Amir Hasan Shahriar | The Daily Star
  • Amir Hasan Shahriar

  • Publicity business slower than usual

    Owners and workers of printing presses and sound systems in the port city are in apprehension about the business they would be able to generate ahead of the national election, as they are unsure of a congenial election environment with participation of candidates from all political parties.
  • Accident took his hands, not his will

    At only 14, Rafikul Islam Rabbi is already a source of inspiration.
  • SOS from a hospital

    Md Osman (not his real name), a railway official, was admitted to Bangladesh Railway Hospital in Chattogram last week for acute stomach aches.
  • Facebook

    Let kindness ripple around

    You don't pay back a favour; instead, you help someone else who in turn favours another person -- this is the moto of Facebook group “Pay It Forward Bangladesh”.
  • Shaping Chattogram's bustling cafe scene

    Barcode Cafe, Barcode Marina Capella, Burgwich Town, Barcode GEC, Mejjan Haile Aiyun and Bir Chattola – are all brainchildren of successful businessman, Monjurul Hoque, who began building his restaurant empire in Chattogram several years ago.