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Safe space to ensure girls' educational rights stressed

BSS, Rajshahi :Speakers here have underscored for ensuring safe space for girls through combating all sorts of violence especially sexual harassment against them for boosting women empowerment.They viewed that Sexual

Restaurant worker slaughtered after rape in Jessore

Jessore Correspondent :Jessore Kotwali police recovered the body of Chhaya Khatun, 19, worker of Babur Hotel owned by Mofizur Rahman Babu near Monihar Cinema in Jessore town on Sunday morning.

WDB's chief executive engineer withdrawn from Sunamganj

Sunamganj  Correspondent :Chief Executive Engineer Afsar Uddin of Water Development Board (WDB) in Sunamaganj has been withdrawn due to negligence of duty in constructing and repairing embankments in haor areas.WDB

Mango production likely to suffer setback in Rangpur Divn

Rangpur Correspondent :Mango production is likely to suffer a setback in Rangpur Division this year as immature mangoes are falling off trees due to a drought- like situation which has

Flourishing of objective journalism stressed

Netrakona Correspondent :Additional Secretary of Information Ministry Monjurur Rahman underlined the need for flourishing of  objective journalism and resisting the flow of yellow journalism for highlighting the actual picture of

News In Brief

Housewife commits suicide in Baraigram Baraigram (Natore) Correspondent A housewife Ruma Khatun (28) committed suicide in Baraigram of Natore district. Ruma is a house wife of Mizanur Rahman of the

SHERPUR (Bogra):  A ripe  Boro paddy field has  been damaged at Sherpur Upazila  due to nor'wester on Saturday.

SHERPUR (Bogra): A ripe Boro paddy field has been damaged at Sherpur Upazila due to nor'wester on Saturday.

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SYLHET: AL and BNP candidates  in Beanibazar poura election campaign .

SYLHET: AL and BNP candidates in Beanibazar poura election campaign .

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KHULNA: Prof Dr Md Alamgir,  VC, Khulan University of Engineering and Technology  (KUET) addressing a seminar on reaction and solution  on construction works organised by Public Works Department,   Khulna Zone on Saturday.

KHULNA: Prof Dr Md Alamgir, VC, Khulan University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) addressing a seminar on reaction and solution on construction works organised by Public Works Department, Khulna Zone on Saturday.

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BARISAL: Low-lying areas of Barisal city went under water due to heavy rainfall  for a few days. This snap was taken  on Saturday.

BARISAL: Low-lying areas of Barisal city went under water due to heavy rainfall for a few days. This snap was taken on Saturday.

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SEBA Project  brings revolutionary changes in Bogra

SEBA Project brings revolutionary changes in Bogra

A Correspondent, Bogra : All tasks were implemented in a participatory manner where local community people  have taken collective responsibility to analyse  and define their own needs and highly involved

Beanibazar poura polls campaign gets momentum

S A Shofiee, Sylhet :Candidates at Beanibazar Municipality are passing their busiest moments in campaign in upcoming municipal election .A total of six mayoral candidates will contest in the

Downpour paralyses Barisal city life

Barisal Correspondent :Downpour with intervals since  Thursday night paralysed normal life in Barisal city and surrounding areas often causing disruption of power and water supply and telecommunication.Pronab Kumar Roy,

Headmaster sacked for humiliating student

Jessore  Correspondent :Abul Kalam Azad, Headmaster, Sabujkuri Kindergarten School under Chaugachha upazila in Jessore was sacked by the school authority being instructed by the upazila nirbahi officer on Saturday,

6 lakh coastal people  at risk

6 lakh coastal people at risk

Ahsanul Amin George, Khulna. :In the current month, more than one depression might be caused in the Bay of Bengal, according to the Met office . Besides, within  this

 Govt  provides support to flood- hit  haor people

Govt provides support to flood- hit haor people

Staff Reporter , Kishoreganj :About one crore people in Haor areas have been passing bad days  as they have lost their crops, vegetables, fishes, domestic animals and other necessaries

SYLHET: Shahidul Islam Chowdhury, ADC, Sylhet visited flood affected Hakaluki Haor on Friday .

SYLHET: Shahidul Islam Chowdhury, ADC, Sylhet visited flood affected Hakaluki Haor on Friday .

