UPI Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013.
The caretaker government in Bangladesh has scheduled a general election for Dec. 18, Fakhruddin Ahmed, the election chief adviser, announced Saturday.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008.
India has asked Bangladesh to cooperate with it in the war on terror and provide particulars of militants indulging in insurgency.
Police-student clashes in emergency-ruled Bangladesh have led to curfews in six cities, including Dhaka, it was reported Thursday.
A fire at the Bangladesh Steel and Engineering Corporation building in Dhaka, Bangladesh, killed at least two people injured several others Monday.
The former head of the Bangladesh central bank was named head of the caretaker government Friday, replacing President Iajuddin Ahmed.
United Press International