Rangpur

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Where the mangoes thrive: Rajshahi to Chapai Nawabganj

Mangoes might feel like just another fruit, but to the people of Rajshahi and its environs, they are a way of life. It is no wonder that the love for mango permeates Bengali culture, as witnessed by literature that is replete with references to magnificent mango trees and the sweet, cool and deep shade under the bountiful boughs, enticing the weary travellers to stop a while. For people like me, enjoying the fruits of nature are an act of devotion.

May 27, 2020
May 27, 2020

15 die of liquor poisoning in Rangpur, Dinajpur

At least 15 people have died of probable ethanol poisoning in Rangpur and Dinajpur between Monday night and Wednesday afternoon.

April 29, 2020
April 29, 2020

80-yr-old Rangpur man returns home after recovery from Covid-19

An 80-year-old man in Rangpur returns home after recovering from Covid-19 after 14 days of treatment.

April 20, 2020
April 20, 2020

Only 13 ICU beds for Covid-19 patients in Rangpur division

Only thirteen beds out of 1,292 are enhanced with ICU facilities in eight districts of Rangpur Division to treat Covid-19 patients.

April 17, 2020
April 17, 2020

Narayanganj returnee dies with coronavirus symptoms in Rangpur

A man died in his house at Rangpur’s Pirganj upazila this morning with coronavirus-like symptoms.

April 17, 2020
April 17, 2020

SSC examinee killed in Rangpur

A 16-year-old Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinee was killed by unknown assailants last night in Rangpur’s Badarganj municipality.

November 17, 2019
November 17, 2019

Now Rangpur student sets example of honesty

Pranta Adhikari, a fifth semester student of Rangpur Polytechnic Institute, has made an example of honesty by giving back Tk 3 lakh to its owner.

April 26, 2019
April 26, 2019

Trouble from transport strike

The transport strike in Chattogram and Rangpur was called off yesterday after it caused immense suffering to commuters and businesspeople.

September 21, 2018
September 21, 2018

2 Rangpur cops suspended for trying to implicate farmer in drug case

Two police officials are suspended in Rangpur for their efforts to implicate a farmer in a drug related case by putting five yaba pills in his pocket.

July 22, 2018
July 22, 2018

6 killed in Magura, Rangpur road crashes

Six people are killed in three separate road accidents in Magura and Rangpur districts.