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Five skeletons stolen from graveyard in Sirajganj

UNB, Sirajganj :At least five skeletons were reportedly stolen from a graveyard in Naimuri village of the district early Friday.In this incident, a lot of excitement created among the

RANGPUR:  H N Ashiqur Rahman, Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Public Administration addressing a meeting on the National Mourning Day as Chief Guest at Town Hall on Friday.

RANGPUR: H N Ashiqur Rahman, Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Public Administration addressing a meeting on the National Mourning Day as Chief Guest at Town Hall on Friday.

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BHALUKA (Mymensingh): The  half- yearly  coordination meeting of  31 branches  in Mymensingh of ASA, NGO  was held at Bhaluka Upazila yesterday . Abdur Rashid, Manager , Mymensingh District  presided over the programme.

BHALUKA (Mymensingh): The half- yearly coordination meeting of 31 branches in Mymensingh of ASA, NGO was held at Bhaluka Upazila yesterday . Abdur Rashid, Manager , Mymensingh District presided over the programme.

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SYLHET:  Arifur Hauqe Chowdhury, newly- elected Mayor of SCC receiving a crest at a reception  organised by Muyazzin Klayan Samity, Sylhet City Unit on Friday.

SYLHET: Arifur Hauqe Chowdhury, newly- elected Mayor of SCC receiving a crest at a reception organised by Muyazzin Klayan Samity, Sylhet City Unit on Friday.

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RANINAGAR (Naogaon): Israfil Alam MP speaking at a reception accorded to renowned personalities as Chief Guest at Raninagar Press Club on Friday.

RANINAGAR (Naogaon): Israfil Alam MP speaking at a reception accorded to renowned personalities as Chief Guest at Raninagar Press Club on Friday.

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News In Brief

Manasa Puja held at the historical Manasa-Mandir  Barishal Correspondent  Manasha   Puja (worship of Manasa, the Hindu deity of snakes) held at the 525 years old historical Manasa Mandir of

DINAJPUR: A devastating fire gutted  12 shops at Sharif Market in Kansama Upazila on Thursday.

DINAJPUR: A devastating fire gutted 12 shops at Sharif Market in Kansama Upazila on Thursday.

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Bumper T-Aman yield expected in Sylhet

Sylhet Bureau    :Farmers of Sylhet Division are passing busy time in growing Transplanted Aman (T-Aman) paddy in a bid to get a bumper yield of the main crop of

18 snakes found in Beanibazar police station compound

Sylhet Bureau  :A police station in Sylhet district had become so overrun with venomous snakes, it called in a local snake charmer to round up the reptiles on Friday.By

Dyke collapse floods 6 Bagerhat villages

UNB, Bagerhat : Six villages were inundated in Sadar upazila as the river protection embankment along the Bhairab River collapsed at three points early Wednesday, leaving 1,000 people marooned.Locals said

Work on Bangabandhu Silicon City progressing fast in Rajshahi

BSS, Rajshahi :Construction of Bangabandhu Silicon City (hi-tech park) is progressing fast here creating a high hope of employment generation.The hi-tech park is being built at a cost of

RANGPUR: Huge supply of locally reared cattle  in a rural  market as sale of sacrificial animals is gaining momentum in all districts under Rangpur Division from yesterday.

RANGPUR: Huge supply of locally reared cattle in a rural market as sale of sacrificial animals is gaining momentum in all districts under Rangpur Division from yesterday.

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RANGPUR: Foreign Minister Abul Hasan Mahmood Ali MP addressing a guardians' rally organised by Upazila Education Officer on Chiritbandar Girls' High School ground on Thursday.

RANGPUR: Foreign Minister Abul Hasan Mahmood Ali MP addressing a guardians' rally organised by Upazila Education Officer on Chiritbandar Girls' High School ground on Thursday.

Mangrove forests in Patuakhali depleting fast endangering lives of locals

UNB, Patuakhali :Mangrove forest, which is known as 'Green Wall' that protected the people of the coastal district from the devastation of cyclone Sidr, is shrinking fast, thanks to unmindful

SYLHET: Mahamud-Us-Samad Chowdhury MP distributing food among the participants at a Milad Mahfil arranged by South Surma Jubo League on the occasion of the National Mourning Day on Wednesday.

