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RMU to start full-fledged operation soon

RMU to start full-fledged operation soon

-- 2022-05-26 10:27:47

Rajshahi Medical University, the second medical varsity of the country, will start its full-fledged academic, research and medicare activities soon. In addition to academic and research, the univer...

Cop suspended for ‘raping girl’ in Feni

Cop suspended for ‘raping girl’ in Feni

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-25 15:43:31

A police constable of Feni Model Police Station has been suspended for allegedly raping a girl. The suspended police constable is Sharif Uddin Bablu, 26, son of Jamal Uddin of Jamtala Chowdhury Bari...

24-year-old student 'kills self' on video call with woman

24-year-old student 'kills self' on video call with woman

-- 2022-05-25 14:09:32

A 24-year-old third-year honours student allegedly ended his life during a video call with his girlfriend in Boalmari village of Chudanga in the early hours of Wednesday. The deceased, Fazle Rabbi, s...

Two killed, 15 injured in Netrokona road accident

Two killed, 15 injured in Netrokona road accident

OUR CORRESPONDENT, NETROKONA 2022-05-23 11:31:17

At least two people were killed and 15 others injured when a bus collided head-on with a truck on the Netrokona-Mymensingh regional highway on Monday morning. The deceased were identified as bus driv...

Sylhet fish farm owners counting loss of Tk 21.73b due to flood

Sylhet fish farm owners counting loss of Tk 21.73b due to flood

-- 2022-05-22 21:22:02

A total of 18,749 fisheries, including enclosures and fish farms, in 11 Upazilas of Sylhet were inundated by the flash floods. Around 21.3 million fish fry and 2,305 tonnes of fish have washed away i...

Two teenage girls ‘commit suicide’ in Pabna

Two teenage girls ‘commit suicide’ in Pabna

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-22 13:24:58

Two 15-year old girls allegedly committed suicide by drinking pesticide in Chatmohar upazila of Pabna on Saturday. The deceased were identified as Juthi Akter, 15, daughter of Jillur Hossain from Jay...

Labour dearth makes Boro harvesting hard

Labour dearth makes Boro harvesting hard

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2022-05-22 10:25:47

LALMONIRHAT: Boro harvest began in the district. But the growers are facing serious problems for want of farm labourers and their high wages. Due to shortage of labourers, the wages of the available...

Woman attacked at Narsingdi railway station for her outfit

Woman attacked at Narsingdi railway station for her outfit

-- 2022-05-20 18:03:43

A group of people have attacked a young woman at Narsingdi Railway Station for what they called an obscene outfit she wore. The incident occurred on Wednesday morning and a video of it spread on soci...

Educational institutions in Sylhet shut as flood situation worsens

Educational institutions in Sylhet shut as flood situation worsens

-- 2022-05-20 09:55:00

The overall flood situation in Sylhet district worsened further Thursday morning, with some rivers still flowing above the danger level due to the onrush of hilly waters from India. Although the sh...

Stakeholder consultation of Artemia4Bangladesh held in Cox’s Bazar

Stakeholder consultation of Artemia4Bangladesh held in Cox’s Bazar

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-19 10:56:39

A stakeholder consultation meeting of the Artemia4Bangladesh project was hosted by WorldFish Bangladesh at Long Beach Hotel in Cox's Bazar on 18 May 2022 with the support of the European Union. Syed...

Sylhet city under water as flood situation worsens

Sylhet city under water as flood situation worsens

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2022-05-18 10:04:17

SYLHET: The flood situation in Sylhet worsened further during the last 24 hours with the rise in water level in the Surma and Kushiyara rivers. Many areas in the Sylhet city including the Shahjalal U...

Policeman’s hand severed at wrist in drive to arrest fugitive

Policeman’s hand severed at wrist in drive to arrest fugitive

-- 2022-05-15 19:37:58

A suspect on the run has chopped off a police constable’s left hand at the wrist in Chattogram’s Lohagara Upazila. Another constable was injured during the incident, confirms Chattogram d...

Rain damages ready-to-harvest paddy in Kurigram

Rain damages ready-to-harvest paddy in Kurigram

-- 2022-05-15 10:06:58

Heavy summer rains pouring since Friday morning inundated parts of Kurigram district damaging ready-to-harvest paddy crops in the district. The local Met office recorded 126 mm of rain in five hour...

Two students killed in Munshiganj car accident

Two students killed in Munshiganj car accident

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-14 15:09:17

Two students die, another injured in Munshiganj car accident Two tenth-graders died and one of their friends has been injured after a car the trio took for a drive fell into a ditch in Munshiganj&rsq...

Minor siblings drown in Bandarban

Minor siblings drown in Bandarban

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-14 13:30:31

Two minor siblings allegedly drowned in a lake at Karbaripara in Alikadam upazila of Bandarban district early Saturday. The deceased were identified as Marufa Jannat, 7, and Mahfuza Jannat, 40, both...

