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    Passengers suffer as vessel workers enforce daylong wildcat strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on January 25, 2021

    Passengers on waterways suffered immensely on Monday following a daylong countrywide wildcat strike protesting at the jailing of two vessel workers in a case. The...

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    Awami League leader killed in Mehendiganj pre-polls violence

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:11am on January 19, 2021

    A ward Awami League leader was killed in a pre-election clash between supporters of ruling AL-backed councillor candidate and the party’s rebel candidate in Mehendiganj...

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    Ex-BNP MP Swapon’s Barishal residence attacked, 10 injured

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 01:08am on January 18, 2021

    At least 10 Bangladesh Nationalist Party and its front organisation leaders and activists were injured as a meeting of the opposition party was attacked allegedly...

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    Probationary lawyer dies in hospital prison cell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:12pm on January 03, 2021

    A probationary lawyer in Barishal district court, arrested by police on December 29, 2020, died at Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital prison cell Saturday night due...

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    Ispahani Agro holds boat show in Barishal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on December 31, 2020

    Ispahani Agro Limited has recently held a boat show to promote its agro-based products in Barishal. The two-month-long show was organised in association with the...

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    Charukala Barishal celebrates Zainul’s birth anniversary

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 10:55pm on December 30, 2020

    Charukala Barishal celebrated the birth anniversary of Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin organising an exhibition at Ashwini Kumar Hall on Tuesday. Besides, different organisations arranged...

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    Shwapno opens outlet in Barishal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on December 21, 2020

    A new store of retail chain Shwapno has been opened on Kabi Jibanananda Das Road at Sheetalkhola in Barishal. The opening ceremony of the outlet...

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    Barishal war memorial inaugurated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:40am on December 15, 2020

    A memorial commemorating the War of Independence of 1971 has recently been inaugurated in Barishal. Barishal City Corporation mayor Serniabat Sadiq Abdullah inaugurated the...

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    Four marine academies likely to open in Jan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on December 12, 2020

    Newly established four marine academies in Rangpur, Barishal, Sylhet and Pabna are expected to start their academic activities from mid-January in 2021 on their respective...

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    Tamim wants to learn from Barishal struggle

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on December 06, 2020

    Bangladesh one-day international skipper Tamim Iqbal felt that his experience of captaining a struggling Barishal Fortune side in the Bangabandhu Twenty20 Cup could help him...