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By Ziauddin Khandoker On Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Lightning strikes kill 12 in 7 dists

currentnews Twelve people were killed in lighting strikes in seven districts of the country on Thursday. From Bogura correspondent reports, three people, including a couple, died by lightning strikes in Sariakandi More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Massive fire at Rupnagar slum of Dhaka

currentnews A massive fire has broken out at a slum in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Located behind the Rupnagar police station in Mirpur’s 7 no. Section, the slum caught fire around 7:22pm on Friday (Aug 16). As More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Multiple road accidents kill 21 on Thursday

currentnews There were 21 people died from road accidents within 9 hours only on Thursday including hundreds more injuries. Several road accidents were noted in the single day from 6am to 3pm leaving 21 people More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

Launch, speed boat services suspended at Mawa, Kathalbari

currentnews Rough weather forced suspension of launch and speed boat services on the Mawa-Kathalbari route on Tuesday morning. Md Aminul Islam, in-charge of Mawa River Police camp, said no launch or speed boat More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Friday, August 2nd, 2019

70 shanties gutted in Narayanganj slum fire

currentnews It took seven fire units to bring the fire under control. At least 70 shanties have been gutted as a fire broke out in a slum of Narayanganj Sadar upazila. The fire broke out near Dhaka-Narayanganj More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Friday, August 2nd, 2019

8 killed & 50 injured in a road accident at Thakurgaon

currentnews Eight people have been killed and 50 injured in a head-on collision between two buses at Thakurgaon. The accident occurred on Friday morning in Dhaka-Thakurgaon highway near Jagannathpur Balaka Udyan More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Class-II child killed as wall collapses at school in Panchagarh

currentnews A girl studying in class-II of the Panchagarh 1 Model Primary School here has been killed after the wall of a flower garden she was playing in collapsed. The child has been identified as Neela Akter. It More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Road safety a need for all: Arefin Siddique

currentnews Former vice-chancellor of Dhaka University AAMS Arefin Siddique on Monday called upon people from all walks of life, especially drivers and passengers, to be aware about road safety as it is a need for More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Monday, July 29th, 2019

4 killed as bus hits truck in Gopalganj

Around 20 others were injured in the accident currentnews Four people have been killed and 20 others injured after a bus rammed a parked truck in Gopalganj’s Kashiani upazila. The deceased are Gaffar Molla, More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

Bangladeshi trader gunned down in S Africa A Bangladeshi young man was shot to death by unidentified terrorists in Mahikeng city of the North-West Province of South Africa on Monday. Deceased Alamgir Hossain, a shop owner in Mahikeng, More...