Bogura

Top 5 places to visit in Bogura

Bogura, the gateway to North Bengal, is an ancient land seeped in history and tradition. Although the township was created near the Karatoya River, the Jamuna River has enriched the district with small Char areas. If you want, you can easily spend two days leisurely exploring some of the historic sites of Bogura. Here are just the top 5.

April 12, 2020
April 12, 2020

Rajshahi reports first Covid-19 case

A 48-year-old man tests Covid-19 positive in Rajshahi's Puthia upazila, making him the first confirmed coronavirus case in the district.

March 30, 2020
March 30, 2020

Bogura death not from coronavirus: IEDCR report

Samples of a 45-year-old-man, who died with coronavirus-like symptoms in Bogura’s Shibganj upazila on Friday, tested negative, say officials.

February 8, 2020
February 8, 2020

Man burned to death for blackmailing woman: Bogura police

A man was burned for blackmailing a woman over an extra-marital affair after he was called to a remote paddy field in Barokol village under Bogura’s Dupchanchia upazila on February 4.

January 19, 2020
January 19, 2020

JS passes condolence motion for Mannan

The parliament unanimously adopts a condolence motion expressing deep shock at the death of ruling Awami League lawmaker Abdul Mannan from Bogura-1 constituency.

November 12, 2019
November 12, 2019

Diversity of Bogura pottery in peril

Pundranagar, the capital of ancient Bengal or present-day Bogra in Bangladesh, is famous for its pottery. Traditional pottery got its fame in the Pal era long back, but now some of the potters community still can be seen here and there in the country including Palpara or Kumaras villages in Bogra.

April 20, 2019
April 20, 2019

Two killed in ‘gunfights’ in Gazipur, Bogura

Two men were killed in separate “gunfights” in Gazipur and Bogura early yesterday.

March 31, 2019
March 31, 2019

Illegal medicines seized in Bogura

Police, during a drive, seize a huge amount of medicines stored illegally inside an apartment in Bogura town.

February 6, 2019
February 6, 2019

Female police official commits 'suicide' in Bogura

A female assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of Dhunat Police Station in Bogura dies after allegedly ingesting a poisonous pill.

January 18, 2019
January 18, 2019

2 Jamuna TV journos beaten up in Bogura

Two journalists of Jamuna Television were beaten up allegedly by a Jubo League activist and his accomplices in Maltinagar area of Bogura town yesterday.

November 17, 2018
November 17, 2018

Bogura AL leader found dead

The “slit-throat” body of a union-level Awami League leader in Adamdighi upazila of Bogura is recovered by police.

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