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Lightning strike leaves two farmers dead in Pirojpur

-- August 29, 2017 16:47:40

Two farmers died in lightning strike at Ataurkhali village in Bhandaria upazila of Pirojpur on Tuesday.   The deceased were identified as Jahangir Hossain, 30, son of Moyenuddin Khan and Nasiru...

Two die in Dhaka sewerage explosion

-- August 29, 2017 10:33:18

Two people have died in an explosion of a sewerage line that triggered a fire in the capital's Golapbagh.   The incident occurred on Monday night, Dhaka Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissi...

Jute harvest going on in full swing in Gopalganj

Our Correspondent August 29, 2017 01:15:08

Farmers harvest jute from a land in Gobra village under Gopalganj Sadar on Monday. — FE Photo GOPALGANJ, Aug 28: Jute harvest is going on in full swing in the district. Farmers are also happy o...

Fish trader dies after being hit by launch

FE Online Desk August 28, 2017 14:53:13

A fish trader has died as a launch knocked him down while he was unloading fish at Sadarghat terminal on Monday morning.   Shahidul Islam, who is in charge of Hasnabad River Police Outpost, sai...

Six shops gutted in B’baria market fire

-- August 28, 2017 11:25:20

Six shops were gutted in a fire that broke out at a Photocopy market adjacent to City Centre Market in the Brahmanbaria district town on Sunday midnight.   Fire service officials said the fire...

Newborn found dead in Satkhira

FE Online Report August 27, 2017 15:56:44

Police recovered the body of a newborn baby from a pond adjacent to Marie Stopes clinic at Palashpool area of Satkhira district on Sunday morning.   Maruf Ahmed, officer-in-charge (OC) of the S...

Father, son among three die in road crash

-- August 27, 2017 10:00:51

Three people, including two of a family, were killed and 25 injured in a road accident at Bedgram in the Gopalganj Sadar upazila early Sunday. Police said a bus of 'Golden Line Paribahan' was heading...

Two get jail for stalking schoolgirls

-- August 26, 2017 16:28:48

A mobile court sentenced two young men to two months jail for stalking two schoolgirls in Nabinagar upazila of Brahmanbaria on Friday. The convicted youths are — Faisal Ahmed Topu, 22, son of l...

Teenager stabbed to death in Narail

-- August 26, 2017 15:53:29

A teenage boy was stabbed to death at Kalia upazila of Narail on Friday afternoon over establishing supremacy. The deceased was identified as Azmal Fakir, 18, son of Mannan Fakir, reports UNB. Shimu...

Police arrest 59 in Magura

-- August 26, 2017 15:46:05

Police arrested 59 people accused in different cases from different areas of Magura in a special drive in last 48 hours. Tariqul Islam, additional superintendent of Magura Police, said that the law e...

Lightning claims two lives in Savar

-- August 22, 2017 07:46:43

Two youths died and ten other people sustained injuries in a lightning strike while riding a boat at Katlapur Ghat area in Savar early Tuesday.   The deceased have been identified as Sohag (25)...

Five die as two buses collide in Pabna

UNB August 22, 2017 06:47:39

Five people were killed and at least ten others injured in a head-on collision between two buses in Chinakhara area of Santhia upazila of Pabna district on Tuesday morning.   The deceased could...

Five cops closed for negligence in duty

UNB August 21, 2017 06:04:29

Five policemen of Sadar Police Station were closed to Chuadanga Police Lines last night in connection with negligence of duty over an incident of theft at Samabay Market in the district town.  ...

Couple electrocuted in Tangail

-- August 21, 2017 04:41:18

 A man and his wife died from electrocution in Alsha village in Delduar upazila of Tangail district on Sunday evening.   The deceased were identified as Nowaz Ali Miah, 50, and his wife Na...

BGB nab 18 Bangladeshis at Benapole

-- August 20, 2017 06:31:54

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) personnel nabbed 18 Bangladeshi nationals, including three children, while they were illegally entering the country from India from Gatipara area in Benapole on Saturday....

