Rightwing alliance set for landslide win in Bangladesh parliament
An alliance of rightist and fundamentalist Islamic parties headed by former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia appeared set for a landslide win in parliamentary elections in Bangladesh, ending a campaign that killed more than 160 people.
Polls Close in Bangladesh
Former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia's coalition, which includes three Islamic fundamentalist parties, appeared headed for a landslide win in Bangladesh's parliamentary elections, according to unofficial vote counts Tuesday.
Bangladesh Premier To Depart Office
When Sheikh Hasina departs from the prime minister's office this weekend, she will be the first leader of this violence-wracked South Asian nation to serve out a full five-year term ofoffice