Salute to the man who cut off his own leg during 1971 war

Salute to the man who cut off his own leg during 1971 war

Major General Ian Cardozo was injured in the battle of Sylhet in Bangladesh in the 1971 war with Pakistan when he stepped on a landmine.

Bangladesh lynching: Victim's father accuses police of allowing perpetrator to flee

Bangladesh lynching: Victim's father accuses police of allowing perpetrator to flee

 The father of the teenage boy, who was beaten to death by a group of men in Bangladesh, has claimed that a police official in the north-eastern city of Sylhet took a bribe and helped one of the accused flee the country.

Bangladesh blogger killings: Kolkata residents demand justice

 Around 500 Kolkata residents, including bloggers and authors, have urged neighbouring Bangladesh to ensure protection of right to freedom of expression following the brutal killing of three of its bloggers in three months.

Third secular blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh

Third secular blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh

A masked gang wielding machetes hacked a secular blogger to death Tuesday in northeastern Bangladesh in the third such deadly attack since the start of the year, police said.

Twenty20 World Cup 2014: Ireland vs Netherlands – Live Score

Live updates from the 12th match of 2014 ICC World Twenty20, between Ireland and the Netherlands being played at Sylhet Stadium, Sylhet.

World Twenty20: UAE vs Zimbabwe – As it happened...

Live updates from the 11th match of 2014 ICC World Twenty20, between Afghanistan vs Nepal being played at Sylhet Stadium, Sylhet.

Chigumbura keeps Zimbabwe in hunt for Super-10 berth

Elton Chigumbura struck a fluent half-century as Zimbabwe notched up a five-wicket win over the United Arab Emirates in a qualifying match to keep themselves in the hunt for a place in the ICC World Twenty20 Championships here Friday.

UAE exits World T20 after 21-run defeat by Ireland

Debutants United Arab Emirates (UAE) have been sent crashing out of the World Twenty20 tournament on Wednesday following a 21-run defeat by Ireland, who won the Group B match in Sylhet by the Duckworth-Lewis method

World Twenty20: Netherlands vs Zimbabwe – As it happened...

Live updates from the seventh match of 2014 ICC World Twenty20, between the Netherlands and Zimbabwe being played at Sylhet Stadium, Sylhet.

Earthquake jolts northeast India, Bangladesh

An earthquake of moderate intensity rocked parts of northeast India and Bangladesh on Saturday, an official said in Agartala.