August 8, 2016
August 8, 2016

No big promises

Bangladesh's premier shooter Abdullah Hel Baki is not making any big promises regarding his chances in his pet event of

August 7, 2016
August 7, 2016

Shyamoly takes off, Baki in waiting

Archer Shyamoly Roy finished 53rd out of 64 competitors in the ranking round of the recurve bow event as Bangladesh's Rio

August 7, 2016
August 7, 2016

The party begins

Friday started in a frenzy in Rio. Brilliant sunshine had people swarming all over the sidewalks and beaches. Long tailbacks

August 6, 2016
August 6, 2016

A shining light bears the torch

As television actors and actresses, celebrity chefs and even a Brazilian supermodel relayed the Olympic torch across Brazil,

August 5, 2016
August 5, 2016

'Entrepreneurial spirit fostered by sports'

Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus has lauded the International Olympic Committee (IOC), saying the Olympic

August 2, 2016
August 2, 2016

Bangladesh in Olympic Games

Having made its debut in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games, Bangladesh will make its ninth consecutive appearance in the Rio Olympics in Brazil. Each edition has seen Bangladesh’s contingent increase slightly, and this time the South Asian nation will be represented by seven athletes in five different sports.