Low-income people suffering as OMS suspended

Prices of rice and wheat have increased significantly in local markets of the district causing sufferings to low-income people during the ongoing Ramadan as the government suspended of Open Market S ...

2 poll officials killed in Thakurgaon road accident

Two election officials have been killed as a bus hit their motorcycle in Munshirhat area under Thakurgaon sadar upazila. The accident took place around 7am on Saturday. The two poll officers wer ...

Farmers happy over bitter-gourd production

The farmers of Thakurgaon district are happy as the winter-season bitter-gourd has grown abundantly this year due to favourable climate conditions as well as timely supply of agri-imputes. A source ...

Lightning kills one in Haripur

A 30-year old man has been killed by lightning at Haripur in Thakurgaon on Sunday afternoon.  The deceased is identified as Reazul, son of late Khalilur Rahman, of village Kandhal of the same ...

Teary reunion at Thakurgaon border

When the entire nation was happily celebrating the arrival of Bangla New Year 1422 on Tuesday, some families in Haripur and Baliadangi upazilas of Thakurgaon were eagerly waiting for an event yet two ...

A govt official returns to his village for farming

In a country where farming is not still considered prestigious, a deputy director at the Department of Agriculture Extension has returned to his ancestral profession after retiring from his occupation ...

A blind youth spreading the light of education

A visually-impaired youth in Thakurgaon named Abdul Aziz from Sandhari village in the district's Ranishankail upazila was born blind in one eye, he lost his other eye while he was doing honours in ...