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SYLHET: Mahbubur Rab Chowdhury Faisal, Senior Joint Secretary General of Sylhet BNP posed for a photo session with the participants of a workshop on political leadership at  Sykhet  organised by Democracy International recently.

SYLHET: Mahbubur Rab Chowdhury Faisal, Senior Joint Secretary General of Sylhet BNP posed for a photo session with the participants of a workshop on political leadership at Sykhet organised by Democracy International recently.

MANIKGANJ: A monthlong seminar to agriculture extension was  begain in Manikganj recently. Among others, Kaniz Fatima, UNO and Md Kalilur Rahamn,  Upazila Agriculture Officer, Daulatpur Upazila  were present in the programme.

MANIKGANJ: A monthlong seminar to agriculture extension was begain in Manikganj recently. Among others, Kaniz Fatima, UNO and Md Kalilur Rahamn, Upazila Agriculture Officer, Daulatpur Upazila were present in the programme.

BANCHARAMPUR (Brahmanbaria):  Cap(Retd)A B Tajul Islam MP distributing cheques among the flood -hit people of haor area in Bancharampur Upazila on Saturday.

BANCHARAMPUR (Brahmanbaria): Cap(Retd)A B Tajul Islam MP distributing cheques among the flood -hit people of haor area in Bancharampur Upazila on Saturday.

GAFFARGAON: Vice-Chairman of the Central Committee of Muktijodha Sanghati Parishad Major (Retd.) Md Rezaul Karim, a veteran freedom fighter and an Awami League leader addressing a meeting on his  participation in the coming National Election as a  candidate from Awami League in the election area Mymensingh-10 (Gaffargaon & Pagla PS) Primary School field, Gaffargaon on Friday.  Among others, freedom fighter Mofazzal Hossain, Auditor (retd.) Alhaj Abdul Karim and Ex Ward Member Saiful Islam also spoke in the meeting at Charalgi (Nidiar Char) .

GAFFARGAON: Vice-Chairman of the Central Committee of Muktijodha Sanghati Parishad Major (Retd.) Md Rezaul Karim, a veteran freedom fighter and an Awami League leader addressing a meeting on his participation in the coming National Election as a candidate from Awami League in the election area Mymensingh-10 (Gaffargaon & Pagla PS) Primary School field, Gaffargaon on Friday. Among others, freedom fighter Mofazzal Hossain, Auditor (retd.) Alhaj Abdul Karim and Ex Ward Member Saiful Islam also spoke in the meeting at Charalgi (Nidiar Char) .

BOGRA: Fish traders are passing busy time in showing big fishes to attract buyers at the traditional hundreds years old Fish Fair marking the Nabanna festival  at  Utholi area in Shibganj Upazila on Saturday.

BOGRA: Fish traders are passing busy time in showing big fishes to attract buyers at the traditional hundreds years old Fish Fair marking the Nabanna festival at Utholi area in Shibganj Upazila on Saturday.

Rights body plead for saving vital Comilla Rivers

The National Committee to Protect Shipping, Roads and Railways (NCPSRR), a rights body, on Saturday demanded immediate excavation of Gumti and Dakatia by freeing these two rivers from pollution and

5 get life for killing housewife in B'baria

UNB, Brahmanbaria :A court has convicted five people and sentenced them to life term imprisonment  on Tuesday.for killing a housewife at Bidyakut village in Nabinagar upazila in 2009.The convicts are-Rafiqul

Farmer stabbed to death in Jessore

Jessore Correspondent :A farmer was stabbed to death at Krishnabati village under Monirampur upazila in Jessore early Saturday.The dead was identified as Akbar Ali, 55, Daharsinga village under the same

Abducted baby rescued after 12 hours in Netrakona

Netrakona  Correspondent :An abducted baby was rescued from Sidli area under Kalmakanda upazila of the district after 12 hours  of her abduction  in a joint operation by Police and Detective

Collective efforts stressed to ensure education for all children

BSS, Rajshahi :Speakers at a function underscored the need for collective efforts of all government and non-government organisations to ensure the right to education for the children of poor and

Olive cultivation increasing in Narsingdi

M.A. Awal, Narsingdi :The tendency of olive fruits cultivation is increasing Shibpur, Monohordi, Belabo and Raipura upazilas in Narsingdi recently.Vegetables farmers have been cultivating olive fruits though the hilly areas

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Seminar held with journalists to check child trafficking  Bagerhat Correspondent Under the joint auspices of NGOs Udayan Bangladesh and Incidin Bangladesh a seminar was held in Bagerhat Press Club auditorium with

SAIDPUR (Nilphamari): Workers  and locals formed a human chain at Saidpur Rail Gate on Wednesday demanding recruitment of new employees  in the country's biggest Saidpur Railway Workshop.

SAIDPUR (Nilphamari): Workers and locals formed a human chain at Saidpur Rail Gate on Wednesday demanding recruitment of new employees in the country's biggest Saidpur Railway Workshop.

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RANGPUR: Dr Md Mozammel Hossain,  Divisional Director, Health, Rangpur speaking at a press  briefing organised on the occasion of the World Prematurity Day at Civil Surgeon Office Auditorium, Rangpur on Friday.

