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Four Chattogram corporate groups supplying free oxygen during the pandemic

Four Chattogram corporate groups supplying free oxygen during the pandemic

We applaud the initiative taken by four corporate houses based in Chattogram, who have been supplying oxygen to hospitals and patients for free in several districts, like Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Feni, Cumilla, and Sylhet, since the middle of last year. So far, they have distributed 12,000 cylinders to 35 private and government hospitals and during

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Incessant rains: Parts of Chattogram city go under water

Incessant rains: Parts of Chattogram city go under water

Despite repeated assurances from the authorities concerned on ending waterlogging, parts of Chattogram city witnessed severe waterlogging today as in previous years. Witnesses said incessant rains since morning inundated different parts of the port city. For all latest news, follow The Daily Star’s Google News channel. Important roads in Chawkbazar, Jamal Khan, Agrabad, Boro Pole,

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6 killed in lightning strikes in Feni, Chattogram

6 killed in lightning strikes in Feni, Chattogram

Meanwhile, Mohammad Jahangir, 39, a day labourer, was killed by lightning strike in Boalkhali upazila in the morning. In Feni, two people including a minor boy were killed when a thunderbolt struck them at Alampur village in Sonagazi upazila in the morning. The deceased were identified as Sazeda Akter Sathi, 15, a madrasha student and

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Seasonal efforts failing to save hills in Chattogram. Worse, agency also cuts them

Seasonal efforts failing to save hills in Chattogram. Worse, agency also cuts them

As the authorities are cutting hills for road development in the district along with the encroachers, the number of vulnerable hills has reached 25 and experts fear seasonal efforts to save them are failing.  In 2019, the district administration made a list 835 families living on 17 hills owned by individuals and government agencies after

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Fizz’s four wickets and Liton fifty help Chattogram crush Khulna

Fizz’s four wickets and Liton fifty help Chattogram crush Khulna

It was all too easy for Gazi Group Chattogram in their Bangabandhu T20 Cup encounter against Gemcon Khulna today. After star pacer Mustafizur Rahman’s four wickets helped Chattogram bundle out a star-studded Khuna for 86 — the lowest total of the five-team tournament so far — a blistering unbeaten fifty from stylish opener Liton Das

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Khulna, Chattogram fight for Bangabandhu T20 Cup championship

Khulna, Chattogram fight for Bangabandhu T20 Cup championship

Published: December 18, 2020 11:10:07 | Updated: December 19, 2020 13:25:12 Gemcon Khulna and Gazi Group Chattogram are all set to lock horns in the final of the Bangabandhu T20 Cup which will take place on Friday at 4:30 pm at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. These two teams ended the league-phase of the event

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Chattogram BNP leader Shahadat freed on bail

Chattogram BNP leader Shahadat freed on bail

BNP Chattogram City unit President Shahadat Hossain was released from jail on bail yesterday, a month and 22 days after his arrest. Shahadat walked out of the Chattogram Central Jail around 4:30pm after the bail order reached the jail authorities, said city unit BNP leader Idris Ali. For all latest news, follow The Daily Star’s

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Bangabandhu T20 Cup – Mahmudullah blitz puts Khulna level on points with league leaders Chattogram

Bangabandhu T20 Cup - Mahmudullah blitz puts Khulna level on points with league leaders Chattogram

News Mushfiqur Rahim, meanwhile, made a match-winning half-century for Dhaka Gemcon Khulna 146 for 5 (Jahurul 43, Mahmudullah 31*, Mukidul 2-31) beat Minister Rajshahi 145 for 5 (Shanto 55, Nurul 37*, Shuvagata 2-25) by five wickets A five-wicket win over Minister Rajshahi moved Gemcon Khulna level on eight points with Gazi Group Chattogram on top

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