Bangladesh dismisses reports linking construction of Padma bridge with Chinese project

Bangladesh on Sunday rejected reports over links between a newly-built road bridge and China’s multi-billion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative, saying the country’s longest bridge was entirely financed by the government and no foreign funds were used in its construction. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to…

Its already too late: Villages in Bangladesh bear the brutal cost of climate change

With each tide, Abdus Satter watches the sea erode a little more of his life. His village of Bonnotola in southwestern Bangladesh, with its muddy roads and tin-roofed houses, was once home to over 2,000 people. Most were farmers like the 58-year-old Satter. Then the rising seas poisoned the soil with salt water. Two…

SAFF Championship: 7-time champions India begin campaign with opener against Bangladesh

Seven-time champions India have declared their intention to wrest the prestigious regional tournament South Asian Football Federation beginning Male, the Madives from October 1 (Friday). India open their campaign with the opener against Bangladesh at National Football Stadium on October 4. The bus team ride to the…

Watch: Hilarious Dance Move During Zimbabwe-Bangladesh Test Turns Into On-Field Spat

The one-off Test between Zimbabwe and Bangladesh, being played at the Harare Sports Club in Zimbabwe, saw proceedings take an unexpected turn when a hilarious dance move by Bangladesh tail-ender Taskin Ahmed culminated into an angry spat against opposition pacer Blessing Muzarabani. Things became heated when…

Sri Lanka off the mark in Super League as Perera, Chameera script 97-run win vs Bangladesh in 3rd ODI

Captain Kusal Perera and Dushmantha Chameera fired with bat and ball, respectively, to help Sri Lanka clinch their first points in the ICC Cricket World Cup Super League on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS Sri Lanka (286/6) beat Bangladesh (189) by 97 runs in 3rd ODI The win saw Sri Lanka register their first points – 8…

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Very disappointing, says Kusal Perera as visitors crash to historic ODi series loss

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Perera lamented the lack of experience in the side after Sri Lanka lost their first-ever bilateral ODI series to Bangladesh. Mushfiqur Rahim’s hundred helped the hosts seal a historic win in Dhaka.  New Delhi May 26, 2021UPDATED: May 26, 2021 08:15 IST Kusal Perera’s…