Thursday, September 20, 2018

2 killed in Barisal road crash

Staff Reporter: Two people, including a college boy, were killed and another was injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a motorcycle on...

8 DB men closed over torturing Barisal journo

Staff Reporter: Eight members of Detective Branch (DB) of police have been closed to the district police lines over torturing a cameraperson of a private...

Indefinite bus strike in Barishal division

Staff Reporter: Bus owners and workers of Patuakhali and Barguna districts on Tuesday called an indefinite strike from Wednesday morning on 17 routes of Barishal...

Barisal boat capsize: 6 bodies recovered

Staff Reporter: The bodies of six people who went missing after a boat carrying devotees capsized in the Kirtankhola River on Wednesday were recovered from...

6 lakh shrimp fries seized in Barisal; 6 held

Staff Reporter: Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard in a drive seized some 6 lakh shrimp fries from Nahalganj Ferrighat area of Sadar upazila on Friday...

Barisal rape victim succumbs to burn injuries

Desk Report: A 13-year-old girl, who reportedly set her on fire after being raped by a neighbour at Halta village of Bakerganj upazila, died at...

Durga Puja starts

RBD Report : The biggest religious festival of the Hindu Community, Durga Puja has begun across the country through bodhon (incarnation) of goddess Durga...

Govt approves $3.5 billion loan for Rampal, Payra power plants

The government has approved proposals for taking foreign loans of $3.5 billion for two mega power projects, Rampal coal fired and Payra power plants. Of...

Ban on netting Hilsha starts October 12

The government has imposed a ban on netting Hilsha fish across the country from October 12 to November 2. The announcement of the ban came...

Sexual harassment complaint filed against Barisal University registrar

A formal complaint has been filed against Barisal University registrar Md Monirul Islam by a female staff member for ‘sexually harassing her’. In the complaint...