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Winter vegetables started arriving in Netrakona kitchen markets

Winter vegetables started arriving in Netrakona kitchen markets

Netrakona Correspondent Early winter vegetables have started arriving in different kitchen markets, Hats and Bazers of all the ten upazilas of the district. Local farmers said different varieties of winter vegetables including cauliflower, cabbage, basil, tomato, gourd, bean, brinjal, radish and carrot are being sold in different kitchen markets. District Agriculture Extension Department DAED officials


BCL controls Rajshahi College dormitory

Rajshahi Correspondent Bangladesh Chhatra League BCL is becoming unruly day by day in Rajshahi areas. Half of the resident students were forced to leave Muslim Hall at Rajshahi College as ruling Awami League-backed Bangladesh Chhatra League BCL has taken the control of seven blocks of the dormitory.General students complained that they were facing the BCL

BGB detains 24 trafficked Bangladeshi nationals at Benapole

Benapole Correspondent Members of Border Guard Bangladesh BGB detained 24 Bangladeshi nationals, who were trafficked to India eight years ago, while they were entering the country through Sadipur border in Benapole early Sunday. The detainees, including 15 women and nine men, hail from different areas of Faridpur, Narail and Khulna districts.Commanding officer of BGB 49


Dragon fruit cultivation gaining popularity in Dumuria

Khulna Correspondent The farmers of Dumuria upazila in the district are bringing their fortune by growing the profitable foreign fruit dragon, gaining popularity in the area. Seeing its profitability, favorable growing condition and bright potential, the farmers of the upazila are becoming very much enthusiastic day by day to produce the fruit for making money.


Husband’s brutality lands her in hospital

Thakurgaon Correspondent A newlywed schoolteacher, who was tortured allegedly by her husband and in-laws for dowry on Friday night, is now undergoing treatment at Thakurgaon Sadar Hospital with severe injuries on the head. The victim, Nurun Nahar Tanjila, 28, an assistant teacher of Dangapara Government Primary School in Atwary upazila of Panchagarh, is daughter of


Netrakona farmers see bumper Boro yield

Netrakona Correspondent The flood-affected farmers are now seeing a hope of bumper Boro production as the government has undertaken an incentive package to help them for recouping losses caused by flash flooding during the last Boro season in the district. After being inspired by the farmers-friendly programs of the government, the farmers of all ten


Extortionists vandalized shops wounded 10 at Rupganj

Narayanganj Correspondent Centering extortion, the two warring groups on Wednesday at Morapara college gate near dockyard engaged into a fierce clash that left over 10 people fatally wounded. The extortionists leading by Kashem vandalized the furniture what had in the several houses. Among them, Pavel son of local UP chairman got admitted into capital’s Orthopedic


Stormy weather kills, hurts Hundreds of birds in Natore

Natore Correspondent Hundreds of endangered Billed stork have been killed and injured in recent incessant rainfall and storm like weather at Shamskhalsi village birds’ sanctuary under Naldanga upazila of Natore district. It is learnt, there was countrywide incessant rain associated with strong wind due to low in the Bay on last Friday and Saturday. In