Monday, September 21, 2015



An initiative has been taken to hold Digital Innovation Fair-2017 at Independence Square of the town here from January

15,000 hectares of land under wheat cultivation

A total of 15,000 hectares of land have been brought under wheat cultivation this season in the district with

Revitalizing country's silk industry stressed

Some international and local sericulture experts at a view-sharing meeting unequivocally called for revitalizing the silk sector through the

People seek hygienic slaughter house

AA Correspondent, Natore (Singra)All the three slaughter houses of Singra are located close to public toilets. As a

2 BCL leaders expelled from SUST hall

The authorities of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) have expelled two leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL)

Social drive against child marriage and drugs

Launching a social movement alongside large-scale community participation has become an urgent need for preventing child marriage and addiction,

One arrested for temples attack

Police arrested former chairman of Nasirnagar Union and former joint secretary of Awami League Abdul Ahad on charges of

Strict enforcement of tobacco control law emphasized

Speakers at an advocacy meeting on Monday uneq-uivocally called for combating the existing violation of the amended tobacco control

School for autistic pupils makes hope in Sirajganj

Natore Saya School for Disabled and Autistic Students has been showing light to handicapped  and distressed children in the

Char farmers cultivate Mashkalai in Faridpur

The landless farmers of char areas under Sadar upazilla are cultivating mainly Mashkalai pulses as their main source of

Boro cultivation going on vibrantly in Netrokona

Boro cultivation has been going on in full swing in all the 10 upazilas of Netrakona district, which is

BGB destroyed huge quantity of narcotics

BGB destroyed a record quantity of narcotics last year in Sylhet on Sunday at 10 AM. BGB destroyed various

1.8m people to get electricity in Sylhet

The Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB) has been implementing a program to supply electricity in the rural areas of

Road accidents kill four in two districts

Four people were killed and four others were injured in separate road accidents in Barisal and Lakshmipur districts on

Bridge without road increases sufferings

A bridge built nearly 4 years ago over a canal at Kharuyajangla village under Shazadpur upazila in Sirajganj district

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Ethnic people brought out a demonstration in Rangpur on Sunday against the recent attack on Santal people of Gaibandha.    

Horinaam program begins in Barhatta

AA Correspondent, Barhatta (Netrakona)Five-day long Tarakabrahma Horinaam Mohajogganushthan began at Shree Shree Modon Mohon Sebangon  in Barhatta on Thursday.

Speakers stress on security of schoolgoing girls

AA Correspondent, RajshahiSpeakers at a reception program today unanimously viewed that ensuring social and economic security of the schoolgirls

Poor rail routes increase sufferings in Kurigram

UNB, KurigramRailway passengers are travelling with high risk of accidents for poor quality of trains and train routes across

30 injured over land dispute in Sylhet

AA Correspondent, SylhetAt least 30 people were injured in a clash over a land dispute between two groups of

Jewelry shop robbed in Bogra, one nabbed

AA Correspondent, BograA team of masked men exploding bombs and firing bullets robbed precious ornaments form Al-Hasan Jewelers on

Urea fertilizer production halts in Jamalpur

AA correspondent, SarishabariUrea production at Jamuna Fertilizer Company Ltd. (JFCL) at Tarakandi in Jamalpur district stopped due to mechanical

Kanthalbari ghat to replace Kawrakandi

AA Correspondent, MunshiganjKawrakandi ferry ghat is going to be defunct after 30 years in operation as its replacement by

Tobacco cultivation declines in Rangpur

Cultivation of tobacco has started decreasing in Rangpur agriculture region in recent years as a result of increasing awareness

Tomato growers gaining profit in Rajshahi

AA Correspondent, RajshahiAmid a good harvest and better prices, the tomato growers almost everywhere in the region including the

Cold wave hampers life in Sylhet town

AA Correspondent, SylhetA sudden drop in temperature leading to a cold wave has been hampering normal life in the