17 Sep 2014
Dhaka: Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Wednesday commuted to life imprisonment a death sentence handed to a top Islamist leader convicted of war crimes during the country's war of liberation in 1971, the prosecution said.
16 Sep 2014
Gros-Islet (Saint Lucia): Shivnarine Chanderpaul's phenomenal run of form against Bangladesh continued with the veteran West Indies batsman unbeaten on 63 in guiding his team to 208 for four, an overall lead of 427, at stumps on the third day of the second and final Test at the Beausejour Stadium.
17 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday decided to declare 40 districts as drought hit and suspended all revenue realisation in these districts. He also demanded Rs 6,061 crore package from the Centre for dealing with the natural calamity.
17 Sep 2014
Gros Islet: Spinner Sulieman Benn took five wickets and Jerome Taylor reached the milestone of 100 Test wickets as Bangladesh crumbled to a 296-run defeat late on the fourth day of the second and final Test against the West Indies at the Beausejour Stadium.
12 Sep 2014
Gros Islet (St. Lucia): The West Indies will have to do without talismanic opener Chris Gayle for the second and final Test against Bangladesh, starting on Saturday at the Beausejour Cricket Ground.
15 Sep 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has received nine percent excess rainfall till September 10, contrary to some earlier weather reports that predicted deficit during this South West monsoon season.
13 Sep 2014
Gros Islet (St. Lucia): West Indies' most capped player, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, is cherishing the 500th Test to be played by the regional side, and says it is a reminder of the rich cricketing heritage of the Caribbean.
11 Sep 2014
Dubai: Bangladesh paceman Al-Amin Hossain has become the latest bowler to be reported for a suspect action and has to undergo biomechanical tests within 21 days, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Wednesday.
10 Sep 2014
Dhaka: Bangladesh and India have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for enhanced cooperation in the fields of traditional medicine like Ayurveda and Unani, as World Health Organisation decided to lay an extra focus on the issue as an ‘important part of healthcare’ in the region.
09 Sep 2014
Dhaka: India and Bangladesh are all set to start a regular coastal shipping service, media here reported on Tuesday.