Fakhrul Islam

  • Hasina fails to reach Zia over phone, shutdown looms over Bangladesh October 26, 2013

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, on Saturday, telephoned her archrival Khaleda Zia to invite her for talks to resolve a standoff on holding the next general election but failed to reach her, even as Bangladesh braced for a shutdown called by the main opposition BNP. "The Prime Minister called the opposition leader...
  • Pakistan polls: MQM candidate shot dead in Sindh April 11, 2013

    Islamabad: A Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader, who was a candidate for Pakistan's upcoming polls, was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in southern Sindh province on Thursday, police said. Two gunmen, who were riding a motorcycle, shot at Fakhrul Islam outside his home in Halanaka area of Hyderabad city this afternoon. Islam...