Dhaka: 2:07 PM, Sun, 22 Jan, 2017

Businessman hacked to death in Pabna

Pabna Correspondent: A group of miscreants hacked a fish trader to death in Tulti area of Ishwardi upazila of Pabna district on Sunday night.

44 arrested in Rajshahi

Staff Correspondent, Rajshahi: Police arrested 44 people conducting drives at different places the city from Friday night to early Saturday.

Fire at Tongi slum, Jhut godown

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur:  A fire broke out at a slum and a Jhut godown (scrap fabrics from garment industries) at Namabazar of Milgate area in Tongi of Gazipur district.

200 shops gutted by fire in Comilla

Staff Correspondent, Comilla: About 200 shops were gutted by a fire at Doulatganj Bazar under the district’s Laksam upazila on Friday night.

2 dacoits held with arms

Moulvibazar Correspondent: Police have detained two dacoits with arms from the district’s Kulaura upazila.

Bahar confesses to stabbing college girl Jhuma

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: Bahar Uddin, the prime accused of stabbing college girl Jhuma Akter in Sylhet, gave his confessional statement before a court on Thursday.

Sylhet college girl stabbing prime accused held

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: The prime accused in a case that had been filed over the stabbing incident of a female college student in Rasulpur village of Jakiganj upazila in the district has been arrested.  

Truck-auto-rickshaw collision kills 2 in Kushtia

Kushtia Correspondent: At least two youths were killed in a collision between a truck and auto-rickshaw in the district on Wednesday midnight.

Youth killed in Kushtia ‘gunfight’

Kushtia Correspondent: A youth has been killed in a ‘gunfight’ with the DB police in the district.

4 get life term for killing in Comilla

Staff Correspondent: A Comilla court on Wednesday sentenced four people to life in prison for killing a man in the district in 1998.

Man to die for killing father

Thakurgaon Correspondent: A Thakurgaon court has sentenced a man to death for killing his father in 2010.

Case filed over BCL murder in Satkhira, 3 held

Satkhira Correspondent: A case has been filed over the murder of Joint General Secretary of Chhatra League’s Satkhira district unit Hasibul Hasan Emon.

1.5 lakh Yaba tablets seized in Teknaf

Cox's Bazar Correspondent: Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized one lakh and 50 thousand Yaba tablets from Teknaf upazila on Tuesday night.

3 killed in Sunamganj clash

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: At least three people were killed and several others were injured in a clash between two groups over taking possession of a water body at Jaraliya of the district's Dirai upazila on Tuesday noon.

2 held with bomb making materials in Cox's Bazar

Cox's Bazar Correspondent: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) held two persons with bomb making materials from Khuru School area of the district town on Tuesday noon.

AL never pardons criminals: Law Minister

Brahmanbaria Correspondent: Law Minister Anisul Huq said Awami League (AL) never pardons criminals. It is BNP government that granted clemency after sentencing criminals to death penalty.

Dangal actress Zaira Wasim gets death threats

Entertainment Desk: Dangal star Zaira Wasim got trolled to the point of getting death threats for her meeting with Jammu and Kashmir’s Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, but she is now receiving support as well.