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RANGPUR: Increasing intake of micronutrient -rich small fishes improves health indexes in rural areas meeting nutritional demand of the malnourished children, pregnant and lactating women of the northern region in recent years.

RANGPUR: Increasing intake of micronutrient -rich small fishes improves health indexes in rural areas meeting nutritional demand of the malnourished children, pregnant and lactating women of the northern region in recent years.

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BOGRA: Md. Asaduzzaman, Superintendent of Police, Bogra  inspecting a drug-healing and rehabilitaton center at Dattabari area in the town on Friday morning which is managed by Bogra Community Policing.

BOGRA: Md. Asaduzzaman, Superintendent of Police, Bogra inspecting a drug-healing and rehabilitaton center at Dattabari area in the town on Friday morning which is managed by Bogra Community Policing.

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BSF picks BD man up from Lalmonirhat border

UNB, Lalmonirhat :Members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) picked a Bangladeshi national up from Burimari border point in Patgram upazila early Saturday.Sources at Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) said

Special OMS  starts  in Sunamganj, Sylhet flood-hit areas

Special OMS starts in Sunamganj, Sylhet flood-hit areas

Sylhet Correspondent :The Food Department has started special Open Market Sale (OMS) of rice and flour in flood-hit Sunamganj and Sylhet area.In this connection, nine dealers have started selling

Rain paralyses life in Sylhet

Sylhet Correspondent :Torrential rain has caused water logging in most of the low-lying areas in the Sylhet city, disrupting normal life and other activities on Saturday.Residents of the low-lying

News in brief

4 drug peddlers held with Yaba in BograBogra CorrespondentPolice arrested four drug paddlers with Yaba pills from Fulbari area in the town on the early Friday.  The arrestees are

77 arrested on various charges in 3 dists

Dinajpur Correspondent :Police, in special drives from Friday night to this morning, arrested 39 persons including two activists of Jamaat-e- Islami and four drug traders and recovered illegal drugs-

Mango inter-cropping gains momentum in Rajshahi

Mango inter-cropping gains momentum in Rajshahi

BSS, Rajshahi :Mango inter-cropping with various cereal crops especially paddy has been gaining momentum in the region including its vast Barind tract as the growers in general are being

BHALUKA (Mymemsingh): The natural  water flow of  Dakatia Canal is being hindered as  an influential quarter has grabbed the both sides of the  canal causing waterlogging . Boro paddy cultivation in the adjacent areas  is also being affected . Urgent steps needed in this regard.

BHALUKA (Mymemsingh): The natural water flow of Dakatia Canal is being hindered as an influential quarter has grabbed the both sides of the canal causing waterlogging . Boro paddy cultivation in the adjacent areas is also being affected . Urgent steps needed in this regard.

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RANGABALI(Patuakhali):  Houses were damaged at Charmontaj Union by Nor'wester on Wednesday.

RANGABALI(Patuakhali): Houses were damaged at Charmontaj Union by Nor'wester on Wednesday.

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KHULNA:  Local people collaboration with the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources, Power and Port arranged a grand meeting to save Sundarbans at Shaheed Hadish Park in Khulna on Thursday.

KHULNA: Local people collaboration with the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources, Power and Port arranged a grand meeting to save Sundarbans at Shaheed Hadish Park in Khulna on Thursday.

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BETAGI(Barguna):  Sawkat Hasanur Rahman Rimon MP distributing seed and fertilizer among the farmers at Betagi Upazila  Parishad Auditorium as Chief Guest recently.  Alhaj A B M  Golum Kabir, Mayor, Betagi Pourashava was also present as special guest.

BETAGI(Barguna): Sawkat Hasanur Rahman Rimon MP distributing seed and fertilizer among the farmers at Betagi Upazila Parishad Auditorium as Chief Guest recently. Alhaj A B M Golum Kabir, Mayor, Betagi Pourashava was also present as special guest.

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BARISAL:  A pre-budget discussion was held  at BDS auditorium organised by 'Center on Budget and Policy (CBP) ' of Dhaka University in collaboration with Barisal District Women Business Forum on Thursday .

BARISAL: A pre-budget discussion was held at BDS auditorium organised by 'Center on Budget and Policy (CBP) ' of Dhaka University in collaboration with Barisal District Women Business Forum on Thursday .

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