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Five die as truck rams into crowd in Chattogram

-- September 25, 2018 11:10:55

Four auto-rickshaw drivers and a passenger were killed while two others injured as a speeding truck rammed into a crowd at an auto-rickshaw stand in Thakurdighi area of Mirsharai upazila on Tuesday mo...

Pottery industry in Badalgachhi on the verge of extinction

Our Correspondent September 24, 2018 21:40:37

NAOGAON, Sept 24: The traditional pottery industry in Badalgachhi upazila of the district is on the verge of extinction. Hundreds of potters in the area have been thrown into uncertainty. Many potter...

Two die as bus hits bike in Magura

-- September 24, 2018 11:03:21

Two people were killed as a speedy bus hit their motorcycle at Magura-Kamarkhali road in the district on early Monday. The deceased have been identified as Moniruddin Talukder, 38, son of Shahjahan T...

Three die in Kishoreganj road crash

-- September 23, 2018 20:19:44

Three people, including a child, died in a road accident in Kishoreganj district on Sunday. The accident took place when a bus crashed into a motorcycle on Kishoreganj-Mymensingh Highway at Daukia ar...

Rail link with five districts resumes after 26 hrs

-- September 23, 2018 19:35:38

The rail communications of five districts with other parts of the country resumed after 26 hours of suspension on Sunday afternoon. The rail communications were suspended on Saturday morning as heavy...

Alcohol overdose kills youth in Satkhira

-- September 23, 2018 15:56:35

A young man died after allegedly taking 'too much foreign made alcohol' at Shuktia village in Patkelghata upazila of Satkhira early Sunday. The deceased was identified as Kamal Gazi, 27, son of Abdul...

Chattogram road crash leaves two dead

-- September 23, 2018 14:13:06

Two people were killed following a collision among a car, a microbus, and a parked CNG-run auto rickshaw at Panchlaish area in the port city early Sunday. The deceased have been identified as car pas...

Rearing ducks becomes boon for Rajshahi villagers

-- September 23, 2018 11:49:58

Rashida Begum, 45, a resident of Beel Sohar village under Tanore upazila, has been able to break the poverty cycle after finding the way of a better livelihood though self-employment. Earning money f...

Minor boy dies in Gopalganj road crash

-- September 23, 2018 10:09:28

A minor boy was crushed under a bus in Kadampur area of Muksudpur upazila of the district on Sunday morning. The deceased has been identified as Pappi, 7, son of Nibash Das, hailing from Nagarkanda u...

Man held with human skeleton in Munshiganj

-- September 22, 2018 20:50:18

Police arrested a man along with a human skeleton from Malkhangar area under Sirajdikhan upazila in Munshiganj on Sunday. The arrestee was identified as Md Saiful Islam, 40, son of late Abul Hossain...

Road crash leaves two dead in Sylhet

-- September 22, 2018 19:44:29

Two workers of Sylhet Palli Bidyut Samity (Rural Electricity Board) were killed and three others injured as a bus hit a van defying a red flag signal at Gazia under Osmaninagar upazila in Sylhet on Sa...

Stress on joint efforts to ensure Chattogram’s development

-- September 22, 2018 17:34:43

Speakers at a view-exchange meeting in Chattogram on Saturday laid emphasis on working together to highlight the prospects and challenges of Chattogram and make it an environment-friendly sustainable...

Cops recover bodies of two RMG workers in Savar

-- September 22, 2018 13:27:42

Police recovered the bodies of two garment workers from separate areas in Savar on Saturday morning. According to Abul Kashem, sub-inspector of Savar Model Police Station, they recovered the body of...

Police recover grenade in Natore

FE Online Desk September 22, 2018 11:45:49

Police have recovered a grenade as labourers found it while digging soil for constructing a drain in Madrasa intersection area of Natore district town on Saturday morning. Natore Police Station&rsquo...

Boat procession to save Bhairab river in Jashore

-- September 21, 2018 18:14:50

A boat procession was held in the Bhairab river on Friday to create awareness in saving the river from pollution and grabbing, reports UNB. Make Clean and Safe Noapara Association organised the boat...

