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Woman dies from electrocution

A Correspondent :A woman died after coming in contact with an electric fence at Banshkahli upazila in Chattogram on Saturday.The deceased was identified as Dilowara Begum, 50, wife of

Locals construct wood bridge for temporary communication

Khagrachhari Correspondent :Due to breakdown the only medium of communication Jipeball Bridge, residents of twenty villages under Matiranga Upazila Sadar of the district are facing distress for almost one

A view of Jipeball Bridge over the Dhaliya canal at  Matiranga Upazila Sadar  needs  repair . This snap was taken yesterday.

A view of Jipeball Bridge over the Dhaliya canal at Matiranga Upazila Sadar needs repair . This snap was taken yesterday.

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Consumers' sufferings mount, probe body formed

Chattogram Bureau :There is a provision of incorporating Consumers' Representative in Board of Directors of Chattogram Water & Sewerage Authority (CWASA) since 2012  to look after the interests of

Locals arranged a press conference at a local hotel in Bandarban on Wednesday  protesting land grabbing by a religious leader  recently.

Locals arranged a press conference at a local hotel in Bandarban on Wednesday protesting land grabbing by a religious leader recently.

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Rare species of oysters in Cox's Bazar Bangabandhu Safari Park

Rare species of oysters in Cox's Bazar Bangabandhu Safari Park

Cox'sBazar Correspondent :In  Cox's Bazar Chakaria Upazila, a strange snake from the wild species of the wild birds found in the forest of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Safari and later

5 held for alleged mass raping

Chattogram Bureau :Police rounded up five vagabonds as allegedly involved with mass raping at Julda unon under Karnaphuli upazila of Chattogram on Wednesday. Sub Inspector Monirul Islam of Karnaphuli thana 

Vessel movement resumes at Ctg Port after 3 hrs

A Correspondent :The vessel movement at the outer anchorage of the Chittagong port resumed on Friday noon after three hours of suspension following a head-on collision between two vessels

UAE-bound passenger arrested in Ctg Airport

A Correspondent :Chattogram Shah Amanat International Airport officials arrested a UAE-bound passenger with 60,000 dirham and US $300 on Friday.The arrestee is Jahur Alam, 35, from Hathazari upazila in

The damaged  structures of three years back at Kaderia Market building in Kallyanpur area in Rangamati town  to be repaired yet. Local residents fear that major accidents might occur with the collapse of the shabby buildings at any time in the rainy season. The photo was taken on Thursday.

The damaged structures of three years back at Kaderia Market building in Kallyanpur area in Rangamati town to be repaired yet. Local residents fear that major accidents might occur with the collapse of the shabby buildings at any time in the rainy season. The photo was taken on Thursday.

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Student's body recovered from Cox's Bazar Matamuhuri river after 18 hours of missing

Cox'sBazar Correspondent :After 18 hours of missing , the body of Abdul Majid (14), a  madrasa student, was found in Chabaraya of Matamuhuri River in Chakaria of Cox's Bazar

Two drug dealers  arrested in Cox's Bazar with 1 .70 lakh  Yaba pills

Two drug dealers arrested in Cox's Bazar with 1 .70 lakh Yaba pills

Cox'sBazar Correspondent :In the Cox's Bazar ,  Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-15)  arrested two drug dealers, including one lakh 70 thousand pieces of Yaba worth 8 crore 50 lakh taka

Security man dies at Ctg Port

A Correspondent :A member of security staff at Chattogram Port was killed as he was hit by a crane on Thursday night.The deceased, Md Lokman, 38, from Chandpur, was

Missing  body found in Chakaria-Matamuhuri River

Missing body found in Chakaria-Matamuhuri River

Chakaria (Cox's Bazar) Correspondent :Mujibur Rahman (14), a madrasa student met a  tragic death due to illegal sand extraction in the Matamuhuri river in Chakaria, Cox's Bazar yesterday. He

Trend of going abroad of patients to be declined : Dr Devi Shetty

Trend of going abroad of patients to be declined : Dr Devi Shetty

Chattogram Bureau :Noted cardiac surgeon and consultant of cardiac  medicine of this subcontinent Dr Devi Prashad Shetty said  ,  the first ever international standard healthcare services in the port

Low- lying areas at Port City  submerged  due to heavy rainfall . This picture was taken from   Muradpur yesterday.

Low- lying areas at Port City submerged due to heavy rainfall . This picture was taken from Muradpur yesterday.

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83 pry school buildings risky in Khagrachhari

Khagrachhari Correspondent :Eighty three primary schools are running their academic activities in old and worn-out buildings in nine upazilas of the district, putting lives of child learners at risk.

Top terror released after serving jail term

UNB, Chattogram :Bidhan Barua, a top terrorist of North Chattogram, who has been languishing in jail since 2011, was released from Cumilla Central jail on June 3, two days

3 medicine shops fined Tk 40,000

UNB, Chattogram :A Mobile court of district administration on Wednesday noon fined three medicine shops Taka 40,000 for selling unauthorized and date expired medicine.A team led by executive magistrate

Halda River to be declared as ECA

Chattogram Bureau :The government will take steps to declare Halda River, the country's lone natural fish  breeding ground of carp fishes, as an ecologically critical area (ECA) area."Steps will

Mayor stresses coordination of service providers to build Chattogram as safe  city

Mayor stresses coordination of service providers to build Chattogram as safe city

Chattogram Bureau :Mayor of Chattogram City Corporation (CCC)  AJM Nasir Uddin has stressed the need for coordinating among the service providers to build Chattogram as a safe and sustainable

BRTA fines six transport owners

A Correspondent :A Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) mobile court in Chattogram on Tuesday fined owners of six bus services Tk 93,000 in two separate drives.Executive Magistrate NM Manjurul

Housewife commits suicide

Chattogram Bureau :A woman was found hanging at her residence in Hinguli union of Mirsarai upazila on Monday night.The deceased was identified as Hosne Ara Akhter Lipi, 25, wife

CWASA official blamed for attack on protesters

Chattogram Bureau :Deputy Managing Director of CWASA Golam Hossain was accused for alleged instigation over attack on local protesters for controlling a mosque committee. This allegations was told at

Electric pole poses risk at Ctg flyover

Chattogram Bureau : An electric pole  at   No 2  of Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram city  has been posing threat of accidents anytime.The concrete base of the pole was found loose

Cement detected instead of plastic materials at Port

Chattogram Bureau :Customs officials detected  Portland cement in 30 containers imported from UAE  with false declaration of plastic raw materials  meant for a industrial unit . After physical inventory

3 arrested over teen's 'gang rape' in Khagrachhari

Khagrachhari Correspondent :Three teenagers were arrested on Monday night from the Sadar upazila for allegedly gang-raping a teen. The suspects - Al Amin, 17, Jahidul, 16, and Aminul Islam,

Oil tanker collides with container ship in the   Karnaphuli river

Oil tanker collides with container ship in the Karnaphuli river

Chattogram Bureau :A oil tanker collided  with the container ship in the river Karnaphuli in Patenga on Friday  morning.According to the ports, the container carrying ship MV X-press Mahananda

Oil tanker collided with the container ship in the river Karnaphuli yesterday morning .

Oil tanker collided with the container ship in the river Karnaphuli yesterday morning .

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CU employee suspended over Facebook post

Chattogram Bureau :The authority of Chattogram University (CU) temporarily suspended a third-grade employee, Nibaran Barua, yesterday. The upper division clerk of CU accounts office was arrested on Tuesday in