Rajshahi

What went right for Rajshahi?

The city's recent eye-catching developmental transformation has been a matter of curiosity for many.

Rajshahi’s ‘Bat Doctor’ wants to take over the world

Rajshahi's Hossain Muhammad Aftab, better known as Shahin, earned the nickname 'Bat Doctor' during his school days, for his uncanny ability of fixing any issues related to a cricket bat.

U-19s clinch one-day series against South Africa

Bangladesh U-19s clinched the series against South Africa U-19s 3-2 with a three-wicket win in the series-deciding fifth one-dayer at Shahid Kamruzzaman Stadium in Rajshahi today.

A Rajshahi University scholar who has helped little magazines thrive

Four little magazines have been published under his editorship.

Who have highest/lowest bank deposits in Bangladesh?

Dhaka division’s 4.19 crore people in 13 districts have stored in banks a total of Tk 9.79 lakh crore, around 85 per cent of which, or Tk 8.32 lakh crore, belong to the people living inside Dhaka district alone.

Eighteen athletes win Tk 1.65 lakh in Rajshahi half marathon

A total 18 earliest finishers among 1007 participants were awarded with cash prizes worth Tk 1.65 lakh alongside trophies, crests, certificates, and other benefits.

MEMOIR / Kalai rutis, tamarind trees, and childhood adventures

I hurt my left knee quite seriously but was too afraid of my father to tell anyone about it. I thought the fault was mine, as though my injury was some kind of crime. So for several days I wore long dresses and kept my knee hidden from everyone even as the wound became infected and the bone began to show.

‘Special train’ for Awami League, ‘transport strike’ for BNP

Why should two political parties of the same nation receive polar opposite treatments?

Panihar Public Library: A heritage in ruins

A library containing more than 7702 periodicals, encyclopedias and books on literature, religion, poetry, science and economics—all wasting away from neglect.

February 6, 2018
February 6, 2018

Road crash kills 2 SSC examinees

Two SSC examinees and the father of one of the students were killed in a road accident in Rajshahi's Puthia upazila yesterday morning.

February 5, 2018
February 5, 2018

2 SSC examinees among 3 killed in Rajshahi road crash

Three people, including two SSC examinees, are killed in a road accident at Tarapur in Puthia upazila of Rajshahi.

February 1, 2018
February 1, 2018

Under pressure to drop case?

It was a dreadful day for her as her husband “died from torture” in Rab custody.

January 30, 2018
January 30, 2018

4.2 magnitude tremor jolts northern districts

A mild earthquake jolts the northern districts of Bangladesh including Rajshahi.

January 16, 2018
January 16, 2018

Cold to rattle the north the entire month

The ongoing cold wave sweeping over many parts of the country will be over in the next day or two but not in Rajshahi and Rangpur divisions, where the cold wave will last the entire month.

December 19, 2017
December 19, 2017

Two children save train from accident

A couple of quick-thinking little boys have saved a freight train from a possible accident yesterday.

December 6, 2017
December 6, 2017

Institute of Health Technology closed, students asked to vacate halls

Institute of Health Technology (IHT) Rajshahi has been declared closed after five female students were injured in an attack at a sit-in programme allegedly by members of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL).

October 21, 2017
October 21, 2017

9 Rajshahi AL leaders expelled

Awami League in Rajshahi has expelled nine leaders of Bagmara upazila who last month held lawmaker Enamul Haque responsible for

September 30, 2017
September 30, 2017

Food transporters begin indefinite strike in Rajshahi, Rangpur

Rajshahi Divisional Food Transport (Road) Conductors’ Association announces an indefinite strike from Sunday demanding increase of their transportation cost.

September 15, 2017
September 15, 2017

Met office predicts moderate rainfall

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places across Bangladesh, says Met office.

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