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Bangladesh move third ODI against India to Chattogram to avoid scheduled political protest in Dhaka
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Bangladesh move third ODI against India to Chattogram to avoid scheduled political protest in Dhaka

The Bangladesh Nationalist Party has scheduled a rally in Dhaka on 10 December and is expected to bring thousands of supporters into the capital, which prompted the board to shift the third ODI.

Hindus are under attack in Bangladesh: Why it is right time for Indian Muslims to stand up and protest
Opinion

Hindus are under attack in Bangladesh: Why it is right time for Indian Muslims to stand up and protest

Last week, barely eight months after the 2021 Durga Puja violence, Bangladesh was again rocked by anti-Hindu protests — this time over an allegedly offensive Facebook post about Islam

Bangladesh dismisses reports linking construction of Padma Bridge with China's BRI
World

Bangladesh dismisses reports linking construction of Padma Bridge with China's BRI

The Bangladesh foreign ministry's reaction came after a group called Bangladesh-China Silk Road Forum' last week announced it would hold a panel discussion on The Padma Bridge: An Example of Bangladesh-China Cooperation under Belt and Road Initiative on 22 June

Rajouri resident 'salutes' Prime minister Narendra Modi over government airlifting son from Dhaka after accident
India

Rajouri resident 'salutes' Prime minister Narendra Modi over government airlifting son from Dhaka after accident

Aslam Lone said his son Shoaib Lone is an MBBS student at Barind Medical College Dhaka and met with a car accident while travelling with four other people

Cross-Border bus service between India, Bangladesh resumes after 2 years suspension due to COVID-19
World

Cross-Border bus service between India, Bangladesh resumes after 2 years suspension due to COVID-19

The resumption in bus service comes after the rail service between India and Bangladesh resumed on 29 May. The train service between the two countries was suspended since March 2020 in view of the COVID-19 pandemic

PM Sheikh Hasina offers Chittagong Port for use by India as Jaishankar calls on her
Politics

PM Sheikh Hasina offers Chittagong Port for use by India as Jaishankar calls on her

The Bangladesh prime minister told the external affairs minister that enhanced connectivity will benefit them both, but it will particularly benefit India's northeastern region

Agartala-Kolkata bus service via Dhaka set to resume after two years
India

Agartala-Kolkata bus service via Dhaka set to resume after two years

The service will be available for six days in a week, except on Fridays, and the fare has been fixed at Rs 2,300 per passenger

Delhi most polluted capital city in 2021, 35 Indian cities in top 50: World Air Quality report
India

Delhi most polluted capital city in 2021, 35 Indian cities in top 50: World Air Quality report

As per the report that was released on Tuesday, Delhi is followed by Dhaka, N’Djamena, Dushanbe and Muscat

One dead, dozens feared missing in Bangladesh after freight carrier collides with ferry
World

One dead, dozens feared missing in Bangladesh after freight carrier collides with ferry

Ferry accidents are common in Bangladesh, with experts blaming poor maintenance, lax safety standards and overcrowding

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Nasum Ahmed, Liton Das help Tigers end T20 losing streak
First Cricket News

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Nasum Ahmed, Liton Das help Tigers end T20 losing streak

Nasum returned with career-best figures of 4 for 10 as Bangladesh bowled out Afghanistan for 94 runs in 17.4 overs after Liton's 60 off 44 balls guided the side to 155-8 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, 1st T20I in Dhaka highlights: Tigers win by 61 runs
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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, 1st T20I in Dhaka highlights: Tigers win by 61 runs

Follow live scores and updates of the 1st T20I between Bangladesh and Afghanistan at Dhaka

From vowing support to diplomatic offensive, how Parliament kept pressure on Indira govt to liberate East Bengal
India

From vowing support to diplomatic offensive, how Parliament kept pressure on Indira govt to liberate East Bengal

Parliament was in its Winter Session when Pakistan attacked India on 3 December, 1971. Three days later, Indira would announce the recognition of Bangladesh

President Ram Nath Kovind begins three-day visit to Bangladesh for 50th Victory Day celebrations
India

President Ram Nath Kovind begins three-day visit to Bangladesh for 50th Victory Day celebrations

The visit, which will conclude on 17 December, will include meets with Bangladesh president Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Foreign Minister Dr A K Abdul Momen

Asian Champions Trophy: Korea fight back to hold India to 2-2 draw
Sports

Asian Champions Trophy: Korea fight back to hold India to 2-2 draw

Trailing 0-2, Korea fought back after the change of ends and scored through Jonghyun Jang in the 41st minute and Sunghyun Kim in the 46th minute to stun the favourites and draw level

1971 war: How IAF’s air superiority helped in the early fall of Dhaka
India

1971 war: How IAF’s air superiority helped in the early fall of Dhaka

In the Bangladesh liberation war, the Indian Air Force had added more than a significant value in driving the operational outcome

Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Sajid Khan helps visitors pull off dramatic win in fading light
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Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Sajid Khan helps visitors pull off dramatic win in fading light

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan let Bangladesh's middle order in a brave resistance but could not salvage a draw as the hosts' last wicket fell just minutes before sunset.

Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Captain Mominul tells team to 'close ears' ahead of Tests
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Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Captain Mominul tells team to 'close ears' ahead of Tests

The series follows a dismal run in Twenty20 internationals, with Bangladesh losing eight consecutive matches. Five losses at the World Cup were followed by a three-nil whitewash at home by semi-finalists Pakistan

Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Shaheen Afridi apologises to Afif Hussain for directing throw at him
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Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Shaheen Afridi apologises to Afif Hussain for directing throw at him

Shaheen has also been fined 15 percent of match fees for his actions on Saturday.

Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Visitors survive top-order collapse to win first T20I by four wickets
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Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Visitors survive top-order collapse to win first T20I by four wickets

The visitors restricted Bangladesh to a measly 127-7 as the hosts won the toss and elected to bat first at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium

Pakistan look to keep World Cup momentum in T20Is as Bangladesh aim to start afresh
Sports

Pakistan look to keep World Cup momentum in T20Is as Bangladesh aim to start afresh

Babar's side stormed through the Super-12 phase of the Dubai tournament with five straight victories before a shock five-wicket loss to eventual winners Australia in the semi-final.