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Court gives life sentence to Tarique Rahman for trying to assassinate PM Hasina

In Bangladesh, the special court sentenced chairman of the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party Tarique Rahman life imprisonment for plotting to assassinate Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Talking to newsmen in Dhaka, an Official said the court also gave the death penalty to several other members of the BNP, including former home minister Lutf-uz-zaman Babar for the attack on a public rally in 2004.