Family heartbroken watching fire survivors being rescued, not their girls

Dhaka, March 2 -- Fauzia Afrin Riya, a final semester MBA student of the International Islamic University in Malaysia, took her younger sister Sadia Afrin Alisa and cousin Nusrat Jahan Nimu out for di... Read More

5 dead as covered van crushes autorickshaw in Cumilla

Dhaka, Feb. 11 -- At least five people have been killed when a covered van ploughed into an autorickshaw in Cumilla's Daudkandi Upazila. They were all passengers on the autorickshaw. Two others were ... Read More

Bahar's daughter Shuchona gets the nod to run for Cumilla mayor

Dhaka, Feb. 9 -- Tahseen Bahar Shuchona, the daughter of Awami League MP AKM Bahauddin Bahar, has been nominated as a mayoral candidate for Cumilla City Corporation. The announcement was made during ... Read More

SSC candidate among four dead in Cumilla road crashes

Dhaka, Feb. 7 -- An SSC candidate is among four people who have died in two separate road accidents in the Chandina and Chauddagram upazilas of Cumilla. Two autorickshaw passengers died in Chandina a... Read More

Rohingya camp trader stabbed to death in Cumilla

Dhaka, Feb. 1 -- A trader at a Rohingya refugee camp has been stabbed to death by a group of assailants in Cumilla. The incident occurred near the Bagur bus stop on the Dhaka-Chattagram highway in De... Read More

Cumilla Mayor Arfanul Rifat dies at 65

Dhaka, Dec. 13 -- Arfanul Haque Rifat, the mayor of Cumilla city, has died under hospital care in Singapore at the age of 65. He died during treatment at Mount Elizabeth Hospital around 6:30 pm (BST)... Read More