Bangladesh news

Dhaka attack: 19-year-old Indian girl among 20 hostages killed, PM Modi phones Sheikh Hasina

Bangladeshi security forces this morning ended the 12-hour long siege at the Holey Artisan Bakery in the high-security Gulshan diplomatic zone, killing six terrorists and capturing one alive.

Jul 02, 2016, 16:29 PM IST
Bangladesh hostage siege: What we know so far

Bangladesh hostage siege: What we know so far

Gunmen burst into a restaurant in the diplomatic quarter of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka around 9:20 pm on Friday night, as people were eating dinner.

Jul 02, 2016, 11:14 AM IST

Sohag Gazi reported for suspect bowling action

Bangladesh off-spinner Sohag Gazi has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during his side`s 177 runs loss in the second one-day International against the West Indies in Grenada.

Aug 24, 2014, 21:10 PM IST

10 killed in violent clashes in Bangladesh capital

Violent clashes between Bengalis and Urdu-speaking Biharis or stranded Pakistanis today left 10 people dead in Mirpur area here over the use of firecrackers overnight to celebrate an Islamic festival.

Jun 14, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Cyclonic storm `Mahasen` kills at least 14 in Bangladesh

At least 14 people were killed on Thursday as cyclonic storm `Mahasen` battered Bangladesh`s southwestern coastlines, damaging thousands of thatched houses and forcing evacuation of over one million people from low-lying areas.

May 16, 2013, 09:02 AM IST