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Bede Communities in Kushtia: Lack of...

Bede Communities in Kushtia: Lack of...

Nation

Sat, Feb 1 2020

The community settled here after the 1971 Liberation War, and initially they earned their living by hunting...

Kushtia jail turned into skill development...

Kushtia jail turned into skill development...

Nation

Sun, Jan 12 2020

Instead of being termed as a punishment house, the jail seems more like a skill development centre with...

Overuse of chemical fertilizers threatens...

Overuse of chemical fertilizers threatens...

Nation

Mon, Dec 9 2019

The district was always acclaimed for its fertile soil and high productivity with a recent trend of overusing...

Gummy Stem Blight grips gourds in...

Gummy Stem Blight grips gourds in...

Nation

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Despite the repeated attempts of local agriculture officers, a cure for the disease has still not been...

Monkeys foraging for food spotted in...

Monkeys foraging for food spotted in...

Nation

Thu, Dec 5 2019

The two monkeys have reportedly been in the area for the last few days in search of food

Lalon festival begins Wednesday

Lalon festival begins Wednesday

Showtime

Tue, Oct 15 2019

The Lalon Academy and Kushtia district administration have jointly organized the festival with the Cultural...

Police bar BNP leaders from meeting...

Police bar BNP leaders from meeting...

Nation

Sun, Oct 13 2019

Abarar Fahad, a second year student of electrical and electronic engineering department, was beaten to...

2 die of dengue in Chittagong,...

2 die of dengue in Chittagong,...

Nation

Sun, Oct 6 2019

The unofficial death toll stands at over 171, so far

Man dies of dengue in Kushtia

Man dies of dengue in Kushtia

Nation

Sun, Oct 6 2019

The unofficial death toll stands at over 171, so far

Crop yield per hectare goes up in...

Crop yield per hectare goes up in...

Business

Sun, Sep 29 2019

Around 2.57 metric tons of rice was cultivated in 2008-09, which jumped by 31.5% to 3.38 metric tons...

IU Proctor quits amid Chhatra League...

IU Proctor quits amid Chhatra League...

Nation

Mon, Sep 23 2019

He was allegedly involved in shooting people during the Chhatra League protests in 2014

Kushtia farmers experience success with...

Kushtia farmers experience success with...

Business

Sat, Jul 27 2019

According to sources at the district's Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), pointed gourds...

Kushtia jute cultivation on the...

Kushtia jute cultivation on the...

Business

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The target of jute cultivation this year was set at 35,010 hectares in Kushtia. However, the jute...

Groundnut cultivation prospers on the...

Groundnut cultivation prospers on the...

Business

Wed, Jul 10 2019

They have attained success by cultivating groundnuts - or what they call the golden crop - near the vast...

Three drug peddlers get life imprisonment...

Three drug peddlers get life imprisonment...

Nation

Thu, Jul 4 2019

Kushtia District and Sessions Judge Court Judge Arup Kumar  Goswami handed down the verdict in presence...

Woman hacked to death in Kushtia

Woman hacked to death in Kushtia

Nation

Fri, Jun 28 2019

Police have already arrested the woman’s ex-husband in connection with the incident

Success beckons farmers to abandon tobacco...

Success beckons farmers to abandon tobacco...

Business

Tue, Jun 18 2019

According to the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE)'s district office, watermelons are being...

Memorabilia of Mir Mosharraf Hossain...

Memorabilia of Mir Mosharraf Hossain...

Nation

Mon, Jun 10 2019

After the death of Mir Mosharraf Hossain, in 2008 the Mir Mosharraf Hossain Memorial Library and Auditorium...

Headmaster jailed for life for rape...

Headmaster jailed for life for rape...

Nation

Tue, May 21 2019

The court also ordered the convict to pay a penalty of Tk1 lakh, or face imprisonment for another six...

Lightning kills two in Kushtia

Lightning kills two in Kushtia

Nation

Tue, May 14 2019

The victims had been out collecting mangoes during storm

Drug dealer killed in ‘gunfight’ in...

Drug dealer killed in ‘gunfight’ in...

Nation

Fri, Apr 26 2019

A pistol, two rounds of bullets, two magazines and 50 bottles of phensedyl were also recovered from the...