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Speedy trial of Nusrat killing demandedJashore  CorrespondentFrom a human chain comprising teachers, employees and students of Jashore University of Science and Technology, demand of speedy trial in the Madrassah

Sensible efforts imperative for child rights protection

Sensible efforts imperative for child rights protection

BSS, Rajshahi :Responsive and sensible social and political initiatives are crucial means for protecting rights of children particularly the slum-dwelling and underprivileged ones towards transforming them into worthy citizens.Protecting

Haor belt farmers harvest 12pc of Boro paddy amidst labourer shortage

Sylhet Bureau :Farmers in seven haor districts early harvested 12 per cent of their Boro paddy amidst sheaf getting sterile and severe shortage of labourers, said Department of Agricultural

RANGPUR: Muhammad Joynul Bari, Divisional Commissioner addressing a discussion  meeting  organised by District Administration at Town Hall to celebrate the historic Mujibnagar Day as Chief Guest on Wednesday.

RANGPUR: Muhammad Joynul Bari, Divisional Commissioner addressing a discussion meeting organised by District Administration at Town Hall to celebrate the historic Mujibnagar Day as Chief Guest on Wednesday.

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SREEBARDI(Sherpur):  Sajute Dhar, UNO, Sreebardi speaking at a discussion meeting on the occasion of the Mujibnagar Day as Chief Guest on Wednesday.

SREEBARDI(Sherpur): Sajute Dhar, UNO, Sreebardi speaking at a discussion meeting on the occasion of the Mujibnagar Day as Chief Guest on Wednesday.

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 Mujibnagar Govt accelerated   Liberation War

Mujibnagar Govt accelerated Liberation War

Kapasia (Gazipur) Correspondent  :On the occasion of historic Mujibnagar Day, rally and discussion meetings were  organised at  Kapasia of Gazipur district on  Wednesday . The rallies carrying banners in the

BOGURA:  Fishermen at Nepaltoli Union formed a human chain demanding  leasing  of Kakra Canal  to genuine  fishermen organised by Nijkakra Motsyojibi Samobay  Samity on Wednesday.

BOGURA: Fishermen at Nepaltoli Union formed a human chain demanding leasing of Kakra Canal to genuine fishermen organised by Nijkakra Motsyojibi Samobay Samity on Wednesday.

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MOULVIBAZAR: A human chain was formed in front of Moulvibazar Press Club  on Tuesday condemning killing of madrasa student of Sonagazi Nusrat Jahan Rafi  organised by Sapondon, a social organisation.

MOULVIBAZAR: A human chain was formed in front of Moulvibazar Press Club on Tuesday condemning killing of madrasa student of Sonagazi Nusrat Jahan Rafi organised by Sapondon, a social organisation.

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BOGURA:  BNP, Bogura District Unit brought out a mourning rally protesting killing of local leader Adv Mahbub Alam Shaheen on Tuesday.

BOGURA: BNP, Bogura District Unit brought out a mourning rally protesting killing of local leader Adv Mahbub Alam Shaheen on Tuesday.

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FARIDPUR: Students staff and teachers of Amzad Ali Non- Govt Primary School and Balayet Hossain High School in Faridpur formed a human chain on Monday protesting brutal killing of Nusraf Jahan Rafi, a madrasa student of Sonagazi in Feni recently.

FARIDPUR: Students staff and teachers of Amzad Ali Non- Govt Primary School and Balayet Hossain High School in Faridpur formed a human chain on Monday protesting brutal killing of Nusraf Jahan Rafi, a madrasa student of Sonagazi in Feni recently.

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GAZIPUR: A  five-member delegation of Palestine visited Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI) in Gazipur yesterday. Among others, Imad M M  Zuhairi, Director General of Palestinian International Cooperation Agency (PICA), Ihsan S K Abualrob, Head of Bangladesh Affairs in PICA,  Imad K N Ghanameh, agriculture expert,  Ali A A Alqam, Agriculture Expert, and Imad S L Eid, agriculture expert were present on the occasion.

GAZIPUR: A five-member delegation of Palestine visited Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI) in Gazipur yesterday. Among others, Imad M M Zuhairi, Director General of Palestinian International Cooperation Agency (PICA), Ihsan S K Abualrob, Head of Bangladesh Affairs in PICA, Imad K N Ghanameh, agriculture expert, Ali A A Alqam, Agriculture Expert, and Imad S L Eid, agriculture expert were present on the occasion.

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BENAPOLE: The first floating bridge Jhampa Baor in Manirampur Upazila  has  been broken by nor'wester on Saturday night.

BENAPOLE: The first floating bridge Jhampa Baor in Manirampur Upazila has been broken by nor'wester on Saturday night.

