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Sting reopens Paris' Bataclan hall on anniversary of militant attack

Rock star Sting headlined a concert in Paris' Bataclan music hall on Saturday to mark the venue's reopening a year after three Islamist militants gunned down 90 revellers in France's bloodiest terror attack.

March 19, 2018
March 19, 2018

Family terrorised over land

The dreadful ordeal of a family, terrorised over an 8.5 katha land by a gang of miscreants that included ruling party men, is alarming. We are aghast by such criminal behaviour which again brings to light how affiliation with powerful quarters and influence are being abused to intimidate, terrorise and blatantly rob people at gunpoint in our country—in this case, literally.

November 13, 2016
November 13, 2016

Sting reopens Paris' Bataclan hall on anniversary of militant attack

Rock star Sting headlined a concert in Paris' Bataclan music hall on Saturday to mark the venue's reopening a year after three Islamist militants gunned down 90 revellers in France's bloodiest terror attack.

October 16, 2016
October 16, 2016

Heightened security here to stay

Heightened security measures around high-profile sporting events could become the norm, according to the England and Wales Cricket Board's respected security advisor Reg Dickason.

October 3, 2016
October 3, 2016

Roy looking to maintain Eng momentum in BD

Jason Roy is striving for perfection as he looks to continue England's recent momentum in the one-day arena.

October 3, 2016
October 3, 2016

Security a necessary distraction

It can be quite a hassle to get to the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on match days. A number of roads leading to the stadium are blocked as per the security measures and one often has to walk on foot for quite a distance in order to reach the main gate.

October 2, 2016
October 2, 2016

‘Decision to tour Bangladesh was the right one’

England assistant coach Paul Farbrace had no doubt that the decision to tour Bangladesh was the right one.

September 27, 2016
September 27, 2016

‘England will be looking for payback’

Former England captain Nasser Hussain says his country will face a stern test against a "much improved" Bangladesh on their upcoming tour.

September 18, 2016
September 18, 2016

We are very wary of Bangladesh: Moeen Ali

England allrounder Moeen Ali is feeling no pressure despite knowing how he performs may have a significant impact on his team’s fortunes in Bangladesh and India this winter.

September 15, 2016
September 15, 2016

I feel safe and confident: Walsh

Bowling coach of Bangladesh, Courtney Walsh says he is not happy that England ODI captain Eoin Morgan and batsman Alex Hales have pulled out of the tour.

September 11, 2016
September 11, 2016

Snipers, tanks to reduce Eng security fears in BD

England's players have been given assurances about the scale of the security operation which will see them put on 'lock down' in Bangladesh with snipers positioned at the team hotels and tanks parked outside them.