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Bangladesh bomb blasts kill three, scores injured.

DHAKA - At least three people, including a policeman, were killed and scores wounded in two separate bomb blasts on Saturday near a militant hideout that was raided by commandos in northeastern Bangladesh, police said.

- Reuters - US

Bangladesh too good for Sri Lanka in ODI.

Bangladesh thrashed Sri Lanka by 90 runs in the first of three one-day internationals in Dambulla.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Bomb blast in Bangladesh kills at least 3 and injures dozens.

Thomson Reuters DHAKA - At least three people, including a policeman, were killed and scores wounded in two separate bomb blasts on Saturday near a militant hideout that was raided by commandos in northeastern Bangladesh, police said. The explosions in the Sylhet district came a day after a suicide bomber blew himself up at ...

- Business Insider - US

Sport24.co.za | Ton-up Tamim sets up crushing Bangladesh win.

Opener Tamim Iqbal struck a brilliant century to set up a crushing win for Bangladesh in the first one-day international against Sri Lanka in Dambulla.

- News24.com - ZA

Dhaka airport attack: Islamic State claims responsibility.

Dhaka airport attack: Islamic State claims responsibility...

- MENAFN - JO

India- Dhaka airport attack: Islamic State claims responsibility.

India- Dhaka airport attack: Islamic State claims responsibility...

- MENAFN - JO

Azerbaijani president congratulates Bangladeshi counterpart.

- Today.Az - AZ

Blasts kill three as Bangladesh commandos storm extremist hideout.

DHAKA, March 25 — At least three people were killed and 30 wounded today in two explosions in Bangladesh's northeastern city of Sylhet where army commandos stormed an Islamist extremist hideout, police and hospital staff said. Two...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Blasts kill three as Bangladesh commandos storm militant hideout.

At least three people were killed and 30 wounded Saturday in two explosions in Bangladesh's northeastern city of Sylhet where army commandos stormed an militant hideout, police and hospital staff said.Two powerful' blasts went off some 400 yards from the hideout, targeting a huge crowd of people and police officials who ...

- DAWN - PK

Bangladesh's 'Genocide Day' observed in Tripura.

Agartala, March 25 A candle light march and seminar were part of programmes held on Saturday in Tripura to mark Bangladesh's observance of "Genocide Day" - in remembrance of the atrocities committed by the Pakistani Army on this day in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, 46 years ago. The programmes were organised by the ...

- Yahoo! News - US

India's borders with Pakistan, Bangladesh to be sealed: Rajnath Singh.

Gwalior, March 25 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that the country's borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh will be sealed to stop infiltration of terrorists and refugees. Speaking at the passing out parade of the Border Security Force at Tekanpur in Gwalior district, Rajnath Singh said that the ...

- Yahoo! News - US

'India-Bangladesh efforts will contribute to realise people's aspirations'

New Delhi, March 25 President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said the joint efforts made by India and Bangladesh will help realise the aspirations of people of both the countries. Mukherjee also extended his greetings and felicitations to the government and people of Bangladesh on their National Day on March 26. "It is a ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Bangladesh bomb blasts kills three, scores injured

DHAKA - At least three people, including a policeman, were killed and scores wounded in two separate bomb blasts on Saturday near a militant hideout that was raided by commandos in northeastern Bangladesh, police said.

- Reuters - US

Two dead, 28 injured as commandos storm militants' den in Bangladesh

"Two civilians are killed and 28 people including two inspectors of bomb disposal unit sustained injuries in the blast," an official said.

- Zee News - IN

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI, as it happened: Visitors win by 90 runs

Catch the live updates of the 1st ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Dambulla on Saturday. The post Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI, as it happened: Visitors win by 90 runs appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Bangladesh anti-terror raids: Civilians killed in blast

At least two civilians and one policeman killed during the operation at a residential building in Sylhet city.

