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Man killed in Sylhet road crash

Sylhet, Apr 29 : A man was killed and three others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a CNG-run auto-rickshaw on Sylhet-Jakiganj road at Fulbari union of Gopalganj upazila on Sunday morning. AKM Fazlul Haq, officer-in-charge of Gopalganj Police Station, said a bus collided head-on with an auto-rickshaw around 9:30am, leaving one of the passengers of the ...

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4 Nigerian citizens held for intrusion at Sylhet

Photo: 4 Nigerian citizens held for intrusion.  Sylhet, Apr 29 : Police arrested four citizens of Nigeria from Mila Tila area in Jaintiapur upazila on Saturday night for intruding into Bangladesh illegally. The arrestees were identified as Ovi Chisom Enest, 35, Ashachi Linas Enmoni, 37, Okafar Oyesi Dekor and James Oke Siha, 30. They were arrested from a private car ...

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Dam in Sunamganj’s Tanguar haor repaired

File Photo: Water flow through destroyed part of Nautana embankment on Tanguar Haor on Friday; April 27, 2018 Sunamganj Correspondent : 1,000 hectares of boro crops of 1,500 farmers were saved due to repairing the dam in time Local people and administration officials repaired the Nautana crop protection dam on Saturday morning. The damages of the dam were repaired with ...

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Businessman murdered in Sylhet for Tk 1.5cr

Sylhet Office : A businessman Shahib Uddin of Beanibazar upazilla of the district was murdered to misappropriate one and half crore taka. Shahib Uddin hailed from Itauri village under Barlekha upazila. He was a permanent resident of Supatola village under Beanibazar municipality. Shahib Uddin gave Tk 1.5 crore to Jakir Hossen and others for migration to America with all his ...

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Biggest science festival held at SUST

SUST Correspondent: A four day long biggest science festival amid Sylhet held at SUST Campus. From April vel students participated in this program across Sylhet division. There were many events in this program including fun day with science, science fair, science fiction movies, comic cartoon etc. 24, to 27 April four day long festival closed afternoon on Friday at central auditorium in SUST. At ...

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Bipasha finally gets a family of her own

Photo: Bipasha Akter, who was found abandoned by law enforcers from a village in Sunamganj just at the age of 11, is finally going to have a family of her own as she is getting married on April 27, 2018. Sylhet Office : Bipasha Akter, who was found abandoned by law enforcers from a village in Sunamganj just at the ...

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30 hurt as cops, auto-rickshaw workers clash in Shaistaganj

Habiganj Correspondent : 30 people including policemen were injured as auto-rickshaw workers and cops clashed at Nasratpur in Shaistaganj upazila of Habiganj on Friday morning (April 27). Locals said earlier police barred auto-rickshaw drivers to drive their three-wheeler vehicles on Dhaka-Sylhet highway as it is banned. In protest, workers took it up to the street blocking the highway with banner and ...

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Trader’s throat-slit body found in Sylhet 

Sylhet Office :  Police recovered the slaughtered body of a cloth trader in Konkolosh area in Beanibazar upazila on Friday morning. The deceased were identified as Shaiban Ahmed, 55, owner of ‘Aboroni Fashion’ at Jaman Plaza of the municipality area. Shahjalal Munshi, officer-in-charge of Beanibazar Police Station, said locals spotted the body of  an unidentified man and informed police. Police ...

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Youth stabbed dead in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : A young man was stabbed to death by miscreants following a dispute over sharing business money at Kazirbazar Bridge in the city on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Mohammad Ali, 30, a resident of Jagonnathpur upazila in Sunamganj district. A group of miscreants swopped on Ali and stabbed him indiscriminately while he was passing the bridge ...

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4 Indian citizens held along Sunamganj border

Sunamganj Correspondent :  Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) detained four Indian nationals from Chargaon border area in Tahirpur upazila on Thursday morning. The detainees are  Arjit Hajong, 60, his wife Deb Juni Hajong, 45, and Ramla Hajong, 50 and Jasna Hajong, hailing from Ranigour thana in Shilong district of India. LT Col Nasir Uddin Ahmed, commanding officer of BGB-28 ...

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