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Transport strike suspended

Tuesday, 11 November: Transport Owner-Worker Resistance Committee Convenor Md Jamir Ahmed announced their decision on Tuesday evening following a meeting with the administration. He said the strike was being suspended after an assurance from the authorities that their seven-point demands ...

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Attempt to grab water body, 150 sued, 4 arrested

Sunday, 9 November: Police foiled an attempt to grab a water body by a gang in Gowainghat upazila early yesterday. At least 13 cops were injured as the gang members swooped on the law enforcers at Birkuli village. Four of ...

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17 policemen injured in Sylhet clash

Saturday, 18 November: Additional police force were deployed in the area, says Goainghat police station OC Seventeen police members have been injured during a clash between villagers and police at Virkuli village under Goainghat upazila early Saturday. Five villagers were ...

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Bangladesh Bank makes financial inclusion for street kids  

Sylhet Mirror: Bangladesh central bank’s new service aims to help 7m working children save money and stop being a target for thieves The Children’s Development Bank in India trains child members to run the banking service for their peers, taking turns ...

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SAARC pacts on power, rly links cleared

The cabinet on Monday approved the “SAARC Framework Agreement for Energy Cooperation (Electricity)” and the “SAARC Regional Railways Agreement for SAARC Member States” for cooperation in areas of energy and regional connectivity. The cabinet secretary said the initiative for signing ...

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High-tech parks to be set up in all dists: Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said her government will set up high-tech parks in all 64 four districts of the country with a centre in the capital in order to make digital services available at the door steps of ...

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Nepal win frenetic Sylhet friendly

Saturday, August 30: The two-match SS Steel International Friendly Series ended all square after hosts Bangladesh U-23 suffered a 0-1 defeat against their Nepalese counterparts at the Sylhet District Stadium yesterday. Substitute midfielder Sushil KC struck the all-important goal for ...

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Three-day cartoon festival in city

Wednesday, September 03: The three-day International Animation Cartoon fest, Sylhet ended in Sylhet Shilpakala Academy auditorium on Saturday. About 2,000 children, spread across 19 schools, joined the day-long events every day. The children also enjoyed games and frolicked with popular ...

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Sylhet City Corp premise declared tobacco free

Sunday, August 31: The Sylhet City Corporation (SCC) premises have been declared smoking free. Mayor Ariful Haque Choudhury made the announcement in a program on Sunday. Ariful Haque said: “It’s a memorable day as we are going to establish a ...

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Police bar Chhatra Sena procession in Sylhet

Sunday, August 31: Members of police have obstructed the procession of Islami Chhatra Sena in Sylhet, which was brought out in support of the half-day hartal. Police also confiscated the banner from the processionists, claimed the Chhatra Sena activists. The ...

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