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    Man shot by brother dies in Benapole

    A man was shot reportedly by his younger brother in Benapole of Jashore this afternoon.

  • Man held with 20 gold bars in Benapole

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members arrest an alleged gold smuggler with 20 gold bars worth Tk 1 crore from along Boroachra in Jessore’s Benapole.

  • 6th-grader gang raped in Patuakhali

    3-year-old 'raped' in Jessore

    A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped at a village in Jhikargacha upazila of Jessore yesterday morning.

  • Benapole tense after clash

    Several hundred goods-laden trucks were stranded at Benapole Land Port as unloading of goods remained suspended following a clash between two groups of workers yesterday.

  • Juvenile hotel staff killed

    A teenage hotel worker, who was allegedly beaten and pushed off the rooftop of a residential hotel at Benapole check post by his

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    Teenage hotel worker ‘tortured to death’ in Benapole

    A teenage hotel worker is tortured to death by his employer in Benapole of Jessore, the victim’s family claims.

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    She dodged traffickers, can’t break social prejudice

    Ayesha Siddika who was kidnapped from Benapole border and sold to flesh traders in Kozhikode, Kerala in May 2015, sheds light on her captive life to protest against the social exclusion and constant insults she has been enduring since her return to Bangladesh in last December.

  • A highway of harassment

    What a Swedish couple of Bangladeshi origin had gone through on Thursday evening is commonplace on Jessore-Benapole highway, a

  • ‘Highest alert’ on Benapole border

    The authorities issue what they term ‘highest alert’ on the Benapole border to stop killers of two foreigners from escaping the country.

  • BSF kills 2 Bangladeshis in Jessore

    Indian Border Security Force guns down two Bangladeshi cattle traders and injures three others along Doulatpur border in Benapole of Jessore.