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Expat, family members sued over Facebook post

-- November 14, 2017 00:04:55

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...

Mudslide kills female quarry worker in Sylhet

FE Online Desk November 13, 2017 14:30:26

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...

Police rescue four tiger cubs in Jessore

FE Online Desk November 13, 2017 14:06:24

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...

Jessore road mishap leaves one dead

FE Online Desk November 13, 2017 11:20:10

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...

Bogra growers happy over good market prices of snake bean

Our Correspondent November 12, 2017 21:03:36

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

Roving Correspondent November 12, 2017 21:02:50

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...

Govt plans project to end Ctg waterlogging

-- November 12, 2017 19:32:47

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...

Fire guts 10 shops in Bhola

-- November 12, 2017 18:10:45

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

FE Online Desk November 12, 2017 13:58:38

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...

BGB detains 24 Bangladeshis while entering country

-- November 12, 2017 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...

RAKUB holds confce in Rangpur

FE Online Desk November 12, 2017 11:42:50

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

FE Online Desk November 12, 2017 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...

Lentil dumpling brings solvency for 1,000 families in Naogaon

Our Correspondent November 11, 2017 23:13:49

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...

Minor boys drown in Sunamganj

FE Online Desk November 11, 2017 14:25:41

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

FE Online Desk November 11, 2017 14:07:22

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

FE Online Desk November 11, 2017 13:54:38

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...

Youth drowns while swimming in CTG

FE Online Desk November 11, 2017 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

FE Online Desk November 11, 2017 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...

Bus rams into bike, killing two

-- November 10, 2017 14:36:41

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...

Bountiful yield delights Rangpur radish cultivators this season

Our Correspondent November 09, 2017 20:54:37

RANGPUR, Nov 09: The radish growers of different areas in Rangpur district are delighted as they are getting bountiful production this season. According to sources harvesting of the early variety of...

Land dispute leaves five dead in Kishoreganj

-- November 09, 2017 19:55:38

Clashes between local factions of Awami League and BNP over a piece of land killed five people, including three siblings, in Charigram of Mithamoin Upazila in Kishoreganj. The violence that broke out...

Gopalganj housewife dies from electrocution

FE Online Desk November 09, 2017 15:05:00

A housewife died after being electrocuted at her own residence at Ulpur village in Gopalganj Sadar upazila on Thursday morning. The deceased, Archana Mandal (35) was the wife of Subal Mandal of the...

10th grader ‘kills’ junior for ransom

-- November 09, 2017 13:10:59

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 (...

Robbers shoot three people dead in Faridpur

FE Online Desk November 09, 2017 11:01:25

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...

Rajshahi farm owners face sharp price hike of fodder

Our Correspondent November 08, 2017 22:02:16

RAJSHAHI, Nov 08: The cattle and goat farm owners of greater Rajshahi districts are facing a dire strait due to an abnormal increase of price of straw, a popular fodder for goat, sheep, cow and buffal...

Bogra jute mill fire doused

-- November 08, 2017 14:11:23

A massive fire, that broke out at a jute mill in Manik Chalk area in Sadar upazila of Bogra on Wednesday morning, was doused.   The fire originated from electric short circuit at the warehouse of...

Satkhira bus plunge kills one, injures 20

FE Online Desk November 08, 2017 13:56:32

A pedestrian was killed and 20 passengers were injured when the bus in which they were travelling, hit a tree before plunging into a roadside ditch in Kolaroa upazila on Satkhira-Jessore highway on We...

Jessore road mishap leaves biker dead

FE Online Desk November 08, 2017 13:37:54

A motorcyclist was killed and a person riding pillion sustained injuries in a motorcycle crash on Nabharan-Satkhira Road in Sharsha Upazila of Jessore on Tuesday night.   Ziaur Rahman, Officer-i...

Keraniganj husband ‘burns wife to death’

FE Online Desk November 08, 2017 12:07:14

A housewife, who was allegedly set afire by her husband, succumbed to burn injuries at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Wednesday. The deceased was identified as Mitu (26), wife of Jahangir A...

Comilla road crash kills JSC examinee

FE Online Desk November 08, 2017 10:57:21

Sumaiya Akter Laizu, a Junior School Certificate (JSC) examinee from Raushan Ashraf High School, was killed and five other students wounded in a road accident in Comilla’s Sadar Dakshin upazila...