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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Chuadanga youth gets life in prison for gold smuggling

A tribunal here has sentenced a young man to life imprisonment in a gold smuggling case. The lifer is Selim Miah, 24, son of Abdul...

Held with pistol, Rohingya youth remanded in Cox’s Bazar

A court here on Monday placed a Rohingya youth, who was arrested along with a foreign pistol from a camp in Ukhiya upazila on...

17 gamblers held in Sylhet

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) on Sunday night arrested 17 gamblers from South Surma and Sobbahighat areas in the city. Members of Rab-9 arrested...

Motorcyclist held in Pirojpur for assaulting police officer

A motorcyclist was arrested on Saturday for assaulting a policeman who signalled him to stop in the College Intersection area of Indurkani upazila here. The...

Bangladeshi teen shot dead by Indian Khashia

A Bangladeshi teenager was shot dead by Indian Khashias at Companyganj upazila of Sylhet while he was grazing his cows in the bordering areas. The...

Youth held for ‘raping’ child in Madaripur

Police and Rab members arrested a youth for allegedly raping a one year old girl at Chouarbari village in Rajoir upazila on Friday evening. The...

‘Drug trader’ killed in Mymensingh ‘gunfight’

A suspected drug peddler was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Hobirbari in Bhaluka upazila here early Saturday. The deceased was identified as Rubel,...

Swechchhasebak League leader, 3 others held with firearms in Sylhet

The Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested four people, including a leader of Swechchhasebak League, with firearms from a house at Mirza Jangal in the...

Beanibazar thrives on illegal Indian bikes

Beanibazar, a frontier upazila, is a thriving market for stolen and illegally imported Indian motorcycles. The vehicles, costing between Tk 50,000 and Tk 90,000, are...

2 fish farmers murdered in Meherpur

Two fish farmers were stabbed to death at Darbeshpur village of the Sadar upazila on Wednesday night. The deceased were identified as Rokonuzzaman, 36, son...