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Bus tumbles at Sayedabad terminal: 15 injured

Bus tumbles at Sayedabad terminal: 15 injured

A passenger-crammed bus tumbled near Sayedabad terminal in the capital Saturday, leaving around 15 people wounded.

2010-05-22 19:01:58
Dhaka-Moscow Nuke Framework Agreement signed

Dhaka-Moscow Nuke Framework Agreement signed

Bangladesh entered into a five-year Framework Agreement with Russia on peaceful use of nuclear energy that will lead to building a nuke-power plant in the South Asian country.

2010-05-21 19:12:34
Kitchen market up on downpour

Kitchen market up on downpour

City kitchen markets saw further price rises in the just-past week as last two days of rain disrupted supply of vegetables from different parts of the country.

2010-05-21 19:10:31
4 arrested with hemp, phensidyl

4 arrested with hemp, phensidyl

Detective police arrested four suspected drug peddlers with 10 kg ganja and 69 bottles of narcotic Phensidyl syrup in the district on Friday morning, as an anti-drug drive is underway in different parts of the country.

2010-05-21 19:10:01
Man electrocuted at Savar

Man electrocuted at Savar

A garment worker was electrocuted when two others injured at a labor colony of Savar Friday morning.

2010-05-21 19:08:04
Mohini makes new start with new nomenclature as Shah Makhdum Textile Mills Brings smiles on workers

Mohini makes new start with new nomenclature as Shah Makhdum Textile Mills Brings smiles on workers

Abject poverty forced Aduri Bewa to beg for two meals. At the start, she felt ashamed, but there’s nothing doing. How many days could she survive without food?

2010-05-21 19:07:10
Diarrhea claims 3, affects over 100 in Pabna

Diarrhea claims 3, affects over 100 in Pabna

Outbreaks of diarrhoea in parts of the district claimed lives of three children and affected over 100 people in 18 hours to Friday morning.

2010-05-21 19:06:16
Special pay scale for non-govt. MPhil/PhD teachers sought

Special pay scale for non-govt. MPhil/PhD teachers sought

The teachers of non-government colleges who hold M.Phil and PhD degrees Friday demanded immediate implementation of the government-declared special pay scale for them in removing “discrimination” between government and non-government institutions’ teachers.

2010-05-21 19:05:19
BAPA greens demand eviction of Meghna grabbers

BAPA greens demand eviction of Meghna grabbers

Bangladesh Paribesh Andolon Friday demanded of the government to evict the grabbers of the Meghna River, following up Prime Minister’s directive with decisive action.

2010-05-21 19:04:07
Slain man found floating in capitalÔÇÖs Chandrima Lake

Slain man found floating in capitalÔÇÖs Chandrima Lake

A middle-aged man was found floating dead in the capital’s Chandrima Udyan lake close by the national parliament house on Friday morning.

2010-05-21 19:03:36
1 killed, 2 injured in Chuadanga road crash

1 killed, 2 injured in Chuadanga road crash

Two motorcycles collided at Darshana in Damurhuda upazila on Thursday night, leaving one of the riders dead and two injured.

2010-05-21 19:03:09
12 killed in Gaibandha road crashes

12 killed in Gaibandha road crashes

Twelve people were killed and 30 injured in two fatal road accidents in Gobindaganj upazila Friday, in both the cases freewheeling trucks crashing into passenger buses, witnesses said.

2010-05-21 19:02:39
DMP forms special committee to curb eve teasing

DMP forms special committee to curb eve teasing

Dhaka Metropolitan Police formed a special committee to combat a tide of eve-teasing nuisance and sexual harassment of women, as the government declared ‘zero tolerance’ against the latter-day Romeos on the heels of a High Court order.

2010-05-21 19:01:09
Importing alien trees<br> Country loses biodiversity: UBINIG

Importing alien trees
Country loses biodiversity: UBINIG

Green campaigners Thursday blasted government policy on import of alien trees for planting here as they said it causes tremendous loss to domestic biodiversity.

2010-05-21 19:00:39
Tokai dies falling from mango tree on Kakrail VIP road

Tokai dies falling from mango tree on Kakrail VIP road

A street child fell down to death from a mango tree in front of the chief justice’s bungalow at Kakrail crossroads on Thursday morning, police said.

2010-05-21 19:00:02