Bogra, Bangladesh Newswire

Bogra, Bangladesh Newswire

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  1. People block road to protest OC's transferRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Daily Star

    Locals blocked Dhaka-Rangpur highway yesterday, demanding cancellation of the transfer order of the officer-in-charge of Shajahanpur Police Station. They formed a human chain and blockaded the highway in front of the upazila parishad complex from 12noon to 12:45pm, creating an 8-km long tailback on the highway.

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  2. BEOL bringing Tour de BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh Edible Oil Ltd yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding with Bangladesh Cycling Federation to hold an annual individual time-trial cycling race styled after world-renowned Tour de France, for four years starting in the middle of November this year. As per the initial agreement, the first edition of the race titled Fortune Tour de Bangladesh, will be held over a track of approximately 495 kilometres starting from Bogra and finishing in Chittagong with Tangail, Dhaka and Feni being the connecting points.

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  3. Key suspect killed in a 'shootout'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Daily Star

    Sharif, who according to law enforcers directly took part in the killing of blogger-writer Avijit Roy, had a bounty of Tk 5 lakh on his head. Police claim a team of detectives conducted a raid at Meradia in the capital's Khilgaon early yesterday as they had information about Sharif's presence in the area.

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  4. Crackdown on, so is killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | The Daily Star

    Hindu ashram volunteer hacked to death in Pabna; cops detain over 1,600 on the first day of combing operation to hunt down militants Hours into the start of a special crackdown on militancy and other crimes across the country, a volunteer of a Hindu monastery was hacked to death yesterday in an attack bearing the hallmarks of recent targeted killings. The victim, Nityaranjan Pandey, 60, was a sebak at Sree Sree Thakur Anukulchandra Satsang ashram in Pabna Sadar upazila, reports our district correspondent.

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  5. Police launch drive against militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | The Daily Star

    In the wake of recent spate of targeted killings, including that of SP Babul Akter's wife on Sunday, the police department is beginning a weeklong clampdown on militants across the country today. The decision came from a meeting of top police officials with Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque in the chair at the police headquarters in the capital yesterday.

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  6. Key accused killed in 'shootout'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The Daily Star

    The main fugitive accused of last year's Bogra Shia mosque attack in Bogra was killed in a "gunfight" with police at Shibganj of Bogra early yesterday. Police claimed Kawsar Ali, 25, was a killing-squad member of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh .

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  7. Bangladesh PM vows to intensify anti-terror clampdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | India.com

    Dhaka, Jun 8 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today promised to intensify a nationwide anti-terror clampdown, a day after a Hindu priest was hacked to death by IS jihadists in Bangladesh which has seen a series of brutal attacks by Islamists on minorities and secular activists. "If they think they could turn Bangladesh upside down, they are wrong .

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  8. Bangla PM Vows to Intensify Anti-Terror ClampdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Outlook

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today promised to intensify a nationwide anti-terror clampdown, a day after a Hindu priest was hacked to death by IS jihadists in Bangladesh which has seen a series of brutal attacks by Islamists on minorities and secular activists. "If they think they could turn Bangladesh upside down, they are wrong .

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  9. Bogra Shia mosque attacker' among 2 killed in - gunfights'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | The Daily Star

    This November 26, 2015 photo shows the Masjid Al Hussain mosque in Bogra Shibganj upazila soon after three gunmen stormed into it and fired shots randomly leaving four injured. Kawsar who was killed in Bogra "gunfight" was an alleged member of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh .

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  10. 3 'militants' killed in 'shootouts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | The Daily Star

    Four people, three of whom are suspected militants, were killed in three separate "gunfights" between "their cohorts" and law enforcers in Dhaka, Rajshahi and Brahmanbaria yesterday. Police said the two killed in the capital were Tareque Hasan Milu alias Ilias and Sultan Mahmud Rana alias Kamal, aged between 25 and 40. They were operatives of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh , they claimed.

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  11. 4 killed in Sirajganj road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | The Daily Star

    At least four people were killed and 20 others injured as a bus and a truck collided head-on near west zone of the Bangabandhu bridge in Sirajganj this evening.

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  12. Two jihadis killed in explosive city centre shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Daily Star

    The 10,000 strong network are aiming to remove the country's current government and replace it with Sharia law. Barek Hossain alias Milu also known as Osman, JMB leader of Joypurhat, and Sultan Mahmud Rana alias Kamal, JMB leader of Bogra died on Tuesday when the shootout occurred in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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  13. Deadliest polls end, taking three more livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | The Daily Star

    A polling agent signing a ballot before handing it over to a voter at Bajalia Durgabari Polling Centre in Chittagong's Satkania union during yesterday's UP elections. The voters at the centre were only given the ballot papers for member candidates.

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  14. Reckless driving takes 10 livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The Daily Star

    Ten people were killed and 20 others injured in a head-on collision between a stone-laden truck and a bus in the district's Sherpur upazila yesterday. Quoting some of the wounded, Gaziur Rahman, senior assistant superintendent of Bogra police , said the reckless driving and drowsiness of both the drivers caused the accident.

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  15. "Droho" staged in BograRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The Daily Star

    A drama titled "Droho", based on the struggles of the people living in a suburb by the Jamuna River in Shariakandi upazila of Bogra district, saw its 63rd staging by leading cultural organisation of the district Bogra Theatre, at Shaheed Titu Millenayatan on this past week. The play was staged marking the founding anniversary of Bogra Theare, following a colourful rally, raffle draw, an award ceremony, dinner and reminiscence of past founding members.

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  16. 10 killed in Bangladesh bus-truck collisionRead the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | Newkerala.com

    Dhaka, June 3 : A head-on collision between a passenger bus and a truck on Friday in Bangladesh's Bogra district left at least 10 people dead and more than 27 injured, police said. Eight passengers were killed on the spot and two others later succumbed to their injuries, police officer Khan Md Erfan told the media, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  17. Bus-truck collision kills 7 in BograRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Daily Star

    At least seven people were killed and 15 others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck at Dhonkundi on Dhaka-Bogra highway in Sherpur upazila this morning. Senior assistant superintendent of police of Bogra, Gaziur Rahman, said the accident occurred due to the reckless driving and drowsiness of both the drivers.

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  18. Cracking the conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | The Daily Star

    Nazma Begum carrying passengers on her CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Bogra town. The 32-year-old woman took up this profession after buying her own vehicle through bank loan and self-financing.

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  19. Click to readRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Express Star Teller

    Peetha Nirnaya Tantra says that Shakti Peethas are scattered all over India, Sri Lanka, Bangaladesh, Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan and Pakistan. Shakti Peethas in Bangladesh are Sugandha, Chattala, Karatoyatatta, Yashora and Shri Shail.

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  20. Hindu trader killed in GaibandhaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Suspected militants slit the throat of a Hindu trader in Gobindaganj of Gaibandha yesterday, barely five days after the killing of a homeopath in Kushtia. Like other days, deceased Debesh Chandra Pramanik, 66, opened his shoe shop at Mahimaganj Bazar around 6:00am after offering puja, said police and family members.

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