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Related News - Bangladesh

Bangladesh-India train services resume date announced

After nearly two years of suspension due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the passenger trains between Bangladesh and India will resume services. The Maitree and Bandhan Express trains will start operating on May 29 while Mitali Express will run from June 1.

11:14 20 May 2022

Chattogram Test ends in draw

The first Test of the two-match series between host Bangladesh and Sri Lanka ended in a draw in the final session of Day-5 at Chattogram today. 

16:42 19 May 2022

Sri Lankan team arrives in Dhaka to play two Tests

The Sri Lanka Cricket Team arrived in Bangladesh for a two-match Test series which is the part of ICC World Test Championship. The plane carrying the Sri Lankan team landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka at 12.15 pm, one hour late from the scheduled time today (Sunday).

15:03 8 May 2022

Bangladesh donates Tk 20cr medical aid to Sri Lanka

Bangladesh has sent emergency medicine to Sri Lanka. Medical aid worth Tk 20 crore will be sent to the country, said Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen. 

15:16 5 May 2022

Bangladesh up one notch in ICC T-20 rankings

Bangladesh have gained one position in the latest ICC T-20I rankings chart to occupy the eighth position. 

Bangladesh last played a T20 series against Afghanistan at home which ended in a 1-1 draw. That's why the Tigers notched up in the rankings. Now Bangladesh is eight position with 233 rating points.

17:52 4 May 2022

Shoriful expected to be available for Sri Lanka Tests

Bangladesh got some relief as pace bowler Shoriful Islam is expected to be available from the start of the upcoming home series against Sri Lanka. Shoriful was included in the Bangladesh squad for the opening Test subject to his fitness. The Bangladesh Cricket Board had recently sent Shoriful to Singapore to have an assessment for his abdominal issues which bothered him for a long time.

21:53 30 April 2022

China working on Rohingya repatriation: Ambassador Li Jimming

Li Jiming, China’s ambassador to Bangladesh, said Bangladesh and Myanmar are genuine friends of China. China is working to repatriate Rohingya in a short time by building a connecting bridge between the two countries.

19:08 28 April 2022

Bangladesh’s poverty reduces to 11.9pc: WB

Bangladesh’s estimated poverty declined to 11.9 percent in FY21 from 12.5 percent in FY20 following a strong economic recovery from the pandemic, says a new World Bank report.

21:22 13 April 2022

Bangladesh-India passenger train being resume

Bangladesh-India passenger train service is being resumed after being closed for a long time due to the COVID pandemic outbreak.

13:16 12 April 2022

Abahani getting walkover against Valencia

The match between Dhaka Abahani and Maldives’ Club Valencia is scheduled to be held in Sylhet on Tuesday in the AFC Cup play-off. Officials have already reached Sylhet to conduct the match. The Club Valencia from the Maldives was scheduled to arrive in Bangladesh at 9:30 pm yesterday (Sunday), however, they did not arrive. It can be assumed that the match is not happening, as a result, Abahani will get a walkover as per the rules.

12:29 11 April 2022

Elgar falls for 70

South Africa's captain Dean Elgar led the domination of the Bangladesh attack for most of the session as the home side reached 107 for one at lunch. After the launch break, Elgar was dismissed by Taijul Islam scoring 70, his third straight fifty in this series.The host lost their second wickets on133/2 in 32.5 overs. Elgar made 67 and 64 in the two innings of the first Test in which South Africa won by 220 runs.

18:03 8 April 2022

Khaled ends 52-run opening stand

Pacer Khaled Ahmed broke the 52-run opening stand of South Africa taking the wicket of Sarel Erwee. Before being dismissed in the last ball of the 12th over Erwee made 24. 

15:12 8 April 2022

Bangladesh eye level Test series against South Africa today

Putting behind their ignominious defeat in the first Test, Bangladesh are keen to hit back in style as they will take on the hosts South Africa for the second and final game of the two-match series today (Friday) at Port Elizabeth.

10:26 8 April 2022

No Bangladeshi cricketer gets team in `The Hundred`

No Bangladeshi cricketer got a team in the second edition of The Hundred tournament. 

17:32 6 April 2022

Bangladesh to maintain high growth in current financial year: ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has forecasted that Bangladesh will maintain high growth in the current fiscal year as well.

12:26 6 April 2022

Bangladeshis shot dead by terrorists in South Africa

A young man from Noakhali was shot dead by unidentified terrorists at his business establishment in Newlands area near Johannesburg, South Africa.

21:38 30 March 2022

Donald is optimistic about Bangladesh pacers

The pace bowling unit of the Bangladesh team is stronger now than at any time in the past. The Test line-up with Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, and Ebadat Hossain Chowdhury could be a threat to any opponent. And so Bangladesh's pace bowling coach Alan Donald thinks the fast bowlers are capable of winning Tests in South Africa.

16:52 29 March 2022

Bangladesh meet UN target with low-cost internet

Bangladesh has been able to meet the target set by the United Nations (UN) in 2021 over low-cost internet prices. 

14:34 28 March 2022

None can play game with Bangladesh: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina firmly declared that there is none who can play game with Bangladesh as well as play ducks and drakes with the fate of its people. 

09:52 27 March 2022

Google doodle celebrates Bangladesh’s Independence Day

Today is March 26, the Great Independence Day of Bangladesh. On this special day, the world’s most popular search engine Google has given a special doodle on its homepage. 

10:34 26 March 2022

Bangabandhu 2nd International Kabaddi-2022

Bangladesh beat Kenya, retain Bangabandhu Cup kabaddi title

Host Bangladesh has become the champion in ‘Bangabandhu 2nd International Kabaddi-2022’ organized by Bangladesh Kabaddi Federation. Bangladesh defeated Kenya by 34-31 points in the final match played at the Shaheed Nur Hossain National Volleyball Stadium on Thursday afternoon. 

18:54 24 March 2022

Bangladesh clinch historic ODI series over South Africa

Bangladesh have won the three-match ODI series 2-1 against South Africa at their den beating them by 9 wickets in the third and final game at SuperSport Park, Centurion. It is the first time Bangladesh won any series across formats in South Africa.

Batting first South Africa all out for 154 in 37 overs. In reply, Bangladesh chased it down losing 1 wicket in 26.3 overs.

22:07 23 March 2022

Shakib to return to Bangladesh tomorrow

Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is set to leave South Africa tomorrow (Thursday) for country as most of his family members are currently going through health crisis.

21:29 23 March 2022

Taskin bags five as South Africa fold for 154

Taskin Ahmed's second five-for helped Bangladesh to all out South Africa for 154 in 37 overs in the series-deciding third and final ODI at Centurian. Taskin took 5/35, his best bowling figure is 5/28.

20:10 23 March 2022