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Manikganj gas cylinder explosion burns couple

Manikganj gas cylinder explosion burns couple

FE Online Desk 2017-11-15 11:38:33

A couple has been shifted to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) with severe burn wounds sustained in a cooking gas cylinder blast at their house in Gangadhar Patti area of Manikganj on early We...

Youth dies in BSF firing

Youth dies in BSF firing

-- 2017-11-15 10:31:05

A Bangladeshi national was reportedly shot to death by members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along Burimari border in Patgram upazila early Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Fari...

BT brinjal farming gaining popularity in Bogra

BT brinjal farming gaining popularity in Bogra

Our Correspondent 2017-11-15 08:59:57

BOGRA, Nov 15: Cultivation of BT brinjal is gaining popularity among the marginal farmers of the district. A good number of growers have shown interest to more land under the farming of the vegetable...

Patuakhali bus plunge kills elderly woman

Patuakhali bus plunge kills elderly woman

FE Online Desk 2017-11-15 01:48:03

An elderly woman was killed and at least 13 other people sustained injuries as the bus in which they were travelling, plunged into a ditch on Patuakhali-Kuakata highway in Kalapara upazila of Patuakha...

Expat, family members sued over Facebook post

Expat, family members sued over Facebook post

-- 2017-11-14 12:04:55

A case has been filed against an expatriate youth living in Italy and four members of his family under section 57 of the ICT Act for allegedly making disparaging posts against a female US expatriate a...

Jessore ‘gunfight’ leaves one dead

Jessore ‘gunfight’ leaves one dead

FE Online Desk 2017-11-14 12:00:00

Police recovered the body of an unidentified man along with a gun, two rounds of bullets, five cutlasses and one Chinese axe from Nongorpur Mazar area on Magura road in Jessore district on early Tuesd...

Man dies from electrocution in Sherpur

Man dies from electrocution in Sherpur

-- 2017-11-14 05:00:33

A man has died from electrocution at a village in Nalitabari upazila of Sherpur on Tuesday. The deceased; Alal Uddin, 48; was an office assistant of local Palashikura Janata High School. Alal Uddin...

Police recover man’s body in B’baria

Police recover man’s body in B’baria

FE Online Desk 2017-11-14 02:33:21

A 35-year-old man was found dead on Bahadurpur-Talshahar road in Ashuganj upazila of Brahmanbaria on Tuesday morning. Badrul Alam, Officer-in-Charge of Ashuganj Police Station, said local people...

Chittagong road crashes claim two lives

Chittagong road crashes claim two lives

FE Online Desk 2017-11-14 02:18:05

Two people were killed in two separate road accidents in Chittagong’s Satkania and Sitakunda upazilas on Tuesday morning.  A Chittagong-bound bus 'Ena' from Cox's Bazar ran over Nurul Amin...

Electrocution kills worker in Sirajganj

Electrocution kills worker in Sirajganj

FE Online Desk 2017-11-14 01:02:58

A worker died after being electrocuted while painting a four-storey building in bus stand area of Raiganj Sadar upazila in Sirajganj on Monday afternoon. The victim Jahidul Islam (28), son of late Ha...

Police rescue four tiger cubs in Jessore

Police rescue four tiger cubs in Jessore

FE Online Desk 2017-11-13 12:00:00

Police rescued four tiger cubs from a Benapole-bound vehicle at Chanchra intersection area of Jessore Sadar upazila on Monday morning. Sub-inspector Syed Bayezid Hossain, in-charge of Chanchra Police...

Mudslide kills female quarry worker in Sylhet

Mudslide kills female quarry worker in Sylhet

FE Online Desk 2017-11-13 12:00:00

A female worker was killed and four others sustained injuries when a chunk of mud collapsed on the group of worker while they were extracting stone from a quarry at Jaflong in Sylhet's Goainghat upazi...

Jessore road mishap leaves one dead

Jessore road mishap leaves one dead

FE Online Desk 2017-11-13 11:20:09

A day labourer was killed while returning home from his workplace as a speedy motorcycle hit him at Mandartala area on Jessore-Magura road of Jessore’r Sadar upazila on Sunday evening. Jamal Ho...

BGB detains 24 Bangladeshis while entering country

BGB detains 24 Bangladeshis while entering country

-- 2017-11-12 12:19:18

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) detained 24 Bangladeshi nationals, who were trafficked to India eight years back, while they were entering the country through Sadipur border in Benapole on ea...

Govt plans project to end Ctg waterlogging

Govt plans project to end Ctg waterlogging

-- 2017-11-12 12:00:00

The government plans to implement a project to resolve the waterlogging problem in Chittagong port city. Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives (LGRD) Minister Khandker Mosharraf Hossai...

