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Mother among 2 to die for killing son in Sunamganj

Sunamganj Correspondent :  A district court awarded death penalty to a woman and her so-called lover for murdering the former son in Jagannathpur upazila of the district. Judge Mohammad Abdullah Al Mamun of additional district and sessions judge’s court of Sunamganj delivered the verdict on Tuesday (April 2). The convicts were identified as Sitara Begum, 37 wife of Saudi Arabia ...

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Gono Forum’s Mokabbir takes oath as MP

Gono Forum’s lawmaker Mokabbir Khan is taking oath on April 2, 2019. Photo: Jatiya Sangsad Sylhet Office : Gono Forum’s another MP-elect Mokabbir Khan (Sylhet-2) took oath as a member of the 11th Parliament on Thursday, violating his party decision. Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administered the swearing-in around 12:15pm at the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban. Chief Whip Noor-E-Alam Chowdhury and ...

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Transport worker knocked dead by bus

Sylhet Office : An assistant of a bus driver was killed on Monday after being hit by a bus in Loharpul area of Beanibazar upazila in the district. The deceased was identified as Moyna Mia, 28. Officer-in-charge of Beanibazar Police Station Aboni Shankar Kar confirmed the matter saying Moyna was changing a wheel of a bus on the road around ...

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Gono Forum’s another MP Mokabbir to be sworn in Tuesday

Mokabbir Khan. Photo: Collected Sylhet Office : Gono Forum’s another MP-elect Mokabbir Khan (Sylhet-2) is going to be sworn in on Tuesday, following the footstep of party MP Sultan Mohammad Mansur. In response to a letter sent by Mokabbir to Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Monday, an arrangement has been made to administrate oath to him at 12pm on ...

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Suspects in Sylhet college teacher murder case give depositions

Photo: Mozammil Hossain & Nishat Tasnim Rupa – two accused are taken to the court in Sylhet on Monday, Apr 1, 2019. Sylhet Office :  Two accused who were arrested in connection with the killing of a teacher of Madan Mohan College in Sylhet gave their depositions before the court on Monday. Sylhet Metropolitan Magistrate Court-3 Saifur Rahman recorded the ...

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MM College lecturer found dead in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : Police recovered the body of a missing college teacher from Telirai area of Dakshin Surma Upazila in Sylhet on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Saifur (30), son of Md Usuf Ali, a resident of Faltoli Segam village in Goainghat Upazila. Saifur was a Lecturer of Islamic History Department in Madan Mohan Government College in Sylhet. Locals ...

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Lightning strike kills 2 siblings in Moulvibazar

Moulvibazar Correspondent : Two sibling sisters were killed and two others injured in a lightning strike at Uttar Patanusha village in Kamalganj Upazila on Sunday (March 31) morning. The deceased were identified as Sadia Begum, 10 and Munni Begum, 4 daughters of Juned Miah of Patanusha village of Kamalganj Upazila. The incident took place in front of Patonusha Mohila Madrasa around ...

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Youth shot dead by ‘robbers’ in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : A young man was gunned down by suspected robbers at Samparkandi village in Balaganj upazila early Sunday. The deceased was identified as Sahab Uddin, 26, son of Surman Ali, a resident of the village. Gazi Ataur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Balaganj Police Station, said that a gang of robbers stormed into the houses of Surman Ali and Sohrab ...

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Efforts underway to extradite Bangabandhu killers

Sylhet Office : Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen said assassins of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman who are fleeing abroad will be brought back to the country. Dr AK Abdul Momen said, “The punishment will be ensured for the fugitives after bringing them back ahead of Bangabandhu’s 100th birth anniversary celebration across the country. On Saturday (March 30), Minister Dr ...

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Foreign ministry to attest university certificates online

Photo: Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen addressesthe reconciliation ceremony of Dhaka University Ex-students Association in Sylhet on Friday, Mar 29, 2019. Sylhet Office : Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Friday said the ministry is going to start the verification and attestation of the university certificates and consular services through online soon. In the process, the universities will ...

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