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40 gold bars seized at Sylhet airport

Mirror Desk : Customs officials seized 40 gold bars at Sylhet Osmani International Airport here on Saturday. On information, a team of customs officials conducted a drive in an aircraft of Dubai Airlines around 12pm and recovered the gold bars concealed under a seat, said Customs Super Fazlur Rahman. However, none was arrested in this connection.

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Sylhet nor’westers death toll rises to 4

Mirror Desk : Two people, who suffered severe injuries during storms in the district on Thursday and Friday, died on Saturday, raising the death from nor’westers to four. The deceased were Mosaddeq Hossain Mosa, hailing from Surma upazila and joint convener Swecchasebak League of Surma Upazila unit and Sohel Ahmed of Puran Kalaruka village in Sadar Upazila. Mosa sustained injuries ...

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Beauty murder after rape: Prime accused held in Sylhet

Mirror Desk : Members of Rapid Action Batalion (Rab) arrested the prime accused in a case over the killing of teenage girl Beauty after rape in Sayestaganj upazila of the district. A team of Rab-9 arrested Babul Miah, son of Kolom Chan Bibi, a  female member of Brahmandura Union Parishad, from Bianibazar upazila of Sylhet at 12:30 am on Saturday, ...

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3 killed as nor’westers lash Sylhet, Magura

Mirror Desk : At least three people including a woman and a child died as nor’westers lashed Osmaninagar upazila in Sylhet and Magura Sadar upazila on Friday afternoon. The female victim died on the spot when she was visiting her relative’s house at Doshal village in Usmaninagar upazila after her throat was slashed by a loose tin from the roof ...

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Nigerian put on 2-day remand for cheating

SUST Correspondent : A court here on Friday placed a Nigerian national on a two-day remand in a case filed over cheating a teacher of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST). Police produced Donuts Emeco Onisiua, a Nigerian national and also member of an international cheating gang, before the court with a seven-day remand prayer. Earlier on Thursday, police ...

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Kalboishakhi hits across country, signal 2 at river ports

Mirror Desk : Storm, locally known as Kalboishakhi that usually hits during this time of year in this region, swept across the country with rain and heavy hailstorms in many districts on Friday afternoon (March 30). The river ports of the country were advised to hoist warning signal number 2. Met office said light rainfall with gusty winds were seen ...

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Mymensingh blast: Death toll rises to 4

This picture taken on Sunday, March 25, 2018, shows the aftermath of the gas explosion that took place at a six-storey building in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh. The death toll from a blast in Mymensingh rose to four as another student of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (Kuet), died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) today. Dipto Sarkar, 22, ...

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Did Ranbir Kapoor and Mahira Khan secretly meet in London?

017 was filled with speculation about Ranbir Kapoor and Mahira Khan’s supposed love affair. The two added fuel to fire, when they were spotted together in New York, catching a quick smoke. Mahira was mercilessly trolled for smoking and wearing a short dress, and Ranbir valiantly stood up for her, and told trolls to back off. In fact, he said ...

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China’s space lab set for fiery re-entry

China’s defunct space lab, Tiangong-1, should fall to Earth over the weekend. At over 10m in length and weighing more than 8 tonnes, it is larger than most of the man-made objects that routinely re-enter Earth’s atmosphere. China has lost all communication with the module and so the descent will be uncontrolled. However, experts say there is very low risk ...

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Bangladeshi girls’ footballers beat Malaysia by 10-1

Bangladeshi Under-15 girls’ footballers snatched a magnificent victory thrashing Malaysia by 10-1 at the four-nation Jocky Club women’s football in Hong Kong on Friday. Malaysia is placed at 80 while Bangladesh is at 102 in the FIFA world rankings.

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