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  • Infant 'killed by family members'

    The father, grandparents and an aunt of a one-and-half-months-old baby have been arrested for “murdering” the baby born prematurely in Aronkola village under Ishwardi upazila of Pabna.

  • 10 hurt as BCL factions clash in Pabna

    Authorities have closed Pabna Medical College for an indefinite period after two groups of Chhatra League activists clashed early yesterday. At least 10 students were injured in the incident.

  • Country keeps shivering in bitter cold

    The cold wave continued to disrupt life across the country yesterday.

  • Criminals assault Pabna teacher

    Failing to extort money from a college teacher, criminals beat him up in Pabna town on Thursday, leaving him injured.

  • 4 journalists beaten up in Pabna

    Four journalists were beaten up allegedly by some Jubo League men, led by the son of Land Minister Shamsur Rahman Sherif, in Pabna's Ishwardi yesterday afternoon. They were gathering information about the preparation of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit there today.

  • Pabna college student murdered

    Police dug out the body of a college student from his friend's house in Ulat village of Pabna's Sujanagar yesterday.

  • Housewife raped, killed in Pabna

    A housewife was raped and strangled and two minor girls were raped as police arrested three alleged rapists in Pabna, Jessore and

  • 7 killed as buses collide in Pabna

    Seven people were killed and 25 others injured as two buses collided head-on at Bohalbaria in Santhia upazila on Dhaka-Pabna highway yesterday.

  • Private chopper skidded off in Pabna, 4 hurt

    A private helicopter skids off in Chatmohar upazila of Pabna, leaving four people, including its pilot, injured.

  • 5 held for 'gang-raping' Pabna schoolgirls

    Five of the six accused in the case filed over the alleged gang-rape of two school girls in Sujanagar of Pabna are arrested.

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    Ambulance for the poor

    Two years ago, when Rawshan Ara Begum of Naogaon's remote Saraswatipur village became pregnant for the first time, she sought no antenatal care.

  • 2 killed in Jessore, Pabna ‘shootouts’

    Two people, including the prime accused in a police official murder case, are killed in separate “shootouts” with law enforcers in Pabna and Jessore.

  • Shibir man on 5-day remand

    A Pabna court yesterday placed an Islami Chhatra Shibir leader on a five-day remand in a case filed for the murder of

  • Shibir leader remanded over Hindu ashram volunteer murder

    A Pabna court places a Islami Chhatra Shibir leader on a five-day remand in connection with the killing of Nityaranjan Pande, volunteer of a Hindu Ashram, who was hacked to death by unidentified assailants four days ago.

  • Nityaranjan Pandey

    Another suspect held, taken on 5-day remand

    Police arrested another suspect in connection with the killing of Nityaranjan Pandey, a volunteer of a Hindu ashram in Pabna, on Sunday night.

  • Nityaranjan Pandey

    ‘Shibir leader’ held in Pabna Hindu ashram volunteer killing

    Police pick up an alleged Shibir leader in suspicion of his involvement with the killing of a volunteer of a Hindu ashram in Pabna.

  • IS claims Pabna Hindu ashram volunteer killing: SITE

    Islamic State (IS) claims the responsibility for the killing of a volunteer of a Hindu monastery in Pabna Sadar upazila, according to a report of US-based SITE Intelligence Group.

  • Pious, polite, friend to all

    A polite, pious and peace loving man, Nityaranjan Pandey had no enemies. So the brutal way he was killed in Pabna yesterday has

  • Jubo League man hacked to death

    Unidentified assailants hacked a Juba League activist to death reportedly over previous enmity in Library Bazar area in the district on Thursday night.

  • Crackdown on, so is killing

    Targeted killing continues. Even on the first day of a nationwide special crackdown on militancy yesterday, a volunteer of a Hindu monastery was hacked to death, the latest in a spate of such killings in the country. The victim, Nityaranjan Pandey, 60, was a sebak at Sree Sree Thakur Anukulchandra Satsang ashram in Pabna Sadar upazila.

  • Jubo League activist stabbed dead in Pabna

    An activist of Jubo League, the youth wing of ruling Awami League, was stabbed to death over previous enmity at Library Bazar in Pabna town.

  • Hindu monastery worker killed in Pabna

    Unidentified assailants hack dead a worker of a Hindu ashram (monastery) in Pabna in a style similar to the recent suspected militant killings. Nitya Ranjan Pande, 60, was a saint of Sri Sri Thakur Anukul Chandra Satsanga Ashram at Hemayetpur in Pabna Sadar upazila.

  • Pabna trader attacked for protest

    A fertiliser trader was brutally attacked with sharp weapons and critically injured in Failzana village of Pabna's Chatmohar upazila on Sunday night after he protested the illicit relationship of a man with a woman from his own community.

  • Pabna AL man killed

    A local Awami League activist is killed by miscreants at Pabna Sadar upazila.

  • Rab says it has four in its custody

    Families have all along alleged that their loved ones were picked up by law enforcers, who denied the claim. Now, weeks after nine

  • 15 more infected with anthrax in Sirajganj

    Fifteen more people have been reported infected with anthrax in Sirajganj's Shazadpur and Kamarkhand upazilas bringing the total number of human infections to an alarming 106 within a month in the district.

  • Disappearance panic spreads in Pabna villages

    Panic grips two villages in Faridpur upazila of the district as nine people hailing from there went missing in less than five weeks after being picked up by people claiming to be law enforcers.

  • Pabna AL leader shot dead

    A local leader of the ruling Awami League is shot dead by miscreants in Pabna Sadar upazila.

  • Fish farming in cages fetch big success for Pabna man

    When Hafizur Rahman began putting boxes made of iron rods and nets in the Boral river near his village named Ratanpur in Pabna five years back, villagers took him as a joke. What was he doing? Rahman assured them that it was nothing crazy.

  • Anthrax infects 40 more people

    Forty more people are reported to have been infected with anthrax in last 24 hours in a single village at Ullapara upazila in Sirajganj, according to the upazila health office.

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