Child dies, two minors hurt in wall collapse in Khulna

Child dies, two minors hurt in wall collapse in Khulna

-- 2022-05-13 18:30:28

A six-year-old was killed and two more minors were injured as a wall collapsed on them in Karim Nagar area in Khulna city on Friday, police said. The deceased was identified as Tamim, son of Mithu of...

Labourer shortage, high wages worry Boro farmers

Labourer shortage, high wages worry Boro farmers

OUR CORRESPONDENTS 2022-05-13 10:03:49

Boro farmers in the Barind tract area and Magura district are facing serious problems due to shortage of labourers and their high wages. Our Bogura Correspondent says, acute labourer crisis has been...

Nearly 2,359 litres of edible oil seized in Natore

Nearly 2,359 litres of edible oil seized in Natore

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-12 15:46:47

Authorities have seized 2,359 litres of edible oil illegally stored in five shops in Natore district town on Wednesday. A joint team of the Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP)...

36 filling stations in Thakurgaon facing fuel crisis since Eid-ul-Fitr

36 filling stations in Thakurgaon facing fuel crisis since Eid-ul-Fitr

-- 2022-05-11 21:51:13

Transport owners and workers in Thakurgaon are facing immense sufferings as 36 filling stations of the district are not getting fuel after Eid-ul-Fitr due to a crisis. Owners of filling stations said...

No entry fees for tourists at Jaflong until further notice: Sylhet DC

No entry fees for tourists at Jaflong until further notice: Sylhet DC

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-10 23:38:18

The local administration has decided to stop collecting entry fees from tourists at the popular and natural beautiful tourist spot of Jaflong under Gowainghat Upazila of Sylhet. The decision was take...

BGB detains 10 for 'illegally entry'

BGB detains 10 for 'illegally entry'

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-10 13:03:17

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Tuesday claimed to have detained 10 people while they were entering the country illegally from India via Moheshpur border in Jhenaidah on Monday. All the detainees cl...

Two electrocuted in Natore

Two electrocuted in Natore

-- 2022-05-10 10:57:42

Two people were electrocuted to death in Natore on Monday. The deceased were identified as Ratan Ali, 32, a resident of Hamlaikola village, and Milon Hossain, 28, of Khacchop Bazar area in Gurudaspur...

63-year-old killed over property feud in Chuadanga

63-year-old killed over property feud in Chuadanga

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-10 10:24:41

A 63-year old private contractor was killed allegedly over a property dispute in Chuadanga district on Monday night. The deceased was identified as Kamal Hossain, a resident of the Munshiganj Clinic...

Two Awami League activists wounded as LDP leader allegedly fires shots

Two Awami League activists wounded as LDP leader allegedly fires shots

-- 2022-05-09 19:35:10

Two people were shot during a clash between activists of pro-Awami League bodies and the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) on Monday at Redwan Ahmed College premises in Chandina Upazila of Cumilla. Afte...

Seven shops fined in Sylhet for stockpiling, overpricing soybean oil

Seven shops fined in Sylhet for stockpiling, overpricing soybean oil

-- 2022-05-08 23:09:37

The authorities on Sunday fined seven wholesalers of edible oil Tk 16,000 for stockpiling and selling soybean oil at a price higher than that fixed by the government during a raid in Sylhet. The Dire...

Four teenage girls of Lakshmipur remain missing

Four teenage girls of Lakshmipur remain missing

-- 2022-05-08 21:36:42

Four teenage girls, who are residents of a village in Lakshmipur district’s Kamalnagar Upazila, remain missing since Saturday morning, according to police. The names of missing girls are: as Zo...

Three teenagers killed as their motorcycle crashes into tree

Three teenagers killed as their motorcycle crashes into tree

-- 2022-05-04 21:48:03

Three teenage boys were killed as their motorcycle crashed into a roadside tree in Panchagarh on Wednesday afternoon. The deceased were identified as Natun Islam, 16, Mahabubar Rahman Shishir, 17, an...

Two killed in road accident on Barisal-Patuakhali highway

Two killed in road accident on Barisal-Patuakhali highway

FE ONLINE DESK 2022-05-04 11:18:29

Two youths were killed and another was injured when their bike collided with a motorised three-wheeler on the busy Barisal-Patuakhali highway in Jhalakathi district on Tuesday. The deceased were iden...

Many villagers in six districts celebrate Eid on Monday

Many villagers in six districts celebrate Eid on Monday

-- 2022-05-02 19:28:40

In line with Saudi Arabia, many villagers in Chandpur, Lalmonirhat, Dinajpur, Satkhira, Kurigram and Barishal held Eid-ul-Fitr congregations on Monday, a day earlier than the nationwide celebration....

Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in two Chandpur villages on Sunday

Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in two Chandpur villages on Sunday

-- 2022-05-01 18:04:34

Residents of Shadra and Shamserpur villages in Hajiganj Upazila of Chandpur district have celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr on Sunday in line with the celebration in Afghanistan, Niger and Mali. The main congre...