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College student hacked to death in...

College student hacked to death in...

Crime

Sat, Feb 9 2019

His body was recovered from beside his house on Saturday morning

Distressed locals demand bridge in...

Distressed locals demand bridge in...

Nation

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Existing transportation methods are inconvenient for the people of the area

Cold weather disrupts betel leaf cultivation...

Cold weather disrupts betel leaf cultivation...

Agriculture

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Betel leaves are being sold at a low cost on the market

In pictures: Winter celebrated in Barisal,...

In pictures: Winter celebrated in Barisal,...

Image Gallery

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Barisal city and Jhenaidah town have welcomed the winter season with much festivity at the

Chhatra League clash over paying respects...

Chhatra League clash over paying respects...

Nation

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Later in the evening, a discussion on the life, work and contributions of the Father of the Nation was...

One killed in Barisal launch...

One killed in Barisal launch...

Nation

Sun, Jan 6 2019

The incident occurred when the Sundarban-6 launch hit stationary launch Adventure-9 in Meghna River in...

Barisal 3: AL activists campaign for...

Barisal 3: AL activists campaign for...

Election

Thu, Dec 27 2018

Atikur Rahman is independently contesting Sunday’s 11th general election with electoral symbol...

Police accused of violating electoral...

Police accused of violating electoral...

Election

Wed, Dec 26 2018

Among the ten complaints selected from several others by the returning officers; three such complaints...

Barisal 6 constituency: AL and JaPa...

Barisal 6 constituency: AL and JaPa...

Election

Tue, Nov 20 2018

Awami League has, historically, given up this constituency in favour of Jatiya Party

Barisal 3 constituency: AL prepares...

Barisal 3 constituency: AL prepares...

Election

Mon, Nov 12 2018

The constituency comprises 340,661 voters

Husbands kill wives in two...

Husbands kill wives in two...

Crime

Mon, Nov 5 2018

In Cox's Bazar, Rozina Akhter, 28, was shot by her husband Md Shafi in the Pahartali area of Cox's...

Barisal 5 constituency: AL faces uphill...

Barisal 5 constituency: AL faces uphill...

Election

Thu, Nov 1 2018

It will be quite a task for the ruling Awami League to retain the parliamentary seat

Fire razes 20 shops, two houses in...

Fire razes 20 shops, two houses in...

Nation

Sat, Oct 20 2018

Three fire service units with the help of local people succeeded to bring the fire under control within...

390 fishermen jailed in Barisal

390 fishermen jailed in Barisal

Nation

Wed, Oct 17 2018

The ban was imposed on hunting ilish in the rivers and the sea for 22 days with the aim of ilish conservation...

BCC mayor threatens to resign three...

BCC mayor threatens to resign three...

Politics

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Kamal’s tenure as Barisal City Corporation Mayor will end on October 23

Human chain, protest rally at Karfa...

Human chain, protest rally at Karfa...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 27 2018

On Thursday, family members, political leaders, Hindu-Buddhist-Christian Unity Council, Puja Udjapan...

UP chairman gunned down in Barisal

UP chairman gunned down in Barisal

Nation

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Nantu, also local Awami League unit president, was shot dead in Karfa Bazar around 9pm on Friday

Female constable sent to jail in Barisal...

Fake FF certificate sends constable...

Nation

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Her father has also been made accused on a similar charge, police say

Meet the ‘Travelettes of...

Meet the ‘Travelettes of...

Travel

Sun, Sep 2 2018

Four women are riding scooties across Bangladesh to visit all 64 districts

BCC polls: Presiding officer returns...

BCC polls: Presiding officer returns...

Election

Sat, Sep 1 2018

The commission on Thursday started extended investigation on alleged irregularities in more than 26 polling...

Seasonal rawhide collectors suffer due...

Seasonal rawhide collectors suffer due...

Economy

Fri, Aug 24 2018

They claimed the bulk collectors were offering them less than 40% of collection price, blaming the shortage...