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Jamaat hartal almost ignored in Ctg

Chittagong Bureau The dawn-to-dusk hartal called by Jamaat-e-Islami passed off peacefully on Monday  in the city and district and was almost ignored by the people. Jamaat called the countrywide shutdown on Monday demanding upholding of Islam as state religion.Traffic was almost normal since this morning as a good number motorized vehicles mostly commuters’ services, buses, all kinds of rickshaws and ... Read More »

US-Bangla air passengers saved mysteriously

Chittagong Bureau  About 50 passengers on board of US Bangla Airlines saved miracally from  a major incident due to  skillness of the pilot of the aircraft on Monday evening. Airport sources said  during time of  landing at Shah Amanat International Airport , chittagong  , the entire runway became black out and pilot save the aircraft from utter accident. The aircraft ... Read More »

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 Man burnt to death   Chittagong Bureau A man was burnt to death as a fire broke out in his house in Mekhol union of Hathazari upazila early Sunday. The deceased was identified as Manik Nath, 50, son of Santi Nath, a resident of 8 no ward in the union. Quoting locals, police said the fire broke out at Manik’s ... Read More »

Deadlock in import- export feared in Ctg Port

Tussle between BICDA  &  shipping agents   Chittagong Bureau A tussle over the increase of charges by the Inland Container Depots Association  arisen in the port city led to suspension of  handling of import and export cargos immediately. Chittagong Port sources said after arising of the charge increase issue by Bangladesh Inland Container Depots Association (BICDA) , Chittagong Port Authority ... Read More »

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Foolproof security taken  in Ctg  over Independence Day celebrations Chittagong Bureau Chittagong Metropolitan and district police has taken foolproof security measures in the city and district to ensure smooth celebration of national independence day today . Check-posts will be set up at every entry and exit points for making the security foolproof. All entry and exit points of the port ... Read More »

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OC sued for torturing ex-BCL leader   Chittagong Bureau  A former leader of the central committee of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) on Wednesday filed a case against four policemen including Officer-in-Charge (OC) of a police station in the city on charges of ‘torturing’ the former BCL leader. Abdur Rahim Jillu, a former Deputy Environmental Affairs Secretary of the central committee ... Read More »

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CCC gears up revenue collections to fulfill target Chittagong Bureau Chittagong City Corporation so far realized revenue of Tk.78.24 crores  out of  target of current fiscal for Tk.337 crores during nine months of the fiscal. Only 23% revenue realized  out of the total target for current fiscal. To realize the balance target amount of Tk.260 cr , CCC launched  new ... Read More »

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Militancy finance in Ctg Charge sheet filed against 28  submitted in court businessnews24bd.com, Chittagong Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) yesterday  submitted charge sheet against 28 persons  including supreme court lawyer Barrister Shakila Farzana, daughter of former whip and BNP leader Syed Wahidul Alam for financing a militant group Hamza Brigade and recovery of firearms, hand bombs, explosives and training equipments from ... Read More »

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Birth anniv  of Bangabandhu  observed in Port City Chittagong Bureau The 97th birthday of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children’s Day-2016  observed here on Thursday  as elsewhere in the district with a call to follow his ideology and to implement his unfinished tasks. The day was  celebrated with fresh call for grooming up the ... Read More »

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PDB files7 cases, cuts off  power connections  Chittagong Bureau A mobile court of Power Development Board (PDB), Chittagong, in a drive yesterday  filed seven cases and cut off seven power connections for not paying electricity bills and using illegal power connections. Mohammad Mohiuddin, senior judicial magistrate of Power Court (North) of PDB, Chittagong, led the mobile court at city’s Patharghata ... Read More »

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