• Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018
  • Last Update : 01:38 am
Lightning strikes kill 3 in Bagerhat,...

Lightning strikes kill 3 in Bagerhat,...

Nation

Wed, Sep 12 2018

The lightning strikes occurred between noon and 1pm 

Lightning death toll continues to surge,...

Lightning death toll continues to surge,...

Nation

Tue, May 1 2018

Minister says 70 people were killed in March, April

18 killed by lightning in nine...

18 killed by lightning in nine...

Nation

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Severe nor’wester struck most parts of the country on Sunday

Dam in Sunamganj’s Tanguar haor...

Dam in Sunamganj’s Tanguar haor...

Nation

Sat, Apr 28 2018

1,000 hectares of boro crops of 1,500 farmers were saved due to repairing the dam in time

Blast infection: Boro crops at serious...

Blast infection: Boro crops at serious...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 19 2018

Initial symptoms appear as white to gray-green lesions or spots, with dark green borders. Older lesions...

Polls to 133 local govt bodies: One...

Polls to 133 local govt bodies: One...

Nation

Thu, Mar 29 2018

In Tangail, a man was shot dead in violence erupting at a polling station in Sagardighi union of Ghatail...

Infographic: The life of Kakon

Infographic: The life of Kakon

People

Thu, Mar 22 2018

Kakon Bibi worked as a war spy for Bangladesh in 1971 and actively fought against the Pakistan army

Freedom fighter Kakon Bibi laid to...

Freedom fighter Kakon Bibi laid to...

Nation

Thu, Mar 22 2018

She was buried near her village home in Jhirargaon of Doarabazar upazila in Sunamganj

122 closures of 37 vulnerable haors...

122 closures of 37 vulnerable haors...

Nation

Sun, Mar 11 2018

This year, the water receded a month later than usual due to climate change, delaying work on the crop-protecting...

A family of exemplary taxpayers

A family of exemplary taxpayers

Nation

Mon, Nov 13 2017

The National Board of Revenue has honoured stone supplier Haji Mohammad Rais Ali as a longstanding taxpayer...

Lightning kills 11 in 3 districts

Lightning kills 11 in 3 districts

Nation

Sat, Sep 23 2017

Bangladesh Disaster Management authorities consider lightning strikes a natural calamity

In pictures: Flood situation worsens...

In pictures: Flood situation worsens...

Nation

Mon, Aug 14 2017

Around 20 thousand houses, in 11 upazilas of Sunamganj, have been flooded

15 WDB officials, 46 others sued for...

15 WDB officials, 46 others sued for...

Nation

Mon, Jul 3 2017

Harvest of 166,612 hectares of land was inundated and 400,000 Haor people were affected in the recent...

With Eid nearing fast, Haor people still...

With Eid nearing fast, Haor people still...

Nation

Tue, Jun 20 2017

‘I am not sure if I will be able to buy clothes for my children. All I am thinking about is how to arrange...

Indefinite strike by transport workers...

Indefinite strike by transport workers...

Nation

Sun, May 21 2017

Long-distance minibus and district buses stayed off the roads owing to the strike

Boat carrying relief for Sunamganj flood...

Boat carrying relief for Sunamganj flood...

Nation

Mon, May 1 2017

The boat had 360 sacks of rice when it sank

Sunamganj farmers face Tk1,500cr loss...

Sunamganj farmers face Tk1,500cr loss...

Nation

Thu, Apr 27 2017

Leader of a Haor protection movement Chittaranjan Talukder claims the actual loss will surpass Tk3,000...

PM to visit flood-hit Sunamganj Haor...

PM to visit flood-hit Sunamganj Haor...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 26 2017

Local administration will hold a preparatory meeting this evening ahead of the prime minister's...

Shonir Haor gives way to flood after...

Shonir Haor gives way to flood after...

Nation

Sun, Apr 23 2017

Villagers say they tried for the last 20 days to protect the embankments, but to no avail

BAEC: Early tests find no sign of radioactivity...

BAEC: Early tests find no sign of radioactivity...

Environment

Sun, Apr 23 2017

The BAEC team has sent the samples to Dhaka lab and will get the final report within 28 days

DU team visits Haor areas to assess...

DU team visits Haor areas to assess...

Nation

Sat, Apr 22 2017

They examined the water quality, dead fishes and rotten paddy in Hakaluki Haor