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Saturday, November 25, 2017

Farmers in Gaibandha busy harvesting Aman

| By Countrywide Desk
Harvest of transplanted (T) Aman paddy has been progressing fast at all the seven upazilas in the district for a couple of weeks. Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) office

Photo Story

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Winter has arrived with its full force in northern districts of the country. People are seen buying winter cloths from local street markets in Dinajpur.     -Siddique Hossain
Photo Story

Man to die for killing wife in Gazipur

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A Gazipur court on Thursday sentenced a man to death for killing his wife in the city in 2015.Gazipur District and Sessions Judge AKM Enamul Haque announced the verdict

Protection of environment, renewable energy stressed

| By Countrywide Desk
Taking part in a 70-kilometer bicycle rally in Rajshahi on Thursday, large number of youths raised voice for substantial and sustainable protection of environment and renewable energy for safeguarding

Free medical camp held in Ashuganj

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Dr Faria Faisal Memorial Foundation of Ashuganj in Brahma-nbaria organized a day-long free medical camp for helpless local people on Friday at Rowshon Ara Jalil Girl's High School. About

Gaibandha to celebrate the recognition today

| By Countrywide Desk
With a view to spreading the information about the recognition and outstanding achievement of the historic 7 March Speech of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by the UNESCO, the district

Bus supervisor dies in Kushtia road accident

| By AA Correspondent
A bus supervisor died and 10 others injured as a passenger bus collided head on with a truck in Sadar upazila in the early hours of Friday. The deceased

Two scholarships launched at RU

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The department of Mass Communication and Journalism (MCJ) of Rajshahi University (RU) lunched two scholarships named 'Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Scholarship' and 'Habibur Rahman Milon-Ahmedur Rahman Scholarship' on Thursday.

PEC exams being held peacefully in Gaibandha

| By Countrywide Desk
Primary Education Completion Examination-2017 is being held in all the seven upazilas of the district peacefully. Assistant District Primary Education Officer M. Asaduzzaman Chowd-hury said a total of 49,859

Trap cases for preventing corruption underscored

| By Countrywide Desk
Anti-corruption activists on Wednesday laid emphasis on increasing the number of trap cases for arresting corrupt people red-handed to stamp out corruption from Rangpur as well as from the

4.76 lakh NID smart card to be distributed in N'ganj

| By Countrywide Desk
All preparations have been taken for the distribution of 4 lakh 76 thousands and 188 NID smart cards among eligible voters at all the 27 wards under Narayanganj City

PEC candidate abducted by stalker in Sarishabari

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A Primary Education Completion examinee was allegedly kidnapped by a stalker on the way to her exam centre in Sarishabari of Jamalpur district Thursday morning. The abducted girl is

Board mill catches fire in Rangpur

| By Asian Age Online
A fire broke out at a board mill at Uttam in the city on Thursday night.
Board mill catches fire in Rangpur

9 held while giving proxy in PSC exams in Sherpur

| By Asian Age Online
Detectives arrested nine students from a center during Primary School Certificate (PSC) examination in Shribardi upazila while providing proxy for nine examinees on Thursday. 
9 held while giving proxy in PSC exams in Sherpur

'Village courts bring justice to rural poor'

| By Countrywide Desk
Government officials and public representatives at a meeting on Thursday said the village courts have started bringing justice to the rural poor by resolving minor disputes at their

Dialogue hold on rights of rivers in Patuakhali

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Non-government organization organized a dialogue on the rights of river at Kalapara of Patuakhali on Thursday. Kalapara upazila chairman Abdul Motaleb Talukder was the chief guest and local

Chandpur 'domestic help' sits for PSC examination

| By Countrywide Desk
Driven by her strong urge for education, Rehana Begum, an 18-year-old domestic help, is appearing in this year's Primary School Certificate (PSC) examinations.Rehena, daughter of Rafique

One killed in Mymensingh road accident

| By AA Correspondent
A bus helper was killed as he fell down from a bus in Babtir crossing area under Muktagachha upazila of the district on Thursday morning.The deceased

Migratory birds rescued, released in Bagerhat

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Bagerhat DB police recovered 45 migratory birds from Chitolmari area on Monday and released later.  Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bagerhat DB Police Md Rezaul Karim said, on secret information,

2 cops among 3 held over trader kidnapping

| By AA Correspondent
Three people, including two policemen, were arrested in Masjid Road area of the district town early Tuesday over the kidnapping of a trader.The arrestees are assistant sub-inspector Md Rafiqul

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