Dhaka: 5:54 PM, Tue, 21 Aug, 2018
Mouring August

3 killed as bus plunges into Gopalganj ditch

Gopalganj Correspondent: Three people were killed and 35 others injured as a bus plunged into a roadside ditch in Chagolchira area under Muksudpur upazila of the district on Tuesday noon.

Eid being celebrated in several districts

Risingbd Desk: The people of Laksmipur, Khulna, Chattogram and some other districts are celebrating Eid-ul-Azha on Tuesday in line with the “schedule of Saudi Arabia”.

Mother, daughter found dead in Bogura

Staff Correspondent, Bogura: A woman and her daughter were found dead at their residence in Tinpotti area of Borogola in the district town on Tuesday morning.

Eight killed in bus-laguna collision

Narsingdi Correspondent: Eight people were killed and 12 others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a human-hauler at Darikandi village on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Belabo upazila on Monday night.

Truck-microbus collision kills 5 of a family among 6

Laxmipur Correspondent: Six people including five of a family were killed and seven others were injured in a head-on collision between a cattle-laden truck and a microbus in front of Sultana Fueling Station on Dhaka-Chattogram highway at Muhuriganj in Feni early Monday.

Covered van runs over 2 girls

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Two girls were killed and three others were injured as a covered van ran over them at Konabari on Dhaka-Tangail highway under Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) area on Monday noon.

2 drug traders killed in Feni ‘gunfight’

Feni Correspondent:  Two suspected drug traders were killed in a ‘gunfight’ with RAB in Feni Sadar upazila’s BSCIC area on Sunday midnight.

6 killed in truck-microbus collision in Feni

Feni Correspondent: At least six people, including two minors, were killed and six others sustained critical injuries in a head-on collision between a truck carrying cows and a microbus on Dhaka-Chattogram highway at Muhuriganj in Chhagalnaiya upazila early monday.

5 to die for killing man in Natore

Staff Correspondent, Rajshahi: A court in Natore sentenced five people to death and two others to life term imprisonment for killing a man in Singra upazila in 2004.

Gigantic work begins at Rooppur for security of environment

Pabna Correspondent: Gigantic work has commenced to install the “core catcher”, a key component of nuclear power plants, for one of the two units being built for Bangladesh at Rooppur.

BRAC university student drowns in Cox's Bazar

Cox's Bazar Correspondent: A student of BRAC University drowned while taking sea-bath with friends in Laboni Point of Bay near Cox’s Bazar beach on Saturday.

Gazipur blockade called off, vehicular movement resumes

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Vehicular movement on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway has resumed as garment workers ended their blockade at Hotapara in the district after getting assurances from the authorities.

Hundreds of shops gutted in Ctg fire

Staff Correspondent: Over hundreds shops and some jute warehouses were gutted in fire that broke out in EPZ rail gate and Cinema Palace areas of Chattogram early Thursday.

Three killed as bus rams CNG auto-rickshaw

Kishoreganj Correspondent: Three people were killed and three others were injured as a bus rammed a CNG-run auto-rickshaw at Konapara area of the district’s Kuliarchar upazila on Wednesday afternoon.

Bus rams into roadside shop in Rajshahi, 3 killed

Staff Correspondent, Rajshahi: At least three people were killed and two others injured as a bus ploughed through roadside shop in Rajshahi city on Wednesday.

Why govt not quit power, Fakhrul questions

Senior Correspondent: Referring to Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader’s comment on a conspiracy like 1/11, BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said the ruling party is the most beneficiary of the 1/11 political changeover.

Priyanka invited only Ranveer not Deepika

Entertainment Desk: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas’s engagement party was a celeb-spotting extravaganza, Alia Bhatt and the Ambanis made it. Ranveer Singh was invited too but not Deepika Padukone, say reports.