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  • JU BCS forum formed

    Economic Relations Division (ERD) secretary Monowar Ahmed and additional deputy commissioner (Gulshan Division) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police Abdul Ahad have been elected as president and general secretary of newly formed Jahangirnagar University Bangladesh Civil Service Officers Forum (JUBOF).

  • Bombs recovered in Habiganj

    Heavy rainfall, landslide damage old Dhaka-Sylhet highway

    Flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rainfall damaged nearly a lane of the old Dhaka-Sylhet highway.

  • Test of Pasteurised Milk

    BSTI asked to test pasteurised milk at 4 laboratories

    The High Court directs the Bangladesh Standards Testing Institute (BSTI) to test the pasteurised milk produced by all the 14 companies registered by the institution at four laboratories in next seven days.

  • Aziz Co-operative Society chairman Tajul Islam

    Aziz co-op society chief amassed Tk 300cr: CID

    Criminal Investigation Department (CID) files a case against the chairman of Aziz Co-operative Commerce and Finance Credit Society Limited, M Tajul Islam, for allegedly embezzling Tk 300 crore of customers and on charge of money laundering.

  • Flood situation worsens in Kurigram

    Flood situation worsens in Kurigram

    Flood water engulf fresh areas in Kurigram worsening conditions of the affected people in the district. Whereas, flood-hit people's suffering intensified due to insufficient supply of relief materials in Lalmonirhat where overall flood situation remained unchanged.

  • Couple killed in Cox's Bazar

    Couple killed in Cox's Bazar landslide

    A couple is killed when a chunk of earth of rain-soaked hill fell on their house in Chakaria upazila of Cox's Bazar.

  • HM Ershad

    Ershad's first namaz-e-janaza held

    Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad today passed away at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka at the age of 89. His body will be flown to Rangpur tomorrow so that local leaders and activists can pay homage to him. He will be buried on Tuesday.

  • Teachers duped into paying bribe!

    At least six incidents of cheating have surfaced recently in three upazilas of Dinajpur, Rangpur and Gaibandha where fraudsters allegedly used cloned cellphone numbers of upazila nirbahi officers (UNO) to dupe teachers into paying bribe.

  • Cop closed for torturing woman

    A policeman has been closed for allegedly torturing a middle-aged woman at Dhunat Police Station premises on Friday.

  • Lightning bolts kill 13 in districts across country

    Lightning bolts killed seven people in different areas of Pabna, Sylhet, Mymensingh, Netrakona and Kushtia districts yesterday.