Agargaon

July 5, 2017
July 5, 2017

A riot of colours

It is indeed a fiesta of foliages and plants. A riot of colours; colours of flowers - that come in all shades and hues.

June 17, 2016
June 17, 2016

'Criminal' killed in 'shootout' with Rab

A “criminal” was killed in an alleged shootout between his cohorts and the Rapid Action Battalion at Agargaon in the capital early yesterday.

April 2, 2016
April 2, 2016

Unemployed nurses lay siege to directorate office

Unemployed nurses lay siege to the Directorate of Nursing Services at Agargaon in Dhaka since this morning protesting a circular seeking to recruit 3,616 senior nurses.

February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016

‘Drone-like object’ found in front of IDB bhaban

Police have recovered a drone-like object from outside the premises of IDB building at Agargaon area of Dhaka.

February 4, 2016
February 4, 2016

Transport owners to be punished for road crashes: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader holds transport owners responsible for road crashes and indiscipline in the sector and says they will soon be brought under the purview of punishment.

January 9, 2016
January 9, 2016

Cops collect toll for use of road

Police are forcibly and illegally taking money in the name of “parking tolls” from any car using the road in front of the Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) in Agargaon. The road that connects Rokeya Sarani with Mirpur Road -- on which several important establishments like public schools and hospitals, including Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital, are located -- has also been made off-limits to regular traffic.

October 2, 2015
October 2, 2015

BNP for judicial probe into UGC official’s death in Rab custody

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) demands judicial inquiry to find out the nature of University Grants Commission (UGC) official’s death in Rab custody.

August 25, 2015
August 25, 2015

Journo assault: Official withdrawn from EC project

The public administration ministry withdraws deputy secretary Abdul Bari from an Election Commission project over alleged assault of two journalists.

March 24, 2015
March 24, 2015

19 passport brokers jailed

A mobile court today detains 20 illegal passport brokers near the Immigration and Passport office at Agargaon in Dhaka and sentences 19 of them to three-month imprisonment each

March 24, 2015
March 24, 2015

4 more collect forms for mayoral race

Four mayoral aspirants collect nomination forms today for contesting the upcoming elections to the Dhaka city corporations.