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Sylhet MC College arson : Arrest warrants out for BCL activists

A judicial probe has found evidence of the involvement of 29 people, including Bangladesh Chhatra League activists, in the arson of several dormitories at Sylhet MC College. The investigation committee submitted its report to the Sylhet Chief Metropolitan Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, said Additional Public Prosecutor Mahfuzur Rahman. The judge then issued warrants against the suspects accused in the case. ...

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Sylhet stone quarry worker killed in landslide

A female worker was killed and four other workers were injured in a landslide while extracting stone from a quarry in Jaflong of Goainghat upazila early Monday. The deceased is Champa Das, 17, daughter of Ranjit Das, a resident of Shyampur village of Kaliajhuri upazila in Netrokona district. A portion of mud collapsed on a group of worker while they ...

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Discussion Discussion on “The Sun and the Current Stories of the Nationalist Online Activist Forum and the Nationalist Education Trust”

In the joint initiative of the Nationalist Online Activist Forum and Nationalist Education Trust, on the occasion of National Revolution and Solidarity Day: A discussion meeting was organized on November 7th, the sun and the present scenario.President of the Nationalist Online Activist Forum Kamran Hossain Helal and the Chief Operating Officer of Khaled Raja and Abu Bakr Siddiqui spoke in ...

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Supporters of MP Keya, Upazila Vice-Chairman Tara clash in Habiganj

Supporters of  Amatul Kibria Keya Chowdhury MP  and a vice-chairman of Bahubal Upazila, Tara Mia have clashed during a programme in the presence of the lawmaker. The incident occurred during a programme of at Department of Social Services at Mirpur in Habiganj on Friday evening, Senior Assistant Superintendent of Habiganj Police Raselur Rahman Rasel said. He told  that the supporters of ...

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Radha Raman’s 102nd death anniversary observed

  The 102nd death anniversary of noted dhamail music composer and lyricist Radha Raman Dutta was observed at Keshabpur village under Jagannathpur upazila of Sunamganj on Friday. As part of the programme, different socio-cultural organisations, Jagannathpur upazila administration and Radha Raman Parishad chalked out different programmes. District cultural officer Ahmed Manzurul Haque Chowdhury said that Jagannathpur upazila administration and Radha ...

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6 Kanaighat hill-collapse victims buried

  The six victims of the Kanaighat hill collapse were buried at a local graveyard on Wednesday. A namaz-e-janaza was held at a field adjacent to Mulaguchh Haris Chowdhury Academy before their burial. Former Member of Parliament, (Sylhet-5) Principal Maolana Farid Uddin Chowdhury led the namaz-e-janaza. Earlier their autopsies were conducted at MAG Osmani Medical College and Hospital. On Tuesday ...

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Five children among six die in Sylhet stone quarry collapse

  Five madrasa students, including two siblings, and another local residence were killed as a portion of hill collapsed on them while they were extracting stones from a hillock in union No 1 of Sylhet’s Kanaighat upazila on Tuesday morning. The deceased were identified as Zakir, 16, brothers Nahid, 13, and Shakil, 12, Maruf, 13, Abdul Kadir, 13 and Sundar ...

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10 injured in workers’ attack on SUST students

When SUST students protested the plague of hijacking rife in the area, they were attacked by angry workers In the last one month, more than 20 students of Sylhet’s Shahjalal University of Science and Technology have been victim to hijacking in the main gate. Students protested against the incident on Monday, blocking the Sylhet-Sunamganj road. All vehicular movement was stopped ...

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Fire guts 12 shops in Sylhet

  Twelve shops were gutted as a fire broke out at Caraboi Bazar of Sewla Union in Beanibazar upazila on early Sunday. Local sources said the fire originated from an electric short circuit from a store around 1:00 am at Mozammel Ali Market and it soon engulfed the adjoining eleven other shops. Locals rushed there and brought the fire under ...

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