Bogra Shia mosque attack accused killed in ‘gunfight’

A suspected member of JMB, who was accused in the attack on a Shia mosque in Bogra, has been killed in a “gunfight” with police in Shibganj upazila in Bogra. Kawsar was killed in the &l ...

10 killed, 16 injured in Bogra road accident

Ten people have been killed and 16 others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck in Dhonkundi area under Sherpur upazila in Bogra. The identities of the deceased could not be know ...

Low prices frustrate paddy farmers

Farmers in Bogra are busy reaping their IRRI-Boro harvest, fearing sudden nor’westers and hailstorms will destroy their precious crop. But shortage of labour is impeding the harvest. Moreover ...

Panel mayor from Jubo League flexes muscle

A local Jubo League leader, who is a Bogra municipality panel mayor, allegedly abused his position to prevent contractors from procuring a Tk14 lakh group development work tender. Aminul Islam ...

Three held in Bogra bomb blast case

Police arrested three people in connection with the bomb blast that went off at Bogra's Sherpur upzila and killed two people. The arrestees are Sana Ullah, Liakat Ali and Barkat Ullah. T ...

Three held in Bogra bomb blast case

Spain's acting Industry Minister Jose Manuel Soria said on Friday he was resigning with immediate effect after alleged links to offshore dealings which emerged after he was named in the Panama Pap ...

No bridge in 45 years in Bogra

More than 7,500 people in several villages in Shimultala under Bogra’s Gabtoli upazila use a makeshift bamboo bridge to cross the Isamoti River while many more wade through ankle-deep water to ...

No headway in Bogra bomb blast cases

No headway has been found in three cases filed in connection with bomb blast that killed two people, including an activist of the banned Islamic outfit Jama’tul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), at ...

One of the deceased identified as JMB man

Tariqul was a student of Islamic University, Kushtia. He was also arrested in connection with August 17, 2005 series bomb blast Police yesterday confirmed the identity of a man among the two peop ...

Firearms, bombs found in Bogra blast house

A bomb disposal unit of the counter-terrorism transnational division yesterday recovered arms, ammunition, bombs and bomb-making materials from a house in Bogra’s Sherpur upazila, where two men ...