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Barisal : Nurse admitted to hospital, Husband sent to jail

Our Correspondent. Barisal Nurse detained with child released from police custody and admitted at hospital after agitation procession of nurses association held abstaining from duty at SBMCH. On other hand  Md. Shah Alam, husband of the nurse Eliza Begum, sent to Jail on Friday noon under section 54. The hospital’s director (in-charge) ABM Kadir, acknowledged the facts. Earlier the nurses association starte ...

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Movement demanding removal of VC of BU : Alleging violation of quota for freedom fighters

Our Correspondent. Barisal Movement of students led by BCL activists demanding removal of vice chancellor   of Barisal University alleging violating quota for freedom fighters in employment and other irregularities, continued on Sunday. Cocktail blast before starting the programme on Sunday morning created panic in the campus. Imran Hossain Naim, Rumman Hossain Rusvelt , BCL activists of the campus, said th ...

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17 travellers returning home to Rangpur for Eid killed in accident

Identities of the victims could not be known immediately. The victims were returning home from Dhaka and Gazipur to celebrate this Eid with their family members, Rezadul Karim, officer in charge of Pirganj Police Station, told our Dinajpur correspondent. Around 35 people, mostly low earning people and day labourers, got on the truck which was fully loaded with cement sacks, the police official said. The tru ...

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Mother, 4-year-old daughter murdered in Feni

A mother and her daughter have been hacked to death at their home in Feni. Police have detained two people over the incident. The incident occurred on Wednesday at a village in Fulgazi Upazila, said Superintendent of Police (SP) SM Jahangir Alam Sarkar. The victims are Fatema Shathi, 25, and her 4-year-old daughter Shantika Islam Isma. Fatema had been living at her father’s home since her separation from he ...

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Two ‘JMB militants’ arrested in Dinajpur

RAB has arrested ‘two active members of JMB Sarwar-Tamim Group’ in Dinajpur. The two were detained in Ghoraghat Upazila early on Monday, said RAB-13 Captain BM Atikullah. They have been identified as Md Selim, 28, and Khademul Islam, 27. “RAB conducted a raid early on Monday morning after receiving a tip that Khademul had come to meet Selim at the Darulhuda Fazil Madrasa,” said RAB official Atikullah. “Thes ...

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Four sentenced to death for Lakshmipur rape

A court has sentenced four to die for the rape of a Lakshmipur housewife. The Violence Against Women and Children Prevention Tribunal of Additional District and Sessions Judge Md Saidur Rahman announced the verdict on Tuesday. Each of the convicts has also been fined Tk 50,000. The convicts are Nasir Uddin, Mohin Hossain, ‘Bahar’ and Masud Alam, all from Rashidpur village in the Lakshmipur Sadar Upazila. Ma ...

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No deal against country’s interests: LGRD Minister

Local Government, Rural Development and Co-operatives Minister Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain has said there will be no deal with India ignoring the greater interest of the country and its people. “There will be no deal with any country against Bangladesh’s interest. Treaty will be signed based on equity,” the minister said on Friday while inaugurating a bridge connecting Kushtia and Horipur in Kushtia. Refuti ...

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Old Dhaka road crash leaves medical college student killed

A medical college student has been killed in Dhaka after a bus hit the autorickshaw she was travelling in. The accident has been reported early morning Saturday from Bangshal in Old Dhaka, said police. The victim has been identified as 23-year-old female, Sadia Hasan Khan, who is a student of the National Medical College. Bangshal police OC Nur-e-Alam Siddique told that a bus rammed a three-wheeler vehicle ...

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Hoshi Kunio murder: 4 more ‘JMB men’ arrested

Police arrested four suspected members of banned militant outfit Jama`atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), including prime accused of Japanese citizen Hoshi Kunio  murder in Rangpur early Sunday. The four militants are Belal Hossain, 45,  Al Amin, 20, Ershad Ali, 28 and Ashraful Islam, 20. They all are hailed from Pirgacha upazila of the district. Rangpur district police chief Mizanur Rahman said Belal Hossain ...

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3 of a family electrocuted in Kurigram

Three members of a family died from electrocution at Khashirbhita village in Bhurungamari upazila on Wednesday night. The deceased were identified as Saifur Rahman, 25, son of Azizur Rahman, Saifur’s mother Majiron Begum, 45 and Saifur’s wife Mamtaz Begum, 23 of the village. Police said Saifur came in contact with live electric wire while repairing it at his house around 10 pm and died on the spot. Later, M ...

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