Bagerhat

March 16, 2020
March 16, 2020

Quick wit and courage save Bagerhat boy from crocodile’s jaws

A ninth-grader narrowly escapes serious injury or worse when he is attacked by a crocodile at the shrine of Hajrat Khan Jahan Ali in Bagerhat today.

May 7, 2019
May 7, 2019

Madrasa girl murdered in Bagerhat

Police and locals recovered the body of a seven-year-old madrasa student from a pond in Bagerhat Sadar upazila on Sunday night.

April 25, 2019
April 25, 2019

Most Bagerhat prawn hatcheries close down due to larvae scarcity

Acute larvae scarcity coupled with excessive salinity and ammonia in water have forced almost all prawn hatcheries in Bagerhat to close their business.

April 21, 2019
April 21, 2019

3-year-old ‘raped’ in Bagerhat

Police have detained a youth on charge of raping a three-year-old girl in Bagerhat’s Fakirhat upazila.

April 20, 2019
April 20, 2019

Working for 7 years at risky building

Over 150 employees of Bagerhat sub-registrar and land record offices have been working in a tattered building for the last seven years despite serious risks.

May 19, 2018
May 19, 2018

Crocodile lays eggs at Khan Jahan Ali’s shrine

A female crocodile in a pond at the shrine of Hazrat Khan Jahan Ali (R) in Bagerhat lays eggs.

April 13, 2018
April 13, 2018

Rampal Project: Special kind of construction materials not being used

Lifespan of the proposed Rampal coal-based power plant in Bagerhat is feared to be shortened by almost two-thirds (25 years instead

December 22, 2017
December 22, 2017

2 killed in Bagerhat clash over paddy harvest

Two people are killed and 10 others injured in a clash over harvesting paddy from a disputed land in Morelganj upazila of Bagerhat.

September 7, 2017
September 7, 2017

Youth held for 'gang-raping' Bagerhat schoolgirl

A youth is detained in Mollahat upazila of Bagerhat for allegedly gang-raping a schoolgirl and uploading a video footage of the crime on the internet.

August 13, 2016
August 13, 2016

Man held in Bagerhat over threat ‘using IS’s name’

Police in a drive arrest a man on Friday night for allegedly giving a threat to a teacher and a Brac employee using the name of militant outfit Islamic State (IS) from Doshani area in Bagerhat town.