House under lockdown in Daudkandi

Daudkandi upazila administration on Sunday locked down a house at Bhelanagar village of Iliatganj Uttar union after a resident showed coronavirus symptoms

654 under home-quarantine in Cumilla

A total of 654 people are currently under home-quarantine in the district to prevent the transmission of coronavirus

Couple among 3 killed in road crash

A couple and their car driver were killed as the vehicle plunged into a roadside canal in Bangra Bazar area of Muradnagar upazila on Tuesday morning. The deceased were Saddam Hossain, 27, son of ...

Robber killed in Cumilla gunfight: DB

A man was killed in what the Detective Branch of police called a gunfight with them on Dhaka-Chattogram highway at Choygharia in Chandina upazila of Cumilla

‘Granary’ affected as Kaladumur river dying

The river has almost dried up and is gradually turning into a dead one following the deposit of silt and lack of dredging for long, leading to a water crisis

'Cumilla student pays for mistake he did not commit'

A Dakhil examinee in Burichang upazila has been barred from sitting for the examination due to wrong photograph pasted on his admit card, reports UNB.M Billal Hossain, a student of Shankuchail ...

Two killed in gunfight: Police

Two men were killed in what police called gunfight with them in Palpara, Cumilla early Friday, reports UNB.The deceased were identified as Arifuzzaman Emon and Jahangir from the upazila.Parimol Das, ...

My Bangla journey

I arrived in Bangladesh for the first time one September day in 1986. I had just graduated from college with a degree in development economics and intended to spend a year working in Bangladesh and ...

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