Colours of Tradition under way at Edge

A duet art exhibition designed around the idea of the folk tradition brings modern artist Abdus Shakoor Shah close to Shambhu Acharya, a traditional patua. Continue reading »

13 injured in an explosion at residence of Mirkadim municipality mayor

At least 13 people, including four councillors, were burnt after an explosion took place at the residence of Mayor Abdus Salam of Mirkadim municipality in Munshiganj this evening. Continue reading »

Gas supply suspended in Narayanganj, Munshiganj for repair work

People of Narayanganj and Munshiganj don’t have gas at home due to sudden suspension of supply for repair work. Continue reading »

Launch capsize in Shitalakkhya river: 5 bodies recovered, rescue operation underway

So far, the bodies of five women were recovered after a Munshiganj-bound launch, carrying over 50 passengers, capsized in the Shitalakkhya river in Narayanganj this evening. Continue reading »

Hefazat leader warns minorities in Bangladesh

Nur Hossain Noorani, leader of the Hefazat-e-Islam militant outfit in Bangladesh, warned that if the country’s minority communities conspire against Islam, “we’ll catch them like a baby rat”. Continue reading »

Munshiganj people demand trial of triple murder

Local people on Saturday morning formed a human chain in protest against the triple murder over stalking woman in Munshiganj town 10 days ago. Continue reading »

3 stabbed to death at arbitration

Three people died after they were stabbed on Wednesday night during an arbitration meeting over stalking a girl in Uttar Islampur of Munshiganj town. Continue reading »

Bumper potato yield likely in Munshiganj

The DAE has expressed the hope that similar to last year, more than 1.3 million tons of potatoes will be produced this year as well Dhaka Tribune Continue reading »

Janakantha Editor Atikullah Khan passes away

Atikullah Khan first published Janakantha newspaper in 1993
Mohammad Atikullah Khan, editor and publisher of Bangla-daily Janakantha, has passed away at the age of 71. Continue reading »