Another ‘Killing Machine’ caught in Munshiganj

Russell’s viper, a rare species of venomous snake, is infamously called ‘Killing Machine’ Continue reading »

‘Launch overturns in 30 seconds, my friend could not survive’

Traders Satyaranjan Banik and Abdur Rouf are two friends from Munshiganj. They journey by launch from Munshiganj to Dhaka everyday for 2o years. Continue reading »

Death in water and cracked hearts left to grieve

Most of those who lost their lives in the tragedy hailed from different upazilas of Munshiganj
As news came in of the capsize of the Dhaka-bound ML Morning Bird launch, grieving family members of the victims spent most Continue reading »

32 dead as launch with 50 passengers sinks near Bangladesh capital

Fire fighters conduct rescue operations after a launch capsized in the Buriganga in Dhaka on Monday while onlookers hamper the rescue work. — New Age photo Continue reading »

Man hacks mother to death in Munshiganj

His aunt Shamsunnahar, 60, was also injured in the incident
A man hacked his mother to death during a dispute that occurred over his drug addiction in Munshiganj’s Tongibari upazila on Friday afternoon. Continue reading »

Tribute: Mahbubul Alam won’t be forgotten

Mahbubul was a rare specimen of man. To describe him merely as a gentleman would deprive him of accolades and platitudes he so richly deserve, and, in so doing, generate a shameful miscarriage of justice

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Padma Bridge work gets 6 more months

The planning commission has listed 380 projects, excluding the Padma Multipurpose Bridge, to be concluded in the new fiscal year expiring in June 2021. Continue reading »

3 die in Munshiganj isolation unit

Three persons died with coronavirus infection at the isolation unit of Munshiganj General Hospital on Wednesday. The deceased were identified as Jahir of Muktarpur Continue reading »

Bailey bridge collapse snaps road link in Munshiganj

Road communications with Dighirpur and adjacent areas in Tongibari upazila of Munshiganj district came to a halt as a bailey bridge collapsed in Puru Bazar area on Monday morning. Continue reading »