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Simple but beautiful

Simple but beautiful

The light-green three-storied building named ‘Baishakhi’ with a pond to its right and a Shaheed Minar in the spacious ground, in front, might look like a wealthy person’s dwelling.

  • Fodder crisis hits cattle rearing

    Fodder crisis hits cattle rearing in flood-affected Lalmonirhat

    Cattle rearing in flood-affected areas of Lalmonirhat has been severely affected due to lack of green fodder owing to rising floodwaters in Teesta and Dharla rivers for the last one week.

  • Flood in Manikganj

    Flood situation worsens in Manikganj

    Flood situation has worsened in Manikganj while in Kurigram flood water has been flowing above the danger level.

  • Pass rate, number of GPA-5 rise

    The combined pass rate of this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations under 10 education boards rise by 7.29 percentage points to 73.93 per cent from last year's 66.64 per cent.

  • pythons hatched in Srimangal zoo

    22 pythons hatched in Srimangal zoo

    A total of 22 python eggs have been hatched in a zoo of Sreemangal upazila of Moulviabzar. A python which was rescued in Dinajpur 22 years ago laid 35 eggs at the zoo of Bangladesh Bonyo Prani Sheba Foundation last month and since then the eggs were kept with the mother python, our Moulvibazar correspondent reports.

  • Number of colleges with 100% pass rate doubled

    The number of colleges with 100 per cent pass rate in this year's Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations result increases by more than double this year compared to that of 2018.

  • 50-yr old dinghy market in Manikganj

    A half-century old local market of dinghy (small boat) in Manikganj has garnered popularity for the quality of boats sold there, with buyers coming from across the country.

  • Dhaka University students block Dhaka's Shahbagh

    DU students block Shahbagh again

    A group of Dhaka University (DU) students blocks the key Shahbagh intersection for the second consecutive day today demanding an end to the university's affiliation with seven colleges.

  • Present Flood situation in Bangladesh

    Flood situation worsens in Kurigram, improves in Lalmonirhat

    The flood situation in Lalmonirhat improved slightly after water levels of Teesta and Dharla Rivers both decreased while the situation has worsened in Kurigram further.

  • HM Ershad’s 2nd namaz-e-janaza held

    The second namaz-e-janaza of Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad has been held at the South Plaza of Jatiya Sangsad in Dhaka.

  • Flood situation in Bangladesh

    Fresh areas flooded as rivers continue to swell

    Heavy rain and onrush water from upstream for last couple of days have worsened flood situation in Lalmonirhat and inundated many areas in Sirajganj and Gaibandha.