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India's Somnath in the role of Sheikh Kamal instead of Rawnak

Power generation capacity is 24,421 MW: Minister

5 people to be hanged in UP member murder case

Letter to NBR for tax exemption on India's gift vaccine

Indian High Commission inquires about the transportation and storage of vaccines

Navy's Ismail and Shirin the fastest man-woman in 100m sprint

Dhaka, January 16: The 44th competition of Bangabandhu National Athletics has started on Friday. The fastest man-woman of the country has been determined on the opening day of the competition. Mohammad Ismail and Shirin Akhter have become the fastest human beings like before. Both of them are naval athletes.

Bangladesh is a tough opponent, pacer Roach wants to keep the focus right

Dhaka, January 16: Ahead of the ODI series against Bangladesh, Kemar Roach, an experienced fast bowler of the West Indies has said he wants to keep focus and win matches as his team is touring with an inexperienced squad.

Hayden Walsh Jr ruled out of ODI series after testing positive for the coronavirus

Dhaka, January 15: West Indies cricketer Hayden Walsh Jr. has been ruled out of the ODI series against Bangladesh after testing positive for the coronavirus. He was allowed to travel to Bangladesh after receiving the Covid-19 'negative' certificate. The leg-spinner also tested negative after reaching Dhaka, however, Walsh Jr's result came positive in both the tests on Wednesday and Thursday. Now he won't be able to play the ODI series as he is in isolation.

200 runners from home and abroad took part in the Bangabandhu Marathon

Dhaka, January 11: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Dhaka Marathon-2021 has been held in Dhaka on the occasion of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's Homecoming Day. Two hundred national and international runners took part in the event. The marathon started from the Army Stadium in Banani at 6 am on Sunday (January 10) and ended at Hatirjheel in the capital.

West Indies team reach Dhaka

Own correspondent, Dhaka, 10 January 2021: The West Indies cricket team has finally arrived in Dhaka to play a three-match ODI and two-match Test series. The 36-member Caribbean team arrived at Hazrat Shah Jalal International Airport at 10:30 am on Sunday.

Sydney racial abuse: ICC condemns 

সিডনি: আন্তর্জাতিক ক্রিকেট কাউন্সিল (আইসিসি) সিডনি ক্রিকেট গ্রাউন্ডে অস্ট্রেলিয়া ও ভারতের মধ্যে চলমান তৃতীয় টেস্ট ম্যাচ চলাকালীন বর্ণবাদের ঘটনাগুলির তীব্র নিন্দা জানিয়েছে এবং ঘটনাগুলি তদন্তে ক্রিকেট অস্ট্রেলিয়াকে প্রয়োজনীয় সহায়তা দেওয়ার প্রস্তাব দিয়েছে।

200 athletes will run in Bangabandhu Dhaka Marathon

Dhaka, January 9: On the occasion of the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a marathon race will take place in the capital on January 10. A total of 200 local and foreign runners will be taking part in it.

West Indies cricketer Romario Shepherd out of squad after testing Covid-19 positive

Dhaka, January 8: West Indies cricket allrounder Romario Shepherd, who was due to travel to Bangladesh to take part in the natinal team's three ODI and two Test match series, has been ruled out after he tested positive for the coronavirus. Keon Harding has replaced him.

ICC rectifies mistake, Bangladesh back at ninth spot in Test cricket

Dhaka, January 8: After placing Afghanistan ahead of Bangladesh- at the ninth spot- in its latest Test rankings, the International Cricket Council has rectified its mistake and put Bangladesh back at its previous spot. 

DMP bolsters security ahead of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Dhaka Marathon 2021

Dhaka, January 5: The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has made all preparations to ensure flawless security on the occasion of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Dhaka Marathon 2021.

Mashrafe excluded from 24-member initial squad

Dhaka, January 4: After leaving the leadership, Mashrafe bin Murtaza lost his place in the squad. The country's most successful bowler did not get a place in Bangladesh's preliminary squad for the ODI series against the West Indies.

Shakib Al Hasan returns to Bangladesh

Dhaka, January 4: Bangladesh cricket team's world best all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has returned home ahead of the upcoming home series against West Indies.

Not taking any pressure to regain old form, says Shakib Al Hasan on comeback

Dhaka: All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan said that he is looking forward to making a comeback to international cricket, which will be totally different from the others he's made in his career.

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly hospitalised following sudden 'black-out'

Dhaka, January 2: Former Indian skipper and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president, Sourav Ganguly, has been admitted to Woodlands hospital in south Kolkata's Alipore area after he reportedly fainted at the gym.

Cricketer Shakib Al Hasan, wife expecting third child

Dhaka, January 1: Cricketer Shakib Al Hasan and wife Umme Ahmed Shishir are expecting their third child together. The cricketer took to social media to share the news.