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Sheikh Hasina sworn in as Bangladesh PM

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(Dhaka) - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was sworn in as Bangladesh’s prime minister for a third spell, after a deadly election boycotted by the opposition amid a worsening political crisis. Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid administered…

Abdul Hamid Elected as Bangladesh's New President

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(Dhaka) - The speaker of Bangladesh's parliament Abdul Hamid was elected unopposed as president, a potentially crucial role as the restive country heads for elections next year, officials said. Hamid is a 69-year-old stalwart of the ruling…