Bangladesh

  • Kohli leads India's chase against Bangladesh 26-02-2014 11:44 PM

    Virat Kohli along with Ajinkya Rahane put up a 213-run stand to help India overhaul Bangladesh's target of 280. ...
  • Bangladesh support revamp after Test status assurance 30-01-2014 08:59 PM

    The 'Big three' are one vote away for the revamp to be completed after Bangladesh accepted the restructuring of ICC. ...
  • The Last Word: Were Bangladesh general polls credible or just a sham? 07-01-2014 10:55 PM

    Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is once again set to form government with her party Awami League clearly sweeping the general elections. The principal opposition party did not take part in the elections and had allegedly participated in violence that resulted in the death of 21 people. ...
  • Bangladesh: Voting begins amid violence, 6 dead, 60 polling stations torched 05-01-2014 12:15 PM

    In Bangladesh voting for the parliamentary elections has started amid opposition protests that have left at least 6 people dead. Over 10 people have also been injured. Anti-government groups torched at least 60 polling stations on Saturday. The election commission has set up over 18,000 polling stations across the country....
  • India-B'desh land agreement likely to be discussed in Monsoon Session 05-08-2013 01:30 PM

    The Protocol on Land Boundary Agreement was signed between India and Bangladesh in 2011 but its actual implementation is still pending. Both the houses of Parliament is expected to take it up in the Monsoon Session. ...
  • Bangladesh: Court cancels registration of Jamaat-e-Islami 01-08-2013 04:20 PM

    A Bangladesh court on Thursday canceled the registration of Jamaat-e-Islami as a political party. The party will now be not allowed to participate in future elections. ...
  • Bangladesh building collapse: Woman rescued alive after 17 days 15-05-2013 11:34 PM

    Reshma told reporters that she survived on filthy water and a few biscuits as everyone around her died. ...
  • Survived only on 2 bottles of water: Bangladesh survivor 11-05-2013 10:20 AM

    Hundreds of onlookers burst into cheers as army engineers pulled out a woman from the basement of the building after 17 days. ...
  • Bangladesh building collapse: PM Sheikh Hasina defends govt 03-05-2013 12:28 PM

    Five hundred fifty people lost their lives in a building collapse in Bangladesh but Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is defending her government saying there was nothing that could have been done to prevent the tragedy. ...
  • Survivor of Bangladesh building collapse recalls horror 26-04-2013 03:57 PM

    Search operation is still on for hundreds of people after a buidling collapse in Dhaka killed more than 250 people. More than 40 people have been rescued since Thursday from the Rana Plaza building near Dhaka, which housed clothes factories. The collapse has sparked angry protests against poor building safety...
  • 30 Minutes: Inside Bangladesh 17-03-2013 04:42 PM

    Bangladesh is resonating with nationalist chants that are demanding justice for war crimes of 1971. ...
  • Bangladesh: One policeman dead as JI scales up agitation after tribunal verdict 10-03-2013 10:00 PM

    Protests in Dhaka pressing for a ban on the Jamaat-e-Islaami continued after its vice president was sentenced to death for 1971 war crimes by a tribunal. ...
  • The Last Word: How should we understand the momentous political developments in Bangladesh? 05-03-2013 10:31 PM

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday night sent a strong message to Bangladesh, rocked by violence, counselling that political differences be resolved through dialogue and communal peace and harmony maintained. ...
  • President's meeting with Zia called off due to security concerns: Ranjan Mathai 04-03-2013 10:09 AM

    Bangladesh's key Opposition leader Khaleda Zia cancelled a plan meeting with President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday. ...
  • Bangladesh protests: Four Jamaat activists shot dead by police 25-02-2013 08:32 AM

    The Jamaat activists have been demanding punishment for bloggers who they accuse of maligning Islam. ...
  • Special report: Protests in Bangladesh over war crimes tribunal 21-02-2013 03:22 PM

    This week on World View: Protests in Bangladesh over war crimes tribunal, a special report from Dhaka and the documentary No Fire Zone has set off a new round of protests over alleged human rights violation by Sri Lanka forces during 2009. Is it propaganda or proof of brutality: Should...
  • Bangladesh: Don't mix religion with our political scenario, say protesters 17-02-2013 11:36 AM

    Over one lakh protesters took to the streets in Dhaka after the murder of a blogger, demanding death penalty for those found guilty of war crimes in 1971. ...
  • Massive fire tragedy in Bangladesh, 121 killed 25-11-2012 02:11 PM

    More than a 120 people are dead in a major fire at a cloth factory near Dhaka in Bangladesh. ...
  • ICC needs to keep tab on T20 leagues 08-10-2012 11:19 PM

    A new channel carried out a sting operation exposing umpires agreeing to fix Twenty20 matches in return for financial benefits. ...
  • Spirited Bangladesh go down fighting 26-09-2012 09:26 AM

    Bangladesh gave Pakistan a run for their money in their second group match but eventually lost the match thanks to some poor bowling. ...
  • Secret Kitchen: The World Cup special 13-03-2011 06:45 PM

    Bikramjit gets you the best food from the hosting nations of the cricket World Cup 2011, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. ...
  • B'desh: Nobel Laureate rubbishes fraud charge 17-02-2011 10:58 AM

    Prof Mohammad Yunus, founder of the pioneering microcredit institution 'Grameen Bank', thwarted the allegations of fraud against him. ...
  • ULFA leader Rajkhowa agrees for peace talks 03-12-2009 11:34 PM

    The military wing of the ULAF are against any talks for peace. ...
  • Killers of Bangladesh's founding father to be hanged 19-11-2009 09:35 PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina broke down when she heard the verdict. ...
  • Bangladesh bans YouTube for posting PM's recordings 10-03-2009 03:59 PM

    Army officers are heard accusing Sheikh Hasina's govt in the recordings. ...
  • Watch: Bangladesh border guards rebel, take hostage 26-02-2009 01:40 AM

    Dhaka was rocked this morning as the border guards of the country. ...
  • Watch: Bangladesh polls, Sheikh Hasina wins 30-12-2008 09:07 PM

    Last year, Hasina was jailed on corruption charges, which she dismissed as politically motivated. ...
  • It's important to understand why I'm leaving: Taslima 19-03-2008 02:49 AM

    Taslima says she has been forced to leave India because of extreme stress. ...
  • Army tries mare power to break ice with B'desh 25-02-2008 10:00 PM

    Ajinkya Rahane and Varun Aaron hope to make the most of their selection in India's ODI squad. ...