• Why no compensation for electrocution: HC

    The High Court issues a ruling upon the government and Palli Bidyut authorities to explain in four weeks as to why they should not be directed to compensate Tk 4 crore to the family members of four people who died of electrocution in Sunamganj.

  • Farmers in northeastern Bangladesh in trouble

    Flash floods triggered by heavy rain and hailstorms have damaged Boro paddy massively in the haor areas of Sunamganj and Sylhet.

  • Storm kills 2, damage houses

    Nor'wester swept through Sylhet and Sunamganj on Thursday night, killing two people and damaging houses.

  • In quest of the Jewels of Haors

    People say that we do not have the tradition of rose cultivation here in Bangladesh. The rose cultivation in our country is entirely a new phenomenon. The Middle Eastern or European countries are referred to as the origin of rose.

  • 17 more cases filed against Star editor

    Seventeen more cases including six sedition pleas are filed against The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam in 17 districts.

  • Khaleda has to apologise: Minister Kamal

    Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has to apologise for questioning the number of martyrs of the Liberation War in 1971.

  • Municipal polls: 2 OCs withdrawn

    The authorities withdraw two officers-in-charge in Sunamganj and Noakhali for their alleged controversial roles ahead of the upcoming municipality polls.

  • Road accidents kill 11 in 4 districts

    At least 11 people killed and eight others injured in separate road accidents in Sunamganj, Tangail, Chittagong and Barguna today.

  • Lightning kills 5 in Sunamganj

    Five people have been and three others injured in separate lightning incidents in Sunamganj, the north-eastern borderline district in the county.