With the hugely contentious NRC exposing communal faultlines in Assam, it has emerged that more Hindus than Muslims forged documents to find their way into the National Register of Citizens.
Five killed, 67 injured as Upaban Express derails in Bangladesh's Moulvibazar; railway ministry orders inquiry
At least five persons were killed and over 67 injured after five coaches of a passenger train veered off the tracks in Bangladesh's northeastern region on Sunday.
Bangladesh vs West Indies: Mehidy Hasan's career-best haul stifles Windies before Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar guide hosts to ODI series-clinching win
Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar slammed half-centuries as Bangladesh cruised to an eight-wicket win over the West Indies in the third and final one-day international to take the three-match series 2-1 on Friday.
Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe: Visitors' first away Test win in 17 years a welcome boost but stability crucial going ahead
While you can’t see Zimbabwe starting to take the world by storm - it is unlikely that they are going to start claiming really big scalps - if they can keep this group together in an atmosphere that has some stability things can improve.
Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe: Taijul Islam picks five-for in second innings as hosts require 295 more runs to win first Test
Opener Liton Das and Imrul Kayes remained unbeaten on 14 and 12 respectively as Bangladesh head into day four with another 295 runs needed to re-write the record books.
Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe, Highlights, 1st Test at Sylhet, Day 3, full cricket score: Hosts need 295 runs to win
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Highlights, Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe, 1st Test at Sylhet, Day 2, Full Cricket Score: Tendai Chatara and Sikandar Raza shine as visitors take big lead
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Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe, Highlights, 1st Test at Sylhet, Day 1, Full Cricket Score: Visitors 236/5 at Stumps
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Bangladesh student protests puts Sheikh Hasina govt on defensive, stirs opposition party's hopes of revival before general election
Sheikh Hasina's Awami League has taken a hit in the run-up to an election she was widely expected to win, after heavy-handed policing of demonstrations and a wave of arrests fuelled accusations that free speech is increasingly being curtailed.
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Mendis shines in 75-run win against hosts as visitors complete series sweep
Sri Lanka rode on Mendis' 70 off 42 deliveries to post 210-4 and then bowled out the hosts for 135 in Sylhet.
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Mendis shines in six-wicket victory as visitors snap losing streak in T20I
Mendis smashed 53 off 27 balls while Dasun Shanaka hit an unbeaten 42 as the visitors eased past Bangladesh's record total of 193-5 with 20 balls to spare.
Bangladesh opposition leader and former prime minister Khaleda Zia was jailed on Thursday for corruption but plans to appeal her five-year term, her lawyer said.
Devastating flooding in parts of Bangladesh has affected some 900,000 people and displaced thousands of families, officials said on Wednesday.
Dhaka: At least six persons, including two police officials, were killed and over 40 were injured in two explosions on Saturday near a militant hideout in Sylhet city, some 240 km from capital Dhaka, local police said.
Bangladesh on Monday banned an Islamist militant outfit that is believed to be behind the gruesome hacking deaths of three secular bloggers in recent months that have evoked outrage in the country and across the globe.