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In pictures: Fire burns down over 500...

In pictures: Tongi slum fire

Nation

Sat, Nov 27 2021

A fire broke out in a slum in Gazipur's Tongi area in the early hours of Saturday, gutting more than...

Massive fire rips through Tongi slum...

Tongi slum fire leaves hundreds...

Nation

Sat, Nov 27 2021

At least 500 homes gutted in fire believed to be caused by a lit mosquito repellent coil

Tongi Bridge closure puts pressure on...

Tongi Bridge closure puts pressure on...

Nation

Sun, Nov 14 2021

It will take two weeks for vehicular movement to resume on closed lane, says BRTA official

Tongi Bridge partially closed to traffic...

Tongi Bridge partially closed to...

Dhaka

Fri, Nov 12 2021

The repair work of the bridge may take 10 days

Fire guts 30 warehouses in Tongi

Fire guts 30 warehouses in Tongi

Nation

Sat, Jun 12 2021

The second fire in warehouse for RMG waste in two days

Massive fire in Tongi jhut...

Massive fire in Tongi jhut...

Nation

Fri, Jun 11 2021

Seven units of firefighters work for nearly seven hours to bring the blaze under control, 3 hurt in the...

No let-up in drug dealing in Tongi

No let-up in drug dealing in Tongi

Nation

Tue, Jun 8 2021

Dealers only sell drugs to known customers now, and they sell to others after receiving particular signals...

12 members of ‘D Company’ gang arrested...

‘D Company’ gang busted

Nation

Mon, Jun 7 2021

They were involved in recent attacks on two families in Tongi, says RAB

Higher fare, transport crisis on Eid...

Higher fare, transport crisis on Eid...

Communication

Fri, May 14 2021

Thousands of people leave Dhaka and suburbs for village home amid lockdown

Two injured as teen gang ransacks, loots...

Two injured as teen gang ransacks, loots...

Nation

Fri, Apr 30 2021

While ransacking the house, they stole money, a few gold ornaments, a laptop and three mobile

3 college students drown in Turag...

3 college students drown in Turag...

Nation

Mon, Jul 6 2020

They were bathing in the river with friends when waves pulled them away 

Listed criminal killed in ‘gunfight’...

Listed criminal killed in ‘gunfight’...

Nation

Tue, Jun 23 2020

The deceased had around 14 cases filed against him, RAB says

Accused in 18 cases, killed in Gazipur...

Accused in 18 cases, killed in Gazipur...

Nation

Fri, May 22 2020

After the gunfight, RAB found Hasan shot dead. Taken to a hospital, the duty doctor declared him...

First phase of Biswa Ijtema begins

First phase of Biswa Ijtema begins

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Four die from natural causes

Man stabbed to death in Tongi

Man stabbed to death in Tongi

Nation

Sat, Sep 7 2019

Locals informed police when they saw a dead body near Tongi college gate

2 suspected muggers killed in Tongi...

2 suspected muggers killed in Tongi...

Nation

Thu, May 30 2019

Three RAB personnel were also injured in the incident

Fire at Gazipur scrap fabric warehouse...

Fire at Gazipur scrap fabric warehouse...

Nation

Tue, May 7 2019

Seven fire fighting units brought the fire under control after three hours of effort

Police-hijacker clash in Tongi injures...

Police-hijacker clash in Tongi injures...

Dhaka

Mon, Mar 11 2019

The injured include three police officials

Bishwa Ijtema begins amid tight...

Bishwa Ijtema begins amid tight...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 15 2019

Tabligh Jamaat has organized the Ijtema at the same Tongi venue since 1967

Four-day Bishwa Ijtema this year

Four-day Bishwa Ijtema this year

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 5 2019

Two Tabligh Jamaat factions to be responsible for as many days of the second largest congregation of...

Ijtema set to be held on Feb 15-17

Ijtema set to be held on Feb 15-17

Nation

Thu, Jan 24 2019

The second largest religious congregation of Muslims will be held in only one phase this year