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Husband confesses to killing actress Shimu

Service seekers need to be vigilant against harassment: PM at DC conference

Sheikh Hasina inaugurates DC Conference

Accused flees after throwing police vehicle in ditch

Coronavirus: About 20 percent of identified patients infected with Omicron

Two arrested for clubbing man to death in Chittagong

Dhaka, November 26: Police in Chittagong city have nabbed a father-son duo for allegedly beating a man to death with a cricket bat in Chandgaon area on Thursday.

Strike withdrawn in Chittagong, public transport to resume tomorrow

Dhaka, November 6: The owners' association has decided to call off the transport strike in Chittagong considering the suffering of the people. Public transport will run in Chittagong city from 6:00 am on Sunday. Belayet Hossain Belal, president of the Chittagong Metropolitan Transport Owners Group, confirmed the matter at noon on Saturday (November 6).

Magnitude 5.6 quake shakes several parts of Bangladesh

Dhaka, October 8: Moderate tremors were felt in the eastern and south-eastern parts of the Bangladesh at 12:28 am on Friday as an earthquake of magnitude 5.6 on the Richter scale struck. The epicenter was reported at 477 kilometres from Dhaka.

Second channel of Bangabandhu Tunnel will be opened on Friday

Dhaka, Ocotber 6: Construction of the second channel of the tunnel Bangabandhu tunnel under the Karnafuli river will be completed on Friday (October 8). As a result, its entrance will be opened that day. Planning Minister MA Mannan told reporters after a meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) on Tuesday (October 5).

Covid-19 deceased to be bathed inside ambulance

Dhaka, August 25: The Gausia Committee, a voluntary organization in Chittagong, has launched a mobile ambulance to bathe the coronavirus (Covid-19) deceased. Divisional Commissioner Muhammad Kamrul Hasan inaugurated the ambulance on Tuesday (August 24).

Bangladesh: Chattogram registers record 955 COVID cases, 10 deaths

Chittagong: The Chittagong region of Bangladesh has recorded 955 positive cases of COVID in the past 24 hours, media reports said on Tuesday.

Chittagong: Satkania UNO made OSD for fining on-duty doctor

Dhaka, July 5: Satkania Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) and Executive Magistrate Md Nazrul Islam have been made Officer on Special Duty (OSD) after a Chittagong doctor was fined for allegedly violating the lockdown, according to a notification issued by the Ministry of Public Administration on Sunday (July 4).

Chittagong: Five-year-old murdered after rape, four arrested

Dhaka, June 28: Police have nabbed four people over the alleged rape and murder of a 5-year old girl in Chittagong, reports said.

Gas pipe installation on the Padma Bridge begins

Dhaka, June 26: Gas will flow to the south through the Padma bridge. And so the work of setting up the gas line of Padma bridge is in full swing. After all the railway slabs of the bridge have been laid, the work of laying the gas line is underway. Work has already started to bring gas pipes from China through Chittagong port to the project area by sea. Pipes are now being laid on both sides of the bridge.

ICU scarcity in Chittagong amid rising Covid-19 cases

Dhaka, June 25: With the unrelenting coronavirus pandemic showing no signs of slowing down, Bangadesh is witnessing a surge in daily infection and death rates. One of the worst hit division is Chittagong. While patient pressure has increased in the hospitals, the ICU department of the hospitals are under the most pressure.

5 killed, 12 injured in separate road accidents in Chittagong

Dhaka, June 19: Five people, including women and children, were killed in separate road accidents in Chittagong. Three people were killed when a bus crushed pedestrians in Patenga. On the other hand, two people were killed in a collision between two buses at Shikalbaha under Karnafuli police station. A dozen people were injured in these accidents. Two accidents occurred on Friday (June 18) at 12 noon and 3:30 pm.

Lightning strikes killed 177 people across the country in four months

Dhaka, June 12: In the four months from March to June this year, 177 people have been killed in lightning strikes across the country. At least 47 people were burnt at the same time. Sirajganj has been identified as a new hotspot for casualties in lightning strikes. Besides, the deaths in Chapainawabganj, Jamalapur, Netrokona and Chittagong have increased.

Lighting strikes kill 11 across Bangladesh

Dhaka, May 25: Eleven people were killed in lightning strikes in three districts of the country on Monday (May 24th). Of these, five died in Chapainawabganj, four in Sirajganj and two in Chittagong.

Mitu murder case: Former cop Babul Akter in prison

Dhaka, May 18: Former Superintendent of Police Babul Akter, accused in the Mahmuda Khanam Mitu murder case, has been sent to jail by a court. On Monday (May 17), Metropolitan Magistrate Sarwar Jahan ordered him sent to jail.

Mitu's complaints fell on deaf ears as Babul Akter's in-laws believed him

Dhaka, May 14: Gayatri Amar Singh, an NGO worker, lived in the flat next to former police superintendent Babul Akter. They used to go out often. Singh's child was taken care of by Mahmuda Khanam Mitu herself!