Mirpur, May 25 (IANS) Opener Wasim Jaffer made a fine 138 to guide India to 326 runs for no loss at the end of first day's play of the second Test match here Friday.
Friday, May 25, 2007 6:06:09 PM
Dhaka, May 25 (IANS) Medium pacer Mohammad Sharif, who returned to the Bangladesh Test side after five years here Friday, is among the highest paid cricketers of the country, earning about 1 million takas ($13,000) annually.
Friday, May 25, 2007 4:22:49 PM
Dhaka, May 25 (IANS) In a significant strategic development, Bangladesh has upgraded its military top brass and will have its first four-star general.
Friday, May 25, 2007 1:05:46 PM
Bangladesh Friday celebrated the 108th birth anniversary of its national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam. Popularly called the 'Bidrohi Kobi', or rebel poet, Islam was also a musician, a revolutionary and a philosopher whose most popular works are in Bengali.
Friday, May 25, 2007 1:04:31 PM
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has allowed local school students free entry into the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium for the five-day match. The only condition is that they should be in school uniform and must carry their identity cards.
Friday, May 25, 2007 1:03:58 PM
Dhaka, May 25 (IANS) The Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium was decked up with flowers and balloons Friday, when it became Bangladesh's sixth, and the world's 95th, Test venue.
Friday, May 25, 2007 1:02:07 PM
Dhaka, May 25 (IANS) With his debut, teenaged medium pacer Ishant Sharma Friday became the 255th Indian to play Test cricket Friday.
Friday, May 25, 2007 12:12:32 PM
Dhaka, May 25 (IANS) Bangladesh will next week officially observe the death anniversary of one of its heroes, slain President Ziaur Rahman. But his widow, Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Khaleda Zia, can take only up to 20 people to pray at his grave.
Friday, May 25, 2007 10:45:06 AM
Dhaka, May 25 (IANS) Bangladesh won the toss and asked India to bat in the second and final cricket Test at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Friday.
Friday, May 25, 2007 9:49:12 AM
Dhaka, May 24 (IANS) It rained here heavily Thursday evening to put a question mark over timely start to the second India-Bangladesh Test Friday, though the curator was hopeful that the stadium's excellent drainage system would flush rainwater out quickly.
Thursday, May 24, 2007 6:43:27 PM
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