Chittagong

Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim lead Bangladesh fightback on Day 1 of 2nd Test

Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim lead Bangladesh fightback on Day 1 of 2nd Test

Sabbir and Mushfiqur arrested the slide with a 105-run stand for the fifth wicket.

Sep 04, 2017, 09:35 AM IST

Bangladesh landslides toll reaches 151

So far, 107 deaths have been reported from the Rangamati district, 35 in Chittagong, six in Bandarban, two in Cox`s Bazar and one in Khagrachhari.

Jun 15, 2017, 14:54 PM IST
Bangladesh steps up search for landslide victims

Bangladesh steps up search for landslide victims

The monsoon rains came two weeks after Cyclone Mora smashed into Bangladesh`s southeast, killing at least eight people and damaging tens of thousands of homes.

Jun 15, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

Bangladesh landslides toll reaches 137

Southeastern hilly districts of Chittagong, Bandarban and Rangamati are the worst affected districts

Jun 14, 2017, 10:23 AM IST
Heavy rain, landslides kill at least 134 in Bangladesh

Heavy rain, landslides kill at least 134 in Bangladesh

Police warned that the death toll would likely rise as emergency workers reached remote parts of the Chittagong Hills, where telephone and transport links had been cut.
 

Jun 13, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Heavy rains kill at least 46 in Bangladesh

Monsoon rains in Bangladesh`s southern hill districts frequently trigger deadly landslides.

Jun 13, 2017, 13:50 PM IST
How our brave Indian Navy personnel are rescuing people in Cyclone Mora-hit Bangladesh - PICS and VIDEOS

How our brave Indian Navy personnel are rescuing people in Cyclone Mora-hit Bangladesh - PICS and VIDEOS

Our Indian Navy personnel are known for helping our neighbours in distress.

May 31, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
Four Islamic State-linked militants killed in raid in Bangladesh: Police

Four Islamic State-linked militants killed in raid in Bangladesh: Police

Bangladesh has been hit by a spate of killings of liberals and members of religious minorities in the past few years.

Mar 16, 2017, 11:17 AM IST

Bangladesh militants in suicide blast as police move in

At least two Bangladeshi militants blew themselves up on Thursday after throwing grenades at police who surrounded a suspected extremist hideout outside the port city of Chittagong, police said.

Mar 16, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Angry batsman hurls stump, kills Bangladeshi teen during friendly cricket game

Angry batsman hurls stump, kills Bangladeshi teen during friendly cricket game

The batsman has been detained and will be prosecuted for causing unintentional death, police said.

Feb 06, 2017, 12:28 PM IST
Manohar Parrikar to meet Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina today

Manohar Parrikar to meet Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina today

Manohar Parrikar is the first Indian Defence Minister to visit Bangladesh since 1971.

Dec 01, 2016, 12:13 PM IST
15 temples vandalised, houses of Hindus looted in Bangladesh over Facebook post

15 temples vandalised, houses of Hindus looted in Bangladesh over Facebook post

At least 15 Hindu temples in Bangladesh were vandalised and properties worth lakhs were destroyed allegedly over allegations of disrespect shown to Islam on Facebook, triggering panic among the minority community in the Muslim-majority nation.

Oct 31, 2016, 19:19 PM IST
India vs England: Blow for Alastair Cook as Jimmy Anderson ruled out of 1st Test in Chittagong

India vs England: Blow for Alastair Cook as Jimmy Anderson ruled out of 1st Test in Chittagong

England are expected to field three spinners in the Chittagong Test, with the 39-year-old Gareth Batty expected to be selected.

Oct 19, 2016, 17:47 PM IST
BAN vs ENG, 1st Test: New dad Alastair Cook set to become most capped English player

BAN vs ENG, 1st Test: New dad Alastair Cook set to become most capped English player

Cook, who no longer plays ODI cricket, had been acclimatising with his teammates in Bangladesh before flying home last week for the birth of his second daughter.

Oct 18, 2016, 18:29 PM IST
Bangladesh vs England: Gary Ballance turns to Joe Root for spin tips

Bangladesh vs England: Gary Ballance turns to Joe Root for spin tips

England, who defeated Bangladesh in the three-match ODI series 2-1, will play two two-day warm-up fixtures in next four days as part of their preparation for the Test series.

Oct 13, 2016, 19:34 PM IST
All-round England cruise to series victory over Bangladesh

All-round England cruise to series victory over Bangladesh

The visitors` victory also ended Bangladesh`s unbeaten run of six consecutive series at home dating back from November 2014.

Oct 12, 2016, 23:46 PM IST
Anti-terrorist drive: Bangladesh arrests over 3,000; PM Hasina vows no mercy to those behind killings

Anti-terrorist drive: Bangladesh arrests over 3,000; PM Hasina vows no mercy to those behind killings

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday vowed to hunt down those behind the recent targeted killings of bloggers and minorities as police detained over 3,000 people, including 37 suspected Islamists, on the first day of a nationwide anti-terrorist drive.

Jun 11, 2016, 22:50 PM IST

Bangladesh bans multiple motorcycle passengers after attacks

Bangladesh`s home minister Monday announced a ban on motorcyclists carrying more than one passenger in an attempt to curb increasing numbers of deadly attacks by Islamic militants.

Jun 06, 2016, 20:02 PM IST

Christian man, top cop's wife brutally killed in Bangladesh

A Christian businessman was hacked to death in Bangladesh today by machete-wielding men near a church in an attack claimed by the Islamic State, hours after a top anti-terror police officer's wife was shot dead in the Muslim-majority nation that has been witnessing brutal assaults on minorities and secular writers.

Jun 05, 2016, 23:22 PM IST

10 killed Bangladesh local govt body polls violence

At least 10 people, including two candidates, were killed today in violence during the fifth phase of local government body polls in Bangladesh.

May 29, 2016, 00:17 AM IST