Bangladesh chief selector reluctant to
ESPNcricinfo.comBangladesh chief selector reluctant to continue in new systemESPNcricinfo.comBangladesh's chief selector Faruque Ahmed has said that he is reluctant to continue in his post if the BCB approves the proposed expansion of the selection committee during their next board meeting, which is likely to be held next week. The BCB's ...and more »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 6:11 am
Zimbabwe's Heath Streak quits Bangladesh -
The Indian ExpressZimbabwe's Heath Streak quits BangladeshThe Indian ExpressFormer Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak said he will quit as Bangladesh's fast bowling coach at the end of the month after deciding not to renew his contract. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said Streak, who has been linked with a coaching post at ...Heath Streak quits as Bangladesh bowling coachDeccan ChronicleHeath Streak Steps Down As Bangladesh Bowling CoachNDTVSports.comI will follow Bangladesh's progress closely, says outgoing bowling coach StreakBangladesh News 24 hoursWisden India -Cricket Countryall 7 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 6:01 am
Islamic State falsely claiming attacks in
Reuters Blogs (blog)Islamic State falsely claiming attacks in Bangladesh, govt minister saysReuters Blogs (blog)Islamic State is trying to ride a wave of religious radicalisation by falsely claiming a spate of killings in Bangladesh, a government minister said, adding there was enough evidence implicating domestic militant groups. Analysts say that as Islamic ...
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 4:43 am
Bangladesh tycoon charged with sedition
Arutz ShevaBangladesh tycoon charged with sedition after Israeli meetingArutz ShevaBangladesh police Thursday on charged a senior opposition official with sedition for allegedly plotting against the state when he met an Israeli government adviser, an official said, according to AFP. The move comes as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's ...BNP Leader Charged With Sedition Over Plot to Oust Bangladesh GovtOutlook IndiaBangladesh Charges Top Opposition Figure with SeditionbenarnewsPolice charge BNP's Aslam with sedition over 'plot with Israel to overthrow Bangladesh govt'Bangladesh News 24 hoursall 12 news articles »
Posted on 26 May 2016 | 5:46 pm
Coal India exploring export opportunity to
Coal India exploring export opportunity to BangladeshEconomic TimesCoal India subsidiaries — Bharat Coking Coal and North Eastern Coalfields — plan to supply coal to Bangladesh power companies. Coal is likely to be transported to Haldia port in West Bengal from where it could be forwarded through sea route to ports ...and more »
Posted on 26 May 2016 | 5:05 pm
Bangladesh special forces arrest four
Bangladesh special forces arrested four suspected Islamist militants in the southern port city of Chittagong on Monday and seized a stash of small arms believed to be destined for a nearby training camp, a senior commander said. Lieutenant Colonel Miftah Uddin, head of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in the Chittagong region, said his forces raided a hotel following a tip-off and arrested ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 8:29 am
Two killed as Bangladesh Islamists protest
Two student activists have been shot dead in Bangladesh, police said Monday, as the largest Islamist party tried to enforce a nationwide strike to protest at the execution of a senior leader. There were also reports of protesters firebombing vehicles around the country as tensions ran high following the execution late Saturday of Mohammad Kamaruzzaman, a leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:42 am
Bangladesh on alert after execution,
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Thousands of Bangladeshis poured onto the streets to applaud the execution of an Islamist party official on charges of crimes against humanity during the country's 1971 independence war, while security forces were on alert Sunday for a possible backlash from his supporters.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 12:51 am
Bangladesh executes Islamist party official
Authorities in Bangladesh on Saturday executed a senior Islamist party official convicted of crimes against humanity during the country's 1971 independence war against Pakistan, triggering a call for a nationwide general strike by the condemned man's supporters.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 6:27 pm
Bangladesh hangs Islamist leader for 1971
Bangladesh authorities hanged a top Islamist leader for overseeing a massacre during the nation's 1971 independence war against Pakistan, with hundreds of people in the capital Dhaka celebrating the death of a "war butcher". Security was tightened outside the jail and across the country as specially trained convicts took Mohammad Kamaruzzaman to a makeshift gallows and hanged him using a rope ...
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 6:23 pm
Priorities of Bangladesh
It refers the article “Towards a consensus on Bangladesh priorities” (August 14) by Bjorn Lomborg. The first priority must be building a consensus among the politicians and civil society about the form of government that will oversee the elections.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:14 am
Bangladesh arrests two more suspects over
DHAKA Bangladeshi police have arrested two more suspects in connection with the killing of an online critic of religious militancy. Militants have targeted secularist writers in Bangladesh in recent years, while the government has tried to crack down on ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:55 am
Next Big Thing In Bangladesh
Next Big Thing In Bangladesh --- Solar Irrigation Pumps | CleanTechnica Next Big Thing In Bangladesh — Solar Irrigation Pumps August 28th, 2015 by Anand Upadhyay If you have any interest in the off grid solar space, you would certainly be aware of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:59 am
Bangladesh blogger murder case: 2 more
DHAKA: Two more members of an al-Qaida-linked Islamist militant group in Bangladesh have been arrested in connection with the killing of a secular blogger who was brutally hacked to death here in the fourth such deadly attack this year in the country that ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:43 am
Bangladesh arrests 2 more suspects in
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh have arrested two more suspected members of a banned militant group thought to be behind the slaying of a secular blogger, the fourth such killing this year. Dhaka Metropolitan police official Mahbub Alam ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:21 pm
Bangladesh police arrest newspaper's acting
Police in Bangladesh on Thursday arrested the acting editor of a pro-opposition newspaper on several charges, including sedition.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 10:09 pm
Hardline Muslims rally in Bangladesh amid
Hundreds of thousands of members of a hardline Muslim group rallied in Bangladesh's capital on Saturday to demand authorities enact anti-blasphemy laws to punish people who insult Islam.
Posted on 6 April 2013 | 2:47 am
Bombs explode during general strike in
Suspected opposition supporters have exploded homemade bombs in Bangladesh's capital during a nationwide general strike called by government opponents. No one was injured in the blasts.
Posted on 26 March 2013 | 11:11 pm
Tornado in Bangladesh leaves 20 dead, 200
A tornado that ripped through 20 villages in eastern Bangladesh has killed 20 people and injured 200, a government official said Saturday.
Posted on 22 March 2013 | 8:36 am
Bangladesh's figurehead president dies at 84
Bangladesh's figurehead president, Zillur Rahman, died Wednesday at a hospital in Singapore. He was 84.
Posted on 19 March 2013 | 5:11 pm