over graft case order

Former PM and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday moved to Supreme Court

Zia charged over arson attacks

Zia charged over arson attacks

Police yesterday charged Bangladesh’s main opposition chief, Khaleda Zia, with masterminding arson attacks

Bangladesh opposition leader gets bail after surrendering

Bangladesh opposition leader gets bail after surrendering

A court in Bangladesh granted bail to opposition leader Khaleda Zia on Tuesday after issuing a warrant for her arrest over a deadly fire-bomb attack on a bus, her lawyer said.