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Hundreds throng AL grand rally

WT24 Desk Hundreds of thousands of Awami League supporters joined the grand rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka to celebrate the party’s landslide victory in the Dec 30 nationals elections, Agencies report. Supporters and activists in small groups were seen ...

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Ctg ware house catches fire

WT24 Desk Several warehouses at Victory Jute Mill in Chattogram have caught fire, which a Fire Service official says “gruesome”, Agencies report. Eighteen fire trucks of six units managed to stop the “monstrosity” of the fire, but were yet to ...

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20 feared dead in Meghna trawler capsize

WT24 Desk Twenty missing workers of the soil-laden trawler which capsized in the Meghna River early Tuesday are feared dead as the trawler could not be traced till Thursday night, Agencies report. The trawler, carrying 34 workers from Cumilla, sank ...

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‘RMG vandalism and looting’

WT24 Desk Eight garment factory owners filed separate cases against 1299 RMG workers for vandalism and looting during the recent strike in Savar and Ashulia, Agencies report. So far, police arrested 25 workers from these two aforementioned places. Six factory ...

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20 missing in Meghna trawler capsize

WT24 Desk At least 20 people went missing after a trawler capsized in Meghna River at Charjhapta in Sadar upazila early on Wednesday, Agencies report. On information, police, river police, coast guard, BIWTA, fire service members and officials from local ...

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Massive irregularities in 11th JS polls

WT24 Desk Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) said huge irregularities happened in the Dec 30 parliamentary elections, Agencies report. The independent civil society body said anomalous atmosphere in various shapes, discriminatory conduct and vote rigging occurred in the elections. Even, the ...

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Brahmanbaria road crash claims five

WT24 Desk At least five people have been killed and four others injured as a microbus lost control and crashed into a roadside tree in Brahmanbaria, Agencies report. Khantihata Highway Police OC Hossain Sarkar of the district said that the ...

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‘Vandalising’ Bangabandhu’s portrait

WT24 Desk A sedition complaint was filed with a court here on Monday against three BNP activists for reportedly vandalizing the photograph of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Agencies report. Nur Mostafa Tinu, a Jubo League leader ...

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200 houses razed in Rangamati blaze

WT24 Desk At least 200 houses were gutted as a fire broke out in Reserve Bazar area of Rangamati town early Sunday, Agencies report. On information, firefighters rushed to the scene started efforts to douse the blaze. The fire erupted at ...

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RMG workers, cops clash

WT24 Desk At least 20 workers of several readymade garment factories were injured in a clash with police in Narsinghapur area of Ashulia during the workers’ demo for the seventh consecutive day on Sunday, Agencies report. Several thousand of garment ...

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