3 dead as uprooted banyan tree falls on shop during Rajshahi storm

Dhaka, June 5 -- Three people have been crushed to death by a falling banyan tree in Rajshahi's Bagha Upazila. Four other people were also injured. The incident took place around 8:15pm on Tuesday in... Read More

Two sentenced to death for 2021 murder in Rajshahi

Dhaka, May 15 -- A Rajshahi court has sentenced two people to death for hacking a mobile store employee to death in Bagha Upazila. Rajshahi Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge Mohammad Mohiduzzaman also sent... Read More

Chhatra League factions clash in Rajshahi University, crude bombs detonated

Bangladesh, May 12 -- Two factions of the Bangladesh Chhatra League at Rajshahi University have clashed following a conflict regarding the use of the guestroom at the Hussain Shaheed Suhrawardy Hall. ... Read More

Special train to carry Rajshahi mangoes to Dhaka after crossing Padma Bridge

Bangladesh, May 11 -- This year, mangoes from the Rajshahi region will cross the Padma Bridge to arrive in Dhaka as the Bangladesh Railway runs 'mango special trains' from Chapainawabganj to Dhaka via... Read More

Three teenage Rajshahi madrasa students drown in Padma River

Dhaka, April 23 -- Three teenage students of a madrasa in Rajshahi's Paba Upazila have drowned in the Padma River. The dead Juboraj, Nuruzzaman, and Arif, all identified by a single name and aged bet... Read More

Excessive heat is killing green mangoes, dashing hopes for bumper harvest

Dhaka, April 22 -- Mangoes are one of the few reasons that make the sweltering heat bearable for some, but the life-threatening temperatures this season have spelled bad news for the lovers of the sum... Read More

Dump truck runs over 2 motorcycles, killing 3 people in Rajshahi

Dhaka, April 19 -- Two motorcycles have been crushed under a sand-laden dump truck in an accident that left three people dead and two others injured in Rajshahi's Paba Upazila. The driver fled with t... Read More

State Minister Palak 'ashamed' after attack on brother-in-law's rival

Dhaka, April 19 -- Zunaid Ahmed Palak has offered an apology over the abduction and torture of an Upazila council chairman candidate allegedly by the state minister's brother-in-law in Natore's Singra... Read More