Amanur Aman

March 4, 2020
March 4, 2020

10 Dists of Khulna Division: Banned three-wheelers continue plying highways

Five years into a High Court directive to withdraw poorly engineered three-wheelers from highways in 10 districts under Khulna division, there is no noticeable progress in this regard.

February 3, 2020
February 3, 2020

A Chuadanga market just for patali gur

It’s a distinct sugary sweetness hanging in the air that gives away what’s in store at Sarojganj Haat. Sitting Fridays and Mondays year-round, the market is now hustling and bustling with activity...

December 9, 2019
December 9, 2019

Fall armyworm worries maize farmers in Chuadanga

Fall armyworm (FAW) has affected maize crop on 40 hectares of land in Chuadanga, much to the worry of farmers in the south-western district famous for cultivation of the winter crop.

November 19, 2019
November 19, 2019

Rice gets pricier

After soaring prices of onions, consumers now have to deal with rice prices creeping up over the last few weeks.

October 8, 2019
October 8, 2019

I don’t know how, bring back my son

“Bring back my son alive.” This is all Rokeya Khatun could say as her relatives tried to console her in her home on Kushtia town’s PTTI Road.

July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019

Construction of multipurpose buildings in full swing

Construction of the multipurpose complex in front of the Shilaidaha Kuthibari in Kushtia, where Rabindranath Tagore lived a part of life, is going on in full swing.

June 23, 2019
June 23, 2019

Level crossings a trouble for Chuadanga townspeople

There are six level crossings in Chuadanga town through which trains pass 34 times a day, contributing to intense traffic jam, which is eating up almost five hours of townspeople every day.

June 10, 2019
June 10, 2019

A different Eid entertainmen in remote Kushtia village

A Kabadi match held between two teams, comprising five male players each, has made a day blissful for the people of Mirpur upazila as those having one wife were in a team and those having two wives...

May 20, 2019
May 20, 2019

Boro Farmers: Kushtia DC brings smiles to some

Moyen Uddin was overjoyed after being able to sell his Boro paddy at a government procurement installation at a fair price, thanks to the proac-tive initiative from the Kushtia district...

May 18, 2019
May 18, 2019

Price woes for rice growers

Although paddy farmers are poised to get a bigger harvest this year, low prices have sapped their joy in the 10 south-western districts of the country. ...