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  • Of a unique burial ground of 1971

    The burial ground of 49 martyred freedom fighters at Dalura of Sunamganj is unique in the country.

  • At least 10 persons are killed and seven others injured in separate incidents of lightning strikes in Dinajpur and Sunamganj.

    Lightning kills 10 in Dinajpur, Sunamganj

    At least 10 persons are killed and seven others injured in separate incidents of lightning strikes in Dinajpur and Sunamganj.

  • Flash flood: 2 held, 61 sued over graft in haors

    A government official is among two held as 61 persons have been sued in Sunamganj for their negligence and irregularities in construction of embankments that collapsed causing the flash flood in haor regions earlier in April.

  • PM to visit Sunamganj haors Apr 30

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will visit Sunamganj haor areas on April 30 in the backdrop of flash floods, crop and livestock loss in the region.

  • Rain damages Sunamganj Shanir haor dam

    All measures taken by locals to save the dam along the Shanir Haor in Sunamganj have failed due to excessive rains and onrush of upstream hill waters.

  • Why no compensation for electrocution: HC

    The High Court issues a ruling upon the government and Palli Bidyut authorities to explain in four weeks as to why they should not be directed to compensate Tk 4 crore to the family members of four people who died of electrocution in Sunamganj.

  • Farmers in northeastern Bangladesh in trouble

    Flash floods triggered by heavy rain and hailstorms have damaged Boro paddy massively in the haor areas of Sunamganj and Sylhet.

  • Storm kills 2, damage houses

    Nor'wester swept through Sylhet and Sunamganj on Thursday night, killing two people and damaging houses.

  • Nature Quest: In quest of the Jewels of Haors

    People say that we do not have the tradition of rose cultivation here in Bangladesh. The rose cultivation in our country is entirely a new phenomenon. The Middle Eastern or European countries are referred to as the origin of rose.

  • 17 more cases filed against Star editor

    Seventeen more cases including six sedition pleas are filed against The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam in 17 districts.

  • Khaleda has to apologise: Minister Kamal

    Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has to apologise for questioning the number of martyrs of the Liberation War in 1971.

  • Municipal polls: 2 OCs withdrawn

    The authorities withdraw two officers-in-charge in Sunamganj and Noakhali for their alleged controversial roles ahead of the upcoming municipality polls.

  • Road accidents kill 11 in 4 districts

    At least 11 people killed and eight others injured in separate road accidents in Sunamganj, Tangail, Chittagong and Barguna today.

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    Lightning kills 5 in Sunamganj

    Five people have been and three others injured in separate lightning incidents in Sunamganj, the north-eastern borderline district in the county.