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Patient in Natore flees clinic, dies on street gasping for air

Patient in Natore flees clinic, dies on street gasping for air

-- 2021-07-03 19:30:51

A primary school employee, who fled a private clinic after being told of giving samples for coronavirus test, died on the road, gasping for air and his plea to take him to hospital refused by an easy...

Kushtia records highest daily caseload

Kushtia records highest daily caseload

-- 2021-07-01 18:22:43

Kushtia logged 324 fresh Covid cases in the past 24 hours till Thursday morning, the district's highest single-day spike this year. "A total of 830 samples were tested during the period," said Dr MA...

Indian truckers' demo at Benapole port

Indian truckers' demo at Benapole port

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-07-01 09:18:54

The government has issued countrywide lockdown due to the surge in coronavirus infection. As a result, hundreds of Indian truck drivers who came to Benapole port with imported goods are facing troub...

Chattogram workers block streets protesting transport ban keeping factories open

Chattogram workers block streets protesting transport ban keeping factories open

-- 2021-06-30 19:38:25

Workers have demonstrated in Chattogram in protest against a decision to keep factories and offices open with the public transport system shut ahead of a strict lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak....

Sunamganj district hospital in disarray

Sunamganj district hospital in disarray

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-30 09:29:19

In the absence of radiologists and radiographers at the Sunamganj District Hospital, hundreds of treatment-seekers have been suffering much for a long. Besides, four X-ray machines had long been ly...

Health centre building on the verge of collapse

Health centre building on the verge of collapse

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-30 09:14:15

Khanpur Union Health and Family Welfare Centre (KUHFWC) building under Sherpur upazila in Bogura is on the verge of collapse. But medicare services is being provided to the patients amid fear of the...

Bangladeshi youth killed in BSF firing along Lalmonirhat border

Bangladeshi youth killed in BSF firing along Lalmonirhat border

-- 2021-06-29 16:36:13

A Bangladeshi young man was gunned down by some members of the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along Patgram border in Patgram upazila on Tuesday morning. The shooting occurred near No 862 main pi...

Four killed in Jashore road crash

Four killed in Jashore road crash

-- 2021-06-27 20:33:40

Four people were killed on Sunday in a collision between a truck and a private car at Dhopakhola Nimtala area on Jessore-Benapole highway in Jashore. The deceased were identified as Sadman, 27, son o...

Khulna division sees 1,202 new infections, 28 deaths in a day

Khulna division sees 1,202 new infections, 28 deaths in a day

UNB 2021-06-27 17:25:02

As the Covid-19 cases and deaths keep rising in Khulna, health authorities recorded 28 more deaths in the division in 24 hours until Sunday morning. Of them, five people died in Khulna district, five...

Char lands in Tangail make poor farmers self-reliant

Char lands in Tangail make poor farmers self-reliant

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-27 10:09:23

A few upazilas of Tangail district are surrounded by the Jamuna and Dhaleshwari rivers. Once the Jamuna and Dhaleshwari rivers were mighty. At present, many sandy chars have emerged on the rivers. The...

Rajshahi cattle rearers apprehend huge loss for coronavirus pandemic

Rajshahi cattle rearers apprehend huge loss for coronavirus pandemic

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-27 10:01:02

With nearly one month left ahead of the holy Eid-ul-Azha, cattle rearers engaged in fattening bulls and cows are now busy taking care of their animals at their farms of Durgapur upazila of Rajshahi di...

COVID-19 death rates higher in Chandpur, Cumilla, Brahmanbaria, Munshiganj

COVID-19 death rates higher in Chandpur, Cumilla, Brahmanbaria, Munshiganj

-- 2021-06-26 17:03:10

Chandpur, Cumilla, Brahmanbaria and Munshiganj have a morality rate of over 4 per cent among COVID-19 patients, while the average rate in all 64 districts is 1.59 per cent. The four districts lie clo...

তরল অক্সিজেন ট্যাংক প্রস্তুত, অনুমোদনের অপেক্ষায় নওগাঁ হাসপাতাল

তরল অক্সিজেন ট্যাংক প্রস্তুত, অনুমোদনের অপেক্ষায় নওগাঁ হাসপাতাল

-- 2021-06-25 19:00:45

নওগাঁ সদর হাসপাতালে তরল অক্সিজেনের ট্যাংক বসানোর কাজ দুই সপ্তাহ আগে শেষ হলেও বিস্ফোরক অধিদপ্তরের অনুমোদন না মেলায় তা চালু করতে পারেনি কর্তৃপক্ষ। খবর বিডিনিউজ টোয়েন্টিফোর ডটকমের। ত্রিশ লাখ জনসংখ্যার স...

Rajshahi man with links to rape-murder of a child dies in police 'shootout'

Rajshahi man with links to rape-murder of a child dies in police 'shootout'

-- 2021-06-25 17:58:12

A man with alleged ties to crimes has been killed in a so-called shootout with the police in Rajshahi's Godagari. The dead man, identified only as Shamim, 21, was a suspect in the rape and murder of...