- Al Jazeera - QA

A case on Anti-terrorism Act initiated over blast near Dhaka airport

Police have started a case under the Anti-Terrorism Act over the blast in front of the police box near the entrance of Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka.

- BDNews24 - BD

3 dead as Bangladesh government troops raid militants

Two civilians and a policeman were killed in explosions in Bangladesh on Saturday as troops raided a suspected military hideout in the country's east, police said.

- FOX News - US

Bangladesh bomb blast kills one, scores injured

DHAKA - At least one person was killed and scores wounded in a bomb blast on Saturday near a militant hideout being raided by...

- Townhall.com - US

3 dead as government troops raid militants in Bangladesh

NEW DELHI — Police in Bangladesh say two civilians and a policeman have been killed in explosions as troops raided a suspected military...

- Townhall.com - US

LIVE Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI cricket scores and updates: Hosts lose three early wickets

Catch the live updates of the 1st ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Dambulla on Saturday. The post LIVE Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI cricket scores and updates: Hosts lose three early wickets appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

India plans major step against terrorism, to seal international boundaries with Pakistan, Bangladesh soon

The decision has been taken in the wake of an increase in infiltration attempts, said Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

- Zee News - IN

A much awaited agreement

Bhutan and Bangladesh will soon sign an inland water route protocol. A secretarial level meeting between Bhutan and Bangladesh in Thimphu earlier this week decided to work on the memorandum of understanding between the Bhutan Standards Bureau and Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution to recognise each other's ...

- Kuensel Newspaper - BT

IS claims Friday's Dhaka airport 'suicide attack'

SITE says the group has for the second time in a week owned up a 'suicide bombing' in the Bangladesh capital.

- The Hindu - IN

Bangladesh commandos storm extremist hideout

Bangladesh commandos Saturday stormed a hideout of suspected Islamist extremists in the country's northeast, rescuing at least 78 civilians, in a major anti-militant drive

- The Daily Star - LB

Road crash kills two Bangladeshis in Saudi Arabia

A road crash has killed two Bangladeshis in Saudi Arabia.

- BDNews24 - BD

Locals clash with Gazipur police during ‘narcotics raid’

Locals in Gazipur have clashed with police during a raid to 'seize narcotics'.

- BDNews24 - BD

Bangladesh mission in Islamabad observed Genocide Day

Bangladesh High Commission in Islamabad has observed Mar 25 as the ‘Genocide Day’ in a befitting manner.

- BDNews24 - BD

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka: First ODI in Dambulla

Live scores: Bangladesh 208/3 in 38 overs v Sri Lanka

- BDNews24 - BD

Airport blast: Autopsy says bomb was ‘strapped’ to suspect

The suspect in Friday’s blast near the Dhaka airport had a bomb strapped to his body, say medical examiners conducting the autopsy.

- BDNews24 - BD

India to seal border with Pak by 2018: Rajnath

Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said India plans to seal international boundaries with neighbouring countries Pakistan and Bangladesh soon.

- Times Of India - IN

IS claims Dhaka airport 'suicide attack'

Dhaka, March 25 The Islamic State has taken responsibility for a blast in front of a police box at the entrance to Dhaka's Shahjalal International Airport, describing it as a "suicide attack".Terrorism monitoring group SITE Intelligence tweeted that the militant group's mouthpiece Amaq news agency reported the "suicide ...

- Sify - IN

President wishes Bangladesh on eve of its National Day

New Delhi, March 25 President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday extended his greetings to the people and government of Bangladesh on the eve of their National Day, according to an official statement. "On behalf of the government, the people of India and on my own behalf, it is with immense pleasure that I extend warm greetings ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Bangladesh launches military operation at suspected militant den

'Operation Twilight' on to flush out terrorists believed to belong to the neo-JMB that is behind country's worst attack.

