Dhaka: 3:35 AM, Thu, 13 Dec, 2018

Sheikh Hasina launches polls campaign

Badal Saha, From Tungipara: Prime Minister, also Awami League President Sheikh Hasina has started polls campaign for her party, offering wreaths at Bangabandhu shrine in Tungipara.

AL leader killed in Faridpur

Faridpur Correspondent: A local Awami League leader has been killed in an attack allegedly by BNP supporters at Goaldangi of northchannel union under Sadar upazila.

Juba League leader shot, hacked to death in Noakhali

Noakhali Correspondent: A Juba League leader was hacked and shot to death at Dakshin Charshullukia village of the district’s sadar upazila on Tuesday afternoon.

Fakhrul’s motorcade attacked in Thakurgaon

Thakurgaon Correspondent: The motorcade of BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir came under attack at Danarhat in Sadar upazila on Tuesday noon on his way to the district town from Saidpur Airport, leaving at least 10 people injured.

AL-BNP clashes leave 30 hurt in Noakhali

Noakhali Correspondent: At least 30 people were injured as BNP activists clashed with Awami League activists in Kabirhat upazila of the district on Tuesday.

VNSC teacher Hasna Hena freed on bail

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Hasna Hena, a teacher of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College (VNSC) who was arrested in a case filed for provoking ninth grader Aritree Adhikary, to commit suicide, was released on bail.

President asks naval officers to safeguard sovereignty

Staff Correspondent, Chattogram: President M Abdul Hamid on Sunday asked the newly-commissioned officers of Bangladesh Navy to dedicate themselves for safeguarding the sovereignty and be readied always to face any calamity.

Kangalini Sufia in critical condition

Staff Correspondent, Savar: The condition of beloved folk singer Kangalini Sufia who was admitted to Enam Medical College Hospital in Savar with severe illness on Tuesday, is still said to be critical.

Fire guts 3 cotton factories in Gazipur

Kaliganj (Gazipur) Correspondent: A devastating fire broke out at three cotton making factories in Mill gate area of Bhadarthi village under Kaliganj upazila of the district. 

Bus kills 3 motorcycle riders in Dhamrai

Staff Correspondent, Savar: Three motorcycle riders have been killed as a bus hit their motorbike at Dhamrai in Savar.

3 killed as 2 buses collide in Narsingdi

Narsingdi Correspondent: At least three people were killed and 22 others injured as two buses collided head on the Dhaka-Sylhet Highway at Sayednagar of Shibpur on Friday. 

2 ‘drug traders’ killed in Chuadanga

Chuadanga Correspondent:  Two ‘drug traders’ were killed in a ‘gunfight’ between the two groups at Gobindahuda village under Damurhuda upazila of the district on Friday midnight.

Patnitola Awami League leader murdered

Naogaon Correspondent:  President of Patnitola upazila unit Awami League Isahaq Ali was stabbed to death by miscreants at his residence on Tuesday night.

‘Adequate security measures to be taken for female voters’

Staff Correspondent: Election Commissioner Kabita Khanam said all necessary steps will be taken to ensure the presence of remarkable number of female voters so that they can cast their votes without fear in the 11th parliamentary election slated for December 30.

Swechhasebak League leader hacked dead in Ctg

Staff Correspondent, Chattogram: A Swechhasebak League leader was hacked to death in Kolgaotek area under Patiya upazila of the district.