Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Staff Reporter: Mymensingh Medical College (MMC) students protested for a third consecutive day on Saturday against the alleged sexual harassment of a female student by a rickshaw puller on the campus. They gathered in front of the academic building shouting slogans...
Staff Reporter: A suspected drug trader was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Shahporir Dwip Jhaubon in Teknaf upazila early Saturday. The deceased were identified as Md Ibrahim, son of Nurul Amin of Mistri Para area and a listed drug...
Staff Reporter: At least six people were killed and nine others injured after a bus crashed into a roadside tree in Fakirhat upazila on Saturday morning. Police identified five of the victims as Hekmat 50, Farhad, 50, bus driver’s assistant Sumon,...
Staff Reporter: A woman was killed and five of her family members were injured as a Uber car carrying them collided with a private car at Bata Signal intersection in the capital on Saturday morning. The deceased was identified as Fulbibi,...
Staff Reporter: Six policemen have been closed for destroying more than 35,000 eggs in Boraigram upazila allegedly after the egg trader refused to pay them bribe. Jahangir Hossain, superintendent of Bogura Highway Police, said that the decision was taken on Friday...
Staff Reporter: An eighth grader was stabbed to death by unidentified men at Vuianpara of Khilgaon here on Friday night. The deceased was identified as Redowan, 14, from Meradia-Vuianpara area of Khilgaon. Inspector Bacchu Miya, in-charge of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital...
Staff Reporter: At least three people were killed and dozens injured during a storm in the capital on Friday evening. Two of the deaths were reported from Badda where a wall collapsed adjacent to Pran-RFL building. Bulbul Biswash, 27, employee of a...
Staff Reporter: At least one person was killed and dozens wounded after a pandal collapsed at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque on Friday evening during a storm. Paltan police’s in-charge Mahmudul Haq confirmed the casualty but could not give details. Locals and bystandars...
Staff Reporter: Two soldiers were killed and 10 wounded in a blast at a heavy weapons firing range in the ​​Sadar upazila on Friday morning. The deceased were named as Jahidul Islam, 28, a resident of Lama upazila, and Nipun Chakma,...
Staff Reporter: Farmers have been counting about Tk 300 loss per maund of rice here in the current Boro season due to fall in rice prices. Visiting Ashuganj rice market, the biggest rice wholesale market of the country’s eastern region, the...