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South Africa vs Bangladesh: Rubel Hossain flies to join team after bizarre case of mistaken identity

Dhaka: Bangladesh fast bowler Rubel Hossain flew out to join the tour of South Africa on Friday after his departure was delayed by a bizarre case of mistaken identity involving a look-a-like namesa...

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Pakistani military started "genocide" of 1971: Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

The war in 1971 broke after a sudden crackdown at midnight on March 25, 1971 in the erstwhile East Pakistan by the Pakistani troops and ended on December 16.

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Pakistan military started ‘genocide’ of 1971: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has hit out at Pakistan, saying its Army launched a “heinous” military operation in 1971 which triggered a “genocide” during the liberation war, killing 3 mi...

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Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal suffers thigh injury ahead of two-Test series against South Africa

Tamim, a veteran of 51 Tests and the team's all-time leading run-scorer, made five runs before leaving the field in the fifth over.

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Bangladesh's PM Sheikh Hasina at UN urges 'safe zones' for Myanmar's Rohingya

Bangladesh's prime minister on Thursday proposed creating UN-supervised safe zones inside Myanmar to protect Rohingya Muslims who are fleeing a military crackdown to seek refuge in her country. "Th...

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Bangladesh’s PM at UN urges ‘safe zones’ for Myanmar’s Rohingya

Bangladesh’s prime minister has proposed creating UN-supervised safe zones inside Myanmar to protect Rohingya Muslims who are fleeing a military crackdown to seek refuge in her country. “These peop...

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Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a sovereign state in South Asia. It is located at the apex of the Bay of Bengal, bordered by the Republic of India and Burma (Myanmar) on its north, west and east, and separated from Nepal and Bhutan by India's narrow Siliguri corridor.