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Five Transcom Group officials granted bail in three separate cases

PM Hasina reassures nation on availability of essential commodities during Ramadan

Ukraine war anniversary: US to impose sanctions on over 500 Russia-linked targets

Bogra-Sirajganj rail project: Travel time to Dhaka to be reduced by 3 hours

Bangladesh against war but will defend sovereignty: PM Hasina

Pranay Verma inaugurates Indian Visa Application Centre in Kushtia

Dhaka, April 17: Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Pranay Verma inaugurated the Indian Visa Application Centre (IVAC) in Kushtia. This is the 16th IVAC centre in Bangladesh.  

Kushtia: Thousands stand on line to get COVID-19 vaccine jab

Dhaka, July 11, 2021: An overflowing crowd was seen at Kushtia General Hospital to get corona vaccine.

Administration keeping strict watch as Kushtia lockdown begins

Dhaka, June 12: The district administration is in a strict position in the lockdown starting from today in Kushtia district where the coronavirus infection has increased at an alarming rate. The ban starts at 12 midnight on Saturday (June 12) for seven days. Strict restrictions will continue until midnight on June 18.

Cooperation in Mamunul's speech; Case against Khaleda-Tareq

Dhaka, December 9: A defamation suit has been filed against BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia and her son, senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman and secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir for allegedly collaborating in anti-sculpture speeches. Hefazat-e-Islam's Amir Junaid Ahmed Babungari, Bangladesh Khilafah Majlis's acting secretary general Muhammad Mamunul Haque and Syed Faizul Karim of Islamic rule have also been charged.

Four arrested for vandalizing Bangabandhu's statue placed on remand

Dhaka, December 8: A court has granted remand to two madrasa students and two teachers arrested for vandalizing a sculpture of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Kushtia.

Four accused in jail for vandalizing Bangabandhu's sculpture; remand hearing tomorrow

Dhaka, December 7: Two madrasa students and two teachers arrested in connection with vandalism of a sculpture of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Kushtia have been sent to jail.

Detainees confess to vandalizing Bangabandhu's sculpture after hearing Islamic speakers Mamunul Haque and Faizul Karim's statements

Dhaka, December 7: Police have arrested two students of a madrasa involved in the demolition of a under construction sculpture of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at night at five intersections of Kushtia city and two teachers of the madrasa for allegedly helping in the incident.

Kushtia Madrasa Rape: Court delivers verdict within three working days, lifer for teacher

Dhaka, November 18: A court has sentenced Madrasa Super Abdul Quader to life imprisonment for raping a female student at a residential women's madrasa in Kushtia, within three working days of the formation of the charge. Kushtia Women and Child Abuse Suppression Tribunal Judge Munshi Md. Moshiar Rahman gave the landmark verdict in a crowded court on Tuesday (November 17) at noon.

Three die after consuming poisonous liquor in Kushtia

Dhaka, October 28: Three people died after drinking poisonous liquor in Kushtia. They died after being taken to hospital in the early hours of Wednesday (October 28).

Two sisters commit suicide over family feud in Kushtia

Dhaka, October 24: Two sisters ended their life by hanging themselves at Daulatpur in Kushtia. Police recovered their bodies from Aria Kamarpara area of Aria Union in the upazila around 5pm on Friday (October 23). The deceased have been identified as Mukta, 15, daughter of Muazzem Sardar of Aria Kamarpara area and Ruma, 25, daughter of his brother Muntaz Ali Sardar.