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SUST BCL committee suspended

    Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) has suspended all activities of its Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) unit committee for an indefinite period. The suspension order came on Wednesday, four days after some BCL men reportedly assaulted four journalists as they protested the harassment of a schoolgirl, who went to the campus to visit her cousin. The BCL ...

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181,369 hectares of Boro land inundated in Sylhet div

Standing Boro paddy crops on 181,369 hectares of land were inundated in Sylhet division during the last few weeks’ excessive rains and rolling water from the upper region in Meghalaya and Assam states of India. It is mentioned on final report of crop damage, prepared by the DAE divisional office, however, the extent of crop loss is yet to be ...

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‘Drug Addicted’ son ‘kills mother’ in Sylhet : Killer Arrested

    A Elderly woman was hacked to death by her ‘Drug addicted’ son at Dakkhin Barkot village Under Golapganj upazila in the Sylhet District on Wednesday. Locals said. Rubel Ahmed, 24, son of Hawarunnessa, 75, said to be mentally ill and Drug Addicted, returned home on Wednesday morning after a long absence and hit his mother with a sharp ...

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Prime Minister sanction Tk 20 Lakh for BCL Leader Fahim and Apu’s Family

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Sanction Tk 20 Lakh for the Families of late BCL Leader Jannatul Fahim and wahidul Islam Opu. With the initiative of AL central organizing secretary Ad Misbah Uddin Siraj Prime Minister Approve this Sanction. BCL Leader Jannatul Fahim and wahidul Islam opu with some innocent person killed in a bomb explosion in shibbari of ...

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Executed Ripon buried in Moulvibazar

    Harkat‐ul‐Jihad (Huji) Chief Mufti Abdul Hannan associates—Delwar Alias Ripon who were hanged on Wednesday night over the grenade attack on ex‐British envoy Anwar Choudhury in Sylhet in 2004 were buried at their village home early on Thursday. Ripon was buried at his village home after a namaz‐e‐janaza at Konagaon Shahi Eidgah Maidan in Kulaura upazila of Moulvibazar early ...

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Preparation to execute Ripon complete, says Jail Super

All necessary preparations to execute death-row convict Delwar alias Ripon, an associate of Harkat-ul-Jihad (Huji) chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, have been taken. 10 hangmen have been kept ready to execute him in connection with the grenade attack on then British High Commissioner Anwar Choudhury in Sylhet in 2004. Meanwhile, Ripon expressed his desire to talk to his family members and ...

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Sales at fashion houses up ahead of Pahela Baishakh in Sylhet

    Sales at the fashion houses in the Sylhet city have gathered momentum with the Pahela Baishakh, the first day of the Bengali calendar, approaching. Pahela Baishakh is celebrated on April 14 every year amid festivities. The shopping centres are expecting a boost in their businesses with a bigger sale than the last year. Although sales of their collections ...

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135,440 hectares of land under Aus farming in Sylhet division

A major programme has been taken up for bringing 135,440 hectares of land under Aus cultivation during the current Kharif-1 season in Sylhet division. According to the sources in the Sylhet divisional office of Additional Director of DAE of the total area, 45,820 hectares would be in Sylhet, 43,440 hectares in Moulvibazar and 39,500 hectares in Habiganj while 6680 hectares ...

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11 Mortar shell recovered in Sylhet canal

11 mortar shell recovered in a canal at Dorga Mohalla area in front of hotel Heritaz in the Sylhet City on Wednesday. Local Source said, 11 Mortar Shell found in a canal at Dorga Mohalla area in Sylhet city on Wednesday. CEO of SCC Anamul Habib confirmed the news of recovering the shell and said, the mortar shell might have ...

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Student strike continue in Sylhet Agriculture University

Student of Sylhet Agriculture University boycott class and take position in front of the administrative building for second consecutive day. They made complains against dean of technical faculty and agriculture Engineering Dr Pijush kanti sarkar. They log the room of dean. So no classes and exam were held. On the other said teachers boycott class and exam against misconduct by ...

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