A housewife was killed allegedly by her husband over family feud in Bhanga upazila of the district early yesterday. The deceased, Setu Begum, 35, was wife of Jahurul Islam of Chanpotti village under Gharua union in the upazila.
Job seeking youths of the district demanded holding of all job tests of government and non-governmental institutions in divisional headquarters. The demand was made at a human chain in front of Kurigram Press Club yesterday.
Valiant freedom fighters freed the district from the Pakistani occupation forces on this day in 1971. Marking the day, the district administration and Muktijoddha Sangsad's Mymensingh unit and Mymensingh Free and Victory Day Celebration Committee have jointly taken a week-
Students, their guardians and villagers blocked Dinajpur-Rangpur Highway in Chirirbandar upazila for an hour on Saturday, demanding arrest of a high school teacher for sexually harassing a Class IX girl student of the school in the upazila on Thursday.
The World Bank (WB) has approved USD 500 million to improve livestock and dairy production in Bangladesh so that the country can meet growing demand for egg, meat and milk to improve the nutritional intake of its citizens.