Monday, May 20, 2019

Lightning kills trucker in Rajshahi

Staff Reporter: A truck driver was killed when a thunderbolt struck him at Khudir Batala in Charghat upazila of the district on Tuesday night. The incident...

HC order to deploy cops at mango orchards remains in force

Staff Reporter: The High Court order to deploy law enforcers in mango orchards in Rajshahi to prevent the use of chemicals remained in force as...

3 to die in RU teacher Lilon murder case

Staff Reporter: A court here on Monday sentenced three people to death for killing Rajshahi University Professor AKM Shafiul Islam Lilon in 2014. The condemned convicts...

2 RU students die after ‘taking excessive liquor’

Staff Reporter: Two students of Rajshahi University died at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital on Sunday reportedly after taking excessive liquor. The deceased were identified as Muhtasim...

Two RU teachers receive death threats

Staff Reporter: Two teachers of Rajshahi University (RU) received death threats on Thursday evening from people posing as leaders of an extremist group. Prof Md Motasim...

‘Drug trader’ found dead in Rajshahi

Staff Reporter: Police recovered the bullet-hit body of a suspected drug trader from Safina Park area at Godagari upazila on Tuesday morning. The deceased was identified...

Ex-BCL men stabbed in Rajshahi

Staff Reporter: Local leaders and activists of Bangladeh Chatra League reportedly stabbed a former leader of the organization in Harian area in Poba Upazila sadar...

Man burnt as ‘wife’ throws acid on him in Rajshahi

Staff Reporter: A man sustained burn injuries in an acid attack allegedly by his wife at Darikharbona in the city on Saturday. The injured man was...

Youth held for posting PM’s ‘distorted’ photo on Facebook

Staff Reporter: Police arrested a young man over an allegation of posting a distorting photo of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on social media site Facebook. The...

Man killed in Rajshahi road crash

Staff Reporter: A man was killed and ten others were injured when a bus overturned at Haripur in Paba upazila on Friday. The deceased was identified...