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PM to visit Sunamganj haors on Sunday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will have a visit in Sunamganj haor areas on April 30 in the backdrop of flash floods, crop and livestock loss in the region. Sunamganj district Read More

7 HSC candidates detained over question paper leak

A mobile court in Keraniganj detained seven HSC candidates and a cybercafe owner in front of Joypara Degree College in Dohar upazila on charge of leaking a question paper minutes Read More

‘Ensure that common people do not fall victim to unnecessary torture’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday asked the members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) to ensure that common people do not fall victim to unnecessary torture and oppression during their Read More

Police cordon off ‘militant dens’ in Rajshahi

Police on Tuesday fenced off a one-kilometer area in Rajpara of Rajshahi city, and searching for extremists at suspected extremists’ dens at Tultulipara, Haragram, Purbapara and Court College areas in Read More

Bomb-like object found in Sylhet school

An educational institute of Sylhet was declared shut for today after a bomb-like object and explosive material was found inside the building.   The students of Scholars Home School and Read More

Ban on fishing in haors withdrawn in Sunamganj

A day after Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) confirmed that the radiation levels in the flashflood-hit haor region were not minacious, Fisheries Department today withdrew the ban on fishing at Read More

Hearing on 11 cases against Khaleda postponed

The Dhaka court on Tuesday postponed the hearing on 11 cases against BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia. Judge Qamrul Hossain Molla of Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge court issued the order and Read More

Embankment breaches in Sunamganj, new areas flooded

New areas in Jamalganj upazila of Sunamganj flooded after cracks took place at different points on the embankment of Paknar Haor last night.   All measures that have been taken Read More

Boiler blast kills 2 workers in Kushtia

Two laborers were killed in a fire following a boiler blast in BSCIC industrial area of the Kushtia district on Monday noon, UNB reports.   Liakat Ali, assistant director of Read More

‘Expedite relief operation in Haor areas’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday directed the Disaster Management and Relief Ministry and authorities concerned to further accelerate the relief and other related operations in the flashflood-hit Haor areas Read More