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Driver gets life-term for killing Tareque Masud, Mishuk Munier


Court Reporter A Manikganj court on Wednesday sentenced a bus driver for life-term five and a half years after death of noted filmmaker Tareque Masud and journalist Mishuk Munier in a deadly road crash. Three more people were also killed in the accident in Manikganj on the Dhaka-Aricha highway that called for strong measures to prevent road crashes. Zamir Hossain, ... Read More »

Mymensingh road mishap leaves 20 students hurt

          Mymensingh Correspondent At least 20 students of a school were injured as a picnic bus plunged into a roadside ditch in Phulpur upazila headquarters of Mymensingh district on Friday night. Witnesses said the bus carrying the students of Jhinaigati Pilot High School of Sherpur fell into ditch as the driver lost control over the steering ... Read More »

Taiwan road crash kills 32 tourists

            A Taiwan bus taking elderly local tourists home from visiting seasonal cherry blossoms careered off a highway Monday night leaving 32 dead, in the island’s worst road accident in decades, reports AFP It comes after a bus inferno in July last year killed 25 Chinese holidaymakers on board, and is the latest in a ... Read More »

11 killed in Narsingdi road mishap

Narsingdi Correspondent At least 11 people were killed and three injured after a bus collided with a microbus in Belabo upazila of Narsingdi today. The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately, reports our Narsingdi correspondent. The bus collided with the microbus in Darigaon area around 8:45am, leaving 11 passengers of the microbus dead on the spot, said ... Read More »

Faridpur road crash leaves 13 dead

Faridpur Correspondent At least 13 people were killed and several others were injured when a bus collided head-on with a covered van in Nagarkanda upazila of Faridpur on Dhaka-Khulna highway on Friday night.  Identity of the deceased was not known immediately. According to witnesses, a Dhaka-bound bus of Hanif Paribahan had a head on collision with a Khulna-bound covered van ... Read More »

2 killed in Bogra ‘gunfight’

Bogra Correspondent Two suspected robbers were killed in an alleged gunfight with police in Panch Pir bazaar area of Kahalu upazila early Wednesday.  The deceased are—Dulal, 45, and Ibrahim, 46. Being tipped of about a gang of robbers taking preparation to commit robbery in the area, a police team conducted a drive there, said Kahalu police officer in-charge Noor-e-Alam. Sensing ... Read More »

BB deputy director killed in city road crash A Bangladesh Bank deputy director was killed being hit by a bus in Motijheel area of Dhaka on Tuesday morning.  The deceased is Golam Hossain, 45. Three people were also injured in the incident, said Wari police sub inspector Moazzem Hossain. Read More »

17 hurt in city road crash

road accident At least 17 people were injured in a road accident at Keraniganj in the capital Dhaka on Sunday night. Sources said that a bus and two human haulers collided with each other in the area around 7:00pm. At one stage, the two haulers plunged into roadside ditch, leaving 17 people injured. Confirming the matter, Officer-in-charge (OC) of South Keraniganj ... Read More »

7 crushed to death by truck in Khagrachari


Khagrachari Correspondent At least seven people were crushed to death by a truck in the district on Friday morning. 10 other were injured in the accident that took place around 11.00am in Alutila area. Four of the deceased were identified as Neimra Marma (40), Ukraching Marma (34), Unuchu Marma (18) and Pulu Marma (16). Khagrachari district police supper Md Mojid ... Read More »

Bus-microbus collision kills 3 in Cox’s Bazar


Cox’s Bazar Correspondent At least three persons were killed as the gas cylinder of a microbus collided head-on with a bus in the district on Thursday midnight. The accident took place in Harbang area of Chakaria upazila. The deceased were identified as microbus driver Mohammad Arif (35), Yeamin (6) and Mafia Begum (45). The injured were Shahinur Akhtar (35), Saiful ... Read More »