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Sri Lanka crush Bangladesh, clinch Test series

Kandy, May 3 | Sri Lankan left-arm spin prodigy Praveen Jayawickrama again grabbed a five-wicket haul as he helped his team crush Bangladesh by...

Bangladesh sees record remittances

Dhaka, May 3 | Bangladesh's remittances hit an all-time high of more than $20 billion in the first 10 months of the current 2020-21...

SL need 5 wkts, Bangladesh 260 runs to win 2nd Test

Kandy (Sri Lanka), May 2 | Sri Lanka ended the fourth day of the second Test against Bangladesh needing five wickets to win the...

Two Ansar al-Islam militants held in Bangladesh

By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 30 | Two militants of the banned Ansar al-Islam militant outfit were arrested on Friday by Bangladesh's elite police force,...

2nd Test: Sri Lanka set for 500-plus total against Bangladesh

Kandy, April 30 | Sri Lanka would be looking at a score in excess of 500 runs early on Saturday after they reached 469...

Bangladesh approves China’s Sinopharm vaccine for emergency use

Dhaka, April 30 | Bangladesh's drug regulator has authorised the emergency use of China's Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine.Major General Mahbubur Rahman, Director General of Bangladesh's...

Bangladesh Islamists regroup following Sheikh Hasina’s crackdown after Modi visit

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, April 28: The radical Hefazat-e-Islam (HeI), after dissolving the 249 member central committee on Sunday, announced setting up of a...

Bangladesh approves Russian vaccine Sputnik for emergency use

Dhaka, April 28 | The Bangladeshi government has approved the import and use of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19.Major General Mahbubur Rahman, Director...

1st Test between Sri Lanka, Bangladesh ends in draw

Kandi (Sri Lanka), April 25 | The last session of the fifth day of the first Test between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka was washed...

Top militant Mamunul trained in Pakistan: Bangladesh Police

By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 25 | Arrested Bangladeshi militant leader Mamunul Haq, who made all kinds of plans to oust the pro-liberation government...

1st Test: Shanto, Mominul tons help Bangladesh to 474/4 on Day...

Kandy (Sri Lanka), April 22 | Bangladesh continued their dominance in the first Test against Sri Lanka with Najmul Hossain Shanto and captain Mominul...

Bangladesh resumes domestic flights

Dhaka, April 22 | The Bangladesh government has decided to resume domestic flights in a reduced capacity after weeks of suspension amid the Covid-19...

Najmul, Tamim guide Bangladesh past 300 vs Sri Lanka

Kandy, April 21 | Bangladesh batsman Najmul Hossain Shanto batted almost the entire day, scoring a patient 126 as the visitors ended Day 1...

SA Emerging cut short Bangladesh tour, return home

Johannesburg, April 13 | Cricket South Africa (CSA) heaved a sigh of relief after all the 22 members of the South African Women's Emerging...

Bangladesh arrive in Sri Lanka for Test series

Colombo, April 12 | A 21-member Bangladesh squad, with three new faces in Test reckoning, arrived in Colombo on Monday to play a two-match...

Pakistan U-19 tour to Bangladesh postponed due to Covid

Dhaka, April 11 | The Pakistan Under-19 cricket team will not travel to Dhaka after a surge in Covid-19 cases in Bangladesh. Both countries...

Bangladesh contemplates full lockdown

Dhaka, April 10 | The Bangladesh's government is contemplating imposing a "full lockdown" for one week from April 14 in an effort to curb...

Strict week-long lockdown in Bangladesh from April 14

By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 9 | A strict 7-day lockdown is going to be enforced in Bangladesh, from April 14, allowing only emergency...

NIA court sentences Bangladesh terrorist to 7 yrs jail

Kolkata, April 8 | A special NIA court on Thursday sentenced Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) terrorist Rizual Islam aka Riyaz aka Sumon to seven-year...

Bangladesh emerging women team beats SA in ODI series

Sylhet, April 8 | The South African emerging women suffered a third straight loss on their tour of Bangladesh when they fell to a...

Indian Army chief visits Bangladesh to enhance defence ties

New Delhi, April 8 | Continuing with the excellent tradition of strong bilateral and defence ties between India and Bangladesh, Indian Army Chief General...

Bangladesh ferry capsize toll reaches 34

Dhaka, April 6 | The death toll from a ferry capsize in Bangladesh has increased to 34 after more bodies in the Shitalakkhya river...

70 missing in Bangladesh’s Narayanganj after launch capsizes

By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 4 | A launch carrying around 100 passengers sank in the Shitalakkha river in Narayanganj after being hit by a...

Fargana guides Bangladesh Emerging to 54-run win over SA

Sylhet (Bangladesh), April 4 | Fargana Haque slammed an unbeaten 71 off 102 balls and Salma Khatun snared three for 25 as Bangladesh Emerging...

