Abdul Wahed

July 21, 2019
July 21, 2019

Floods wreak havoc on croplands

The ongoing flood has submerged 60,000 hectares of paddy and vegetable fields, mainly in the northern districts, affecting both farmers and consumers, as crop loss has sent the vegetable prices...

July 17, 2019
July 17, 2019

Beekeeping: A skill for life

Fifty-two-year-old Mostafizar Rahman is making a change in a unique way by training orphans on the art of making honey, hoping that one day they will become self-sufficient.

May 1, 2019
May 1, 2019

Granthakutir, home for young learners

In a bid to spread the joy of reading among the people in their vicinity, a couple has set up a library inside their very home at a remote village in Kurigram’s Rajarhat upazila.

April 28, 2019
April 28, 2019

Rezaul shines in Sri Lankan cardamom cultivation

The life of Rezaul Islam, a youth from Kurigram, was nothing out of the ordinary.

March 25, 2019
March 25, 2019

A unique way to honour war heroes

Kurigram is set to recognise its Liberation War heroes in a different way when the country celebrates its 48th anniversary of Independence Day tomorrow.

March 18, 2019
March 18, 2019

Kurigram Chest Disease Clinic without consultant for 3 years

Patients suffering from chest diseases are being deprived of proper treatment at Kurigram Chest Disease Clinic as there is no doctor for chest disease for nearly three years.

February 15, 2019
February 15, 2019

Bilkis Banu's foster home now houses 75 orphans

Orphan Pritilata Khatun is in her teens now and last year she passed SSC exams.

February 14, 2019
February 14, 2019

Kans grass brings profit for Kurigram char people

Cultivation of kans grass (called kash phool in Bangla) serves as a modest earning source for many people, especially those in different char (sandy riverbank) areas of the district.

January 3, 2019
January 3, 2019

Managing education cost by pigeon farming

When the guardian is supposed to provide his education expenses, 17-year-old Minhajul Islam has taken the responsibility upon him and arranges the expenditure through pigeon farming.

November 16, 2018
November 16, 2018

Retired cop all smiles on bamboo farming

A retired police official, who has been cultivating long and thick bamboos of Muli variety, widely known as Makhla Bash, at his homestead in Kurigram town for the last ten years, has a desire to...