Dhaka: 11:21 PM, Sun, 22 Oct, 2017

7 villages inundated as dam collapses in Hatiya

Noakhali Correspondent: At least seven villages in Char Ishwar union under isolated island upazila Hatiya of Noakhali were inundated as water entered breaching an embankment at ward no 1 and 2 of the union on Saturday afternoon.

Over 500 passengers escape accident narrowly

Chandpur Correspondent: Barisal-bound Green Line-2 launch fell in an accident while crossing the Meghna estuary on Saturday.

Water transports suspended from Barisal

Staff Correspondent, Barisal: Water transports from Barisal to all other parts of the country including Dhaka have been suspended due to bad weather.

DU student Khalid still missing in Rupsa

Staff Correspondent, Khulna: Dhaka University (DU) student Khalid Hassan, 20, who drowned in the Rupsa river from a trawler, is still missing.

Two youths arrested with Yaba-arms

Narsingdi Correspondent: Detectives arrested two youths with arms, bullets and Yaba tablets conducting a drive in Narsingdi town on Friday.

4 burnt in gas cylinder blast in N'ganj

Staff Correspondent, Narayanganj: Four workers sustained burn injuries as a gas cylinder blasted at a dockyard in Bandar upazila of Narayanganj on Friday morning.

Young girl's slit-throat body found in Jessore

Staff Correspondent, Jessore: Police have recovered a slit-throat body of an unidentified young girl from a field of Potengali village in Jessore Sadar upazila on Friday morning.

Two killed in Sitakunda bus-truck collision

Staff Correspondent: Two people were killed and ten others injured as a bus collided head-on with a truck on Dhaka-Chittagong highway at Barobkunda in Sitakunda upazila of Chittagong.

9 arrested with drug materials at Chuadanga border

Chuadanga Correspondent: Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) arrested nine people along with drug materials from border area of the district's Damurhuda upazila on Wednesday morning.

Final probe report: Raudha committed suicide

Staff Correspondent, Rajshahi: Maldivian medical student and model Raudha Athif, found dead at a dormitory of Rajshahi Islami Bank Medical College Hospital, committed suicide, according to the final probe report.

Youth found dead in Ctg

Staff Correspondent, Chittagong: Police recovered body of a youth from Uttar Patenga area of the city early Tuesday.

Robber killed in Sundarbans ‘gunfight’

Bagerhat Correspondent: The ‘second in command' of a forest robber gang was killed in a gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) members in Shailo Khal area of the Sundarbans  on Monday morning.

Rohingya boat capsize: 10 bodies recovered

Cox's Bazar Correspondent: At least ten bodies of Rohingya people have been recovered after a boat carrying them from Myanmar capsized in the Bay in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar early Monday.

Youth’s slit-throat body found in Gazipur

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Police recovered slit-throat body of an unidentified youth from Nilerpara area of the city corporation in Gazipur on Sunday night.

Charges framed against five in Rupa rape-murder case

Staff Correspondent, Tangail: Police on Sunday framed charges against five accused in a case filed over the murder of Zakia Sultana Rupa, a law student and multinational company employee, after gang rape in a running bus.