Covid-19: Country witnesses records in daily deaths, new cases as 247 die within 24 hours
Underpass U-loop to be constructed on Dhaka-Chittagong highway
Power generation has increased to 13,793 MW under Sheikh Hasina's leadership
Containers from Chittagong port being moved to ICD to resolve congestion
Lockdown: Record 587 arrests, fine of Tk 14 lakh made in Dhaka on Sunday
FIFA Congress votes on future of Women’s World Cup hosting, to explore new competition opportunities
Zurich, May 22: The 71st FIFA Congress has unanimously voted to bring the bidding process for the hosting of the FIFA Women’s World Cup in line with the process for the men’s FIFA World Cup. The allocation of all future hosts will be voted on by the FIFA Congress, just as is the case with the FIFA World Cup, and will no longer be decided by the FIFA Council (as was still the case most recently in June 2020, when Australia and New Zealand were announced as hosts of the 2023 edition in a transparent vote).
Dhaka, May 20: The world is in turmoil due to the coronavirus pandemic. Several sporting events have been stalled and the latest entrant to the list is the Asia Cup.
Dubai, May 18: The ICC has concluded its investigation into the documentary programme ‘Cricket’s Match Fixers’ broadcast by Al Jazeera on 27 May 2018. No charges will be bought under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code against any of the five Participants to the Code who featured in the programme due to insufficient credible and reliable evidence.
Dhaka, May 18, 2021: Kazi Akram Ali, one of the best coaches of gymnastics in Bangladesh, is no more.
Colombo, May 12: Sri Lanka on Wednesday sacked one-day captain Dimuth Karunaratne and dropped him and several other big names from the squad for Bangladesh this week.
Dhaka, May 7: After the closure of the IPL due to the coronavirus, a complication was created with the return of Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman to Bangladesh. However, the duo finally reached Dhaka on a chartered flight on Thursday after overcoming that complication.
Dhaka, May 2, 2021: The Bangladesh team is now touring Sri Lanka. They will return to the country after completing the two-match Test series.
Dubai, April 30: Sri Lanka's Nuwan Zoysa has been handed a six-year ban from all cricket after he was found guilty of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.
Dhaka, April 26: Bangladesh have faced Sri Lanka in a two-match Test series. Tiger opener Tamim Iqbal shone with the bat at the International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele, Kandy.
Dhaka, April 22: Muminul Haque made a very bold decision on the grass-covered wicket of Pallekele. Sri Lankan captain Dimuth Karunaratne was happy with the Bangladesh captain's decision to bat first after winning the toss, but the batsmen surprised the host's fast bowlers who were in good form.
Dubai, April 20: Sri Lanka's Dilhara Lokuhettige has been banned from all cricket for eight years under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.
Mominul Haque's team will leave Dhaka for Sri Lanka on a chartered flight of Bangladesh Biman Airlines tomorrow at 12:30 pm to play this two-match Test series.
Zurich, April 10: Following the tender process for the Italian media rights to the FIFA World Cup 2022, FIFA has awarded the exclusive rights to the competition to Rai, the Italian national public service broadcaster.
Mumbai, April 3: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said that he has been hospitalised under medical advice, six days after testing positive for Covid-19.
Dhaka, March 26, 2021: After Shakib Al Hasan, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has allowed Mostafizur Rahman to play in IPL.