Sunday 21 October 2018, 3:10 pm
India bowl first; Pant, Thomas and Hemraj make debuts                    Bangladesh opt to bat first in series opener                    Riyadh admits Khashoggi died in Istanbul mission                    Clashes at market kill 55 in Nigeria                    US to leave nuclear treaty with Russia                    

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02:40  PM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

India bowl first; Pant, Thomas and Hemraj make debuts

India inserted West Indies on what they expected to be a good batting track that should not deteriorate during the first ODI of the five-match series


02:31  PM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

Bangladesh opt to bat first in series opener

Tigers captain Marshrafi Mortaza has won the toss in the series opener against Zimbabwe at the Sher-e-Bangla national stadium in Dhaka on Sunday afternoon


02:01  PM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

Riyadh admits Khashoggi died in Istanbul mission

Saudi Arabia admitted Saturday that critic Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its Istanbul consulate, as world powers demanded answers and mystery surrounded the whereabouts of his body


01:08  PM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

Clashes at market kill 55 in Nigeria

Sectarian violence sparked by a spat at a market has left 55 people dead in Nigeria's northern Kaduna state


12:54  PM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

US to leave nuclear treaty with Russia

The US will withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty with Russia, President Donald Trump has confirmed


11:14  AM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

Mismatch on the cards as fragile WI take on Kohli's India

It is never good news for a series when the build-up talk is more around who is missing rather than who is playing


10:39  AM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

La Liga
Atletico held by Villarreal; Real lose

Struggling Villarreal held Atletico Madrid to a 1-1 draw at home on Saturday and were unfortunate not to win the game after squandering a number of chances in the second half


09:05  AM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

Serie A
Ronaldo scores 400th goal in Europe's top 5 leagues

Cristiano Ronaldo's 400th goal in Europe's top five leagues was not enough to extend Juventus' perfect start in Serie A to nine games


08:32  AM, 21 October 2018, Sunday

Depleted Bangladesh face Zimbabwe at home

Zimbabwe and Bangladesh know each other intimately. The teams have played each other far more than they have anyone else, and have a rich shared history


09:29  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

'Showcase Korea 2018' begins Friday

A two-day exhibition of all Korean products titled ‘Showcase Korea 2018’ is going to be held for the second time in the capital tomorrow, according to a press release here on Thursday


09:16  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Go abroad with training, PM to overseas job-seekers

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today advised the overseas job-seekers to take proper training before going abroad


07:59  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Bijoya Dashomi Friday

Bijoya Dashomi of the five-day Sarodia Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of the Hindu community, will be celebrated on Friday


07:11  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

ACC quizzes Transcom’s Latifur over loan scams

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) quizzed Transcom Group Chairman and CEO Latifur Rahman over allegations of amassing wealth beyond known sources of income and laundering money abroad


06:15  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Decision on AL's alliance soon: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Thursday said whether the size of AL-led grand alliance will get bigger or not depends on the actual political situation and polarization


05:25  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Saudi Prince wants to be BD's development partner

Saudi Crown Prince, Deputy Premier and Defense Minister Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz has highly appreciated Bangladesh’s tremendous development under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina


04:48  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

PM offers ziarat at Prophet at Masjid Al-Nabawi

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, now on a four-day official visit to Saudi Arabia, offered ziarat of the Rawza Mubarak of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) at Masjid Al-Nabawi here last night


04:03  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

People believe polls to be fair: Amu

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu, also ruling Awami League senior leader, on Thursday said everybody believes that the next general election will be held in a fair manner.


03:43  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

JS polls schedule in first week of Nov

Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed on Thursday said Election schedule for the next parliamentary polls will be announced in the first week of November


01:18  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

US opposed to Koreas' plan for no-fly zone over border: sources

The United States opposes a plan by South and North Korea to set up a no-fly zone over their heavily fortified border


12:34  PM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Gun attack at Crimea college kills 19

At least 19 people have been killed and dozens more wounded in a shooting at a college in Russian-annexed Crimea


11:57  AM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

US requests Khashoggi 'murder' tape

The US has asked Turkey for a recording said to provide strong evidence that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed at Istanbul's Saudi consulate


11:10  AM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Legendary singer Ayub Bachchu dies

Famous musician and singer Ayub Bachchu died at a local hospital in the capital on Thursday morning


09:17  AM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Pakistan's Kaneria admits fixing guilt at last – report

Pakistan's Danish Kaneria has finally admitted his role in a fixing scandal that led to the imprisonment of former Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield after six years of denials


08:21  AM, 18 October 2018, Thursday

Morgan guides chase in shortened game as England go 2-0 up

England have taken a 2-0 series lead over Sri Lanka after victory in another rain-affected match in Pallekele


09:30  PM, 17 October 2018, Wednesday

'Jatiya Oikya Front will restore democracy'

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday said Jatiya Oikya Front, led by Dr Kamal Hossain, has been formed to ‘restore’ democracy 


07:51  PM, 17 October 2018, Wednesday

BNP-Jamaat hatching conspiracies: Nasim

Ruling Awami League Presidium Member Mohammad Nasim on Wednesday urged people of the country not to get confused with the campaign of the BNP-Jamaat alliance saying they are trying to foil the next general election


07:11  PM, 17 October 2018, Wednesday

18 killed in Russia's Crimea bomb attack

At least 18 people have been killed and dozens more wounded in an explosion at a college in Russian-annexed Crimea


06:42  PM, 17 October 2018, Wednesday

SA Group MD arrested over loan forgery

Md Shahabuddin Alam, managing director of Chattogram-based SA Group and director of Mercantile Bank, was arrested today for loan forgeries


06:26  PM, 17 October 2018, Wednesday

PM calls on Saudi King

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday had an audience with Saudi King and Custodian of Two Holy Mosques Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud at Royal Palace in Arga


05:58  PM, 17 October 2018, Wednesday

Indian minister MJ Akbar resigns

Editor-turned-politician MJ Akbar has resigned as the Minister of State for External Affairs amid sexual harassment allegations by several of his former colleagues