Our Correspondent . Barishal

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    Woman, son jailed over child marriage

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 01:55am on July 05, 2020

    A mobile court sentenced a bridegroom, his mother and their associate to six-month imprisonment early Saturday on charge of arranging child marriage in Agailjhara upazila...

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    Trader stabbed dead in Barishal

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 01:03am on June 28, 2020

    A trader was stabbed to death at Madhabpasha Bazar of Babuganj upazila in Barishal early Saturday. The deceased was identified as Lokman Hossain Shikdar Khokon,...

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    Fire at Sher-e-Bangla medical isolation unit

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 01:16am on June 23, 2020

    A fire incident at the COVID-19 isolation unit of Barishal Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital created panic at 8:00pm on Monday. The panicked patients of the...

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    Two jailed for selling fake sanitiser

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:50am on June 23, 2020

    A mobile court jointly operated by Barishal district administration and drug administration jailed two persons for supplying fake sanitisers and seized huge quantity of fake...

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    State minister’s PO held over corruption

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 06:25pm on June 18, 2020

    A recently dismissed personal officer to state minister for water resources was arrested in Barishal on Wednesday night for taking bribes from different people for...

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    BSD protests at termination of workers

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:40am on June 18, 2020

    Bangladesher Samajtantrik Dal staged a demonstration on Wednesday protesting at the termination of workers and shutdown of Olympic Cement Mills and Sonargaon Textile Mills. Hundreds...

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    JMB member arrested in Barguna

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 10:05pm on May 16, 2020

    A member of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh was arrested by Rapid Action Battalion-8 with arms and leaflets from Barguna. A press release of RAB-8 on Saturday said...

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    3-wheeler driver killed by fellows

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 01:02am on May 09, 2020

    The driver of a battery-run three-wheeler was allegedly killed following scuffle over boarding passenger at Nathullabad area of the city on Friday afternoon. The deceased,...

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    Two die in Meghna trawler capsize

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 10:49pm on May 07, 2020

    Two bodies were recovered on Wednesday after a passenger carrying trawler capsized during a nor’wester in the River Meghna of Hizla upazila in Barishal. The...

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    Drug shops fined for high pricing

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 10:38pm on May 07, 2020

    A mobile court fined wholesale and retail medicine shops of Barishal city for selling sanitising items at excessive prices. Ziaur Rahman, magistrate of district administration,...