Wednesday, November 13, 2019

‘Sorry’, says BU VC for his remarks

Staff Reporter: Amid growing student protests, Barishal University Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Imamul Haque on Friday expressed sorrow for his recent ‘offensive comment’. In a press statement...

World Bank official found dead in Barishal hotel

Staff Reporter: Police recovered the body of a World Bank official from a hotel in the city on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Golam Mostafa....

Barishal University closed sine die amid student protests

Staff Reporter: Authorities on Thursday shut down the Barishal University for an indefinite period amid student protests demanding withdrawal of an ‘offensive comment’ made by...

Barishal road crash death toll rises to 7

Staff Reporter: The death toll from Friday morning’s deadly road accident in the city rose to seven after a child succumbed to his injuries. The accident...

College student among 5 killed in Barishal road crash

Staff Reporter: Five people, including a college student, were killed and six others injured when a bus rammed a human hauler on Barishal-Banaripara road at...

Tortured Barishal 4th grader dies in hospital

Staff Reporter: An 11-year-old schoolboy, beaten up following an altercation over standing in front of an irrigation pump, died at a hospital in the capital...

33 bodies of unborn babies recovered from hospital trash bin in...

Staff Reporter: Thirty-three bodies of unborn babies, which were preserved at Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital for research, were recovered from a dustbin of the hospital...

College student stabbed dead in Barishal: One held

Staff Reporter: A college student was killed and another injured in an attack by a young man at Bangabandhu Udyan in the city on Thursday. The...

Minor boy dies due to ‘wrong treatment’ in Barishal

Staff Reporter: A minor boy died allegedly due to ‘wrong treatment’ in the city on Wednesday. The deceased was identified as Rean, six-month-old son of Al...

Work for people, not for making own fortune, PM to public...

Staff Reporter: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday asked the public representatives to work for the welfare of people, not for making own fortune. “You’re elected...