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Ex-MP Gazi MM Amzad Hossain Milon dies

Gazi MM Amjad Hossain Milon, former lawmaker from Sirajganj-3 constituency, passed away at a hospital in Sirajganj on Sunday. Amjad Hossain, the president of Tarash upazila Awami League, breathed his last at Khwaja Yunus Ali Medical College and Hospital at around 11:00am. Hosne Ara Loely, daughter of the deceased, confirmed the news.

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Abbas exposes new info on Ilias Ali’s disappearance

Nine years after his disappearance, BNP standing committee member Mirza Abbas on Saturday gave new information about BNP leader M Ilias Ali. He blamed some of the leaders inside the party behind the disappearance of Ilias Ali. Without mentioning the names of those leaders, the BNP standing committee member said, many people know these people hiding inside the party.  Awami League ...

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BNP leader Aman tests Covid-19 positive

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s adviser Amanullah Aman has been tested positive for coronavirus. The party’s assistant organizing secretary Mohammad Shahidul Islam Babul confirmed the information. Former minister Amanullah Aman has been admitted to Square Hospital in the capital. Aman Ullah Aman and his family asked countrymen to pray for his recovery from coronavirus.

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Bangladesh reports 101 Covid deaths in second consecutive day

Bangladesh on Saturday recorded the highest number of Covid-19 deaths for second consecutive day since the pandemic made landfall in the country in March last year. The death toll climbed to 10,283 after fresh 101 fatalities were registered in the 24 hours to 8:00am Saturday, according to data released by the government. The country has recorded 3,473 new cases of ...

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Cop-workers clash in Ctg Coal Power Plant leave 5 dead

At least five workers were killed during a clash with police members at Coal Power Plant in Chattogram’s Banskhali upazila on Saturday morning. The incident happened at about 11:45am that left 30 others injured. Critically bullet-injured six were rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital while others taken to Banskhali Medical Hospital. Chattogram Range Deputy Inspector General Anwar Hossain confirmed the death news. ...

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Mujibnagar Day: Quader pays homage to Bangabandhu on behalf of PM

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has paid tribute to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on behalf of the Prime Minister on the occasion of historic Mujibnagar Day. The Minister paid tribute by placing a wreath at Bangabandhu’s portrait— in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum in Dhanmondi—in Dhaka on Saturday morning. ...

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Prof Dr Tarek Shamsur Rehman found dead at his flat

Tarek Shamsur Rehman, professor of department of International Relations at Jahangirnagar University (JU) was found dead at his residence in RAJUK’s Uttara Apartment Project in Dhaka on Saturday afternoon. He was also a renowned columnist and political analyst. RAJUK’s Uttara apartment project director Mozaffar Ahmed confirmed this information to media. Dr Tarek had iftar at his place yesterday and that ...

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Ekattor TV’s producer Rifat Sultana dies of COVID-19

Ekattor Television’s associate news producer Rifat Sultana died of COVID-19 on Friday afternoon, hours after giving birth to a baby in the morning at a hospital in Dhaka. She was 33. She worked at Ekattor Television for long 11 years. Sultana, who was a pregnant mother, had been undergoing treatment at Impulse Hospital at Tejgaon in Dhaka being infected with ...

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Doctors prescribe new medicine for Khaleda Zia

The medical team of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Friday added a new medicine to her treatment for coronavirus infection after reviewing the final report of her CT scan test, said BNP Vice Chairman Dr AZM Zahid Hossain. he said they received the final report of the BNP chief’s CT scan late last night. “The medical team members, including the ...

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Covid-19: Bangladesh reports highest ever 101 deaths in a day

Bangladesh has recorded the highest number of Covid-19 deaths in a day since the pandemic made landfall in the country in March last year. The death toll climbed to 10,182 after 101 fatalities were registered in the 24 hours to 8:00am Friday, according to data released by the government. The country has recorded 4,417 new cases of the coronavirus, taking ...

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