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Bangladesh, sentences, seven, death, 2016, cafe attack

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

11 November, 2019 1:31 pm 1:31 pm

DHAKA (Reuters) – A Bangladesh court on Wednesday handed death sentences to seven members of an Islamist militant group for plotting an attack on a cafe in 2016 that killed 22 people, mostly foreigners, in the south Asian nation’s worst such incident. “Charges against them were proved beyond any doubt. The court gave them the … Read More

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Pakistan win Emerging Asia Cup 2019

11 November, 2019 5:55 pm 5:55 pm

MIRPUR (92 News) – Rohail Nazir’s sparkling century on Saturday helped Pakistan beat hosts Bangladesh by 77 runs in the final of the ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2019 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur. According to the press release issued by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) detailed, after being put into bat, openers … Read More

Head-on, collision, Bangladesh, trains, kills, 16, injures, 40

Head-on collision of Bangladesh trains kills 16, injures 40

11 November, 2019 7:23 pm 7:23 pm

DHAKA (Reuters) – Rescuers in Bangladesh were struggling on Tuesday to pull passengers from mangled wreckage after a head-on collision of two trains killed at least 16 people and injured more than 40, officials said. A train heading for the southern port city of Chittagong and one bound for Dhaka collided at around 3 a.m. … Read More

Bangladesh, beat, Pakistan, last-over, thriller

Bangladesh beat Pakistan in last-over thriller

11 November, 2019 6:56 pm 6:56 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Bangladesh women overcame Pakistan women by one-wicket in a last-over thriller in the second and final ODI at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium to level the series 1-1. In the last over, Bangladesh required three runs with last pair at the crease, and with the help of three singles, the last one coming … Read More

Pakistan women beat Bangladesh by 29 runs in ODI series

11 November, 2019 5:51 pm 5:51 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan women beat Bangladesh women by 29 runs in the first ODI at Gaddafi Stadium and attained an unassailable lead in the two-match series. Pakistan, after opting to bat, managed 215 all-out in 48.5 overs, thanks to Nahida Khan’s half-century. The opener scored 68 runs off 97 balls, hitting seven fours, … Read More

Pakistan, women, eye, clean sweep, Bangladesh, ODI series

Pakistan women eye another clean sweep against Bangladesh in ODI series

11 November, 2019 11:47 pm 11:47 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – After securing a three-nil T20I series win, Pakistan women will aim for another clean sweep when they will host Bangladesh women in the opening ODI of the two-match series at the Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday. Ahead of their next month’s final round ICC Women’s Championship fixture against world champions England in … Read More

Pakistan, women, 3-0, T20I series, Bangladesh

Zimbabwe’s Masakadza handed new Director of Cricket role

10 October, 2019 9:28 pm 9:28 pm

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe have appointed recently retired former national team captain Hamilton Masakadza as their new Director of Cricket, a new all-powerful role aimed at improving the way the organisation develops the game on and off the pitch. Masakadza will take up the position on Nov. 1 and will be “accountable for the recruitment, … Read More

Pakistan, women, 3-0, T20I series, Bangladesh

Pakistan women make it 3-0 against Bangladesh in T20I series

10 October, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan women defeated Bangladesh women by 28 runs in the third and final T20I to win the series 3-0 at Gaddafi Stadium on Wednesday. After opting to bat first, Pakistan limped to 117 for seven at the back of Javeria Khan’s half-century. The opener cracked a 48-ball 54, hitting seven fours. … Read More

Bangladesh’s Shakib banned for breaching ICC corruption code

10 October, 2019 8:47 pm 8:47 pm

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan was banned from all cricket for two years with one year of that suspended on Tuesday, after the all-rounder was found to have breached the International Cricket Council’s Anti-Corruption code. The ICC said Shakib, a prolific run-scorer and the top all-rounder in the ICC’s one-day international … Read More

Pakistan, women, thump, Bangladesh, 14 runs, 20I match

Pakistan women thump Bangladesh by 14 runs in first T20I match

10 October, 2019 6:30 pm 6:30 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan women defeated Bangladesh by 14 runs in the first match of T20I series at Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday. Put to bat after winning the toss, Pakistan amassed 126 runs for the loss of seven wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Bismah Maroof hit 34 with the help of five 4s. … Read More

Bangladesh sentences death burning teen girl alive

Bangladesh sentences 16 to death for burning teen girl alive

10 October, 2019 3:03 pm 3:03 pm

FENI (AFP) – Sixteen people were sentenced to death Thursday for burning alive a teenager in Bangladesh who refused to withdraw sexual assault charges against her head teacher. The case highlights what activists say is a culture of impunity over sexual violence in the South Asian country of 168 million people, as well as abuse … Read More

Pak, Bangladesh, women, T20I series, start, Oct 26

Pak, Bangladesh women T20I series to start from Oct 26

10 October, 2019 11:04 pm 11:04 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan and Bangladesh women will feature in a three-match T20I series at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore from October 26 to 30. On Wednesday, Pakistan women’s team chief selector Urooj Mumtaz will announce the squad for the T20I series at 1200 at National Stadium, Karachi. The Bangladesh women cricket team will … Read More

Bangladesh, cricketers, strike, tour, India, jeopardy

Bangladesh cricketers go on strike, tour of India in jeopardy

10 October, 2019 7:16 pm 7:16 pm

DHAKA (Reuters) – Bangladesh’s cricketers will be on an indefinite strike until a list of demands are met by the country’s cricket board (BCB), skipper Shakib Al Hasan said on Monday, putting next month’s tour of India in doubt. Players released a list of demands and the boycott has affected the ongoing National Cricket League, … Read More


Bangladesh: Abrar was beaten for four hours before his death

10 October, 2019 2:25 am 2:25 am

DHAKA – A Bangladeshi undergraduate student killed in his dormitory on Sunday days after criticising the government online was beaten for several hours before he died, witnesses told the BBC. Fellow students say Abrar Fahad was taken from his room around 20:00 (14:00 GMT) and beaten at least four hours. The doctor who performed the … Read More

Prime Minister, Imran Khan, inquires after, Bangladesh, counterpart, health

PM Imran Khan inquires after Bangladesh counterpart’s health on phone

10 October, 2019 10:20 pm 10:20 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan phoned Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina Wajid and inquired after her health. Both premiers discussed the matters of mutual interest. Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed the resolve to strengthen bilateral relations between both countries. “Pakistan and Bangladesh have historic and brotherly relations,” he said. Prime Minister Imran Khan … Read More