Category: Bangladesh

Biswa Ijtema’s first phase enters 2nd day

Timesworld desk: The first phase of Biswa Ijtema, one of the largest religious congregations of the Muslim world, entered second day on Saturday. The first phase of Bishwa Ijtema began after Fazr prayers on Friday…

6 Jamaat men arrested with crude bombs

Timesworld desk: Police arrested six Jamaat-e-Islami men and a transport workers’ leader with five crude bombs from a house at Housenagar village in Gomostapur upazila of the district on Wednesday. The arrestees include Saidur Rahman,…

12 Jamaat-Shibir men held in Chittagong from ‘secret meeting’

Timesworld desk: Police arrested 12 Jamaat-Shibir men allegedly while holding a secret meeting at a hostel of Eden School and College in Mohammadpur area of the city on Thursday evening, UNB reports. Tipped off that…

Main suspect among 2 held : MP Liton murder

Timesworld desk: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has held Ashraful, the main suspect of the ruling party lawmaker Manzurul Islam Liton murder, along with his associate. RAB nabbed them from the capital’s Badda area on Wednesday…

College teacher shot dead in Natore

Timesworld desk: A college teacher was shot dead by snatchers in the district’s Lalpur upazila on Thursday noon.Miscreants also snatched away his motorcycle. The deceased is Mosharrof Hossain , a lecturer of Bangla Department of…

Actor Kalyan Corraya lands in jail

Timesworld desk: Actor Kalyan Corraya was sent to Jail in a case filed for having alleged involvement in a road crash that left Prothom Alo photojournalist Zia Islam critically injured. The court also asked the…

ACC to specially monitor offices prone to graft

Timesworld desk: Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Chairman Iqbal Mahmood today said they will specially monitor the offices of different departments which had been alleged to be prone to corruption. “Complain against corruption is the main thing…

3 bodies found 4 days after boat capsized

Timesworld desk: Three bodies which went missing after capsize of an engine-run boat in the River Shugandha have been recovered from different areas of the district. Police recovered two bodies from College Kheya ghat area…

Youth killed in rival attack

Timesworld desk: youth has been killed in a rival attack over sand lifting from the River Meghna in the district. The incident took place around 11.00am on Tuesday in Dashani area under Matlab Uttar upazila….

5-year old girl allegedly raped in city

Timesworld desk:  A five year old girl has allegedly been raped by a man in city’s Mirpur area. The victim has been admitted to Dhaka Medical College (DMC) Hospital on last midnight. “The baby girl…