NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Sylhet  »  News  »   Sylhet

  News for Sylhet

  • News
  • Business
  • Sports

1971, A War Hero Remembers

War Hero Major General Ian Cardozo (retd)was wounded in the battle of Sylhet in Bangladesh in the 1971 war with Pakistan. He lost his leg in a landmine blast, but conquered his disability and......

The mysterious Bangladesh blasts

There were three timed explosions of very low intensity at the railway stations of Dhaka, Sylhet and Chittagong in Bangladesh early in the morning of May 1, 2007. The first explosion took place at......

ULFA runs 7 hotels in Bangladesh: BSF

The United Liberation Front of Asom runs seven hotels of international standards in Dhaka, Chittagong and Sylhet in Bangladesh and operates three bank accounts in that country, the Border Security......

Security forces kill mastermind of Dhaka cafe attack

Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury, the mastermind of a cafe attack in Bangladesh that killed 22 people including an Indian girl last month, was on Saturday killed along with his two aides during a police raid......

Portugal: A backdoor for Bangladeshis into EU

Bangladeshis say it is easier in Portugal to get Residency papers, which give them access to all EU countries, notes Sunanda K Datta-Ray. They call Portugal one of Europe's PIGS -- Portugal,......

Bangladesh finds new oil reserves in Sylhet

Bangladesh has discovered new 'commercially viable' oil reserves in Sylhet, the northern region of the country, following a three dimensional seismic survey in five gas fields in the region last......

Modiji, not just Teesta, talk of transit, transhipment, please!

Although India is projecting Modi’s forthcoming visit as an effort to focus on trade and mutual cooperation, issue of transit corridor is likely to top his agenda. After reaping huge social,......

Column: India's appalling environment laws

The Lafarge mining case has highlighted how clearance procedures at all levels are compromised, writes Latha Jishnu.David Copperfield, described by Forbes as the most successful magician in......

Numbers game: Who has the highest WorldT20 average? Kohli or KP?

As India gets set to host the sixth edition of the World T20, check out the top performers from the five previous editions of the tournament. IMAGE: Virat Kohli holds the key to India's fortunes......

Bangladesh pacer Rubel Hossain faces punishment

IMAGE: Bangladesh's Rubel Hossain, centre. Photograph: PTI Bangladeshi cricketer Mohammad Rubel Hossain has been temporarily excluded from the new central contract for not following injury......

U-19 World Cup: Record-breaking Pant helps India maintain winning run

Rishabh Pant’s 50 off 18 balls is the fastest recorded half-century in the history of Under-19 internationals. Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant smashed his way into the record books with a......

U 19 WC Roundup: Nepal enter first-ever quarters

IMAGE: Nepal Under-19 players celebrate their win. Photographs: ICC Nepal rode on leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane's five-wicket haul, which included the first hat-trick in the tournament, to beat......

Under-19 WC: Qualifier Nepal shocks New Zealand; Shadab stars for Pak

Leg-spinner Shadab Khan grabs four for nine in five overs as Pakistan beat Afghanistan by 6 wkts IMAGE: Pakistan’s leg-spinner Shadab Khan in action against Afghanistan in the Under-19 World......
  Videos for Sylhet
sylhet video
sylhet video
sylhet video
sylhet video
sylhet video
sylhet video
  Web results for Sylhet
Chinese business model - II

There are gains too for the People's Republic of China and the recipients of CPEC-like investment. Low-cost PRC imports would flood the recipient... ...
Agri scientists emphasise need for raising production of paddy, wheat

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- Speakers, including agriculture... ...
Inter-Shaheen College Hockey results

Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- The results of the three matches of the Walton 2nd Inter-Shaheen Hockey Tournament were decided at the BAF Shaheen College... ...
Dhaka must go after terror sources

By S Binodkumar Singh O n October 8, 2016, in a series of anti-militancy crackdowns, 12 Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) militants were... ...
India eyes expanded rail, air links and power play

India is looking at an expanded sub-regional cooperation among BBIN (Bhutan-Bangladesh-India-Nepal) countries to cover initiatives in rail and air... ...

Related Tags

  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages

Sylhet District

Bangladesh District

Sylhet Stadium


Sylhet Bangladesh

lead you many kilometers away. There...

Sylhet Cadet College

Cadet College

Sylhet Division cricket team

Cricket Team

Top Coverage News

Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z