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Storm damages floating bridge at Monirampur

Benapole  Correspondent :     The first floating bridge Jhampa Baor in Manirampur Upazila  of Jashore district has been broken by the nor'wester on Saturday night. When the storm started

Woman gives birth to septuplets; all die shortly

UNB, Laxmipur :A woman gave birth to seven babies at a clinic in Laxmipur municipal area on Friday night and all of them died shortly afterward.Five-month pregnant Nazma Akhter,

Teenage boy hacked to death in Cumilla

UNB, Cumilla :A teenage boy was hacked to death in Burichang upazila on Saturday evening reportedly over a land dispute.The deceased is Mohammad Russel, 19, son of late Ibrahim

Two housewives killed in Benapole, Jashore

Jashore  Correspondent :A housewife was killed allegedly by her brother-in-law at Panthapara village under Bagharpara upazila in Jashore.The victim was identified as Jinia Islam Tuli, 24, wife of Julfiqur

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One killed over land disputeGafargaon (Mymensingh) Correspondent  A man was killed and five others were injured over land dispute  at Gafargaon under Mymensingh recently. In this connection,  Pagla Thana

Akhaura-Sylhet Dual Gauge Line Project costing Tk 16,104.44 cr taken up

Sylhet Bureau :The government on Tuesday approved a Chinese-funded project to convert the Akhaura-Sylhet metre gauge rail line into a dual gauge one with a condition of reviewing its

Solar irrigation brings new dimension to Barind's agriculture

BSS, Rajshahi :Solar pump irrigation has brought a new dimension in agriculture in the drought-prone Barind tract benefiting its  people in many ways."Solar power irrigation is not only contributing

SUNDARGANJ (Gaibandha): Ghaghat  Nodi Rakkha Committee formed a human chain at Sundarganj Upazila demanding steps to check the river erosion on Monday.

SUNDARGANJ (Gaibandha): Ghaghat Nodi Rakkha Committee formed a human chain at Sundarganj Upazila demanding steps to check the river erosion on Monday.

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SREEBARDI (Sherpur): A 'Mangal Shovajatra' was brought out by Sreebardi Upazila Administration  on Pahela Baishakh on Sunday.

SREEBARDI (Sherpur): A 'Mangal Shovajatra' was brought out by Sreebardi Upazila Administration on Pahela Baishakh on Sunday.

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CHANDPUR:  Mangal Shovajatra brought out by Akks Ali Railway Academy marking the Pahela Baishakh on Sunday.

CHANDPUR: Mangal Shovajatra brought out by Akks Ali Railway Academy marking the Pahela Baishakh on Sunday.

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JHENAIDAH: Md Abdul Hai MP distributing prizes among the winners of cultural competition on the occasion of the Pahela Baishakh organised by Jhenaidah Shishu Academy  on Sunday.

JHENAIDAH: Md Abdul Hai MP distributing prizes among the winners of cultural competition on the occasion of the Pahela Baishakh organised by Jhenaidah Shishu Academy on Sunday.

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BETAGI (Barguna): Betagi  Upazila Parishad  brought out Mangal Shovajatra marking the Pahela  Baishakh on Sunday.

BETAGI (Barguna): Betagi Upazila Parishad brought out Mangal Shovajatra marking the Pahela Baishakh on Sunday.

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DUPCHANCHIA (Bogura):  Leaders of Dupchanchia Press Club eating 'panta' and  hilsa marking the Pahela Baishakh at the Club premises on Sunday.

DUPCHANCHIA (Bogura): Leaders of Dupchanchia Press Club eating 'panta' and hilsa marking the Pahela Baishakh at the Club premises on Sunday.

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FARIDPUR: Faridpur Palli Bidyut Samity celebrated Pahela Baishakh on Sunday.

FARIDPUR: Faridpur Palli Bidyut Samity celebrated Pahela Baishakh on Sunday.

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BGB seizes Indian imitation jewelry worth Tk. 1. 76 cr in Benapole

Benapole Correspondent :Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) personnel seized three trucks of indian Imitation Jew alary goods worth Tk. 1 crore  76 lakh from Amrakhali area in Benapole Port police

3 drown in Chandpur

Chandpur  Correspondent :Three people drowned in separate incidents in Chandpur   district recently . Of them, one is a man named Mostafa  Chokder,40, -a mobile bread vendor at Chandpur launch

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World Water Day observed in Gopalganj Gopalganj CorrespondentThe World Water Day was observed in a befitting manner in Gopalganj  recently.  District Administration and  Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB), Gopalganj

Pahela Baishakh celebrated

Netrakona Correspondent :Pahela Baishakh, the first day of Bengali New year 1426, was celebrated on Sunday  with much enthusiasm. Netrakona district administration and different socio-cultural organizations and professional groups