Mirpur

January 25, 2019
January 25, 2019

1 killed in Mirpur gas cylinder blast

A balloon vendor was killed and around seven to ten students were injured as a gas cylinder exploded at a school premises in Dhaka’s Mirpur area this morning.

July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018

Mirpur residents suffer due to Metro Rail construction, waterlogging

For Mirpur residents, hardship while commuting has become an everyday affair.

July 2, 2018
July 2, 2018

Bus runs student over at Mirpur, road blocked in rage

Agitated students takes to the street and blocks a road in Dhaka’s Mirpur after a bus ran over a student in yet another glaring example of the city’s unruly transport sector.

April 8, 2018
April 8, 2018

Rs 52 lakh fake Indian notes seized, 8 held

Eight persons are arrested on charges of money counterfeiting and a big stash of fake currency is seized from a house in Dhaka’s South Monirpur area in Mirpur.

December 23, 2017
December 23, 2017

Newborn baby girl’s body found inside carton in Dhaka

Body of a newborn baby girl is found inside an abandoned carton near a kitchen market in Shah Ali area of Dhaka's Mirpur.

September 13, 2017
September 13, 2017

Missing man’s body recovered from Mirpur manhole

Divers recover a man’s body from a manhole at Chalantika intersection in Mirpur-6 a day after he went missing there while cleaning the water line

August 27, 2017
August 27, 2017

3 held for ‘raping’ garment worker in Dhaka

Police have arrested three youths in connection with “raping” a garment worker in Mirpur area of Dhaka.

July 27, 2017
July 27, 2017

No gas in Mirpur for 4-hr today

Gas supply across a vast area of Mirpur will remain off from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm today due to relocation of gas pipelines to facilitate construction of Mass Rapid Transit Development under the Dhaka...

December 27, 2016
December 27, 2016

Bangladesh win volleyball title

Hosts Bangladesh clinched the title of Bangabandhu Asian Senior Men's Central Zone International Volleyball Championship with a straight 3-0 sets win over favourites Kyrgyzstan at the Shaheed...

November 6, 2016
November 6, 2016

No Boom Boom captain for Rangpur

Rangpur Rigers, the franchise that boasts the likes of Soumya Sarkar, Rubel Hossain, Shahid Afridi, Gidron Pope, Babr Azam and Mohammad Shahzad in their mix was reported to have offered the...