Monday, September 21, 2015



A five-year old boy was playing with a metal ball found on his way back home. Oh my

IU invites foreign students to apply

Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia has invited international students to apply for admission into any of its thirty three

Agro entrepreneurship flourishes in Rajshahi

Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) has played a vital role in promoting agro-based entrepreneurship for the sake of

Eight fishermen sent to jail in Rajshahi

A mobile court in Rajshahi on Tuesday convicted eight fishermen and sentenced them to suffer one year jail

Awareness stressed to prevent Chikungunya

Health experts at an advocacy workshop in Rajshahi on Wednesday called upon people concerned to create awareness among

Four 'robbers' held in Chuadanga

Police, in a drive, arrested four alleged members of inter-district robbers' gang, along with home-made weapons, from Darshana-Joyrampur road

19 including Jamaat men arrested

Police, in special drives from Friday night to Saturday morning, arrested 19 persons including five activists of Jamaat-e-Islami

Mentally challenged girl raped in Pirojpur

A mentally challenged teenage girl was allegedly raped by a sexagenarian man at Uttar Shankarpasha village in Sadar

Training for unemployed youths underscored

Speakers in Rajshahi urged all the government and non-government agencies, local government institutions and members of the civil

Magura police train 200 drivers to reduce road crashes

Magura police have provided free training to some 200 drivers of different types

Poverty rate falls to 24.3%: BBS

Bangladesh’s poverty rate has dropped 7.2 percentage points to 24.3 percent in six years,

IU to enroll first ever foreign students

Community policing rally held in Sylhet

The community policing rally 2017, organized by Sylhet South Surma Police Station, was held on Sunday at the

Bicycles distributed among students in Brahmanbaria

With an aim to prevent dropping out of primary students and improve the quality of education, bicycles have

Rats destroy 15 lakh tons of crops annually

Speakers at a program said rats damage around 15 lakh tonnes of food grains annually severely affecting productions

Legitimate rights of farmers emphasized

Protecting legitimate rights of the farmers, along with their food security, is very important for encouraging them to

Global Hand Washing Day observed

The district administration in a befitting manner observed Global Hand Washing Day on Sunday with a view to

Bangladesh ensuring right to food for all: Experts

Officials, experts and development activists at a post-rally discussion in Rangpur lauded the success achieved by Bangladesh in

Housewife tortured to death in Narail

A housewife was strangulated to death allegedly by her husband at Shubhargop village in Sadar upazila early yesterday.The

Little Child drowns at Nangalkot of Comilla

A child named Imam Hossain died by drowning in a pond in Madhabpur village under Nangalkot upazilla on

Case filed in Birganj over chopping down of mango tree

A case has been filed by one Jalal Uddin with Birganj Police Station in Dinajpur over an allegation

Indian citizen held with 18 gold bars

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested an Indian citizen along with 18 gold

Fake doctor, assistant held in Chandpur

Police arrested an alleged fake doctor and his assistant from a medical centre

Female UP member held with Yaba in Jessore

Detectives arrested a female member of Ward No 3 in Babukhali union of

Two robbers held with arms in Sundarbans

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested two members of a forest robber gang and seized six firearms

Accurate statistics for dev plans stressed

Speakers at a seminar in Rangpur stressed the conduct of accurate, authentic, reliable and latest statistics for taking

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