BCL men torch JCD banner after police halt procession

Police yesterday reportedly foiled a procession of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) of Murari Chand College, popularly known as MC College, unit which it brought out to welcome its newly formed committe ...

Hearing against Ragib, his son on February 1

The hearing of signature forgery case against industrialist Ragib Ali and his son Abdul Hye filed by Land Ministry has been fixed on February 1. District and Session’s Judge Mahbubur Rahm ...

Stone collectors bury workers’ death, defy prohibition on quarries

Defying legal prohibition on hillock cutting, stone collectors have been digging quarries on hillocks in Companyganj upazila of Sylhet to collect stones, causing deaths to workers and destroying natur ...

People suffer from artificial ticket crisis

People return in empty hands from the ticket counters at Sylhet Railway Station after waiting a long time. Rafiqul Islam Dulal had to collect an advance ticket from a scalper for going to Chitt ...

A family that cannot see

Not one, not two – but a staggering 22 people are visually impaired in a single extended family in the remote village of Putamara in Sylhet’s Companyganj upazila. Locally, they are ...

32 buildings vulnerable to earthquake in Sylhet

The authority of Sylhet City Corporation (SCC) started to demolish earthquake risky buildings in the city. The SCC identified a total of 31 buildings as highly risky in the city taking into conside ...