Bangladesh

Bangladesh ex-PM Zia granted bail in corruption case

With three more pending cases against Zia, opposition leader unlikely to be released from jail right now, lawyers say.

Bangladesh: Former prime minister Khaleda Zia granted bail

Asia

Bangladesh opposition leader's fraud conviction flayed

Senior UK lawyer and defence legal team member says prosecution of imprisoned BNP chairperson lacked adequate evidence.

Khaleda Zia's sentence a 'political ploy': Lord Carlile

Bangladesh

Bangladesh court jails opposition leader's son

High Court hands Tarique Rahman, son of opposition leader Khaleda Zia, seven-year jail sentence for money laundering.

Bangladesh: Tarique Rahman jailed for money laundering

Khaleda Zia

Bangladesh rivals trade blame amid protests

Police stop Zia from leading rallies, exactly one year after Hasina's re-election as PM in polls boycotted by Zia's BNP.

Bangladesh

Former Bangladesh PM Zia loses court appeal

Supreme Court clears the way for prosecution of former leader Khaleda Zia on charges of embezzlement.

Former Bangladesh PM Zia loses court appeal