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Taslima Nasreen tests positive for COVID-19; says she contracted virus despite isolating at home for over a year
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Taslima Nasreen tests positive for COVID-19; says she contracted virus despite isolating at home for over a year

In a lengthy Facebook post, Nasreen informed her followers that she had been ‘living alone with her cat for over a year’ and wished she knew how she caught the virus.

IPL 2021: Michael Atherton does not see a window to accommodate remaining games of suspended tournament
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IPL 2021: Michael Atherton does not see a window to accommodate remaining games of suspended tournament

The world's biggest T20 league was suspended indefinitely on Tuesday after multiple COVID-19 cases were detected in the tournament's bio-bubble.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Praveen Jayawickrama shines on debut with six-for, hosts in driver’s seat on Day 3 of 2nd Test
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Praveen Jayawickrama shines on debut with six-for, hosts in driver’s seat on Day 3 of 2nd Test

The 22-year-old's six for 92 bettered Upul Chandana's record of six for 179 in 1999 when he won his first cap against Pakistan in Dhaka.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Dimuth Karunaratne, Lahiru Thirimanne dominate on opening day of second Test
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Dimuth Karunaratne, Lahiru Thirimanne dominate on opening day of second Test

Karunaratne joins an elite club of 10 Sri Lankan players who have scored over 5,000 Test runs with his haul now standing at 5,110.

Highlights, Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2nd Test, Day 1 at Pallekele, Full Cricket Score: Hosts 291-1 at stumps
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Highlights, Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2nd Test, Day 1 at Pallekele, Full Cricket Score: Hosts 291-1 at stumps

Check out LIVE scorecard from the second Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Pallekele

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Big-scoring Pallekele Test ends in stalemate after rain washes out final session on Day 5
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Big-scoring Pallekele Test ends in stalemate after rain washes out final session on Day 5

After Sri Lanka declared their first innings on 648 for eight at lunch on the final day, Bangladesh, who made 541 for seven in their first innings, reached 100 for two, with Tamim Iqbal on 70, in their follow-up when play was called off in Pallekele.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Dimuth Karunaratne posts maiden double ton as first Test heads towards high-scoring draw
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Dimuth Karunaratne posts maiden double ton as first Test heads towards high-scoring draw

Karunaratne and De Silva were involved in a 322-run partnership for the fourth wicket on a wicketless day dominated by the Sri Lankans.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Najmul Shanto, skipper Mominul Haque share record stand as Tigers end Day 2 on 474/4
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Najmul Shanto, skipper Mominul Haque share record stand as Tigers end Day 2 on 474/4

Shanto took his maiden Test century to 163 while Mominul weighed in with 127 as they shared Bangladesh's best-ever partnership for the third wicket in Tests.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Hosts embrace pace strategy for Test lift
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Hosts embrace pace strategy for Test lift

Sri Lanka have embraced pace strategy for the two-Test series against Bangladesh, to be held in a bio-secure bubble at the Pallekele ground.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Visitors call up uncapped pacer Shoriful Islam in 15-man squad for first Test
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Visitors call up uncapped pacer Shoriful Islam in 15-man squad for first Test

Shoriful, a member of Bangladesh's Under-19 World Cup-winning squad, made his limited-overs debut during the recent tour in New Zealand but has yet to play any Test.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Dimuth Karunaratne and Co aim to end long drought in Test format
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Dimuth Karunaratne and Co aim to end long drought in Test format

Sri Lanka will start a two-match series against Bangladesh on Wednesday, aiming for their first Test win since January 2020.

Five members of South Africa Women's Emerging camp stay back in Bangladesh after testing positive for COVID-19
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Five members of South Africa Women's Emerging camp stay back in Bangladesh after testing positive for COVID-19

Seventeen other members of the South Africa Emerging team left Bangladesh late Monday, before the country imposed a ban on international flights over a surge in new cases there.

Bangladesh Test captain Mominul Haque says there's no room for experimentation ahead of Sri Lanka tour
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Bangladesh Test captain Mominul Haque says there's no room for experimentation ahead of Sri Lanka tour

The Tigers will leave home Monday with an inflated squad for the two-Test series, beginning on 21 April in Kandy.

UK govt bans travel from four more nations over virus; 39 in all
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UK govt bans travel from four more nations over virus; 39 in all

Under the travel bans, international visitors who have departed from or travelled through red-list countries in the preceding 10 days are refused entry into England.

PM Modi's visit shows India, Bangladesh are ready for transformative leap in bilateral ties despite some sticky challenges
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PM Modi's visit shows India, Bangladesh are ready for transformative leap in bilateral ties despite some sticky challenges

The trajectory of bilateral ties points towards a happy cohabitation of mutual trust and amalgamation of strategic and economic priorities. It is time to cash in.

New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Glenn Phillips stars as hosts seal T20I series with 28-run win
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New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Glenn Phillips stars as hosts seal T20I series with 28-run win

The result means the Black Caps have won all seven of their home series this season, an unbroken run of success on New Zealand soil that extends to nine if results against India last year are included.

Narendra Modi, Sheikh Hasina sign five MoUs; India making 'sincere efforts' to conclude Teesta pact, says PM
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Narendra Modi, Sheikh Hasina sign five MoUs; India making 'sincere efforts' to conclude Teesta pact, says PM

Modi was on a two-day visit to Bangladesh to attend the celebrations of the 50th anniversary of its independence. This was his first travel abroad since the outbreak of COVID-19

West Bengal polls 2021: Narendra Modi's speech at Matua temple in Bangladesh violated MCC, claims Mamata Banerjee
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West Bengal polls 2021: Narendra Modi's speech at Matua temple in Bangladesh violated MCC, claims Mamata Banerjee

The first phase of the Assembly election was held in 30 constituencies on Saturday. The TMC chief addressed rallies in the state's Kharagpur, Narayangarh, and Pingla

New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Stiff back rules Tigers pacer Hasan Mahmud out of T20I series
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New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Stiff back rules Tigers pacer Hasan Mahmud out of T20I series

The BCB said Mahmud left for Dhaka on Saturday along with ODI captain Tamim Iqbal, who opted out of the T20I series for "personal reasons".