Tragedy haunts landless, homeless people

Tragedy haunts landless, homeless people

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-25 09:45:15

Here are heart-rending and tragic tales of two wretched and ill-fated people living amid great sorrows and sufferings due to abject poverty, being homeless, landless, and also shelter-less. The first...

Youth elevates fate through drumstick farming

Youth elevates fate through drumstick farming

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-24 10:05:31

FARIDPUR: Khandaker Khalid Bin Morshed, a young entrepreneur, has achieved outstanding success in commercial cultivation of drumstick (scientific name is moringa oleifera) in Faridpur. People from...

Restrictions imposed in Joypurhat

Restrictions imposed in Joypurhat

-- 2021-06-23 23:01:59

To curb the rise of coronavirus infection in Joypurhat restrictions have been imposed in all the municipalities of the five upazilas of the district till June 30. This was the third time restrictions...

Police arrest truck driver, aide over rape of girl in Sirajganj

Police arrest truck driver, aide over rape of girl in Sirajganj

-- 2021-06-23 12:30:33

Police have arrested a truck driver and his aide over allegations of raping a woman on a moving truck in Sirajganj. The girl was subsequently rescued and the truck was seized, police said. Law enfor...

Manpower shortage hampers Chandpur forest office activities

Manpower shortage hampers Chandpur forest office activities

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-23 10:11:32

CHANDPUR, June 22: Lack of saplings of various plants is disappointing the tree and flower lovers of Chandpur. Manpower shortage has been hampering the normal activities in Hajiganj, Shahrasti and...

Brokers, drug addicts exploit patients at CMCH

Brokers, drug addicts exploit patients at CMCH

-- 2021-06-23 10:04:23

CUMILLA: People rush to the blood bank only when critically ill patients need emergency blood. But the blood bank of Cumilla Medical College and Hospital (CMCH) has been accused of trading in life-sav...

31 held while trying to sneak into India

31 held while trying to sneak into India

-- 2021-06-22 14:21:55

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Monday detained as many as 31 people, including women and children, while they were allegedly trying to sneak into India via the Jhenaidah border. All the detainees a...

Teesta engulfs vast tract of cropland

Teesta engulfs vast tract of cropland

OUR CORRESPONDENT, BOGURA 2021-06-22 10:25:43

Serious erosion, caused by upper stream of the Teesta river, engulfed a vast tract of cropland from the very beginning of monsoon under Sunderganj upazila in Gaibandha. The people will lose everyth...

Dragon fruit farming popular in Cumilla

Dragon fruit farming popular in Cumilla

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-22 10:22:52

Dragon fruit cultivation is becoming popular day by day in Cumilla. Besides, the demand for this foreign fruit in the market is increasing. At present five out of 17 upazilas of Cumilla are cultivati...

UP election violence leaves two dead in Barishal

UP election violence leaves two dead in Barishal

-- 2021-06-21 21:50:16

Two people were killed and several others injured on Monday in election-related violence in Gournadi Upazila of Barishal district, police said. The deceased were identified as Mauje Ali Mridha, 65, a...

Road development and repairs cripple life for Cox's Bazar residents

Road development and repairs cripple life for Cox's Bazar residents

UNB 2021-06-20 20:25:56

The condition of the roads in Cox's Bazar city, including bypasses and alleyways, has been ravaged with the arrival of the monsoon season. Potholes are everywhere on the roads. During the monsoon, the...

Father, son electrocuted in Brahmanbaria

Father, son electrocuted in Brahmanbaria

-- 2021-06-20 11:51:20

A man and his seven-year-old son died from electrocution at Haturabari in Kasba upazila of Brahmanbaria district on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Golam Maula, 35, son of Khalek Mia and his...

Intercropping with mango, guava orchards benefits farmers

Intercropping with mango, guava orchards benefits farmers

OUR CORRESPONDENT, RAJSHAHI 2021-06-20 10:10:20

Inter-cropping inside mango and Guava orchards in various villages under Durgapur upazila is benefitting the farmers financially. Ripon and Khokon, two brothers of the village Raipara of the upazila,...

Naogaon Amrapali being exported to UK

Naogaon Amrapali being exported to UK

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-20 09:07:03

NAOGAON: Meeting the local demand, the popular Amrapali variety of mangoes of the district are being exported to the United Kingdom. The first consignment of the dainty fruit has already left the cou...

Jashore, Kushtia register record COVID cases

Jashore, Kushtia register record COVID cases

-- 2021-06-18 19:16:55

Jashore and Kushtia have reported a record rise in coronavirus cases in daily count with four deaths each. The number of cases reported in Jashore in the 24 hours to Friday morning was 291 after the...

Jute mills workers in Khulna demand payment of arrear salaries

Jute mills workers in Khulna demand payment of arrear salaries

OUR CORRESPONDENT 2021-06-18 10:40:34

Two state-owned jute mills workers' organisations at a press conference at the Khulna Press Club on Thursday demanded payment of their arrear salaries and reopening of closed jute mills The angry w...