Tag Archives: Rajshahi

PM Hasina reaches Rajshahi

Rajshahi

MNA National Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reached Rajshahi today (Wednesday). According to her tour schedule, the premier is inspecting the march-past of Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) and took their salute at Bangladesh Police Academy (BPA) in Sardah of Rajshahi. Abdus Sobhan, Superintendent of Police of BPA, confirmed this information on Tuesday, reported new sagency. He said the Prime ...

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Two to die for murder of Rajshahi University teacher

Rajshahi

MNA National Desk: A Rajshahi tribunal has sentenced two JMB militants to death and three others to life in prison for killing Rajshahi University Prof AFM Rezaul Karim Siddiquee in 2016. Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge Shirin Akhter passed the verdict on Tuesday. Of the convicted, Maskawat Hossain of Bogura and Shariful Islam, a student of Prof Siddiquee’s department, will have ...

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Digital Innovation fair from 1 Apr

Digital Innovation

MNA Science & Tech Desk: A three-day long ‘Divisional Digital Innovation-2018’ fair is going to be held from April 1 in Rajshahi. The divisional administration will arrange the fair at Rajshahi College auditorium to encourage people to use Information and Communication Technology (ICT). Latest ICT products, multi-media classroom, mobile banking and e-learning items will be displayed in 54 stalls of ...

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Police cordon off militant hideout in Rajshahi, 12 held

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MNA National Desk: The police detained 12 people including three alleged militants after cordoning off a suspected militant hideout at Dangapara village in Tanore upazila of Rajshahi early Monday. The three suspected militants identified as Ibrahim, 34, his sibling Israfil Alam, 26 and their brother in-law Robiul Islam, 35. The eight suspected militants along with four children surrendered after a ...

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Transport strike in 16 districts called off

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MNA National Desk: Truck, tanker-lorry, covered van and pick-up van owners and workers Oikya Parishad called off their 72-hour strike in 16 districts of Rajshahi and Rangpur divisions on Tuesday morning. The decision has been taken from an emergency meeting held in Bogra after assurance of the divisional administrations to sit with the Parishad leaders to solve their problems. The ...

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6 killed during Rajshahi anti-terror drive

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MNA Editorial Desk: Five suspected militants and a firefighter were killed in a police drive at an alleged militant hideout in Godagari upazila of Rajshahi. Before setting off a suicide blasts on Thursday morning, the terror suspects speared a fireman to death. Two policemen have been also injured and admitted to the Rajshahi Medical College Hospital. Godagari police said they ...

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Police cordon off houses suspecting militant dens in Rajshahi

suspecting militant dens

MNA National Desk: Law enforcement agencies have cordoned off a number of houses suspecting militant dens at Court College area under Rajpara thana in Rajshahi city from Tuesday morning. A squad of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police (RMP) raided in the Purbapara area of Haragram around 10:30am at night and cordoned off the houses in the area, police source said. However, police ...

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Sylhet, Rajshahi mayors suspended again

Rajshahi

MNA National Desk: Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) mayor Mosaddek Hossain Bulbul and Sylhet City Corporation (SCC) mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury have been suspended again hours after taking charge on Sunday. LGRD ministry issued two separate notices to make the suspension order effective immediately on Sunday hours after they went to their respective offices to resume duties after their reinstatement by ...

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