port city

Heavy rain sends parts of port city under water

Incessant downpour since Sunday morning till yesterday noon submerged parts of the port city in knee to waist deep water, immobilising movement in the city and causing residents to suffer immensely.

October 19, 2022
October 19, 2022

What explains the delay in processing donations?

No justification for emergency medical supplies being stuck at port for months

June 12, 2018
June 12, 2018

Heavy rain sends parts of port city under water

Incessant downpour since Sunday morning till yesterday noon submerged parts of the port city in knee to waist deep water, immobilising movement in the city and causing residents to suffer immensely.

January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018

Disease in diagnosis

The quality of medical care in the port city is getting a bad name in recent times, leading to immense patient sufferings. And the diagnostic centres are partly to blame.

November 8, 2017
November 8, 2017

Ansar man killed in road accident

An Ansar member was killed in a road accident near bridge-15 of the port city's airport area yesterday afternoon.

July 20, 2017
July 20, 2017

Whose rice is it anyway?

As many as 155 tonnes of rice seized in the port city while being smuggled out of government depots was packed in jute sacks bearing the insignia of the Directorate General of Food. The directorate, however, claimed the rice seized from seven trucks was not theirs.

May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016

CMP to prepare database of Ctg dwellers

The Chittagong Metropolitan Police yesterday announced that the area it covers would be divided into 135 beats to create a database of local people, criminals, establishments and the characteristics of crimes at specific spots.

February 9, 2016
February 9, 2016

MP Latif sued over Bangabandhu’s image distortion

Two cases are filed against Chittagong-11 Awami League lawmaker MA Latiffor distorting the portrait of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

20 hurt in Ctg BCL infighting

At least 20 people are injured in infighting between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) in Chittagong city.

September 9, 2015
September 9, 2015

Ctg RMG workers’ blockade causes 4km gridlock

Workers of three readymade garment factories of Clifton Group put barricade on the Bayezid Bostami Road in Chittagong city, demanding their arrears that triggers around two kilometres gridlock on both sides of the road.

August 20, 2015
August 20, 2015

Indefinite transport strike in greater Ctg

Transport workers enforce an indefinite strike in greater Chittagong from today protesting the abduction of one of its leader Nurul Islam.