Day: October 9, 2019

Lightning kills two in Noakhali

NOAKHALI Two people were killed when lightningstruck them at Burirchar union of Hatia upazila of the district this morning.The victims are Abul Kalam, 50, son of Jainal Abedin of Boro Daelevillage of the upazila and Quamrul Islam, 40, son of Abul Kalam...
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NCL kicks off tomorrow with Tamim, Mahmudullah clash

DHAKA In a bid to shrug off the picnic league tag,The 21st National Cricket League (NCL), a major first class tournament of thecountry, is all set to roll onto the ground on Thursday with four matches atdifferent venues in the country.The fans will be ...
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Ins and outs of the NCL

DHAKA The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) took severalinitiatives to make the National Cricket League (NCL) competitive one as thetournament long dubbed as picnic league.The NCL will kick off on October 10 throughout the country in fourdifferent venues....
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4 to die for child Nayeem murder in Sylhet

SYLHET A court here today awarded death penalty to four persons for the murder of child Abu Nayeem in Sylhet Dakshin Surma upazila of this district.Judge of the Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal in Sylhet, M Muhitul Haq passed the order...
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UK announces 30m pound additional aid for Rohingyas

DHAKA The UK has announced 30m pound aid on top ofthe Britain's recent pledge of 87m pound for the Rohingyas to help with food,health care, sanitation and counselling of sexual violence.The announcement was made while the UK Government's InternationalD...
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World Mental Health Day tomorrow

DHAKA The World Mental Health Day will be observedtomorrow in the country like elsewhere across the world.The day is observed every year on October 10 across the world with variousprogrammes for raising awareness on mental health.The main theme of the ...
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Three more BUET students remanded over Abrar killing

DHAKA A Dhaka court today placed three students ofBangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) on five-day remandin a case lodged over beating fellow student Abrar Fahad to death on earlyMonday.Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Tofazzal Hossa...
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