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  • Three bullet-hit among 30 injured

    As many as 30 people were injured after supporters of two vice chairman candidates clashed over results of Upazila Parishad election in Juri upazila of Moulvibazar on Monday night.

  • Kishoreganj AL faces 14 'rebels' in UZ polls

    Election to 13 upazilas in Kishoreganj will be held in third phase on March 24. Forty-two candidates are running for chairman post in 12 upazilas of the district as Awami League (AL) nominated candidate Achhia Alam was elected as chairman unopposed in Mithamoin upazila parishad.

  • 300 illegal structures demolished

    Roads and Highways Department (RHD) demolished over 300 illegal structures on both sides of Dhaka-Aricha Highway in Manikganj yesterday.

  • United for benevolence

    The 65-year-old Rahima Khatun, who became visually impaired due to cataract a few years ago, has got back her eyesight, thanks to the initiative of a local platform meant for social welfare.

  • Farming suffers due to lack of embankment

    Thousands of farmers at two villages in Nazirpur upazila are suffering badly for lack of an embankment surrounding their croplands.

  • Once a canal ran through it

    A flowing canal ran through the town of Brahmanbaria once. Now what is left of the 3.5-km-long canal is a mere stream. At places, it looks as though it is a long stretch of barren land.

  • 3 get life term for killing boy

    A Pabna court yesterday sentenced three people to life term imprisonment on charge of killing a teenage boy.

  • Farmer killed in Jamalpur

    A farmer was found murdered at Rekhirpara village in Melandah upazila of the district on Monday night.

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    Biman offers 10 to 25 % discounts on int’l routes

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines offeres 10 to 25 percent discounts on six international routes in a bid to boost tourism.

  • Mother-son killed in Sylhet Road Accident

    Mother, son killed in Sylhet road crash

    A mother and her six-year-old son are killed when a truck collided head-on with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw at Sylhet’s Gowainghat upazila.