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Bangladesh to build memorial as tribute to Indian soldiers martyred in 1971 war

On the other hand, Quazi Rosy, Member of Parliament, Bangladesh was of the opinion that this war memorial for Indian soldiers will further strengthen ties. 

Dec 16, 2018, 21:07 PM IST

Bangladesh vows improved cricket pitches after ICC rebuke

Bangladesh's cricket board on Thursday promised to improve pitches for international Tests after its two best venues were rated "below average" by the sports governing body following the Sri Lanka series.

Feb 15, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

1st Test: Mominul Haque's record tons earn Bangladesh a draw against Sri Lanka

Mominul, who made 176 in the first innings, hit 105 off 174 balls on Sunday to become the first player from Bangladesh to score a century in both the innings of a Test.

Feb 04, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva lead Sri Lanka run fest in Chittagong

Kusal Mendis and Dhananjaya de Silva piled on the runs to put Sri Lanka in a comfortable position on the third day of the first Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong on Friday.

Feb 02, 2018, 17:36 PM IST

1st Test: Sri Lanka come up with strong reply to Bangladesh's mammoth total

Sri Lanka reached 187-1 at stumps on the second day, replying to Bangladesh`s 513, in the first Test in Chittagong on Thursday.

Feb 01, 2018, 18:43 PM IST

1st Test: Sri Lanka toil as Mominul ton powers Bangladesh to 374/4 on Day 1

Mominul Haque hit a towering century to help Bangladesh take opening day honours in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Chittagong on Wednesday. He hit an unbeaten 175 as the hosts reached 374/4 at stumps after electing to bat first at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium.

Jan 31, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

Bangladesh recall Abdur Razzak for first Test against Sri Lanka

Razzak has replaced the injured Shakib Al Hasan for the first Test starting Wednesday in Chittagong.

Jan 29, 2018, 13:17 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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