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Gas line leak in Narayanganj

Fire injures 9 including 6 of a family in N’ganj

Nine people, including six members of a family, suffer burn injuries in a fire broke out at a house in Fatullah of Narayanganj Sadar.

  • Kamran Ahmed passes away

    Kamran Ahmed, a retired air force officer of GD Pilot batch, passed away in Dhaka yesterday, said a press release. He was 67.

  • MP's brother-in-law found dead

    A brother-in-law of Awami League lawmaker MA Latif was found dead in his residence at Barik Meah High School intersection in Fakirhat area of the port city on Friday night.

  • 52 gold bars seized at Sylhet airport

    Customs officials yesterday seized 52 gold bars worth Tk 2.70 crore at Osmani International Airport in Sylhet.

  • 3-day victory fair begins at JU

    A three-day victory fair began on the Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus yesterday.

  • Worker's body found in brick kiln

    Police yesterday recovered the body of a worker from a brick kiln in Hathazari upazila of Chattogram.

  • Road accidents kill seven, injure 21

    At least seven persons were killed in separate road accidents in Dinajpur, Pabna, Rajshahi, Sirajganj and Jashore districts in the last two days, while 21 others suffered injuries.

  • An uncared for monument of the Liberation War

    In a remote village called Moheskhola under Dharmapasha upazila in Sunamganj, a monument was built in 2013 to commemorate the Liberation War and freedom fighters of the first sub-sector under Sector-5.

  • Ex-mayor Mohiuddin remembered in Ctg

    The first death anniversary of former three times mayor ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury was observed in Chattogram city yesterday.

  • Bimal Roy Chowdhury passes away

    Bimal Roy Chowdhury, a 1952 Language Movement hero and organiser of the Liberation War passed away yesterday at Jashore General Hospital. He was 94.

  • Untold tales of unsung heroes

    Uttam Kumar Sarder was a tenth-grader when he picked up a weapon to fight for the country's freedom from the Pakistani army in 1971.