Dhaka and Rajshahi divisions emerged winners while two other matches ended in a draw in the second round of the National Cricket League that ended on Tuesday. At the Shaheed Chandu Stadium in Bogra, Dhaka defeated holders Rangpur by eight wickets, despite a century of Rangpur batsman Sohrawardi Shuvo.
Stray incidents of violence marked hartals in Bogra and Sirajganj districts while demonstrations were organised in Dhaka by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) supporters in protest against a court order seeking an Interpol warrant of arrest for BNP senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman. Rahman has been charged with money laundering.
At least 18 people were killed and 30 others in injured in a road accident at Noimile in Shajahanpur Upazila of Bogra district on Thursday morning. According to Shajahanpur police, the accident took place at 5:45 am when a Joypurhat bound bus named “Zaker Enterprise” from Dhaka collided with a truck coming from opposite direction ... Read more
57km of the river encroached by locals A huge chunk of the Karatoa river has allegedly been occupied by local people at several important areas in Gaibandha and Bogra districts, according to Bangladesh Water Development Board and the Department of Environment. Sources at BWDB Bogra circle office say about 57 kilometres of the 86.75 km ... Read more
A stalker hacked a college teacher after he had protested at the harassment of his daughter at Nishindhara Paikpara in the Bogra district headquarters on Sunday afternoon. The critically injured Akterul Alam, 44, a lecturer in chemistry at Nishindhara Fakir Uddin School and College, was admitted to Shahid Zia Medical College Hospital