Post Tagged with: "city"

Child domestic help puts self on fire in city

A child domestic help set herself on fire as she could not ‘endure tortures’ allegedly carried out by the host family members at Shiddheshwari neighbourhood in the capital on Friday morning…

January 9, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

West Indies Under-19 cricket team in city

A 25-member West Indies Under-19 Cricket Team arrived in Dhaka on Friday morning to play the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2016 to be hosted by Bangladesh from January 22 to February 14…

January 9, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Four killed in city road accidents

At least four people were killed in separate road accidents in the capital on Friday.
Two unidentified people were killed and 10 others were injured as a bus and a truck collided head on at Turag on Friday, said Turag police station sub-inspector Azizur Rahman…

January 9, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Lukaku gives Everton edge over City

Everton drew first blood in their League Cup semi-final against Manchester City as Romelu Lukaku’s second-half header secured a potentially precious 2-1 home win in the first leg on Wednesday…

January 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

City will never give up, vows Pellegrini

Manuel Pellegrini sent a warning out to the Premier League that Manchester City are ready to hit top gear in the title race after ending their away-day misery at Watford…

January 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Intern physicians of Suhrawardi Medical College Hospital block the road in front of the hospital on Saturday in protest at the abduction of a physician. — New Age photo

Fellows protest at intern physician’s ‘disappearance’ in city

Intern physicians of Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital staged a protest in front of the hospital at Shyamoli on Saturday against ‘disappearance’ of an intern doctor on Friday…

January 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Prices of broiler, edible oil up in city

The prices of broiler and edible oil went up on the city’s kitchen market over the week ending Friday.
Traders said that the price of broiler increased due to increased seasonal demand while the price of unpacked soya bean oil went up as the refiners increased the price of the item…

January 2, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

Road dust makes city life miserable

Road dust has become the biggest source of pollution in the capital, especially during the dry season, for various unplanned construction works, posing a severe health threat to city dwellers, say experts…

January 2, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
Leicester frustrate title rivals City

Leicester frustrate title rivals City

Manchester City were frustrated again on the road as Leicester bounced back from defeat at Liverpool with a 0-0 draw that maintained their surprise Premier League title challenge…

December 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

50 killed as Boko Haram attacks Nigerian city

Boko Haram Islamic extremists struck the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri for the first time in months Monday with rocket-propelled grenades and multiple suicide bombers, witnesses said. At least 50 people were killed and the death toll could go higher…

Leicester hope to bounce back against City

Leicester City winger Marc Albrighton reckons the Premier League leaders can bounce back after defeat to Liverpool against title rivals Manchester City at the King Power Stadium tonight…

December 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

ICC, Aussie security men in city ahead of U-19 WC

Cricket Australia security head and an ICC official have arrived in Bangladesh on Sunday to observe the security condition of the country ahead of the ICC Under-19 World Cup, said officials on Sunday…

December 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Korean cuisine food festival held in city

As part of their cultural exchange programme, the Korean embassy in Dhaka has organised an event titled ‘Charm of Korean Cuisine’ in the city recently. Prof Park and two students from Woosong University visited Bangladesh…

December 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
Visitors talk to a stall attendant on the opening day of a five-day Real Estate and Housing Association of Bangladesh fair at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in Dhaka on Wednesday. — New Age photo

Five-day REHAB fair begins in city

Housing and public works minister Mosharraf Hossain on Wednesday said allowing undeclared money to invest in the housing sector could reduce siphoning off money abroad…

December 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Business
A slum at Tejgaon in the capital goes up in flames after a fire broke out there on Wednesday. — Sourav Lasker

600 homeless in separate slum fires in city

Separate fires at slums in the capital’s Adabor and Tejgaon areas damaged more than 130 shanties, leaving over 600 people homeless on Wednesday. At least 80 families have been left homeless after a fire reportedly originated from electric…

December 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

30 shanties burn down at city’s Mohammadpur

About 150 shanties were gutted at a slam at Dhaka Udyan of Mohammadpur in on early Wednesday…

December 23, 2015 · 0 comments · National

New Age photographer mugged in city

Miscreants coming in a white car mugged international award winning New Age photographer Sony Ramany at gun point in the capital’s Segunbagicha on Tuesday morning when he was returning home after a four-day photography in the Sunderbans…

December 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
Arsenal steal march on City

Arsenal steal march on City

THEO Walcott scored a brilliant opening goal as Arsenal established themselves as the number one challengers to Premier League leaders Leicester City by overcoming Manchester City 2-1 on Monday…

December 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

1,200 bottle phensedyl seized in city

Police seized 1,200 bottles of Phensedyl and arrested two drug peddlers from Ramna area in the city on Monday.
Police also recovered a covered van from them…

December 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Garlic price rises in city

The price of garlic increased on the city’s retail market over the week ending Friday.
According to retailers, the garlic price increased due to an off seasonal supply shortage and the price would decrease within two months subject to harvest of new one…

December 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Business