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3 bullet-hit in Sylhet BCL in-fighting

Three people were shot in a factional clash between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) at Sylhet MC College on Thursday noon (Jan 4). Two of the bullet-hit men were identified as Akhter Hossain and Abul Hasan. Followers of Awami League leader advocate Ranjit Sarker and another AL leader Azadur Rahman clashed around 1:30pm on Thursday. Locals said Ranjit ...

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Biman sweeper held with 60 gold bars at Sylhet airport

Customs intelligence officials today seized 60 gold bars and detained one man in this connection at Sylhet Osmani International Airport. The detainee Karimul Islam is a sweeper of Bangladesh Biman. The sweeper entered a Fly Dubai flight (FZ595) that landed in Sylhet airport at 4:50pm from Dubai to clean it and tried to hide the gold bars in his shoes, ...

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2 killed in Sylhet road accidents

At least two people were killed in two separate road accident at Beanibazar upazila in Sylhet on Wednesday (January 03). The accidents took place on Dhaka-Dhaka Highway at Atirbari area and a nearby area under Beanibazar municipality in the morning. The deceased were identified as Abdul Hamid, son of Abdul Ahad of Bhalki village under Lalabazar union of South Surma ...

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Sylhet mudslide death toll reaches 5

The death toll from mudslide while extracting stones from a quarry in Jaflong area of Goainghat upazila rose to five as another succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday night. The deceased was identified as Sadek Miah, 40, son of Taj Ullah, a resident of Baniachang upazila of Habiganj. Shamsul Alam Sarkar, additional superintendent of police, said a portion of mud ...

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Kuwait military delegates injured in Sreemangal helicopter crash

Two senior members of the visiting Kuwait armed forces delegation have been injured in the crash On Wednesday morning, a Bangladesh Air Force helicopter crashed inside a BGB camp in Sreemangal town. The crash occurred at 10:18am. The helicopter was carrying around 15-16 passengers, including two senior members of the Kuwait Armed Forces delegation visiting Bangladesh. The two Kuwaiti delegates ...

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4 workers killed in mudslide at Jaflong stone quarry

The mudslide took place at a quarry owned by one Sattar in Nayagram area on the bank of around 4:30pm on Tuesday. Four workers have been killed in a mudslide while they were extracting stones from a quarry at Jaflong in Goainghat upazila, Sylhet. One of the deceased has been identified as Nur Miah, 35, a resident of Koronchi village ...

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JCD leader killed in factional clash in Sylhet City

A local leader of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD), student wing of BNP, was killed in a factional clash in Sylhet on Monday (January 1). The deceased was identified as Abul Hasnat Shimu, 25, son of Abdul Aziz of Arambagh area of the city. He was the former organizing secretary of Ward-19 of the city. The incident took place during a ...

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3 killed in Habiganj road crash

Three people were killed as a passenger bus and pickup van collided at Putijuri in Bahubal upazila of Habiganj on Monday afternoon (January 1). The deceased were identified as Shaheen Ahmed, 26, son of one Tofan Ali of Mudaharpur village of the upazila, Hekim Mia, 24, son of one Masshad Uddin and Abu Rakib, 19, son of one Abdul Hamid. ...

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Ehsan Gpa-5 & Esha Gpa- 4.58 gets in PEC exam

Ehsanul Haque Ovi has secured GPA-5 (Golden) and her Twins Sister Sanjida Haque Esha GPA- 4.58 in PEC examination from Precidency School & College, Shibganj  Sen para, Sylhet City this year. Theirs father Enamul Haque Renu, working at Daily Sylheter Dak , Senior Staff Reporter & Executive Editor English Online portal `Sylhet Mirror’ & mother Rahima Haque Hena, housewife. Ehsan ...

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Former Habiganj councillor killed by police gunfire

Yunus Miah, a former municipal councillor, has been killed in police gunfire in Habiganj’s Chunarughat. The incident occurred in Magurunda village in Paikpara Union around midnight on Sunday, said Chunarughat Police OC Azmiruzzaman. Yunus, 40, was a former ward councillor of Ward-9 in the Chunarughat Municipality and was involved in drug trafficking, police said. “Yunus and three or four others ...

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