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Android One initiative expands to Bangladesh

Google on Monday announced the expansion of its Android One initiative to countries beyond India, namely, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. Notably, ahead of this expansion into the Indian sub-continent, Google’s Android One partner in India,Karbonn, had in November taken its first Android One smartphone (the Sparkle V) to the UK. Google in its blog […]

Bangladesh second-best performer in SDGs

Bangladesh has performed better in attaining the SAARC Development Goals (SDGs) after Sri Lanka compared to other South Asian countries thanks to its achievements in controlling fertility rate. The fertility rate (children per woman) in Bangladesh in 2011 was 2.2, followed by 2.3 in Sri Lanka and Bhutan, 2.6 in India, 2.7 in Nepal and […]

9 bands, 5 countries on 1 platform

A rock concert titled “South Asian Rockfest” is going to take place at the Bangladesh Army Stadium on October 24, bringing together nine bands from five countries. The Colour Compound from India, Kaya from Pakistan, Albatross from Nepal and Stigmata from Sri Lanka, as well as Bangladeshi bands including Warfaze, Aurthohin, Nemesis, Arbovirus, and Shunno, […]

Sri Lankan media thanks Bangladeshi cricket lovers

It was thought that Bangladeshi cricket lovers mostly support two sub continental countries Pakistan and India after Bangladesh. But there were huge supporters for Sri Lanka in the recent T20 world cup final. Dhaka and Chittagong venues became a home ground for them because they are playing here continuously since January. They were unbeaten during […]

Asia Cup cricket opens today

The Bangladesh cricket group will take upon Pakistan in a opening diversion of a Middle East Cup during a Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium today. This is a eleventh book of a informal foe as great as has returned to a nation after twelve years. Bangladesh were hosts in 1988 as great as 2000 previously. Defending champions […]

Captain focused usually upon cricket

With so many of off a margin controversies rocking cricket in a republic of late, a shortcoming is right away upon small Mushfiqur Rahim to change a concentration during a back of upon a margin as a Middle East Cup gets underway during a Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur in a time of dual days. […]

7-member US armed forces group giving training in Sylhet

A seven-member group of a United States Army  is right away in Bangladesh to sight Bangladesh Army crew upon counterterrorism. “There is a seven-member US Army group right away in Bangladesh to sight Bangladesh Army crew upon counterterrorism. The four-week prolonged precision is receiving place during a Army’s School of Infantry as great as Tactics […]

SL in final, India out

Sri Lanka hold their haughtiness to finish India’s late bid for a tri one-day array finals mark with a retaining nine-run win over hosts Australia during a Melbourne Cricket Ground upon Friday. The Sri Lankans discharged David Hussey with 5 balls to spare, clinching their place in a best-of-three compare finals opposite a Australians, that […]

Japan can be indication for S Asia

A Japanese-disciplined approved as good as executive make up can offer as a indication for a South Asian region, celebrated an general discussion in a city yesterday. The two-day discussion styled “Prospects for assent as good as confidence by informal team-work in 21st century South Asia: The purpose of japan”, which resolved yesterday, additionally celebrated […]

International Dhol Concert during Alliance Francaise

The beats of dhol (Bangladeshi percussion) preoccupied strain enthusiasts of a pier city here final Sunday evening. Dhol artistes from Bangladesh, India as good as Sri Lanka played indigenous, South Asian, Latin American as good as African rhythms as good as beats upon dhol which regaled a audience. The unison was hold during a assembly […]

Bangladesh in between tip rice-eaters

Bangladesh stands fourth in per-capita rice expenditure in a world, uncover interpretation rebuilt by a Food as good as Agriculture Organization (FAO). Brunei Darussalam tops a list with per-capita expenditure of 245 kilograms of rice a year, according to Faostat, a unchanging food supply interpretation rebuilt by a FAO, reports BSS. Vietnam is in second […]

Bangladesh face Lankans in Women’s World Cup qualifier tomorrow

Hosts Bangladesh will face favourites Sri Lanka in an important play-off match of the ICC Women’s World Cup qualifier at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Tuesday at 9 am. It is a very important tie for Bangladesh; if they can beat the fancied Sri Lanka they will qualify for the World Cup and also […]

Salma hopeful of good show

Bangladesh launch their ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifiers campaign when they take on one of the tournament favourites Pakistan in one of the opening matches at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur today. The match starts at 9:30 am local time. In the other opening day matches South Africa face Sri Lanka at the Fatullah […]

Poor electricity pushes country 4-notch down

Bangladesh ranked 122nd out of 183 countries in a survey on the ease of doing business, dropping four places from last year. The report “Doing Business 2012: Doing Business in a More Transparent World” released globally yesterday by the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation said difficulties in getting fresh electricity connections due to […]

Sri Lanka Wins T20 Series 2-0 Against Australia

Sri Lanka has degraded a former universe champions in a second T20 compare by 8 runs. Despite a disaster of a 1st T20’s centurion TM Dilshan early in a match, Sri Lanka got a medium sum of 157 to defend. The Lankan’ inning was sailed by their former captain Mahela who played a beilliannt ton […]