Feb 16, 2011 03:54 EST
Bangladesh has spruced up its capital Dhaka for the World Cup as it seeks to take advantage of a prime opportunity to rebrand a country often known only for devastating floods and cyclones.
Sep 04, 2009 20:00 EDT
A former Bangladeshi finance minister credited with setting the impoverished country on the path to economic reform died Saturday in a car accident, police said.
May 26, 2009 20:00 EDT
Emergency teams raced to rescue cyclone survivors in the remote southwest of Bangladesh Wednesday as the death toll from the storm rose to 183, officials said.