SYLHET: Mahamud-Us-Samad Chowdhury MP distributing food among the participants at a Milad Mahfil arranged by South Surma Jubo League on the occasion of the National Mourning Day on Wednesday.

KHULNA UNIVERSITY: KU VC Prof Dr Mohammad Fayek Uzzaman speaking as Chief Guest at a discussion meeting on National Mourning Day on the campus on Wednesday.

KHULNA UNIVERSITY: KU VC Prof Dr Mohammad Fayek Uzzaman speaking as Chief Guest at a discussion meeting on National Mourning Day on the campus on Wednesday.

Govt to set up 350-MW coal power plant in Barguna

Barguna Correspondent :Bangladesh Government  realised that sustainable power supply is a major precondition for the socio-economic development as well as livelihood improvement of the people of all strata. By targeting

Special Eid launch service starts today

Barishal Correspondent :Private launch owners will start 15-day special launch services from Dhaka on Saturday (August 8 ) on  the occasion of upcoming Eid- ul- Azha festival.The 22 triple-deck private

Housewife's throat-silt body found in Rajbari

UNB, Rajbari :Police recovered the throat-silt body a housewife from his house at Barbakpur in Sadar upazila on Friday morning.With this, a total of four women and children were found

RMP to ensure foolproof security to cattle markets

RMP to ensure foolproof security to cattle markets

BSS, Rajshahi :Rajshahi Metropolitan Police (RMP) will ensure foolproof security to all the cattle and other Eid-markets in the metropolis.RMP authority made this assurance while addressing a law and order

One held with fake notes in Chandpur

Chandpur Correspondent :Police arrested a man along with fake currency notes worth Tk 1.30 lakh from Shologhar in the district town on Thursday. The arrestee was identified as Iqbal Hossain,

Cow fattening gains ground in Narsingdi

Cow fattening gains ground in Narsingdi

M.A. Awal, Narsingdi :Cow-fattening, a practice developed for fetching high price by increasing the weight and size of a cow has been gaining popularity in this district for the last

One arrested for making 'abusive comments' on Mujib, Hasina

Sylhet Bureau  :A Bangladeshi expatriate in Brazil was arrested in Sylhet on Wednesday over his 'abusive comments' made on Bangabandhu  Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in a

National Mourning Day observed

Rampal-Mongla Correspondent :The 43rd Martyrdom Anniversary and National Mourning Day was observed in Rampal with respect and solemnity.After placing floral wreaths to the portrait of Banganbandhu , a rally was

Members of Coast Guard arrested one Myanmar gold smuggler  from Teknaf   on Wednesday.

Members of Coast Guard arrested one Myanmar gold smuggler from Teknaf on Wednesday.

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LALMONIRHAT: A mourning rally was brought out jointly by Lalmonirhat District Awami League and  Bar Association  on the occasion of the 43rd Martyrdom Anniversary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Mourning Day Wednesday.

LALMONIRHAT: A mourning rally was brought out jointly by Lalmonirhat District Awami League and Bar Association on the occasion of the 43rd Martyrdom Anniversary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Mourning Day Wednesday.

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KAPASIA(Gazipur): Simin Hossain Rimi MP speaking at a village gathering on the occasion of the National Mourning Day as Chief Guest on Wednesday.

KAPASIA(Gazipur): Simin Hossain Rimi MP speaking at a village gathering on the occasion of the National Mourning Day as Chief Guest on Wednesday.

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MYMENSINGH:  Journalists Union of Mymensingh (JUM) formed a human chain in front of Mymensingh Press Club condemning countrywide assault of  journalists recently.

MYMENSINGH: Journalists Union of Mymensingh (JUM) formed a human chain in front of Mymensingh Press Club condemning countrywide assault of journalists recently.

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DAMUDYA (Shariatpur): A rally was brought out in observance of the National Mourning Day organised by Koneshwar Union Parishad on Wednesday.

DAMUDYA (Shariatpur): A rally was brought out in observance of the National Mourning Day organised by Koneshwar Union Parishad on Wednesday.

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RANGPUR: Prof Dr Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah, VC, Begum Rokeya University led mourning walkathon on the campus marking the National Mourning Day on Wednesday.

RANGPUR: Prof Dr Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah, VC, Begum Rokeya University led mourning walkathon on the campus marking the National Mourning Day on Wednesday.

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