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3 to jailed unto death over khaled murder

Sylhet Districts Courts sentenced 3 people were to jailed unto death in the murder case of Khaleduzzaman Khaled on Tuesday. At the same time, they have been fined 50 thousand taka. More than one year imprisonment for non-payment of  that fine . District and Sessions Judge Monir Ahmed awarded that punishment to Humaun Kabir (26),Fahim Ahmed (26),Mukit Al Mahmood (23) ...

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Fake notes Gang Active in Sylhet cattle Markets

Gangs dealing with counterfeit banknotes have become active in the cattle markets of Sylhet city ahead of Eid-ul-Azha, much to the worry of stakeholders. Several cattle traders at Kazirbazar cattle market in Sylhet city alleged that along with fake Bangladeshi currency notes, counterfeit pound, dollar and riyal notes are also being circulated, especially targeting expatriates who come to observe the ...

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Lightning strike kills farmer in Sylhet

A farmer was killed by a lightning strike at Rahimpur village in Bishwanath upazila of Sylhet district on Tuesday. The deceased was identified as Ataur Rahman, 55, son of late Abdul Sabbir of the same village. Police said the lightning followed by a rainstorm hit Ataur while he was working in his crop field in the morning. He died on ...

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Sust teachers observe token hunger strike

A faction of teachers at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (Sust) in Sylhet observed a token hunger strike for three hours Wednesday, marking the first anniversary of a assault on the teachers in a rally against the university’s Vice Chancellor Aminul Haque Bhuiyan. Teachers, including Prof Dr Md Zafar Iqbal, gathered in front of the administrative building at 9:00am ...

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Lalabazar Chemist & Drugist Association Made Human Chain Demanding Arrest of Azir Killers

Lalabazar Chemist & Drugist Association Made Human Chain Demanding immediate Arrest and exempulary punishment for the killer of pharmecy owner Azir Uddin on wednes day. Village Doctor unity welfare society Dakshin Surma President Dr. Zakaria Chowdhury presided over and secretary Abdus Salam conducted it. Thouse who deliver speech among others are Dr. Miftahul Hussen Sweet, AL Leader Abdul Wahab Khan, ...

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Nirmul Committee welcomes Mir Quasem’s verdict

Ansar Ahmed Ullah Nirmul Committee welcomes Mir Quasem’s verdict Following the Appellate Division of Supreme Court upholding war criminal Mir Quasem’s verdict pro liberation organisations including the Nirmul Committee and individuals gathered in front of the Shahid Minar, Altab Ali Park, East London on 30 August to express their  reaction to the decision. Mir Quasem a member of the Central ...

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Best ever results for primary pupils

Tower Hamlets has delivered the best ever results for Department for Education (DfE) tests at Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2). Provisional results from the DfE show pupils’ achievements against a new curriculum, described by the government as ‘one of the best education systems in the world,’ remain well above the national average for our 11 year olds. Children ...

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Osmaninagar are victors in the Greater Sylhet Cup

By Emdad Rahman The Sonali Othith Greater Sylhet Cup 2016 was once again hailed an unparalleled success as Osmaninagar emerged triumphant for the second year in a row. Due to border segregation in the region of Sylhet,holders Balagonj and Osmaninagar entered the tournament with separate teams. The knockout stages of the tournament did not disappoint as Jagannathpur, hailed by many ...

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Stepney FC are honoured guests at launch of Fans For Diversity hub at Leyton Orient

By Emdad Rahman Stepney FC were the lucky visitors to the newly opened Fans For Diversity Hub as former Dagenham & Redbridge captain and legend Anwar Uddin, Diversity Campaigns Manager at the Football Supporters Federation hosted the youngsters and parents at Leyton Orients Football League 2 game against Mansfield Town. The group were entertained by Leyton Orient Football Club in ...

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University Adimission uncertain for the students of Sylhet

Those who pass the HSC examination in Sylhet are facing problem for higher study. Acute Shortage of seats in University and Medical is the main reason of it. Particularly those wants to admit in honours course. Number of pass is 4 times more than the existing seats. Although all seats are not reaserve for the students of Sylhet. Not only ...

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