RAKUB holds confce in Rangpur

RAKUB holds confce in Rangpur

FE Online Desk 2017-11-12 11:42:49

Managers and field staffs conference-2017 of Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB), Rangpur Zone was held at ASOD Training Centre Saturday. Managing Director of RAKUB Md. Muin Uddin addressed the...

Bus rams into motorcycle, killing one

Bus rams into motorcycle, killing one

FE Online Desk 2017-11-12 11:33:40

Sarwar Hossian Tipu, 42, a resident of Alir Moor in Badda area of the capital, died after a bus rammed into his motorcycle in front of CNG refueling station at Badda link road on early Sunday. The ac...

Bogra growers happy over good market prices of snake bean

Bogra growers happy over good market prices of snake bean

Our Correspondent 2017-11-12 09:03:36

BOGRA, Nov 12: The snake bean (Borboti) growers of the district are delighted over the good market price of their produce this season. According to the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), arou...

DAE draws up big plan to grow potato in Joypurhat

DAE draws up big plan to grow potato in Joypurhat

Roving Correspondent 2017-11-12 09:02:50

JOYPURHAT, Nov 11: The Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) has taken an elaborate programme to grow potato across the district on a large- scale this season. Sub-assistant agriculture officer o...

Fire guts 10 shops in Bhola

Fire guts 10 shops in Bhola

-- 2017-11-12 06:10:44

At least 10 shops were burned down at Hajirhat bazaar under Manpura upazila of Bhola on Sunday morning. Fire Service & Civil Defence sources said the incident occurred when a fire broke out, ori...

JSC examinee dies in Natore road crash

JSC examinee dies in Natore road crash

FE Online Desk 2017-11-12 01:58:38

Shawon Hossain, 13, a JSC examinee from Hamirghosh High School, was killed after the battery-run auto-rickshaw in which he was travelling, overturned and plunged into a roadside canal in Singra upazil...

Lentil dumpling brings solvency for 1,000 families in Naogaon

Lentil dumpling brings solvency for 1,000 families in Naogaon

Our Correspondent 2017-11-11 11:13:49

NAOGAON, Nov 11: About 1,000 families in 60 villages under five upazilas of the district have become self-reliant by making Kumro Bori (lentil dumpling). Winter is knocking the door and the villag...

Youth drowns while swimming in CTG

Youth drowns while swimming in CTG

FE Online Desk 2017-11-11 10:58:37

Shahadat Hossain Mamun, 21, a second semester student of Premier University drowned while swimming with his friends in a waterfall in Nayanduwaria area under Mirsharai upazila of Chittagong on Friday...

N’ganj road mishap claims two lives

N’ganj road mishap claims two lives

FE Online Desk 2017-11-11 10:41:06

Two people died and several others sustained injuries when a speedy private car went straight under a lorry after hitting it from the rear side on Dhaka-Chittagong Highway in Bandar upazila of Narayng...

Minor boys drown in Sunamganj

Minor boys drown in Sunamganj

FE Online Desk 2017-11-11 02:25:40

Two minor boys drowned while playing near a canal adjacent to their home at Kaowajuri village under Derai upazila of Sunamganj district on Friday afternoon. The deceased were Yeamin (4), son of Ali...

Cops recover woman’s decomposed body

Cops recover woman’s decomposed body

FE Online Desk 2017-11-11 02:07:22

The decomposed body of an unidentified young woman, aged around 22, was recovered from a waterbody at Gazir Battola in Bhanga upazila of Faridpur district on Saturday morning. Locals informed the pol...

Police recover hanging body of youth

Police recover hanging body of youth

FE Online Desk 2017-11-11 01:54:38

Police recovered the hanging body of Asadur Rahman Shopon, 28, son of late Mollok Chad, from his own residence Maghbazar area of the capital on Saturday. Sub-Inspector at Ramna Police Station, Mohsin...

Bus rams into bike, killing two

Bus rams into bike, killing two

-- 2017-11-10 02:36:41

Two bikers were killed as a bus rammed their motorcycle at Shibpur in Tangail district town on Friday morning. The deceased have been identified as Subrata 28, son of Kazal Das of sadar upazila and A...

Robbers shoot three people dead in Faridpur

Robbers shoot three people dead in Faridpur

FE Online Desk 2017-11-09 12:00:00

Three people were shot dead and another two wounded by robbers in separate robbery attempts at Mridhadangi village in Charbhadrasan upazila and Munshir Chor area in Sadarpur Upazila of Faridpur distri...

10th grader ‘kills’ junior for ransom

10th grader ‘kills’ junior for ransom

-- 2017-11-09 12:00:00

Police recovered the dead body of a class IX student from the septic tank of Dulalpur Chandramukhi High School in Comilla’s Homna upazila on Thursday. The victim was identified as Jahid Hasan (...