India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 29, 2014
A team of the National Investigation Agency is likely to visit Bangladesh soon, following leads which have come up during the probe into the Burdwan blast, which has been linked to members of the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh, said sources.
World | Indo Asian News Service | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Bangladesh's largest Islamist party Jamaat-e-Islami on Wednesday called for a country-wide shut-down after its chief Motiur Rahman Nizami was handed down the death sentence for wartime atrocities allegedly committed during the country's 1971 Liberati...
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Nitin Gokhale, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday October 27, 2014
National Security Adviser Ajit Doval - who visited West Bengal regarding the Burdwan blast case today - is believed to have expressed displeasure that a jihadi hub from Bangladesh has mushroomed in the state without the knowledge of the Mamata Banerj...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday October 27, 2014
The International Cricket Council has so far suspended high profile bowlers like Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal, Sri Lanka's Sachitra Senanayake, Zimbabwe's Prosper Utseya and Bangladesh's Sohag Gazi in the last four months.
Monday October 27, 2014
Members of the LGBT community in West Bengal and Bangladesh have been cast in lead roles in Achena Bondhutto
AgenceFrance-Presse,AssociatedPress | Monday October 27, 2014
Bangladesh, who bowled out Zimbabwe for 114 in their second innings, recovered from 0-3 to scrape past the modest 101-run victory target for the loss of seven wickets on the third day.
India | Reported by Nitin Gokhale; Edited by Mala Das | Monday October 27, 2014
National Security Adviser Ajit Doval today met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee whose government has been accused of mishandling the investigation into the blast in Burdwan on October 2.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday October 26, 2014
Hosts Bangladesh, replying to Zimbabwe's first innings total of 240, were dismissed for 254 just before stumps on the second day at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday October 25, 2014
Shakib, who made his Test comeback after serving a three-month ban for poor discipline, led a three-pronged spin attack that strangled Zimbabwe on the slow wicket at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday October 25, 2014
Bangladesh were 27 for one in reply by stumps with Shamsur Rahman (eight) and Mominul Haque (14) at the crease after Shakib Al Hasan took six for 59 to bowl Zimbabwe out for 240 on Day 1 of the first Test.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Saturday October 25, 2014
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has said that all four persons arrested in connection with the blast in West Bengal's Burdwan on October 2 are members of the terror group, Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).
Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
Shoaib Malik, 32, last played for Pakistan in the World T20 Cup in Bangladesh this year but his last Test appearance was in August, 2010 and his last ODI appearance in the Champions Trophy in England.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 24, 2014
National Investigation Agency (NIA) chief Sharad Kumar arrived today in West Bengal's Burdwan district to take stock of the investigation into the October 2 blast in which militant outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh is suspected to have been invo...
World | Associated Press | Friday October 24, 2014
A former Bangladeshi Islamist party leader who was convicted of war crimes involving his country's 1971 independence war has died of a heart attack in a prison cell of a government hospital.
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Thursday October 23, 2014
The blast in West Bengal's Burdwan district has raised a question in intelligence circles. Is there a joint venture between Bangladeshi and Indian terror outfits? Most experts say the answer is a resounding yes.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Mohammad Ashraful was banned last year after he tearfully confessed on national television to helping fix matches in the scandal-tarnished Bangladesh Premier League. A local appeals panel? reduced the ban to five years including a two-year suspended ...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Mohsin Khan led Pakistan to Test series wins over Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and a whitewash over England in the UAE before Ashraf, who had replaced Butt as chairman, surprisingly didn't extend Mohsin's contract, instead bringing in Whatmore on a two-year...
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
A Bangladeshi court today ordered a police investigation into allegations that opposition leader Khaleda Zia hurt religious sentiments and incited communal hatred through her remarks.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
At least 25 people were killed in Bangladesh on Monday after two passenger buses collided head-on, police said.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday October 20, 2014
Severely thrashed by Iran, Jordan and Bangladesh in their previous matches, India will now have to win both their matches against the UAE and Jordan and hope Jordan or Bangladesh put a spanner in the works of Iran to stand a chance of topping the gro...