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ICC World Cup squad declared

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has announced the 15-man squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 in Australia and New Zealand. BCB President Nazmul Hasan Papon made the announcement at a press conference on Sunday afternoon. He said the national selection panel kept its eyes on the Dhaka league and named the final squad […]

Security forces in Bangladesh have stopped opposition leader Khaleda Zia from leaving her party offices and banned all protests in the capital. Police said the ban, which began in Dhaka at 17:00 local time (11:00 GMT) on Sunday, was to prevent violence. Both Ms Zia’s party and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s party had planned to […]

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In Bangladesh, around 4.5 million children are working under hazardous conditions. DW has captured their lives in photos.     Around the world, an estimated 215 million children work on a regular basis. The prevailing view is that child labor must be abolished. But child workers in several countries – for example, in Bolivia – […]

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AGARTALA: The first border ‘haat’, or market, along the Tripura-Bangladesh frontier will be inaugurated at Srinagar in south district of the state on January 13. “The decision was taken at a recent meeting of the chairpersons of the border haatmanagement committees of south Tripura district and Feni district of neighbouringBangladesh in the Chhagalnaiya sub-division of […]

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