Former Bangladeshi prime minister and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) leader Khaleda Zia
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Bangladesh opposition leader granted bail

An anti-corruption court in Bangladesh has granted bail to the main opposition leader, Khaleda Zia.

Ms Zia is accused of embezzling charitable funds when she served as prime minister, charges she says are politically motivated.

The BBC's Akbar Hossein reports from Dhaka.

  • 06 Apr 2015
  • From the section Asia
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