- The Hindu - IN

Islamic State claims its ‘soldier’ carried out suicide blast outside Bangladesh airport

A bomber was killed in a blast outside the Bangladeshi capital’s main international airport Friday, police said, the third in a series of suspected attacks since last week. The bomb, carried by a man on foot, exploded near a police checkpoint monitoring vehicles heading to Hazrat Shahjahal International Airport. ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Child labour and poisoned drinking water: Bangladeshi garment industry under fire over toxic leather trade

Hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries, with workers as young as 14, supplied leather to companies that make shoes and handbags for a host of Western brands, a charity that investigates supply chains says. The report by New York-based Transparentem, released on Friday to The Associated Press, didn’t say the leather ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Western brands respond to report on Bangladesh tanneries

Leather made with child labor and under dangerous, polluted conditions in Bangladesh went to factories that produced goods for major U.S. and European shoe and handbag brands and companies, according … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Suspected suicide bomber detonates explosive near Bangladesh airport as Isis claims attack

Police did not confirm the group's claims and said the incident caused no damage to anyone except the bomber.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Man blows himself up near Bangladesh airport, Islamic State claims attack

The blast is the third incident involving explosives in the capital in a week The post Man blows himself up near Bangladesh airport, Islamic State claims attack appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Growing Trends of Female Jihadism in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is increasingly seeing females take part in suicide bombings and other terrorist attacks.

- The Diplomat - US

Suicide bomber blows himself up near Bangladesh airport, ISIS claims responsibility

The blast was the third incident involving explosives in the capital city of Dhaka in a week.

- Global News - CA

Western brands respond to report on Bangladesh tanneries

Leather made with child labor and under dangerous, polluted conditions in Bangladesh went to factories that produced goods for major U.S. and European shoe and handbag brands and companies, according to a report released Friday by New York-based nonprofit Transparentem.…

- Billings Gazette - US

West Bengal will be consulted on Teesta deal, Indian foreign office says

All stakeholders, including West Bengal will be consulted on the Teesta River water sharing deal that India proposes to sign with Bangladesh, a spokesperson for the Indian foreign office has said.

- BDNews24 - BD

Report examines grim Bangladesh leather trade, links to West

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries, with workers as young as 14, supplied leather to companies that make shoes and...

- Townhall.com - US

IS claims 'suicide' blast near Bangladesh airport, say SITE

DHAKA, March 25 — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility late yesterday for a suspected suicide bomb attack outside the Bangladeshi capital's main international airport, according to the SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors jihadist...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Islamic State claims responsibility for Dhaka airport blast

, Mar. 25 : The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the bomb blast at a police outpost near Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport intersection here.SITE Intel Group, which tracks online activities of different extremist groups, posted on their Twitter account that IS had claimed the attack. This was the 28th ...

- Sify - IN

Two passersby injured during deactivation of bombs found after the blast near Dhaka airport

Two passersby have been injured during deactivation of bombs found in a trolley bag which the person killed in a blast near Dhaka's Shahjalal International Airport was carrying.

- BDNews24 - BD

Islamic State claims suicide attack near Bangladesh airport - statement | Reuters

CAIRO Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide attack carried out at a checkpoint near Bangladesh's international airport on Friday, saying it had killed several police officers. The militant group said it also wounded many officers in the blast, in a statement published on supporters' social media accounts. The ...

- Firstpost - IN

Man blows self up near Bangladesh airport, Islamic State claims attack | Reuters

DHAKA A man carrying a bomb blew himself up in front of a police checkpoint near Bangladesh's international airport on Friday, in a blast claimed by Islamic State.The militant group said it killed many officers and wounded others, an account not confirmed by authorities. The post Man blows self up near Bangladesh airport, ...

- Firstpost - IN

Islamic State 'claims responsibility for attack' at Dhaka airport roundabout

Islamic State has reportedly claimed credit for the blast in front of a police box at the entrance to Dhaka's Shahjalal International Airport, describing it as a 'suicide attack'.

- BDNews24 - BD

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