Staff Correspondent: Police have recovered a half-decomposed body of an unknown person filled in a sack from a house of the district's Kafrul area.
Staff Correspondent: Eminent folk singer and flautist Bari Siddiqui has died. He was 63.
Staff Correspondent: General Secretary of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal Akramul Hasan Mintu has been arrested.
International Desk: Suspected militants have launched a bomb and gun attack on a mosque in Egypt's North Sinai province, killing 155 people, reports BBC.
The filled-in canals are a major cause of the excessive waterlogging in Dhaka city.