Shaheen Afridi took six wickets as Pakistan thrashed Bangladesh at Lord’s. Photograph: Jordan Mansfield/Getty

Pakistan 315-9 off 50 overs (Imam-ul-Haq 100, B Azam 96, M Rahman 5-75) beat Bangladesh 221ao off 44.1 overs (S Al Hasan 64, S Afridi 6-35) by 94 runs(...)

Joe Root scored a stunning 133* as England won their opening Champions Trophy fixture against Bangladesh. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty

Joe Root was one of England’s injury victims but also provided the career-best hundred which ensured they began their Champions Trophy campaign with a(...)

Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal in action during the   Tri-Nation Series match against Ireland at Malahide. Photograph:  Paul McErlane/AFP/Getty Images

Ireland suffered an eight-wicket trouncing at the hands of Bangladesh as rising star Mustafizur Rahman did much of the damage for the tourists in the (...)

Niloy Chatterjee (40) a blogger who advocated secularism, was killed in his flat in the capital, Dhaka, said police official Mustafizur Rahman.

A blogger was hacked to death in Bangladesh on Friday, the fourth killing of an online critic of religious extremism in the Muslim-majority country in(...)