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Sport

02:43  PM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Ashton Agar ruled out of remaining India ODIs

A fractured finger for left-arm spinner Ashton Agar is another setback for Australia after the tourists surrendered their ODI series 3-0 to India in Indore with two matches remaining, reports cricinfo

World

01:58  PM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Japan PM to dissolve parliament's lower house on Thursday

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to dissolve the lower house of parliament at the start of the extraordinary session on Thursday, a senior lawmaker of the Liberal Democratic Party said, paving the way for a snap election for the lower house, reports Reuters

Sport

01:50  PM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Neesham, Broom left out for India ODIs

Allrounder James Neesham and batsman Neil Broom will not be a part of the New Zealand side for the upcoming limited-overs tour of India in October, reports cricinfo

National

01:39  PM, 25 September 2017, Monday

1 killed in Chuadanga road accident

A man was killed as a passengers’ bus hit a rickshaw van he was riding at Monohorpur area under Jibannagar upazila in the district on Monday morning

World

11:55  AM, 25 September 2017, Monday

US expands travel ban to include N Korea

The United States has expanded its controversial travel ban to include people from North Korea, Venezuela and Chad, reports BBC

World

11:40  AM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Merkel re-elected amid nationalist rise

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been re-elected for a fourth term while nationalists have made a historic surge in federal elections, reports BBC

World

11:11  AM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Iraq's Kurdistan region holds independence vote

Voters are heading to the polls in a controversial independence referendum in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, reports BBC

Sport

10:02  AM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Sampdoria enjoy dominant win over AC Milan as Inter leave it late

Duvan Zapata won a family battle as he inspired Sampdoria to a 2-0 victory over AC Milan, reports PA Sport

Sport

09:33  AM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Pandya leads India to series win, No 1 ranking

But thanks to their wristspinners, and then their two expert death bowlers, India kept them to 293 for 6, taking five wickets and only conceding 77 in the last 14 overs, reports cricinfo

Sport

08:17  AM, 25 September 2017, Monday

Zaza fuels Valencia past Sociedad; Espanyol net big win

Striker Simone Zaza was Valencia's hero once again as he snatched victory in a five-goal thriller at Real Sociedad in which both sides were reduced to 10 men, reports PA Sport

World

09:33  PM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

3 Bangladeshi peacekeepers killed in Mali explosion

Three United Nations soldiers from Bangladesh were killed by an explosive device that detonated as they were escorting a convoy in northern Mali on Sunday, the West African country’s peacekeeping mission and Bangladesh’s military said, reports Reuters

Sport

02:10  PM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

Dybala hits two as Juve thrash Torino; Stephan stars for Roma

Juventus kept pace with Napoli at the top of Serie A with a thumping 4-0 win against 10-man derby rivals Torino, reports ESPNFC

Sport

01:42  PM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

Pakistan look to Sohail, Salahuddin in post-MisYou era

Haris Sohail, who last played first-class cricket in 2014, and Usman Salahuddin have inherited the hardest jobs in Test cricket - to follow in the footsteps of Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan

World

12:48  PM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

Germany votes as history beckons for Merkel, and far-right

Germans began voting in a national election on Sunday that is likely to see Chancellor Angela Merkel win a historic fourth term and a far-right party enter parliament for the first time in more than half a century, reports Reuters

National

12:26  PM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

Mother killed in fire, 2 children burnt

A woman was killed and her two children were burnt critically as fire broke out at house at Boithakhali area of capital’s Badda early Sunday

Sport

11:31  AM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

Real get much-needed win; Barca still perfect in La Liga

Dani Ceballos fired a La Liga debut double to ease pressure on boss Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid edged out Alaves 2-1, reports PA Sport

Sport

09:41  AM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

Man City, Man United stay on top; Chelsea, Liverpool both win

Manchester City and Manchester United both picked up their fifth Premier League wins of the season to stay top of the table, with Pep Guardiola's men only ahead of their rivals on goal difference, reports ESPNFC

Sport

09:14  AM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

Australia look to resolve batting woes to save series

With the advent of T20s, that trend is changing. Bowlers are honing and executing their defensive skills better than ever before, and the balance between bat and ball is slowly being restored

World

08:31  AM, 24 September 2017, Sunday

US bombers stage North Korea show of force

US bombers have flown close to North Korea's east coast to demonstrate the military options available to defeat any threat, the Pentagon has said, reports BBC

World

02:16  PM, 22 September 2017, Friday

Roadside bomb kills 4 in Southern Thailand: Security official

A roadside bomb planted by suspected Muslim insurgents killed four army rangers and wounded six, including a civilian, in southern Thailand on Friday, a security official said, reports Reuters

Lifestyle

01:48  PM, 22 September 2017, Friday

New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

Scientists have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates, reports BBC

Sport

01:39  PM, 22 September 2017, Friday

Test, ODI league structures could hinge on India-Pakistan ties

India-Pakistan, that old, festering wound, is potentially holding hostage cricket's attempts to devise a new international calendar, as the PCB has made it clear it will not sign up without clarity on bilateral matches with India, reports cricinfo

National

12:27  PM, 22 September 2017, Friday

5 of a family burnt in capital fire

Five members of a family, including three children, at capital’s Shyampur area were burnt as fire broke out at a building near Balur Math area early Friday

World

11:46  AM, 22 September 2017, Friday

Freedom fighter or curse? Man behind Rohingya insurgency

To his foes, Ata Ullah is a reckless amateur who has brought untold misery to hundreds of thousands of Rohingya after launching an insurgency in Myanmar

National

11:03  AM, 22 September 2017, Friday

PM Hasina proposes UN-monitored ‘safe zones’ in Myanmar

Bangladesh's prime minister on Thursday proposed creating UN-supervised safe zones inside Myanmar to protect Rohingya Muslims who are fleeing a military crackdown to seek refuge in her country, reports AFP

National

10:23  AM, 22 September 2017, Friday

Man killed in Jessore road accident

A man was killed a truck ran over the motorcycle he was riding at Naowapara bazaar under Avoynagar upazila in the district on Thursday evening

World

10:08  AM, 22 September 2017, Friday

DPRK say will make 'deranged' Trump pay dearly for UN speech

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un blasted US President Donald Trump as “mentally deranged” on Friday and vowed to make him pay dearly for threatening to destroy his country, hours after Trump ordered fresh sanctions over Pyongyang’s weapons programs, reports Reuters

Sport

08:36  AM, 22 September 2017, Friday

Kuldeep bags hat-trick as India defend 252

During the innings break, India may have felt they could defend 252 on an Eden Gardens pitch that had been a little two-paced through their innings. They may have expected even more help for their bowlers under lights - it was one of the reasons Virat Kohli had cited for choosing to bat first, reports cricinfo

Sport

02:41  PM, 21 September 2017, Thursday

Samarawickrama, Roshen Silva make Sri Lanka Test squad

Uncapped batsmen Sadeera Samarawickrama and Roshen Silva have earned call-ups to the Sri Lanka Test squad touring the UAE, reports cricinfo

Sport

02:05  PM, 21 September 2017, Thursday

India bat, Australia pick Richardson, Agar

Virat Kohli, the India captain, chose to bat for the second time in the series, and for the third time in a row when he has won the toss. Until this recent sequence, he had only chosen to bat once in 15 matches, reports cricinfo