Pirojpur

March 25, 2016
March 25, 2016

Had no option

Border Guard Bangladesh personnel had no choice but to open fire to protect election officials and prevent unruly mobs from snatching ballot boxes during Tuesday's Union Parishad polls in Pirojpur and Cox's Bazar, the BGB chief said yesterday.

March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016

BGB says it was forced to open fire

Police sue about 1,300 anonymous people for attacking policemen and district officials in Pirojpur’s Mothbaria upazila during union parishad elections – a clash that left five people dead.

March 22, 2016
March 22, 2016

5 killed in Pirojpur ballot snatching attempt

UP polls: 5 persons have been killed when BGB opened fire to stop ballot snatching after vote casting in Mathbaria upazila of Pirojpur, cops say.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

JCD leader killed in Pirojpur

A Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal leader was killed early yesterday allegedly by members of the ruling Awami League over a feud centring on the upcoming union parishad polls in Pirojpur.

March 9, 2016
March 9, 2016

BNP-backed UP polls aspirant’s nephew killed in Pirojpur

A nephew of BNP-backed chairman candidate from Sheikh Matia Union Parishad in Nazirpur upazila of Pirojpur is stabbed dead by miscreants.

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

Girl killed after rape

Criminals raped and murdered a college girl at a village in Mathbaria upazila yesterday morning when she was

February 9, 2016
February 9, 2016

Girl raped, killed in Pirojpur

Miscreants kill a teenage girl apparently after raping her at Khetachira village in Mathbaria upazila of Pirojpur.

January 14, 2016
January 14, 2016

Children the planners

Busy parents know there are times a child's words are barely heard. But they know too, equally well, that a son or a daughter can sometimes utter a sentence of such striking clarity that one wonders if the young age of the speaker really fits.

May 27, 2015
May 27, 2015

Why humiliate a teacher?

The High Court has ordered a judicial probe against the upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) and the executive magistrate of Bhandaria of Pirojpur for their humiliating treatment of a teacher.

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