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Shakib Al Hasan likely to return from ban during Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka
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Shakib Al Hasan likely to return from ban during Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka

Bangladesh’s premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is likely to return to the national fold for a tour of Sri Lanka later this year, with his suspension ending on 29 October.

Shakib Al Hasan to resume training from September ahead of return to competitive cricket
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Shakib Al Hasan to resume training from September ahead of return to competitive cricket

Shakib was banned for two years, one year of it suspended, for failing to report corrupt approaches by an alleged Indian bookie during the Indian Premier League.

The philosophical malaise in Ek Desh, Ek Vidhan and Ek Pradhan offers just cause for asymmetrical federalism in India
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The philosophical malaise in Ek Desh, Ek Vidhan and Ek Pradhan offers just cause for asymmetrical federalism in India

The entire Kashmir policy of the Government of India, right from 1947, is that of misplaced intrigue. Trying to hammer something which is brittle into malleability.

My grandmother fled from the horrors of Partition. What she couldn't outrun was the patriarchy
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My grandmother fled from the horrors of Partition. What she couldn't outrun was the patriarchy

India gained her Independence amid the violence of Partition. But did my 92-year-old grandmother ever win hers?

Bangladesh arrests three suspects in Dhaka police station blast, denies Islamic State link
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Bangladesh arrests three suspects in Dhaka police station blast, denies Islamic State link

Five people, including four cops, were injured when a bomb hidden inside a weighing machine-like object went off inside a police station in Dhaka on Wednesday morning

India pushes rail connectivity with Bangladesh, but matching China's deep pockets near impossible
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India pushes rail connectivity with Bangladesh, but matching China's deep pockets near impossible

Even as New Delhi attempts to draw an old friend closer, Beijing has been playing the long game by investing over $31 billion in Dhaka as part of its Belt and Road Initiative.

Bangladesh pacer Kazi Anik Islam handed two-year ban for failing dope test
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Bangladesh pacer Kazi Anik Islam handed two-year ban for failing dope test

Kazi, who was Bangladesh's leading wicket-taker in the 2018 U-19 World Cup, tested positive for Methamphetamine, a prohibited substance, during a National Cricket League game in the same year. The 21-year-old admitted to the offence.

Bangladesh mull rescheduling Sri Lanka tour in October following World Cup postponement
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Bangladesh mull rescheduling Sri Lanka tour in October following World Cup postponement

The Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh series was originally scheduled in July-August but had to be postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic which also derailed the World Cup which was to begin on 18 October.

No income, no food, no government relief: Sex workers of Kamathipura pushed to the brink
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No income, no food, no government relief: Sex workers of Kamathipura pushed to the brink

Sex workers in Kamathipura are desperate to get back to work despite the risks due to COVID-19, purely to end the vicious cycle of hunger and violence

Mushfiqur Rahim among nine Bangladesh cricketers set to resume training from Sunday
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Mushfiqur Rahim among nine Bangladesh cricketers set to resume training from Sunday

Former Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim will be practicing with three others at Dhaka, with Sylhet, Khulna and Chattogram the other venues designated by BCB for the practice sessions.

Former Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza recovers from COVID-19, wife still recovering
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Former Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza recovers from COVID-19, wife still recovering

Mashrafe Mortaza, a Member of Parliament representing the ruling Awami League party, was diagnosed with COVID-19 on June 20.

Submerged homes, flooded fields, derailed lives: The aftermath of Cyclone Amphan in Bangladesh, in photos
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Submerged homes, flooded fields, derailed lives: The aftermath of Cyclone Amphan in Bangladesh, in photos

In the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, with homes and livelihoods washed away, most residents in Bangladesh try to survive, some migrate.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka scheduled for July postponed in wake of COVID-19 pandemic
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka scheduled for July postponed in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

The Bangladesh cricket team's tour of Sri Lanka scheduled for July was on Wednesday postponed owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has wreaked havoc on international sports schedules worldwide.

Coronavirus Outbreak: New Zealand tour of Bangladesh postponed due to COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: New Zealand tour of Bangladesh postponed due to COVID-19

New Zealand’s test tour of Bangladesh has been postponed due to health and safety concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said on Tuesday.

In Bangladesh, internet restrictions, rumours worsen COVID-19 fears in Rohingya camps
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In Bangladesh, internet restrictions, rumours worsen COVID-19 fears in Rohingya camps

Of those tested in the camps near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border, 35 Rohingya people were found to be infected. A further 850 residents who had come into contact with the infected are now in quarantine. The only good news is that 618 Rohingya have completed their quarantine without contracting the disease.

Amid India-Nepal spat over territory, China seeks to woo Bangladesh with massive tariff exemption, vows to help it deal with COVID-19
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Amid India-Nepal spat over territory, China seeks to woo Bangladesh with massive tariff exemption, vows to help it deal with COVID-19

China's moves assume significance coming days after Dhaka completed the process of redrawing the country’s political map through a constitutional amendment that incorporated three strategically important Indian areas of Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura, a move that could severely jolt relations with New Delhi.

In aggressive bid to woo Bangladesh, China announces tariff exemption for 97% of exports from Dhaka from 1 July
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In aggressive bid to woo Bangladesh, China announces tariff exemption for 97% of exports from Dhaka from 1 July

The decision has come one month after Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Chinese President Xi Jinping held a discussion to upgrade their bilateral relations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sri Lanka Cricket considering hosting five-team T20 league in August aside from Asia Cup, bilateral plans
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Sri Lanka Cricket considering hosting five-team T20 league in August aside from Asia Cup, bilateral plans

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is considering hosting a T20 tournament, Lankan Premier League, in August, despite uncertainty looking over the home series against India and Bangladesh due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

How community-run tourism can help Sundarbans recover from Cylone Amphan's devastating effects
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How community-run tourism can help Sundarbans recover from Cylone Amphan's devastating effects

Community-run ecotourism in and near the Sundarbans has the potential to popularise some of the existing and new tourism routes and locations. But a number of obstacles have to be overcome before it can really work.