Dhaka-northern region rail link snapped

UNB August 20, 2017 05:04:52

The train communication of Dhaka with the northern region of the country remained suspended since Sunday morning as a part of a rail bridge on the Pouli River in Kalihati upazila of Tangail district s...

Road accident kills two motorcyclists

-- August 20, 2017 04:49:42

Two motorcyclists were killed in a road accident at Mail Bus Stand in Dupchanchia upazila of Bogra district on Saturday evening.   The deceased were identified as Rabbani, 32, son of Sakhawat H...

Over 500 Bogra female artisans meet family expenditure with proceeds from bamboo crafts

Our Correspondent August 20, 2017 04:28:33

More than 500 female artisans of bamboo crafts from all twelve upazilas under Bogra are making family expenditure along with the male members from five decades back.    The male members su...

Two killed in Cox’s Bazar head-on-collision

FE Online Desk August 19, 2017 08:09:46

Two people were killed and six others injured as a private car and an easy bike collided head-on on a road adjacent to Cox’s Bazar Shaibal hotel in Cox’s bazar on Saturday 8am.  All...

Youth dies from electrocution

-- August 19, 2017 06:34:13

A youth died after being electrocuted at Durgapur village under Benapole Port Police Station on Saturday morning. The deceased has been identified as Atiar Biswas, 27, son of one Aftab Biswas of the...

Four die as truck overturns in Naogaon

-- August 19, 2017 04:48:47

At least four people died after a freight truck overturned into a ditch, police say. The accident occurred on the Naogaon-Rajshahi Highway in Manda Upazila around 9am on Saturday, said Manda Police...

BGB arrests gold smuggler at Benapole

-- August 18, 2017 14:41:38

The Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members arrested an alleged gold smuggler along with 14 gold bars worth Tk 5.6 million from Benapole border area of Jessore on Friday. The arrestee was identified as...

Two girls return after languishing in Indian jail

UNB August 17, 2017 05:29:25

Two Bangladeshi teenage girls returned home after serving two-year jail term in an Indian prison for two years. Indian police handed them over to Benapole police immigration on Wednesday night. Omar...

BGB nab ‘hundi trader’ at Benapole

-- August 16, 2017 05:01:16

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) personnel in a raid arrested a suspected hundi trader along with Tk 2.85 million from Benapole Railway Station area in Sharsha upazila of Jessore district on Tuesday. T...

Two electrocuted in Joypurhat

-- August 16, 2017 04:52:23

Two people died in separate incidents of electrocution in Panchbibi upazila and Khetlal upazila on Tuesday. In Panchbibi upazila, Golam Rabbani Sourav, 15, a resident of Nayapara village, receiv...

Rivals hack AL activist to death in Magura

-- August 16, 2017 04:45:08

An activist of ruling Awami League (AL) was hacked to death by rivals at Sablat village in Shalikha upazila of Magura district over establishing supremacy in the area early Tuesday. The deceased was...

BGB seizes 47 bottles of foreign liquor in Benapole

-- August 15, 2017 03:58:50

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized 47 bottles of foreign liquor from Raghunathpur border area in Benapole on Monday night. BGB camp commander Nayeb Subedar Shahid said that on secret in...

Two die in Narsingdi road mishap

FE Report August 14, 2017 06:24:21

A microbus driver and a passenger were killed and six other people were injured as a vehicle hit it on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Bakulnagar area of Raipura upazila in Narsingdi district on Monday mornin...

Indigenous man ‘hangs himself’

-- August 14, 2017 04:49:48

An indigenous man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at Paruliya village in Godagari upazila of Rajshahi district on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Ratan Chandra, 40, son of Moli...

Bailey bridge collapses in Pirojpur, commuters suffer

-- August 12, 2017 12:06:50

A bailey bridge in Pirojpur district collapsed Saturday, suspending vehicular movement on 12 routes. Deputy Engineer of Road and Highway division in the district Md Fakhrul Islam said that the bridge...