Three young girls return home after serving jail in India

-- September 21, 2018 17:05:20

Three Bangladeshi young girls returned home through Benapole check post in Jashore on Friday after serving three years jail in India. Abdul Wahab, commanding officer of Benapole Checkpost BGB, said I...

Electrocution kills four in Cumilla

-- September 21, 2018 15:08:56

At least four people, including three members of a family, died from electrocution after a live power line of Palli Bidyut Samity fell on their autorickshaw in Cumilla’s Langalkot upazila on Fri...

Dhaka-Mymensingh rail link resumes after 15 hrs

-- September 21, 2018 13:16:54

The train communications between Dhaka and Mymensingh resumed after 15 hours of suspension due to the derailment of a train at Fatemanagar in Trishal Upazila of Mymensingh district on Friday, reports...

Khulna road crash kills two

-- September 21, 2018 12:35:36

Two people were killed when a truck crashed into a motorbike on Khulna-Satkhira road at Jilerdanga in Dumuria Upazila of Khulna district on Thursday night, reports UNB. The deceased were identified a...

Three die, 20 hurt in Rajshahi road crash

-- September 21, 2018 11:34:52

Three people were killed and at least 20 others injured when a bus rammed into a truck stranded on roadside in Tarapur area on Dhaka-Rajshahi highway under Puthiya upazila in Rajshahi district today (...

Rajshahi women attain self-reliance by producing silk-yarn

Our Correspondent September 20, 2018 20:44:22

RAJSHAHI, Sept 20: Hundreds of people, mostly women, in Bagha and Charghat upazilas of the district are improving their living standard by producing silk-yarn. With the training and financial support...

Four workers burnt in Gazipur mill blast

-- September 20, 2018 18:51:10

Four construction workers sustained burn injuries in an explosion in the compressor room of a spinning and knitting mill under Kaliakoir upazila in Gazipur on Thursday. The injured were identified as...

Bus runs over motorcyclist in Narail

-- September 20, 2018 14:58:35

A motorcyclist was killed in a road accident at Semakhali-Laskerpur intersection crossing in sadar upazila of Narail district on Thursday morning. Police said the deceased was identified as Akash She...

Road crashes claim lives of three

-- September 20, 2018 12:19:48

Three people, including an old man, were killed in separate road accidents in Cumilla and Khulna districts on Thursday. In Cumilla, the driver of a Chattogram-bound poultry-laden covered van died on...

Man found hanging in Jashore

-- September 19, 2018 20:26:11

Police recovered the hanging body of a man from Pashapol village under Chowghaachha upazila in Jashore on Wednesday morning. The deceased was identified as Madhu, 52, son of late Bashir Ullah and a r...

Cumilla road crashes leave two dead

-- September 19, 2018 17:15:31

Two people, including the driver of a CNG-run auto-rickshaw, were killed in separate road accidents on Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Chouddagram upazila of Cumilla on Wednesday. Auto-rickshaw driver Sa...

Bicyclist dies in Lalmonirhat road crash

-- September 19, 2018 16:46:49

A bicycle rider was killed as a passenger bus hit him in sadar upazila of Lalmonirhat today (Wednesday). The deceased was identified as Abdul Mozid, 42, resident at Shibganj of the upazila, said Offi...

Youth gets crushed under train in Pabna

-- September 19, 2018 14:32:40

A young man was crushed to death under the wheels of a train at Bypass Railway Station in Ishwardi of Pabna district on Wednesday morning. The deceased was identified as Alamin, 23, a carpenter and s...

Elephant tramps man to death in Moulvibazar

-- September 19, 2018 14:22:35

A man known as the local leader of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) was reportedly trampled to death by a wild elephant in Sagarnal area of Juri upazila in Moulvibazar on Tuesday night. The deceased wa...

Cops recover bodies of two students in Kurigram

-- September 19, 2018 11:15:30

Police recovered the bodies of two students from BSCIC Industrial area in Nazira village of Kurigram Sadar upazila on Wednesday. The deceased were identified as Selina Akter, 12, a class VIII student...