Day: May 12, 2019

72th death anniversary of poet Sukanta tomorrow

DHAKA, The 72th death anniversary of poet Sukanta Bhattacharya will be observed tomorrow.Along with Rabindranath Tagore and Nazrul Islam, Sukanta, is considered one of the major poets of Bengali literature of the 20th century.Although he died very you...
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YPSA wins TobaccoControl Award 2019

National AntiTobacco Platform (NATP) organized a seminar and TobaccoControl Award 2019 giving ceremony at the PKSF auditorium, Dhaka on 12 May on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day 2019 . Agriculture Minister Dr Md Abdur Razzaque was present as the c...
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Two die in fire in Cox’s bazar

COX's Bazar, A father and his daughter met their tragic end in a fire at city's Kalatali Lighthouse Para here last night.The dead persons were identified as Atiqur Rahman, 40, and his step daughter Sadia, 6.Receiving information fire service rushed to...
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Two killed in Maulvibazar, Ctg road accidents

MAULVIBAZAR, Two persons, including a woman, were killed and twoothers injured in separate road accidents in Maulvibazar and Chattogramdistricts today.In Maulvibazar, Momtaj Begum, hailed from Sreemangal upazila, was killed ina road accident in Nitesh...
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At least 300 Himalayan yaks starve to death in India

NEW DELHI, Indian officials Sunday said that at least 300 yaks starved to death in a remote Himalayan valley after a bout of unusually harsh winter weather.Officials in the northeastern state of Sikkim said they received the first distress call from a...
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Murder suspect killed in Ctg ‘gunfight’

CHATTOGRAM, The prime accused in a case filed for murdering a housewife was killed in a reported 'gunfight' with police at Bakalia in the port city.The deceased was identified as Shah Alam (32). He was one of the suspected killers of Bubli Akhtar, 27,...
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