Post Tagged with: "Sylhet"

SUST students demand cancellation of ‘dependant quota’

Students of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology on Saturday afternoon formed a human chain on campus to protest against the addition of the controversial ‘dependant quota’ in the admission rules of the university…

June 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Locals grab rape suspect

Local residents handed over Zaynul – a prime suspect in the gang rape of two sisters – to police, at Bianibazar in Sylhet Tuesday night…

June 5, 2014 · 0 comments · National

BCL activists stab a Sylhet Int’l Univ student

Bangladesh Chhatra League activists stabbed a student of Sylhet International University in Sylhet city Tuesday afternoon. The injured was identified as Abdur Razzak Khan, 24, a fourth year LLB student, campus sources said. Witnesses said a group…

June 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Chhatra League enforces half-day hartal at Jakiganj

Local Chhatra League enforced a half-day general strike at Jakiganj upazila in Sylhet on Monday, demanding immediate release of the upazila Awami League unit joint-convener Faruk Ahmad and Chhatra League leader Anwar Hossain…

June 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Theatre activists mugged in Sylhet

Armed miscreants looted Tk 3.5 lakh of the members of a theater group from Sylhet city Thursday noon. The victims, Habib Hossain Javed, Sujan and Delwar, are members of Nagorik Natya Sampradaya, a theater group run by noted artist Aly Zaker…

May 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

OC transferred for failure to check drug peddling

The Sylhet Metropolitan Police authorities transferred its Dakkhin Surma police officer-in-charge Ranjan Samanta to Moglabazar police station on Wednesday on charge of his failure to check drug peddling in the area…

May 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Local Christians accuse Sylhet Presbyterian Synod of irregularities

The Christian community in Sylhet on Wednesday demanded steps to hold the annual conference of Sylhet Presbyterian Synod, a forum of protestant Christians in the division, to stop illegal activity of the current forum authorities…

May 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Strong case for teacher training in creative method

THE revelation by the Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education’s academic supervision report made public in the first week of May that teachers of 42 per cent schools either fully or partially lack ability to set questions following the creative…

May 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Editorial
Nurses go on demonstration in front of Dhaka Nursing College on Wednesday demanding punishment to the intern doctors who assaulted their fellows in Sylhet. — New Age photo

Nursing Inst students continue demo

Sylhet Nursing Institute students continued their demonstration for the third consecutive day on Wednesday after an apprentice nurse was allegedly assaulted by interns of Sylhet Medical College Hospital…

May 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Sylhet Nursing Inst closed for indefinite period

Agitation spreads to other nursing colleges

The Sylhet Nursing Institute was closed for an indefinite period on Tuesday amid students’ class boycott and work abstention for the second consecutive day after one of the nurses was allegedly assaulted by interns of Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital…

May 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Change in temperature unlikely

Rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur over Dhaka, Sylhet and Chittagong divisions and the regions of Pabna, Bogra, Jessore and Kushtia till 6:00pm today…

May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Man arrested for drug peddling in Sylhet

Sylhet police on Monday detained a man for his alleged involvement in bringing 8kg heroin in the country from Pakistan. The arrested was Hossain Ahmad Manik, hailing from Bianibazar in the district. SMP additional deputy commissioner Rahmat…

May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Train derailment snaps Chittagong’s rail link with Dhaka, Sylhet

Train communications of Chittagong with Dhaka and Sylhet have been suspended as a bogie of a freight train derailed near Rasulpur rail station under Sadar upazila of Comilla…

May 18, 2014 · 0 comments · National
Firemen trying to douse flame in a coach of  Dhaka-bound ‘Kalni Express’ originated in Sylhet at the Cantonment Railway Station in the capital Tuesday noon. – New Age photo

Fire breaks out on intercity train at city’s Cantonment station

A fire broke out in an intercity train in city’s Cantonment area Tuesday noon. Fire service control room sources said the fire broke out in one of the compartments of the ‘Kalni Express’ coming from Sylhet, when it reached the Cantonment…

May 13, 2014 · 0 comments · National

Sylhet city mayor Arif hospitalised

Sylhet City Corporation Mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury was admitted to United Hospital in the capital on Saturday. Family sources said on Friday.

April 26, 2014 · 0 comments · National