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Update : 25 Oct 2023, 10:20 AM

Cyclone Hamoon makes landfall in Bangladesh

The highly severe cyclonic storm Hamoon began its landfall along the Cox's Bazar and Chittagong coasts at 6pm on Tuesday.

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A screengrab of Cyclone Hamoon from Zoom Earth

Cyclone Hamoon hits Cox's Bazar: One fatality, severe damage reported

One man died due to the collapsing of a wall in Ward No. 7 of Cox's Bazar city caused by the cyclonic storm Hamoon on Tuesday.

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A tree fell on the road due to the impact of the cyclonic storm Hamoon in Cox’s Bazar on Tuesday, October 24, 2023. Photo: Dhaka Tribune

PM Hasina arrives in Brussels for high-profile visit

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reached Brussels on Tuesday evening for a three-day official visit to Belgium to attend the Global Gateway Forum, to be held there from Wednesday to Thursday.

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File image of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Photo: Collected

Bhairab train collision: Station master denies signal fault

Bhairab station master Yusuf on Tuesday said that the collision between two trains in Bhairab upazila of Kishoreganj was not caused by any signal fault from Bhairab station.

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The photo shows the derailed train which meets with a tragic accident in Kishoreganj on Monday afternoon, October 23, 2023. Photo: Mahmud Hossain Opu/ Dhaka Tribune

Pinnacle of Durga Puja: The bittersweet beauty of Bijoya Dashami

The tenth day of Autumn arrived, marking the farewell day of Goddess Durga, evoking both joy and sadness among her devoted followers, visible in the solemn atmosphere at Dhakeshwari Temple in the capital.

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People carries the idol of goddess Durga as Durga Puja, the biggest festival of Bengali Hindus, comes to an end at Sadarghat in Dhaka on Tuesday, October 24, 2023. Photo: Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune

Proteas rout Tigers by 149 runs

Quinton de Kock hit a brilliant 174, his third century of the World Cup, as South Africa hammered Bangladesh by 149 runs in Mumbai Tuesday.

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Bangladesh’s Mahmudullah celebrates reaching his century against South Africa during Tuesday’s World Cup match in Mumbai Photo: ICC

How Cyclone Hamoon got its name

Cyclone Hamoon is likely to hit Bangladesh as the tropical storm has been forming in the west-central Bay of Bengal and adjoining areas.

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Second unit of Rampal power plant begins trial production

The trial production of the second unit of Bagerhat's Rampal thermal power plant has commenced, announced the Rampal thermal power authority on Tuesday. 

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File image of Rampal Coal-Fired Thermal Power Plant in Bagerhat. Photo: Dhaka Tribune

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