14K accused in violent Bangladesh protests

By Sumi KhanDhaka, April 1 | Around 14,000 people have been accused in numerous cases filed over the violent protests...

Bangladesh’s MeToo Moment: Rights panel asks govt to launch ‘thorough’ probe

By Subir BhaumikKolkata, March 31 | In a momentous turn of events that is likely to spark off the MeToo movement in the...

GE to provide maintenance services for 718-MW power plant in Bangladesh

Dhaka, March 31 | GE on Wednesday announced that it will be providing maintenance services and a suite of digital solutions for the upcoming...

26 policemen injured in Bangladesh violence

By Sumi KhanDhaka, March 28 | At least 26 police personnel have been injured in Bangladesh during an attack carried out by the radical...

Bangladesh’s Twitter-FB war with Pak ahead of Modi visit

By Ayesha Zaman ShimuDhaka, March 24 | A fierce social media 'war' has erupted between pro-Liberation Bangladeshis and the Pakistanis resenting Bangladesh's much vaunted...

Fire ravages refugee camps in Bangladesh

Dhaka, March 23 | Thousands of Rohingya Muslims have lost their shelters after a massive fire ravaged refugee camps in Bangladesh's Coxs Bazar district,...

Penumbra Dragon in Bangladesh’s sky (Opinion)

By Mohshin HabibBefore reading this article, you just glance at the landscape of Southeast Asia. Have you seen it carefully? Okay, now hear the...

India, Bangladesh economic pact over next 5 years: EIU

New Delhi, March 16 | India and Bangladesh are expected to sign an economic partnership agreement over the next five years which will preserve...

After Bangladesh, Tripura exports natural rubber to Nepal

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, March 15 | After Bangladesh, Tripura, which is the second largest natural rubber producing state in the country after Kerala, has...

BSF hands over 2 minors to Bangladesh

New Delhi, March 11 | The Border Security Force (BSF) has handed over two minors to Bangladesh after they entered Indian territory with...

PM launches Maitri Setu between Tripura and Bangladesh

Agartala, March 9 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the eastern and northeastern regions of India, along with Bangladesh, are being...

Reliance Power, JERA to launch gas-fired project in Bangladesh

Mumbai, March 4 | Reliance Power Limited ("Reliance Power") and JERA Co. Inc. ("JERA"), through their joint venture project company, are developing a new...

Vaccinating teachers against Covid-19 by March 30: Bangladesh PM

Dhaka, March 1 | Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said teachers and officials of educational institutions in the country should be vaccinated...

Bangladesh unique example of containing Covid-19: WHO chief

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Feb 24 | World Health Organisation (WHO) Director General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has expressed satisfaction over the development of health infrastructure...

Assam Guv requests Bangladesh envoy to boost bilateral trade, biz

Guwahati, Feb 24 | Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Muhammad Imran on Tuesday met Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi and discussed various bilateral issues and...

Bangladesh first to ban all known vulture-toxic drugs

By Vishal GulatiNew Delhi, Feb 23 | With Bangladesh banning painkiller ketoprofen used widely to treat the cattle, it became the first country...

Bangladesh board allows players to miss national duty for IPL

Dhaka, Feb 19 | Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has decided to give No Objection Certificates (NOC) to its players for the Indian Premier League,...

India opens new trade route to aid Nepal get fertiliser from...

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, Feb 15 | In what could prove to be a big relief for Nepal, New Delhi has decided to open...

Bangladesh has procured 3 cr Covid vaccine doses: Hasina

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Feb 14 | Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said that the country had procured three crore Covid-19 vaccine doses...

2nd Test: Bangladesh fight back but Windies remain ahead

Dhaka, Feb 13 | Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, and Nayeem Hasan took a wicket each on Saturday to help Bangladesh end the third...

Bangladesh Army officers learn white-water rafting from Indian Army

Itanagar, Feb 8 | Two Bangladesh Army officers visited the Army Aqua Nodal Centre in Arunachal Pradesh for four days...

India, Bangladesh look at forging closer ties on farm front

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, Feb 8 | India and Bangladesh will look at ways to jointly enhance productivity in the agriculture sector with forward...

Bangladesh economy better than India’s: Cong

Guwahati, Feb 7 | Assam's Congress leader and Lok Sabha MP Gaurav Gogoi on Sunday said that in terms of economy, Bangladesh is better...

Bangladesh inch closer to victory vs Windies after Mominul ton

Chattogram, Feb 6 | Bangladesh inched closer to victory on the fourth day of the first Test against the West Indies on Saturday. Mehidy...

All-round Miraz gives Bangladesh advantage in 1st Test vs Windies

Chattogram, Feb 5 | Mehidy Hasan Miraz's all-round show helped Bangladesh take a commanding lead on the third day of their first Test against...

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Vedanta supports Goa govt with 100-bed health infrastructure

Panaji, May 12 | As the state of Goa battles the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic with sudden surge in cases, Vedanta Sesa Goa...