Day: June 21, 2019

Lightning kills one in Bogura

BOGURA, A man was killed and two others were injured when lightning struck them at Chhagaldhara village under Sariakandi upazila of the district today.The deceased were identified as Sayeda Zaman, 55, son of Zonab Ali.Police said Zaman was killed by l...
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Three killed in Faridpur road accident

FARIDPUR, Three people of a family were killed and six others injured in a road accident on the DhakaKhulna Highway in Komorpur area under Sadar upazila of the district this noon.The deceased were identified as Md Aslam Mollah, 60, his mother Mohirun...
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Three killed in Natore road accident

NATORE, Three people were killed and seven others injured as a truck collided with a pickup van in Kachikata area under Gurudaspur upazila in Natore this morning.The deceased were identified as Rakibul Islam, 24, a resident of Sirajganj Sadar upazila...
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OC Moazzem wants division in jail

DHAKA, Former officer incharge (OC) of Sonagazipolice station, who is now in jail in connection with a case lodged formaking and circulating videos of Nusrat Jahan Rafi, has pleaded for firstclass division status in prison.Moazzem's counsel Faruk Aha...
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Passing the Microphone to the Rohingya

Everything I thought I knew about the Rohingya was upended when I listened to them tell their own stories, through the WFP Storytellers programme, implemented by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in partnership with BRAC, in the camps in Co...
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Dummy run on EVM in Bogra 6 constituency tomorrow

BOGRA, Election Commission (EC) will give a dummy run tomorrow on casting vote through Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) in the byelection of Bogra 6 (Jatiya Sangsad seat no 41) constituency.By election to the constituency will be held on June 24 next ...
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Enforce building code strictly: Rezaul

DHAKA, Housing and Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim today urged Rajuk officials to intensify their monitoring system for execution of building codes during construction of buildings.We don't want to keep a single house beyond law. But we cannot ...
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