Kishoreganj

April 29, 2019
April 29, 2019

Torched for dowry

A housewife was set on fire over dowry allegedly by her in-laws in Kishoreganj’s Hossainpur upazila.

January 12, 2019
January 12, 2019

'Robber' killed in 'gunfight' with police

A suspected robber was killed in a “gunfight” with police at Bajitpur upazila in Kishoreganj yesterday.

April 23, 2018
April 23, 2018

Lightning kills 5 in Habiganj, Kishoreganj

Five people, including four farmers, are killed in separate lightning strikes in Habiganj and Kishoreganj districts.

December 21, 2017
December 21, 2017

Female freedom fighter’s statue ‘given male shape’ in Kishoreganj

An under construction statue of a female freedom fighter is being given shape of a male figure in Tarail upazila of Kishoreganj due to alleged influence of ruling party men.

December 4, 2017
December 4, 2017

Mother, 2 kids murdered in land dispute

A college student allegedly hacked his aunt and her two children to death and injured his uncle with a billhook in a dispute over land at Tarakandi village in Kishoreganj's Pakundia upazila Saturday morning.

December 2, 2017
December 2, 2017

Kishoreganj mother, 2 kids hacked dead

A woman and her two children are chopped to death and her husband is injured in an attack over a land-related dispute at Tarakandi village in Pakundia upazila of Kishoreganj.

November 10, 2017
November 10, 2017

Five lives lost just for a canal

Five people, including three brothers, were killed and around 50 others injured as rival groups from two neighbouring villages clashed

October 29, 2017
October 29, 2017

Women at helm of Kishoreganj haors

The job of an upazila nirabhi officer at the remotest haors of Kishoreganj is not for the faint of heart.

August 18, 2017
August 18, 2017

Youth held for 'raping' 2.5-yr-old girl in Kishoreganj

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrest a youth in connection with a case filed over alleged rape of a two-and-a-half year old girl in Mithamain upazila of Kishoreganj.

August 13, 2017
August 13, 2017

War crimes convict held in Kishoreganj

Law enforcers arrested a convicted war criminal in Kishoreganj yesterday, 15 months after a special tribunal handed death penalty to him and three others for committing war crimes during the Liberation War.