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  • Another month-old rape surfaces only after video release

    Two accused among 15 in a case for gang-raping a girl and assaulting another in Savar confessed to court of the crime yesterday.
  • Not a one-off crime

    Four days after the murder of Savar schoolgirl Nila Roy, information about the dubious past of prime accused Mizanur Rahman (20) has started to surface. Mizan, who allegedly stabbed Nila in an abandoned house owned by his father on Sunday night, has turned out to be a member of “Shakil and Sakib” gang.
  • Savar map

    Years gone by but they’re still temps

    A total of 36 employees of Savar Govt College, who were recruited temporarily 12 years ago, are facing uncertainty regarding the permanence of their jobs after the institution declared itself to be nationalised in 2018.
  • Mother plants dying at Savar horticulture centre

    Heavy downpour in the past few weeks has brought many problems for the government-run Horticulture Centre in Savar’s Rajalakh, an institution that has been instrumental for widespread tree plantation in the area.
  • Month-long wait for getting tested!

    The authorities in Savar upazila of Dhaka started asking the city dwellers to wait from a few weeks to even a month before being tested for coronavirus after showing symptoms.