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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 »

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 »

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 »

Cyclone Fani likely to hit Kolkata to Bangladesh’s southwestern coast by midnight

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Ctg. Office : The extremely severe cyclone Fani is likely to make landfall in Khulna and adjoining southwestern part of Bangladesh by midnight today, said a met office bulletin. The special bulletin issued by Bangladesh Meteorological Department this morning forecast that ‘Fani’ may move into a north-northeasterly direction further, cross Odisha coast of India by this afternoon ... Read More »

Danger signal 7 issued at Mongla, Payra ports

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Ctg. Office: Khulna and adjoining southwestern coastal areas will feel the peripheral effect of ‘Fani’ by Friday morning, the Met Office says, advising Mongla and Payra ports to display danger signal number seven, reports BSS. The very severe cyclonic storm was 915km southwest of Mongla port and 925km Southwest of Payra port at 9am on Thursday. Coastal ... Read More »

Fani: Signal Chattogram 6 and Mongla 7 for maritime

Weather News Desk: Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local warning signal number four as the very severe cyclonic storm “Fani” over the West-central Bay and adjoining area moved northwestwards further over the same area. The storm was centred at 12 noon today about 1235 km southwest of Chattogram Port, 1190 km ... Read More »

Tere Naam 2: Will Bhaijaan Salman Khan Return as ‘Radhe’?

Ritish Pandya,Kolkata: Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik says he has locked the script for the much-anticipated sequel to his 2003 blockbuster “Tere Naam”, which featured superstar Salman Khan in the lead. The director said he is yet to decide the cast for the film. “We have the script ready. Though I can’t reveal much about the film, I can say that it’s ... Read More »

Srilanka Bomb Blasts: Killing 156, Injuring 400

Rajib Sharma (Ctg. Office, Int. Desk) Bomb blasts hit several high-end hotels and churches across Sri Lanka on Sunday morning, killing at least 158 people and injuring 400. Explosions occurred during Easter services at churches in the cities of Colombo, Negombo and Batticaloa. Additional blasts ripped through three hotels, the Shangri La, Cinnamon Grand and Kingsbury Hotel, all in capital ... Read More »

ACI Motors contributes beach cleaner in Cox’s Bazar

Mr. Rajib Sharma, Ctg. Office: ACI Motors contributed specialized cleaning machine to Cox’s Bazar beach management body to enhance green activities in the most tourist city at Cox’s bazar in Bangladesh. Sonalika the best Tractor brand of Bangladesh initiated its journey in cooperation with ACI Motors at the last part of the year 2007. Now, more than 25% of total ... Read More »