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Neighbouring countries' problems should be resolved through dialogue and compromise: PM Hasina

Criminal activities leading to border killings: S Jaishankar

Correction of freedom fighters list by March 15

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres congratulates Bangladesh for moving from LDC to developing country

No committee found anything "unusual" in the investigation into Mushtaq's death

Badal Roy's daughter Brishti made permanent member of Mohammedan

Dhaka, February 23: Legendary footballer Badal Roy, who player for over a decade in Mohammedan and later became its official, passed away on November 22, 2020. Following her father's demise, Roy's daughter Brishti has been made a permanent member of the club after officials approved her appeal.  

Analogue and digital: More than 7,50,000 people engage with FIFA Museum in pandemic-dominated 2020

Zurich, January 30: Despite the Covid-19 crisis and the resulting closure for several months, as well as further reduced opening hours and a significant decline in international visitors to the city, 7,66,834 people either enjoyed a trip to the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich or engaged with its digital content in 2020, an official release said on Friday.

Football: New composition of Egyptian Football Association normalisation committee

Dhaka, December 22: FIFA on Friday appointed three members in accordance with the Bureau of the FIFA Council decision to extend the mandate of the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) normalisation committee until 31 January 2021 and to reduce its composition to three members, an official release said.

Normalisation committee appointed for Haitian Football Association

Dhaka, December 12: The Bureau of the FIFA Council (the Bureau) has decided to appoint a normalisation committee for the Haitian Football Association (FHF) in accordance with art. 8 par. 2 of the FIFA Statutes.

UEFA preliminary draw for FIFA World Cup 2022: Seeded teams confirmed

Dhaka, November 27: As excitement mounts ahead of the UEFA preliminary draw for the FIFA World Cup 2022 that is due to take place on 7 December at 18:00 CET as a virtual event in Zurich, Belgium, were on Friday confirmed as the top-seeded team in Pot 1 following the publication of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking.

PM Hasina condoles the death of legendary footballer Diego Maradona

Dhaka, November 26: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed deep grief over the death of football legend Diego Maradona.

Bangladesh condoles death of footballer Badal Roy

Dhaka, November 23: Badal Roy, the legendary footballer of the eighties, died after a long illness. Badal Roy, the beloved of the stadium, breathed his last at 5:35 pm on Sunday while undergoing treatment at Bangladesh Medical College in Dhanmondi.

The Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 to be held on 17 December

Dhaka, November 22: The Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 will take place on 17 December, an official press release notified.

Football: Adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee sanctions Yves Jean-Bart

Dhaka, November 20: The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee has found Yves Jean-Bart, the President of the Haitian Football Association (FHF) and former FIFA standing committee member, guilty of having abused his position and sexually harassed and abused various female players, including minors, in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics, an official press release said.

Football: Bangladesh win 2-match series 1-0 against Nepal

Dhaka, November 18: After a goalless draw in the second match on Tuesday, host Bangadesh won the two-match series 1-0 against Nepal in the Fifa Friendly series.

Former footballer Badal Roy diagnosed with cancer

Dhaka, November 16: Former footballer Badal Roy had been suffering from various diseases for a long time. After running various tests the star footballer has been diagnosed with deadly liver cancer.

Football: Bangladesh beat Nepal after five years in FIFA friendly

Dhaka, November 14: Bangladesh defeated Nepal 2-0 in a FIFA friendly match at Bangabandhu National Stadium on Friday. The home team won against their Asian opponent after five years in international football. The last victory was in December 2015 in Dhaka in another friendly match.

Football: Bangladesh-Nepal series named after Bangabandhu

Dhaka, November 9: The FIFA friendly match between Bangladesh and Nepal to be held in Dhaka on November 13 and 17 will be dedicated to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, BFF President Kazi Mohammad Salauddin announcement during a press conference at BFF building on Sunday.

Former football captain Badal Roy in ICU

Dhaka, November 6: Former National Sports Award winning star footballer Badal Roy has been admitted to a hospital in the capital after falling seriously ill.

UEFA preliminary draw for FIFA World Cup 2022 to take centre stage on 7 December

Zurich, October 27: With FIFA World Cup 2022 preliminary-competition action already under way in Africa, Asia and South America, UEFA’s 55 member associations are eagerly looking ahead to the start of their own race to reach Qatar 2022, with 13 berths available. Their anticipation will be heightened on 7 December, when the preliminary draw will take place at 18:00 CET in Zurich, an official press release notified.