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Four drowned in Habiganj

A man, his two children and a nephew drowned in a marshland of Lakhai Upazila in Habiganj. Locals recovered the bodies around 3pm on Friday. The deceased were identified as Haque Mia, 43, from Kishoreganj, his son Mujahid, 10, daughter ...

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Court accepts charge-sheet in Habiganj children murder

A Habiganj court accepted the charge-sheet in the case over the murders of four children in Bahubal upazila of Habiganj district. The charge-sheet names eight people including one who was later killed in a shootout with the Rapid Action Battalion ...

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Train crushes man in Habiganj

A driver of a utility vehicle was crushed under the wheels of a running train at Shahjibazar Gas field rail crossing point in Madavpur upazila of Habiganj on Friday, police said. The victim is Saraj Miah, son of Siddique Ali ...

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1,300 young trees felled in Habiganj

Unidentified people felled at least 1,300 young trees of an individual in Aingaon village of Nabiganj upazila in Habiganj on Thursday night. Dulu Miah, owner of the trees, said he had never seen such acts. “Those who have felled the ...

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One killed, 50 hurt in Habiganj polls violence

At least one person was killed and 50 other were injured in post-election violence in the district on Sunday midnight. The clash took place in Sheikherhati area of Chunarughat. The deceased was identified as Moniruzzaman Monir (14), son of Arju ...

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2 killed in Habiganj road crash

Two people were killed and 15 injured as a bus collided with stone-laden truck on Dhaka-Sylhet highway at Hafizpur area in Bahubal upazila this morning. One of the deceased was identified as Manik Mia 40. Another deceased was a woman. ...

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Elder brother to die, younger 2 to serve until death for 1971 crimes

Rakil Hussain, Habiganj : The International Crimes Tribunal of Bangladesh (ICT-BD) today handed down death penalty to one Mohibur Rahman alias Boro Miah, 65, and sentenced his younger brother and paternal cousin imprisonments until death for committing crimes against humanity ...

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3 killed in Habiganj road accident

Three people have been killed and five others injured in a head-on collision between a truck and a microbus in Model Bazar area under Nabiganj upazila of Habiganj district. The identities of the deceased could not be ascertained yet. Locals ...

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2 killed as pickup hits truck in Habiganj

Two people were killed when a pickup van hit a truck from behind at a filling station in Bahubal upazila on Wednesday. Bahubal police officer-in-charge Molla Monir Hossain said the accident took place at Akhanji Filling Station at about 7:00am ...

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3 Habiganj war crimes suspects` verdict any day

International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) will deliver its verdict any day on the war crimes cases filed against three e brothers. After concluding the final arguments from both the prosecution and defence in the case, the three-member tribunal led by Justice ...

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