ABM Aminul Islam

April 27, 2017
April 27, 2017

A market run solely by women

In East and West Amkhawa villages in Jamalpur's Dewanganj upazila, the face of retail commerce is changing. Thanks initially to a

March 28, 2017
March 28, 2017

Tale of unsung war heroes

The people of Goalgaon village in Bakshiganj upazila of the district, who were killed or injured in a mortar attack by the Pakistani army

February 25, 2017
February 25, 2017

Into the abyss of mental illness

Mental illness is a significant challenge for any family, but for a struggling rural family it can be truly catastrophic. In circumstances

September 29, 2016
September 29, 2016

Jute market on road

A makeshift jute market occupies Jamalpur-Madarganj road at Balijuri Bazar in Madarganj upazila two days a week, causing

May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016

Classes hampered as market sits on school ground

A village market occupies the common ground of Bangali Government Primary School and Baushi Bangali High School and College at Baushi Bazar in Sarishabari municipality under the district every Sunday and Wednesday, hampering classes for years.

December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015

BNP mayor aspirant alleges harassment, fears vote rigging

BNP-backed mayoral candidate Shah Md Wares Ali Mamun, also the incumbent mayor of Jamalpur municipality, at a press conference

October 3, 2015
October 3, 2015

Jamuna erosion takes alarming turn

The Jamuna has devoured large areas near Guthail hard point at Belgachha Ghonapara village in Islampur upazila under the district in last eight days, leaving at least 150 families homeless.

June 22, 2015
June 22, 2015

Malpractice in tests brings woe to MMCH patients

Treatment seekers at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH) are often exploited as a large number of brokers are engaged in trapping them into getting pathological

April 9, 2015
April 9, 2015

Anowar thought he had only minutes to live

One of the two Bangladeshi returnees who were abducted by unidentified terrorists in Libya talks to The Daily Star about their ordeal.

March 6, 2015
March 6, 2015

Thousands suffer for want of permanent bridge

About 20 thousand people of three villages of two unions in Madarganj upazila under Jamalpur district are suffering for want of a concrete bridge over a canal at Gopalpur village in the upazila.