RANGPUR: Dr Md Mozammel Hossain, Divisional Director, Health, Rangpur speaking at a press briefing organised on the occasion of the World Prematurity Day at Civil Surgeon Office Auditorium, Rangpur on Friday.

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NARAIL: A view of  BRI-72 paddy field at Roghunathpur Village in Sadar Upazila .

NARAIL: A view of BRI-72 paddy field at Roghunathpur Village in Sadar Upazila .

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KISHOREGANJ: Poura Mayor Md Parvez Miah addressing a  human chain in front of Kalibari on Saturday demanding   immediate arrest and exemplary punishment to the attackers of Rangpur Hindu  families organised by Puja Udjapon Committee.

KISHOREGANJ: Poura Mayor Md Parvez Miah addressing a human chain in front of Kalibari on Saturday demanding immediate arrest and exemplary punishment to the attackers of Rangpur Hindu families organised by Puja Udjapon Committee.

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SIRAJDIDHAN (Munshiganj):  Owners and workers of  Ashutosh Dutt  Jewellers at Taltola Bazar in Sirajdikhan Upazila  are depressed as robber looted gold ornaments worth  Tk 2 cr from  the shop on  Wednesday night .

SIRAJDIDHAN (Munshiganj): Owners and workers of Ashutosh Dutt Jewellers at Taltola Bazar in Sirajdikhan Upazila are depressed as robber looted gold ornaments worth Tk 2 cr from the shop on Wednesday night .

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Large shipyard to be built in Barguna

Khulna (South) Correspondent :Managing Director of Khulna Shipyard (KSY) Ltd Commodore Anisur Rahman Molla recently said that a large shipyard would be built on 162 acres of land at

Farmers' field day programme held

Chapainawabganj Correspondent :Farmers' field-day cum training programme on "To motivate the farmers for cultivating flood and drought tolerant rice varieties" was held at Ghugudima village under Chapainawabgang Sadar upazila

World Prematurity Day observed

Staff Reporter, Rangpur :World Prematurity Day 2017 was observed  in Rangpur district with an intensive and vivid programme from union to divisional level on Friday.  Civil Surgeon of Rangpur

Rare Himalayan Mole rescued, released in Lawacherra Forest

Rare Himalayan Mole rescued, released in Lawacherra Forest

Md. Mosabbir Ali, Kulaura (M,bazar) : A rare Himalayan Mole  was rescued from a village in Sreemangal upazila of Moulvibazar on Sunday night  and later it was  released  on the 

BRI-72 Paddy gains popularity

Narail Correspondent :The cultivation of zinc enriched BRI-72 variety of paddy is increasing rapidly in Narail district. It has been learnt that mothers who are carrying need zinc enriched food.

Hundreds join road march of Bhabadah Movement

Jessore Correspondent :Hundreds of people of several upazilas in Jessore and Khulna districts joined a road march arranged by Bhabadah Movement Committee on Thursday, first day of its 4

Extra fees being realised from SSC candidates in Sylhet

Sylhet Correspondent :Students in Jointapur Upazila are allegedly being made to pay fees more than what the board has set for sitting secondary school certificate examinations next year.This correspondent

Two get life for double killing in Kishoreganj

Staff Reporter, Kishoreganj :A tribunal Court has sentenced life term imprisonment to two people for killing a women and her child.Additional District & Sesion Judge Md. Abu Taher passed

Char people boosting economic dev rearing cattle head

BSS, Manikganj :Thousands of extremely poor people living rural area specially char areas of seven upazilas of the district have successfully overcome abject poverty through cattle head rearing.The domestic

JESSORE: Construction of a 48-kilometre  road costing Tk 65cr  under LGED's Important Rural Infrastructure Development Project (Prime Minister's Commitment ) has changed the socio-economic condition of the people of Kumira, Sagardari, Trimohoni and Rajganj in Jessore . About ten lakh people of  Jessore Sadar, Monirampur , Keshabpur and Tala upazilas are being benefitted from this road .

JESSORE: Construction of a 48-kilometre road costing Tk 65cr under LGED's Important Rural Infrastructure Development Project (Prime Minister's Commitment ) has changed the socio-economic condition of the people of Kumira, Sagardari, Trimohoni and Rajganj in Jessore . About ten lakh people of Jessore Sadar, Monirampur , Keshabpur and Tala upazilas are being benefitted from this road .

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CHAPAINAWABGANJ: Md Monjurul Huda, Deputy Director, District  Agriculture Extension   Department speaking as Chief Guest at an awareness programme on cultivation of drought and flood friendly paddy yesterday.

CHAPAINAWABGANJ: Md Monjurul Huda, Deputy Director, District Agriculture Extension Department speaking as Chief Guest at an awareness programme on cultivation of drought and flood friendly paddy yesterday.

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BOGRA: Bangladesh Jubo Union organised an anti-drug rally at Satmatha Crossing in the town yesterday .

BOGRA: Bangladesh Jubo Union organised an anti-drug rally at Satmatha Crossing in the town yesterday .

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BARISAL: Police recovered 40 maunds of banned polythene from a bus near Ashokkhati Filling Station  on Dhaka-Barisal Highway yesterday.

BARISAL: Police recovered 40 maunds of banned polythene from a bus near Ashokkhati Filling Station on Dhaka-Barisal Highway yesterday.

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