Aminul Islam

October 12, 2021
October 12, 2021

Mother-Daughter Rape: 2 arrestees sent to jail

A Sherpur court yesterday sent two arrestees to jail in a case filed over raping a mother and her 13-year-old daughter.

August 23, 2021
August 23, 2021

Chicken varieties with prospects

Two chicken varieties developed by Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) scientists have the potentials to usher in a new era in poultry farming. Developed from native chicken germplasm, they grow quickly, consume very little and are disease-resistant.

March 9, 2021
March 9, 2021

Unsung Women Heroes: Sumi’s resolve to help those with disabilities

Shamima Akter Sumi, popularly known as Kabya Sumi Sarker, is a poet and prominent social worker in Mymensingh. Over the years, she has increasingly involved herself with multiple initiatives to support all who need help.

February 4, 2021
February 4, 2021

Race against time to finish training

The Covid-19 vaccines have reached Mymensingh, but the health officials of the division are racing against time to complete the training of field level workers and raise mass awareness among people to join the mass inoculation campaign.

December 25, 2020
December 25, 2020

Mymensingh Riders win country's first 100-ball tournament amid concerns

Mymensingh Riders beat Mymensingh Thunders to clinch the title of the Mymensingh Premier League (MPL), the first 100-ball cricket tournament of the country, at the district’s Circuit House Ground today.

October 22, 2020
October 22, 2020

A family’s joy snatched away

Almost a week has passed since the brutal murder of Swechchasebak League leader Masudur Rahman Shuvra. His wife, Tahrima Akter Chumki, is still in shock and cannot stop wailing for her late husband.

October 17, 2020
October 17, 2020

Hard times for rhythmic instrument makers

With artisans busy making and repairing musical instruments, walking around many roads in Boro Kalibari, Boro Bazar and other areas in Mymensingh city, passers-by are usually greeted with a rhythmic sound around this time of the year, ahead of Durga Puja.

July 31, 2020
July 31, 2020

Double whammy for Kalsindur girls

Budding footballers of the famed Kalsindur village of the Dhobaura upazila in Mymensingh have been confined to practising in their courtyards after a double whammy; the coronavirus pandemic paired with flash floods.

July 22, 2020
July 22, 2020

Pandemic widening the chasms that already existed

Is cricket in Bangladesh really as glamorous as it seems? Those who harbour the notion that a career in cricket will always offer a glorious life will be dumbfounded when they dig deeper into the matter.

July 19, 2020
July 19, 2020

Normalcy returning to M’singh Medical College Hospital

The number of patients at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH) is gradually increasing following the withdrawal of shutdown last month.