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Thunderbolts kill 3 in Sunamganj

Three people were killed as thunderbolts struck them at Rafinagar union under Dirai upazila of the district Tuesday morning. The deceased were identified as Mizan, 30, son of Nohali, hailed from Rafinagar village, Mokaim, 25, son of Abdul Quadir, and Abdullah, 20, son of Firoz Ali, hailed Sadipur village under the union. Local people said in separate incidents thunderbolts killed ...

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Sylhet Shahi Eidgah to hold main Eid congregation

The main Eid congregation (jamaat) in Sylhet city will be held at the Sylhet Shahi Eidgah Ground at 8.30am on the Eid day. Sylhet City Corporation (SCC) and the district administration are to organise the programme. A preparatory meeting was held today at the conference room of the district administration in a view of the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr in a befitting ...

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Body formed to probe Rajon murder Ismail on 5-day remand

A court here on Tuesday placed accused Ismail Hossain Ablu on a 5-day remand in the case for torturing Sheikh Samiul Alam Rajon to death at Sundar Ali Market in Kumargaon area of the city on July 8. A five-member committee has been formed to investigate the brutal killing of 13-year-old boy Sheikh Samiul Alam Rajon. Judge Farhana Yeasmin of ...

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Fake cosmetics flood Sylhet city markets ahead of Eid

A section of traders are producing and selling fake and substandard beauty products in the Sylhet  ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of Muslim. Such cosmetic products have flooded the city markets ahead of Eid and unscrupulous businessmen are making hefty profits by selling them allegedly with the help of some law enforcers. These cosmetics are made with harmful ...

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Accused in torturing Sylhet teenager arrested in KSA

Quamrul Islam, a key accused in the killing of Sylhet teenager Samiul Alam Rajan, was arrested in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) on Monday. Bangladeshi ambassador to Saudi Arabia Golam Moshi confirmed the news. On Sunday night, Quamrul fled the country through Sylhet Osmani International Airport when the video footage of torturing the teenager to death that went viral ...

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Another held in Sylhet over Rajan killing

Police arrested another man from Lamakaji Mirergaon area under Jalalabad police station in the city early Monday in connection with the murder of teenage boy Rajan at Sundar Ali Market in Kumargaon area on Wednesday. The arrestee was identified as Ismail Hossain Abul, 32, cousin of prime accused Muhit Alam. Officer-in-charge of Jalalabad Police Station Akhter Hossain said they arrested ...

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Pelted with brick chips, boy dies in Sylhet river

A boy was killed as one of his friends hurled brick chips at him playfully in the Purakhai river in Jaintapur upazila of Sylhet district on Sunday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Abdul Kadir Shahriar,12, son of Jahangir Uddin, a resident of Sarighat Sarufoud village of the upazila. Locals sources said Shahriar along with his friend Jamil,9, son of ...

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2 killed as bus rams human hauler in Sunamganj

Two people were killed and 13 others injured when a bus rammed into a human hauler at Haluargaon area in Sadar upazila on Monday noon. The dead were identified as–human hauler driver Masum, 25, and Babul Miah, 25. The injured were admitted to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital and Sadar Hospital. Witnesses said, a bus rammed into a human ...

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Akshay lifts props on ‘Singh Is Bliing’ set

Actor Akshay Kumar, who is currently shooting for Prabhudheva’s upcoming directorial venture “Singh Is Bliing”, even lifted props on the movie’s set. The 47-year-old actor, who sported a black t-shirt and light blue shorts, was seen lifting two wooden boxes. The film is a sequel to the 2008 film “Singh is Kinng” and will once again have Akshay donning a ...

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Afzal Hossain pairs up with Mou in Eid play

Sadia Islam Mou has become one of idols in the country’s modelling arena to work in noted advertisement-maker, director and actor Afzal Hossain. Under Afzal’s direction Mou not only worked in TV plays but also in TV commercials. As a pair, they also presented several popular plays like Hothat Brishti, Parlena Rumki for the viewers. To cast Afzal and Mou, ...

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