Monday, September 21, 2015

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Although the price is a bit higher, fancy goods are available there.  Therefore people rush to these markets time

WB increases funding to Chittagong WASA

The World Bank (WB) has approved additional $47.50 million to help improve water, sanitation, and drainage infrastructure in Chittagong,

Home bound people suffer a lot

The home bound people are suffering in the port city as the advanced tickets of buses, trains and other

Beauty parlors abuzz ahead Eid

Eid festival will certainly lose its festive mood if female especially teenagers cannot make their hands colorful with Mehedi

15 lakh yaba pills seized, 12 arrested

Elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) recovered 15 lakh pieces of yaba tablet and arrested a total of 12

Wheat import on rise

Bangladesh has emerged as a leading wheat importer in the world with its import volume hitting a record high

254 Eid jamaats to be held in Chittagong

Around 254 Eid congregations are scheduled to be held this year at the traditional and temporary venues in the

Eid day weather depends on new low in Bay

The weather is likely to be dry across the country, including the capital, on the Eid day on Monday,

Reserves cross $33 billion

Bangladesh's foreign exchange reserves have crossed $33 billion for the first time in the history of Bangladesh. Reserves grew

Chittagong residents shaken up as muggings go unchecked

Muggers are on the prowl in Chittagong swooping on their preys at dawn and in the evening around the

Chittagong markets flooded by adulterated foods

Adulterated essential foods including ghee, milk powder, oil, semolina, vermicelli (Shemai), flour etc have flooded the markets in Chittagong

AL celebrates its 68th anniversary in Ctg

Bangladesh Awami League (AL) and its different front organizations yesterday celebrated the party's 68th founding anniversary through various programs

Three drug traders nabbed with 600 bottles of phensidyl

Elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) nabbed three drug smugglers and recovered 600 bottles of phensidyl from a truck

Minor madrasha girl killed after rape

Two youth allegedly strangulated to death a minor madrasha girl named Salma on after rape.Emon Hasan, 20, confessed his

Insufficient security measures in shopping malls

Business community mainly shop owners of different luxurious shopping malls in the port city expressed grave concern over the

Holy Lailatul Qadr observed in port city

The holy Lailatul Qadr was observed in the port city Chittagong with religious flavor. The pious Muslim people prayed

ASI sued over rape in Ctg

A case was filed against an assistant sub-inspector of DB police, Hamidul Islam, on charge of violating a woman.

Devotees throng Jumatul Wida congregations

The holy Jumatul Wida, the last Jumma prayers in the holy month of Ramadan, was observed in the mosques

Prices of delicious iftar items doubled in Ctg

The initiatives of government and local administration to stabilize price of essentials has apparently fallen flat as no commodities

'Budget a weapon for economic development'

Lawmakers participating in the general discussion in the house on Thursday said the proposed budget for fiscal 2017-2018 is

Tailor kills boy

One adolescent boy was killed by a tailor following the dispute of altercation at Beltola area under Baizid thana

Two cases filed against BNP, AL leaders

Another case against the BNP leaders was filed before the court on Thursday in connection with the attack on

Customers overflow markets in Chittagong ahead of Eid

Bangkok-Singapore Market is new and latest addition to the list of shopping centers in Agrabad. Still, within 12 years

All set for Eid congregations in Chittagong

All preparations have been taken for smooth and peaceful celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest festival of Muslims, in Chittagong. 

$300 million loan deal inked for railway

The Government and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed agreements for US$300 million in loans to help build

Crime incident rises in port city

The incidents of snatching and looting money by the miscreants increased alarmingly in the port city  in the holy

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