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  • Mortaza, Afridi praise Bangladesh debutant Mustafizur Rahman 3 days ago

    Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman bowled superbly on debut in the lone Twenty20 International against Pakistan and both the captains had some special words for him. Mustafizur returned with 2/20 from four overs on Friday that helped the home team to their first T20I win over Pakistan by seven wickets at the...
  • Sabbir, Shakib star as Bangladesh crush Pakistan in one-off T20I 3 days ago

    Shakib Al Hasan and Sabbir Rahman struck unbeaten half-centuries to lead Bangladesh to a comfortable seven-wicket victory over Pakistan in the lone Twenty20 on Friday. Bangladesh's first T20 win over Pakistan in eight matches followed a first series triumph in the one-day internationals. The two-test series starts on Tuesday. Shakib was...
  • Bangladesh name sqaud for one-off T20 against Pakistan 5 days ago

    Bangalore: Mustafizur Rahman and Litton Kumar Das earned maiden call-ups as the Bangladesh selectors named a 15-man squad to be led by Mashrafe Mortaza for the one-off Twenty20 International against Pakistan at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur on Friday. Mustafizur, a left-arm pacer who made his first-class debut in 2014, replaced...
  • Pakistan open Bangladesh tour with one-wicket loss in warm-up April 15, 2015

    Pakistan's tour of Bangladesh started off with a one-wicket defeat against Bangladesh Cricket Board XI (BCB XI) in a warm-up game at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah on Wednesday (April 15). Choosing to bat first, Pakistan made 268 for 9, and then reduced BCB XI to 259 for...
  • The best of AR Rahman April 9, 2015

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, music maestro AR Rahman talks about his musical journey. ...
  • AR Rahman talks about his relationship with Mani Ratnam April 5, 2015

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, music composer AR Rahman talks about his relationship with Bollywood director Mani Ratnam. ...
  • Bangladesh: Another blogger hacked to death in Dhaka March 30, 2015

    Dhaka: A 27-year-old Bangladeshi blogger was on Monday hacked to death by three machete-wielding suspected Islamists, a month after a prominent American writer was killed in a similar manner. Washiqur Rahman Mishu was stabbed to death in broad day light in Tejgaon Industrial area of Dhaka by three assailants with two...
  • বাংলাদেশের স্বাধীনতা দিবস ২০১৫: Google doodles Bangladesh Independence Day 2015 March 26, 2015

    A Royal Bengal Tiger looks up from a Mangrove swamp framed within a crimson sun in the 2015 Bangladesh National Day Google doodle. March 26 is commemorated as the Independence Day of Bangladesh to celebrate the country's declaration of independence from Pakistan in 1971. The declaration was made by Bangladesh's 'Father of...
  • AR Rahman partners with UN for International day of Happiness March 17, 2015

    United Nations: Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman has teamed up with the United Nations to contribute to a global music playlist to commemorate the International Day of Happiness on March 20. Rahman along with a host of superstars joined hands with the body and music streaming service 'MixRadio' to launch the '#HappySoundsLike'...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Background Score March 15, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • AR Rahman is excited about his upcoming 13-city US tour March 3, 2015

    Chennai: Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman is all set to start his three-month long North American tour from March 21. The 'Jai Ho' hitmaker will include material from throughout his 20-year career on the 13-city tour, which will come to an end on June 14 at Redmond in WA Marymoor Amphitheater. Titled...
  • 'OK Kanmani' trailer: Mani Ratnam, AR Rahman weave magic with this effervescent romance March 1, 2015

    Starring Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menen in lead roles, the film 'OK Kanmani' has been produced by Mani Ratnam's production house Madras Talkies. ...
  • AR Rahman's band NAFS debuts, performs at the Global Indian Music Awards February 25, 2015

    Mumbai: Music maestro AR Rahman's band NAFS gave its maiden performance here at the fifth edition of Gionee Star Global Indian Music Awards (GiMA). The awards ceremony took place Tuesday in the presence of the crème de la crème of the music and film fraternity. The ceremony, hosted by singer Mika Singh...
  • Golfer Siddikur hoping to defend Indian Open title February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Siddikur Rahman plans to bounce back from a run of poor results at his favourite hunting ground when he defends his title at the $1.5 million Indian Open which starts here on Thursday. The Bangladeshi uncharacteristically missed the cut in his last two events but hopes to rediscover his...
  • AR Rahman takes to Twitter to congratulate Ricky Kej on Grammy win February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Music maestro A.R. Rahman, who bagged two Grammys in 2010, has congratulated Indian artist Ricky Kej for winning the prestigious golden gramophone in Los Angeles. "Congrats on the Grammy win Ricky Kej. You have proved yet again that music is a credible choice, no matter where you are born...Wishing you...
  • AR Rahman enthrals audiences at Vadodara cultural festival January 28, 2015

    Vadodara: Noted musician AR Rahman enthralled the audience with his music and popular songs at the closing of the four-day Vadodara International Art and Culture Festival 'Vadfest' here. Rahman sang a couple of his own numbers like 'Dil Se' and concluded the three-and-half hour musical show last night with the rendition...
  • Vikram's 'I' hits the bull's eye; collects over Rs 100 crore in its opening weekend worldwide January 20, 2015

    Chennai: Filmmaker Shankar's Tamil magnum opus "I", despite mixed reviews, has managed to set the box office on fire by collecting over Rs.100 crore in its opening weekend worldwide. "The film has done exceptionally good business outside Tamil Nadu as well. In Kerala, it has set new records for a Tamil...
  • A R Rahman offers 'I' tickets to Doctors to show gratitude for treating his mother January 17, 2015

    Chennai: Double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman offered tickets of his latest Tamil outing 'I' to a group of doctors and their families of Apollo Hospital here as a token of gratitude for treating his mother when she was seriously ill. "Rahman believes it was these doctors who brought his mother back...
  • Oscars 2015 nominations: AR Rahman, Sonu Nigam, Bickram Ghosh out of the race January 16, 2015

    Los Angeles: India will be a no-show at the 87th Academy Awards as none of its probable contenders, including Oscar winner A.R. Rahman, have made it to the final nomination list, which was announced here Thursday. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences revealed the final nominations across all 24...
  • Oscar winner AR Rahman composes music for 'I' January 14, 2015

    Oscar and Grammy award winner AR Rahman teams up with Tamil cinema's visionary director Shankar for his film 'I' which releases in South Indian cinemas on Wednesday. ...
  • Haven't created visual effects for the sake of it, says 'I' director Shankar January 14, 2015

    Tamil cinema's visionary director Shankar's 'I' featuring superstar Vikram released on Wednesday. The film has been shrouded in secrecy for months and the film has Vikram donning multiple looks, including a werewolf-like beast, and a disfigured man. Shankar said, "I don't do visual effects for the sake of visual...
  • Between Takes: Vikram, Shankar, Rahman and Sreeram talk about 'I' January 10, 2015

    Speaking to CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Tamil actor Vikram, Writer Shankar, Music Director AR Rahman and Cinematographer PC Sreeram share their experiences behind the scenes of their upcoming Tamil romantic thriller 'I'. The movie is set to be released on January 14. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 7, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay January 7, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...