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Bangladesh coach ‘disappointed’ at Australia virus conditions

AFP, Dhaka Bangladesh coach Russell Domingo said Sunday he “couldn’t understand” Australia’s strict Covid-19 protocols that forced wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim to miss out on their upcoming Twenty20 series in Dhaka. In a virtual press conference ahead of the first of five T20 matches in Dhaka on Tuesday, Domingo questioned why players had to be in […]

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Former captain Bailey replaces Hohns as Australia’s chief selector

Reuters Former Australia captain George Bailey has been appointed chair of the National Selection Panel, replacing Trevor Hohns who is retiring after two successful stints, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Sunday. Bailey joined the panel in February last year and takes over as chief selector before this year’s Twenty20 World Cup, a home Ashes series […]

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Zverev routs Khachanov to win Olympic tennis gold

AFP, Tokyo Alexander Zverev brushed aside Karen Khachanov in straight sets on Sunday to seal the Olympic men’s singles title and win Germany’s first tennis gold since 1992. The fourth seed, who ended Novak Djokovic’s Golden Grand Slam bid in the semi-finals, produced a dominant display to win 6-3, 6-1 after just 79 minutes on […]

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‘Once-in-a-lifetime’ Maradona World Cup jersey hits auction block

NE Sports Desk A “once-in-a-lifetime” signed jersey worn by late soccer great Diego Maradona in his first-ever World Cup match has hit the auction block, with the potential to fetch a supersized purse equal to his enormous fame. Maradona, who led Argentina to World Cup glory in 1986, is widely considered one of the greatest […]

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Legendary actress Kabori’s death mourned

NE Culture Correspondent Eminent personalities and different social, political and cultural organisations n in the early hours of April 17 expressed deep shock at the death of legendary actor Kabori Sarwar. People expressed their sadness and admiration for this two-time National Film Award winner on social media. Celebrities recalled their larger than life colleague and […]

Around the World Editor's Pick Features Light of Islam

Photos show Ramadan festivities around the world as Muslims mark second pandemic-struck holiday

NE World Desk Last Tuesday marked the first day of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting among Muslims, celebrated by more than 1 billion people around the world each year. From Egypt to India and Kenya to Lebanon, Muslims around the globe kicked off the ninth month of the Muslim calendar on Tuesday, beginning a […]

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Jama Masjid Tonk, a great example of the great Mughal architectural style

NE Feature Desk Jama Masjid is one of the biggest mosques in India and is constructed in ancient Mughal architectural style. The initial construction work of the mosque started in 1246 by the first Nawab of Tonk, Amir Khan. It was finally completed between 1297 and 1298 by his son, Nawab Wzirudhoula. There are four […]

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With flagship electric car, Mercedes takes fight to Tesla

NE Business Desk Daimler AG on Thursday unveiled the electric “sibling” of its flagship Mercedes-Benz S-Class luxury sedan, taking the fight to market-leader Tesla Inc in the battle for market share as electric car sales take off. The EQS is the first in a family of Mercedes-Benz cars built on a dedicated electric vehicle platform […]