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4 held with YABA in Ctg, Car with GTV sticker seized

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Crg. Office: Police on Tuesday in a drive arrested four people along with 1,330 pieces of contraband yaba tablets from a car from Dhaka-Chattogram highway’s Sitakunda area of Chattogram. The arrestees were identified as Driver Murad Islam (22), son of Abul Kashem of Chandanaish Upazila, Mohammad Nazim (36), son of Taizul Islam of Hathazari Upazila, Muslim Uddin ... Read More »

2 Rohingya youths held with yaba in Chattogram

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Ctg. Office : Yaba pills were found inside the soles of their shoes Two Rohingya youths were arrested at Firingi Bazar in Chittagong for carrying 2,000 yaba pills. The incident occurred on Tuesday night, reports UNB. The arrestees are Mohammad Hossain, 20 and Sultan Islam, 18. Mohammad Mohsin, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Kotwali police station, said: “Acting on ... Read More »

5000 Rohingyas point out dengerous red signal for Bangladesh

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Ctg. Office: Attitude reflects Myanmar’s unwillingness to take its people back, say officials Several thousand Rohingyas have been languishing inside Myanmar since the latest influx that started in August, 2017, but they are not allowed back home by their own border police. During a recent visit to the Gundhum-Tambru border area between Bangladesh and Myanmar, Dhaka Tribune ... Read More »

Adv. Polash (Hindu leader) burnt in the prison

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Ediroial Asst. in The bdnewstimes who is reported about Polash Case. The minority leader Advocate Palash Chandra Roy has been killed in a planned manner in the jail, in the northern district of Panchagarh, claimed the family of the deceased. Advocate Palash Chandra Roy was a son of Mira Rani, a former freedom fighter commander and former ... Read More »

BJP chairman Partha quits 20-party alliance

Political Desk: Andaleeve Rahman Partha, chairman of Bangladesh Jatiya Party (BJP), one of the key partners of the BNP-led 20-party alliance, on Monday quit the coalition for various reason, including swearing in by seven MPs-elect of Jatiya Oikyafront. Partho made the announcement in a written statement on Monday evening. In the statement, he stated that the oath of BNP lawmakers ... Read More »

3 workers burnt a steel mill in Ctg

Ctg. Office : Three workers sustained burn injuries after melted iron fell on them while working at a steel mill in Chattogram city at 12:00 midnight on Wednesday. The injured workers have been identified as Sultan, 35, Belal, 50, and Noman, 24. The incident took place at Bench Steel Mill in Sholoshahar Ruby Gate area, said police. The trio are ... Read More »

Cox’s Bazar: 2 killed in the ‘Gunfight’

South of Ctg. Office: Two suspected drug dealers were killed in a reported gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Laboni Beach Point in the district town on early Thursday. The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately. A Rab-15 team raided the area around 4am after being tipped-off that drug peddlers were coming there via sea, said ... Read More »

Bangladesh brightly wins by batsmen

Sports Desk: Fifties from Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar and Shakib Al Hasan helped Bangladesh seal an easy eight-wicket victory over West Indies in their Tri-Nation Series game in Dublin on Tuesday. Chasing 262, openers Tamim and Soumya set the perfect platform for the Tigers, making 144 in the first wicket. The stand was broken when Roston Chase removed the latter, ... Read More »

We have taken all-out necessary preparations to tackle Fani:AJM Nasir Uddin

Mr. Rajib , Ediroial Asst. of’We have taken all-out necessary preparations to tackle Fani’ Chittagong City Corporation Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin on Friday urged the people living along the Patenga coast to move to shelters to protect themselves against cyclone Fani. “We have taken all-out necessary preparations to tackle Fani. As part of the preparations, we have opened a ... Read More »

Cyclone Fani: Indians shelter from cyclone’s onslaught

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Ctg. Office : A powerful cyclone has slammed into India’s eastern coastline, bringing torrential rains and winds of up to 200 km/h (125mph). Cyclone Fani, one of the most severe storms to hit the region in recent years, made landfall at 08:00 local time (02:30 GMT) on Friday. More than one million people have been evacuated from ... Read More »