Dhaka: 8:35 AM, Sat, 24 Mar, 2018

Nepal tragedy: Alif laid to eternal rest

Staff Correspondent, Khulna: Nepal plane crash victim Alifuzzaman Alif has been laid to eternal rest at Razapur madrasa graveyard of Khulna’s Rupsa upazila on Friday.

Two top militants held

Bogra Correspondent: Police have arrested two members of neo-JMB, an ultra-radical offshoot of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).

Muggers hack retired army man to death in Bogra

Bogra Correspondent: A group of unidentified muggers have hacked a retired army person to death at Karatoa road area in the district town on Wednesday morning.

PM to visit Chittagong Wednesday

Staff Correspondent, Chittagong: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to visit Chittagong tomorrow (Wednesday) to attend a day-long programme.

Road crash kills 6 in Satkhira

Satkhira Correspondent: At least six people were killed and 10 others were injured in a head-on collision between a truck and a prick up at Bhairabnagar of the district’s Tala upazila on Tuesday night.

‘Poverty rate comes down, literacy rate increases’

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith said the country's poverty has come down and rate of literacy has increased in recent years because of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina-led Awami government's sincere efforts.

Priok, Prionmoyee laid to rest in Shreepur

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Faruk Ahmed Priok and his three-year old daughter Tamarra Prionmoyee, two victims of the US-Bangla Airlines’ plane crashed in Kathmandu of Nepal, were laid to eternal rest at their Nagarhawla village home in Shreepur upazila on Tuesday.

Mother, son killed in Bagerhat road crash

Bagerhat Correspondent: A woman and her seven-year old son were killed in a road accident in Kalibari Dona area under Morrelganj upazila of the district on Sunday morning.

2 of a family among 5 died in Sylhet fire

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: Five people, including two members of a family, have been killed in a fire in Laxanaband Pahar line area of Golapganj upazila of the district early Sunday.

Dacoit killed in ‘gunfight’

Feni Correspondent: A suspected dacoit has been killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police in the district’s Fulgazi upazila.

Soldier Raihan laid to rest with due respect

Pabna Correspondent: Mohammad Raihan, a peacekeeper soldier who was killed in an explosion in the African country Mali, has been laid to eternal rest with mourning and respects.

Stampede in Bagerhat leaves 10 injured

Bagerhat Correspondent: At least 10 people were injured including women in a stampede at a programme in Shaltala area of the district town on Friday.

Two killed in Chittagong road accident

Staff Correspondent, Chittagong: At least two people were killed and 20 others injured when a passenger bus rammed a covered-van on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Kumira area under Sitakunda upazila of the district on Friday morning.

Dacoit ringleader killed in Noakhali gunfight

Noakhali Correspondent: A ringleader of a dacoit gang was shot dead during a gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in Companyganj upazila of of the district early Friday.

Two dead bodies recovered in Cox’s Bazar

Cox’s Bazar Correspondent: Police has recovered two dead bodies from Eidgaon area under Cox’s Bazar sadar upazila.

BNP’s public rally now March 29

Senior Reporter: BNP now wants to hold its public rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in the city on March 29 after failing to get permission two times.

Salman-Priyanka to unite for ‘Bharat’ after 10 years

Entertainment Desk: After a whole lot of speculation about global star Priyanka Chopra’s next Bollywood project, it is now being reported that she will be paired with Salman Khan after 10 years. Produced by Atul Agnihotri, the two superstars will be reportedly uniting for a project named Bharat.