Saikat Dewan | The Daily Star
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  • Malta cultivation gets popular in Khagrachhari

    Farmers in the district have been cultivating malta for the last few years as they have found it to be a profitable crop.
  • Change Maker: Dragon fruit kindles hope

    Originally from Mexico and nowadays common in Southeast Asia and China, the delectable dragon fruit, also called pitaya, is a relative
  • Illegal sand lifting from Chengi river

    An influential person has continued illegal sand lifting from the Chengi river in Panchhari upazila under the district for about two weeks.
  • Sajek hit hard by food crisis

    Karoti Tripura, a housewife at Beatbunia under Sajek in Baghaichhari upazila of Rangamati, walked four long hours to collect only 10 kilogrammes of rice on Monday.
  • Food crisis hits Sajek valley

    Acute food crisis prevails in different villages of the remote Sajek union under Baghaichhari upazila of Rangamati for the last two to three months where one kilogramme of coarse rice is being sold at Tk 85-90, locals and their representatives say.