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Toll rises to 30, over 370 wounded in PoK after earthquake of 5.8-magnitude jolts north-eastern Pakistan
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Toll rises to 30, over 370 wounded in PoK after earthquake of 5.8-magnitude jolts north-eastern Pakistan

In October, 2015, a 7.5-magnitude quake in Pakistan and Afghanistan killed almost 400 people, flattening buildings in rugged terrain that impeded relief efforts. Pakistan was also hit by a 7.6-magnitude quake on 8 October, 2005, that killed nearly 90,000 people in PoK and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

22 dead, 200 injured as earthquake measuring 5.8 strikes Mirpur town in Pakistan occupied Kashmir
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22 dead, 200 injured as earthquake measuring 5.8 strikes Mirpur town in Pakistan occupied Kashmir

Magnitude 5.8 quake struck 23 km north of Jhelum, roughly 120 km southeast of Pakistan’s capital Islamabad

Around 3,000 homeless as fire guts Bangladesh slum; no casualties reported as residents were away celebrating Eid, say officials
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Around 3,000 homeless as fire guts Bangladesh slum; no casualties reported as residents were away celebrating Eid, say officials

About 3,000 people in Bangladesh were left homeless after a massive fire consumed several hundred shanties in a slum on the northern outskirts of the capital city of Dhaka

Highlights, Tri Nation series, Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe in Dhaka, Full cricket score: Chandimal and Co win by 5 wickets
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Highlights, Tri Nation series, Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe in Dhaka, Full cricket score: Chandimal and Co win by 5 wickets

Catch all the live scores and updates from Tri-nation series match between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka

Govt must resist RSS' call to integrate Jammu and Kashmir: Move could bolster China-Pakistan axis
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Govt must resist RSS' call to integrate Jammu and Kashmir: Move could bolster China-Pakistan axis

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's call for to integrate Jammu and Kashmir could fuel fresh trouble in the state while also bolstering China-Pakistan axis in the region

Bangladesh vs Australia: Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan divided in upbringing, but united in fuelling Tigers' growth
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Bangladesh vs Australia: Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan divided in upbringing, but united in fuelling Tigers' growth

Shakib al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal have already attained legendary status in the history of cricket.

Bangladesh vs Australia, 1st Test: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming
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Bangladesh vs Australia, 1st Test: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming

Here's how you can catch all the live action of the first Test between Bangladesh and Australia.

Bangladesh vs Australia: Hosts will bank on spin-friendly conditions to castle rusty Steve Smith and Co
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Bangladesh vs Australia: Hosts will bank on spin-friendly conditions to castle rusty Steve Smith and Co

The blueprint of success is ready for Bangladesh. Now it is all about execution. If rain doesn’t play spoilsport, we can expect 10 days of competitive Test cricket in this series.

Sheikh Hasina in India: Bangladesh PM should return home with her head high, notwithstanding the BNP threat
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Sheikh Hasina in India: Bangladesh PM should return home with her head high, notwithstanding the BNP threat

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina deserves kudos, not brickbats, from Bangladesh people for the three defence MOUs that she has signed with India. Of course, for the BNP, it does not make any sense; but then it is understandable given its anti-India and pro-fundamentalist and terrorist past.

Bangladesh vs England: Mashrafe Mortaza won't apologise for spat during second ODI
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Bangladesh vs England: Mashrafe Mortaza won't apologise for spat during second ODI

The ICC had fined Mortaza and batsman Sabbir Rahman 20 percent of their match fees because match officials deemed the duo had overstepped the mark.

PoK: Locals, political parties allege 21 July polls were rigged, hold massive protests
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PoK: Locals, political parties allege 21 July polls were rigged, hold massive protests

Protests erupted across Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) as locals hit the streets over 21 July polls which they claim to have been rigged by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) which bagged 32 out of 41 seats.

Ignore the Dhoni-Taskin morphed graphic: Violent imagery has been part of cricket for a while now
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Ignore the Dhoni-Taskin morphed graphic: Violent imagery has been part of cricket for a while now

Violent imagery isn't new in sport, stop running around like headless chickens over it

Asia Cup 2016: First the storm, then the calm as Kohli, Dhawan and Dhoni script the perfect chase
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Asia Cup 2016: First the storm, then the calm as Kohli, Dhawan and Dhoni script the perfect chase

The sixth Asia Cup title and Dhoni's fourth multi-national tournament win ensured India's warm-up to the ICC World T20 has been near-flawless.

Bangladesh's effort on the field left a lot to be desired but they will take heart from Asia Cup campaign
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Bangladesh's effort on the field left a lot to be desired but they will take heart from Asia Cup campaign

In the end, home conditions ironically seemed to conspire against Bangladesh. First the rain shortened the game, thus stacking the odds even more in favour of India’s power-based batting.

We are on track for World T20, says MS Dhoni after Asia Cup triumph
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We are on track for World T20, says MS Dhoni after Asia Cup triumph

As India lifted the Asia Cup trophy without losing a single match in the tournament, skipper MS Dhoni said they were well on track for the World Twenty20, beginning in two days time.

Hope Asia Cup final defeat doesn’t affect us in World T20, says Bangladesh captain Mortaza
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Hope Asia Cup final defeat doesn’t affect us in World T20, says Bangladesh captain Mortaza

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza is dejected that his team was not able to gift the cricket crazy home fans a victory which would have been "huge" for them but at the same time wants to quickly shrug off the disappointment ahead of their ICC World T20 campaign.

Champions! India clinch record sixth Asia Cup title after a comprehensive win over Bangladesh
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Champions! India clinch record sixth Asia Cup title after a comprehensive win over Bangladesh

ndia clinched the Asia Cup trophy for a record sixth time after beating hosts Bangladesh by eight wickets, riding on Shikhar Dhawan's scintillating 44- ball-60 in a rain-truncated final

Complete domination: Kohli, Dhawan power India past Bangladesh for sixth Asia Cup trophy
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Complete domination: Kohli, Dhawan power India past Bangladesh for sixth Asia Cup trophy

India clinched the Asia Cup trophy for a record sixth time after beating hosts Bangladesh by eight wickets, riding on Shikhar Dhawan's scintillating 44- ball-60 in a rain-truncated final.

Asia Cup 2016 Final: Can Bangladesh's tigerish aggression halt India's excellent winning run?
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Asia Cup 2016 Final: Can Bangladesh's tigerish aggression halt India's excellent winning run?

Unstoppable so far with clinical performances, a formidable India will square off against a passionate and sprightly Bangladesh in their quest for continental supremacy in the final of the Asia Cup Twenty20

Asia Cup T20 2016: Unbeaten India take on home favourites Bangladesh in unexpected final
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Asia Cup T20 2016: Unbeaten India take on home favourites Bangladesh in unexpected final

Top-ranked India crushed Bangladesh by 45 runs in the opening match of the Asia Cup, but the hosts have since executed a turnaround, winning three matches on the trot to qualify for the final