Dhaka: 1:17 PM, Sun, 26 Mar, 2017

Intermittent explosions at Atia Mahal

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: Intermittent explosions and sporadic gunshots were heard piercing through Sylhet’s Shibbari area where an Army-led joint force is conducting an operation, codenamed “Operation Twilight”, at a militant den at the five-story “Atia Mahal” from early March 24.

Sylhet explosion death toll rises to 6

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: Two powerful bombs exploded at separate places near a militant den in Sylhet, raised the death toll to 6, including two cops.

President, PM pay homage to Liberation War heroes

Desk Report: President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have paid rich tributes to the martyrs of the War of Liberation by placing wreaths at the National Memorial marking the 47th Independence and National Day.

Nation celebrating 47th Independence and National Day    

Desk Report: The nation is celebrating the 47th Independence and National Day today (March 26) with a fresh vow to uphold the spirit of the Liberation War and to build a "Sonar Bangla" as dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Man hands over 2 sons on militant suspicion to police

Staff Correspondent: A man has handed over his two sons to police for their suspected involvement militancy at the capital's Kafrul area.

Case filed over Dhaka airport bomb attack

Staff Correspondent: A case was filed today in connection with yesterday’s bomb attack near police check-post at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the city that left a youth dead.

Cop among 3 killed at Sylhet militant den

Staff Correspondent: At least three people including a policeman were killed and 17 others injured in a bomb attack in Shibbari area of Sylhet city on Saturday.

3 held for alleged human trafficking in capital

Staff Correspondent: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) held three persons from Al-Falah hotel at Vatara area of the capital for their alleged involvement in human trafficking on Saturday afternoon.

Three more explosions heard from 'Atia Mahal'

Staff Correspondent: Three more explosions took place at 'Atia Mahal' in a suspected militants den in Shibbari area of Sylhet city on Saturday.

'Any negligence of poll officers will not be tolerated'

Staff Correspondent: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda said that any negligence of election officers will not be tolerated in the upcoming Comilla City Corporation (CCC) election.

91 held in Faridpur special drive

Faripur Correspondent: Police detained 91 people in an overnight special drive from several spots of Faridpur district.

Man shot while taking peep on Sylhet drive

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: A man sustained bullet injury while taking a peep on commando operation at Atia Mahal of the district's Shibbari area on Saturday noon.

'Bangladesh Bank fire originated from electric kattle'

Staff Correspondent: The fire broke out at Bangladesh Bank on March 23 had been originated from electric short circuit through an electric kattle, primary investigation of fire service department said.

16 gold bars found in man’s rectum

Staff Correspondent: Officials of Dhaka Customs House detained a person with 16 gold bars weighing 1.60 kg in his rectum at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Friday night.

4 of a family injured due to electrocution in capital

Staff Correspondent: Four of a family have received injures due to electrocution at Taltala in the capital’s Khilgaon area.