Saturday, January 25, 2020
Staff Reporter: A woman and her three-year-old daughter were killed in a fire that broke out at their home in Sadar upazila’s Charmamudpur on Saturday night. The deceased were identified as Aleya Begum, wife of Azad Sheikh and their daughter Amena,...
Staff Reporter: Three members of a family were killed and three others were injured in a private car accident in the district town on early Saturday. The deceased were identified as sisters Tonima Yeasmin Piyasha, 25, wife of Shafiqul Islam, and...
Staff Reporter: A young girl was diagnosed with Nipah virus at Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) on Thursday – the first reported case at the hospital in three years. The patient was identified as Rashida, 20, daughter of Md Babul Hossain...
Staff Reporter: A man and his nephew were killed in a road accident  in front of Saddam Market in the city’s Jatrabari area on Thursday night. The deceased were identified as Anwar Hossain, 40 and his nephew Salauddin, 23 of Bhuigarh...
Staff Reporter: Flight operations at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport resumed on Thursday morning after seven hours of suspension after the fog lifted. Beni Madhab Biswas, deputy director of Dhaka airport, said flight operation resumed around 9:51am. A US-Bangla flight bound for...
Staff Reporter: Voicing doubt over a fair election, BNP’s Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral candidate Tabith Awal on Monday alleged that the Election Commission has so far failed to take any visible step to assure voters that there will be...
Staff Reporter: With a promise to bring basic civic amenities to the doorstep of residents ‘within 90 days of taking office’, ruling party Awami League’s mayoral candidate for the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh on Monday...
Staff Reporter: Three suspected cattle thieves were beaten to death by a mob at Prembagh village of Abhoynagar upazila early Monday. One of the deceased was identified as 30-year-old Sohel. Tajul Islam, officer-in-charge of Abhaynagar Police Station, said a gang of thieves...
Staff Reporter: Balloting was underway in the by-election to Chattogram-8 constituency which fell vacant after the death of Moinuddin Khan Badal. Electronic voting machines or EVMs are being used in this election. Voting started at 9am and will continue until 5pm...
Staff Reporter: Two devotees died at the Ijtema venue in Tongi here on Thursday night and early Friday. The deceased were identified as Khoka Mila, 60, of Kazipur upazila in Sirajganj district and Mohammad Ali, 70 of Patiau pazila in Chattogram...