Dhaka Division

  • Demand for building Bangabandhu Int’l airport at Arial Beel

    DHAKA : Discussants at a roundtable in the city today demanded construction of the Bangabandhu International Airport at Arial Beel in Srinagar of Munshiganj district. Urging all concerned to build public opinion in this regard, they said the activities over the construction of the airport at Arial Beel were postponed in the face of opposition … বিস্তারিত »

  • Attacks on RAB isolated incidents

    DHAKA : Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Md Asaduzzamman Mian today said the attacks targeting members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in city’s Ashkona and Khilgaon are isolated incidents. “We have nothing to be panicked over these isolated attacks on RAB. The members of law enforcement agencies are alert to save lives of the people,” … বিস্তারিত »

  • Man ‘kills’ mother, neighbour in Tangail

    Tangail : A young man allegedly stabbed his mother and neighbour to death at Holudia village in Madhupur upazila of Tangail on Monday morning over family feud. The deceased are Minara Begum, in her fifties, wife of Mohammad Ali and their neighbour Akbar Ali. Shafiqul Islam, The Madhupur Police officer‐in‐charge of Station, said Minara’s son … বিস্তারিত »

  • Home Economics College students block Nilkhet road

    Dhaka : Students of Home Economics College staged demonstrations on Nilkhet road, disrupting vehicular movement on Monday morning to press home their demand of declaring the college as an institute of Dhaka University. A group of students took to the street in Nilkhet intersection and adjacent areas at about 11:00am and staged demonstrations after blocking … বিস্তারিত »

  • Malibagh flyover girder collapse kills 1

    Dhaka: A man was killed and two others were injured as a girder of the Malibagh-Mouchak-Mogbazar Flyover collapsed near Malibagh railway gate area in Dhaka early hours of Monday. The deceased is Swapan, in his forties, a resident of Pakundia upazila in Kishorganj. The injured are Palash, in his thirty, a construction engineer, and Nurunnabi, … বিস্তারিত »

  • 2 held with gold at Dhaka airport

    Dhaka : Customs officials arrested two people along with two kilograms of gold at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Sunday night. Tipped off, customs officials challenged two passengers—Rubel Hossain and Romen Chandra Das—while passing the green channel and recovered eight gold bars weighing 800 grams from Rubel and 12 gold bars weighing 1200 … বিস্তারিত »

  • 13 shops gutted in keraniganj fire

    Dhaka : Around 13 shops gutted as a fire broke out in Nizambagh area under Kamrangirchar thana of the capital on Friday morning. Fire Service sources said that the fire broke out in a stationary shop from an electric short -circuit around 5:55am and engulfed the adjoining 12 others. On information, six fire-fighting units from … বিস্তারিত »

  • Dewanbagi Pir’s condition unchanged

    Dhaka : The physical condition of Dewanbagi Pir, a Muslim spiritual guide of Dewanbag Darbar Sharif in capital’s Motijheel area, has not improved yet, said United Hospital’s Public Relation Officer (PRO) Sajjadur Rahman Shubho on Sunday morning. Sajjadur Rahman said Dewanbagi’s physical condition is still unchanged. He is now kept under the observation of Dr … বিস্তারিত »