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Toxic gas from Ctg factory leaves 50 people sick

At least 50 people became sick and hospitalised as toxic gas leaked from a fertiliser factory in Chittagong and spread in nearby residential areas late Monday night.

August 23, 2016 · 0 comments · National
3-day Ekushey fest begins in Ctg

3-day Ekushey fest begins in Ctg

A three-day festival marking the International Mother Language Day will begin today at the Theatre Institute of Chattagram in Chittagong. The festival, Natya Bhasha Bangla Amar, has been organised by Tirjak Natyadal and feature theatre shows…

February 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout

Man to die for killing brothers in Chittagong

Chittagong court on Tuesday convicted a man and sentenced him to death for killing his two younger brothers in 2013 following a family property dispute…

February 16, 2016 · 0 comments · National

7 to get ‘Ekushey Award’ in Ctg

Chittagong City Corporation this year will give ‘Ekushey Award’ to seven people for contribution to their respective fields, said city mayor AZM Nasir Uddin Chowdhury at a press conference held at CCC’s Abdus Sattar Auditorium on Monday morning…

February 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Two shot dead over catching fish in Ctg

Two persons were shot dead over catching fishes in a pond at Khagaria of Satkania upazila in Chittagong on Saturday afternoon. The deceased were identified as Hazi Md Iddris, 50 and his son Md Khaled, 22…

February 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

84 held in Ctg special drives

Chittagong district police in a series of overnight drives arrested 84 persons including a Jammat-Shibir activist with Yaba and liquor from different upazilas of the district on Wednesday night…

February 5, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

7 held with 7.30 lakh Yaba tablets in Ctg

Members of Rapid Action Battalion detained 7 Yaba peddlers, including a Myanmar national, along with 7 lakh Yaba tablets conducting a drive in deep sea of the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday night, said a RAB-7 press release on Wednesday…

February 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Back Page, National

Man to die for killing sister in Ctg

A Chittagong sentenced a man to death on Wednesday for killing his sister in 2008. The convict was identified as Nurul Amin, 36, resident of Chakaria in Cox’s Bazar. The prosecution story said Nurul killed his sister Jahanara…

February 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
West Indies Under-19 bowler Keemo Paul (L) runs out Zimbabwe batsman Richard Ngarava to clinch a controversial win during their ICC Under-19 World Cup match at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhuy Stadium in Chittagong on Tuesday.   — Courtesy Sky Sports

Mankading mars Windies win

West Indies caused a stir in the ICC Under-19 World Cup when they Mankaded last Zimbabwe batsman to snatch a controversial two-run win and move into the quarter-final in Chittagong on Tuesday…

February 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports
A drive begins against the CNG auto-rickshaws without meter in Chittagong city. The photo was taken at Kazir Deuri on Monday. — Focusbangla photo

1,000 CNG auto-rickshaws sued in Chittagong

Chittagong Metropolitan Police in a drive on Monday filed nearly 1000 cases against the owners of CNG-run auto-rickshaws for plying without metres. CMP Traffic Department filed the cases against the owners of CNG-run auto-rickshaws for defyin…

February 2, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

New fare of CNG auto-rickshaw comes to effect in Chittagong

The newly-fixed increased fares of Compressed Natural Gas-run auto-rickshaws came into effect in Chittagong metropolitan city on Monday…

February 1, 2016 · 0 comments · National
President Abdul Hamid hands over certificates to one of the PhD students at the convocation of Chittagong University in the port city on Sunday. — New Age photo

Univs should concentrate more on research activities

President Abdul Hamid underscored the need for expanding the area of research in universities, saying that research helps create new knowledge that contributes to building knowledge-based society…

February 1, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National, Politics

PM inaugurates Bangabandhu’s tallest murals in Ctg

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday inaugurated the country’s tallest murals of Bangabandhu at Quaish in the port city of Chittagong. CDA constructed two murals at both ends of the Oxygen-Quaish road (now renamed as Bangabandhu Avenue) at a cost of about Tk 1.20 crore…

January 31, 2016 · 0 comments · Back Page, National, Politics
PM opens World Trade Centre in Ctg

PM opens World Trade Centre in Ctg

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday inaugurated the country’s first World Trade Centre in Chittagong, expressing the hope that the country would march forward in all sectors including trade, investment and generating employment with its (trade centre) construction…

January 31, 2016 · 0 comments · Business
— Reuters photo

58kg gold bars seized at Dhaka, Ctg

Dhaka custom intelligence and Chittagong police in separate drives seized 58 kilograms of gold bars from a flight at Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka and Reazuddin Bazar in Chittagong on Monday night and early Tuestday…

January 26, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Female lawyer sues two Ansar men in Ctg

A female lawyer of Chittagong court filed a lawsuit with the Chittagong metropolitan magistrate court on Monday, accusing two members of the Ansar battalion on charge of harassing her and beating up her vehicle driver on January 20…

January 26, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Ctg doctors suspends work abstention

The Chittagong unit of Bangladesh Medical Association on Sunday suspended their non-stop work abstention for seven days…

January 24, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Biting chill felt across country

People across the country experienced biting chill on Saturday as a cold wave swept over most of the northern and parts of the south-western districts. Biting chill caused disruptions to normal life…

January 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

Man ‘commits suicide’ in Ctg

A man allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison following a family feud at Ticket Printing Colony in Chittagong city on Saturday. The deceased was identified as Md Ripon, 35, son of Abdul Haque, a resident of the area…

January 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Patients suffer as physicians continue strike

Continued work abstention by physicians practising at the private clinics in the port city of Chittagong has forced hundreds of patients to crowd government hospitals seeking treatment…

January 22, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

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