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  • Metro rail construction work begins

    The construction work of the 20-kilometre long metro rail begins.

  • After flood, Teesta erosion tossing villagers into uncertainty

    Flood waters have receded in Kurigram, but on its footsteps, a more compelling and treacherous adversity has followed into the lives of those living on the banks of the Teesta river.

  • Brac University students continue protest

    Brac University students take to the streets for the second consecutive day over the alleged assault on a teacher of the privately-run university.

  • 7 reasons why we love Saat Masjid Road

    Saat Masjid Road is always evolving! If you journey merely 3 years back and compare the road to what it is today, you will find a myriad

  • Gain public trust: Civil society to EC

    Civil society members in a dialogue with the Election Commission (EC) discuss three agenda – gaining public confidence, army deployment and no-vote option during the next parliamentary elections.

  • Beauty of Komoldaha waterfall

    Less popular than Khoiyachora and Napityachora waterfalls, the charming Komoldaha waterfall in Chittagong district, that overflows with water during the monsoon, has now started attracting tourists.

  • Rain downs Dhaka, threatens landslide in hilly regions

    Torrential rainfall of monsoon continued for the fourth consecutive day today and battered Bangladesh, including Dhaka city, throwing life out of gear.

  • Ctg waterlogging becomes unbearable for city dwellers

    A video captured recently on the Chittagong-Kaptai road shows a vivid picture of the present scenario of waterlogging in Chittagong as most of the areas under the Chittagong City Corporation are inundated, causing immense sufferings for the commuters every day.

  • Saba ready to work in any commercial film: Uncensored with Rafi Hossain

    In this episode of Uncensored with Rafi Hossain, popular actress Sohana Saba talks about her marriage, divorce, present affair, her Kolkata film ‘Shororipu’, her thoughts on joint venture films and many other topics. Watch the show!

  • AL, BNP, JSD file income report to EC

    Ruling Awami League, BNP and Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD-Inu) submit annual reports on income and expenditure to the Election Commission (EC).

  • You can own a boat only for Tk 3,500 in Dhaka

    Do you know that there is a market in Dhaka that sells boats, where you can buy one for as cheap as Tk 3500? Watch the video for more information.

  • Delving deep into perennial waterlogging of Ctg

    The waterlogging plague of Chittagong city returns yet again this monsoon, triggered by the incessant rainfall over the last few weeks.

  • Chalachitro Shilpi Samiti leaders explain ban on Shakib Khan

    In this latest episode of ‘Uncensored with Rafi Hossain!’ celebrities Zayed Khan, Popy and Symon Sadik sit with The Daily Star for an exclusive interview.

  • A riot of colours

    It is indeed a fiesta of foliages and plants. A riot of colours; colours of flowers - that come in all shades and hues.

  • “ATM booth” for fresh water in Dhaka

    To address clean water crisis in some pockets in Dhaka, WASA introduces a fresh water booth in Fakirapool area with the idea of dispensing fresh water to customers.

  • Interactive multimedia: Gulshan café attack and its aftermath

    Here is a presentation of law enforcer's crackdown on militancy across Bangladesh since the Gulshan cafe attack on July 1, 2016. After the country's first ever hostage killing incident at Holey Artisan Bakery, these anti-militancy operations were carried out following a zero tolerance stance of the government.

  • Remembering Faraaz Hossain

    Faraaz’s mother Simeen Hossain and his brother Zaraif Hossain share with us Faraaz’s memories, and his exemplary story of courage and humanity. Twenty- year old Faraaz Ayaaz Hossain sacrificed his life for his friends Abinta Kabir and Tarishi Jain during the Holey Artisan Bakery attack on July 1, 2016, in which 22 innocent people were killed.

  • Mirsharai waterfalls

    Tourist destination: 4 waterfalls of Mirsharai

    Even two years ago the Napittyachora village in Mirsharai upazila of Chittagong was rarely visited by outsiders. But now, several hundred tourists pay their visit on a daily basis.

  • Exclusive: Tete-e-tete with Nusraat Faria

    An actress who shot to fame after she was called up in West Bengal from Bangladesh, Nusrat Faria is a name that is all over the entertainment industry today.

  • Dhaka rain, sufferings in frames

    The rain inundates several areas of Dhaka city including Motijheel, Purana Paltan, Fakirapul, Arambagh and Rajarbagh areas causing sufferings for commuters.

  • Uncensored with Rafi Hossain : Is Apu’s marriage to Shakib working?

    Editor of Star Showbiz Rafi Hossain discusses with Apu how her affair with Shakib began, their marriage, why she suddenly appeared on TV along with their child and then how they are faring as a married couple

  • Deaths in hills: Why and how

    Hill cutting for illegal establishments is one of the key reasons behind the recent series of landslides in Rangamati, the worst in a decade that killed at least 120 people. Even after the landslides, many such dangerous and risky establishments have been found in the district.

  • Holidaymakers hit highways

    Amid growing concerns of tailbacks on highways, holidaymakers have started leaving the capital for homes to celebrate Eid with their loved ones, and the rush is expected to gain momentum today.

  • Making the ‘shitol pati’ of Pirojpur

    Locally known as “shitol pati”, the intricately woven mats are cool to the touch even during the scorching summer heat.

  • ‘Awareness can prevent chikungunya’

    Chikungunya can be prevented if people are more aware and keep their surroundings clean, Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim says.

  • Star Live Cricket Talk: Bashar on BANvsIND Semis

    Former Bangladesh captain and current BCB selector Habibul Bashar talks about the India-Bangladesh rivalry and the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy semifinal between the two teams.

  • Star Lifestyle Eid-2017

    For over a decade, Eid has been an opportunity for Star Lifestyle to showcase some of the most happening aspects of Ramadan and the Eid festivity that follows.

  • Horror haunts the valley of Longadu

    Now, the affected villages resemble a deserted wasteland. Villagers say they cannot yet muster the courage to return to their lands, where they would have to start from scratch.

  • Dhaka’s stunt bikers on one wheel

    If you have seen the Marvel film Ghost Rider, you have seen Hollywood stuntmen performing all kinds of motorcycle stunts. But have you seen anyone in Dhaka trying to play Ghost Rider?

  • The lost legacy of Chittagong’s wooden boats

    In course of time, as steel and iron replaced wood, the great craftsmanship of the once famous wooden shipbuilding industry of Chittagong faded away – but not completely.