Anvil Chakma

July 13, 2020
July 13, 2020

Pineapple chips in Rangamati hills: An experiment with bright prospects

Soon it may be time to try pineapple chips, made in Bangladesh!

July 1, 2020
July 1, 2020

Mangoes from Rangamati’s Naniarchar being exported to Europe for the first time

Mangoes produced organically in Naniarchar upazila of Rangamati are being exported to several European countries including Italy and the United Kingdom for the first time.

April 13, 2020
April 13, 2020

Boisabi limited to indoors

The indigenous communities of the hill tracts will not celebrate their new year amid the coronavirus fears.

March 22, 2020
March 22, 2020

World Water Day Today: Water crisis grips Rangamati people as springs, runnels drying up

“All the 35 families in our village have to collect water daily from a distant chhara [spring in the hills]. Our sufferings mount during the dry season,” said Karna Rani Tanchangya, 32, of...

March 21, 2020
March 21, 2020

Measles Outbreak: 5 kids die in Rangamati

At least five Tripura children died of measles over last three weeks and 130 others were also infected in Rangamati’s Baghaichhari upazila.

March 16, 2020
March 16, 2020

Safety of thousands compromised for decades

Thousands of residents in ten villages under two unions of Dighinala upazila have been risking their lives to cross the Maini river for ages, without a permanent bridge on the hilly river.

February 21, 2020
February 21, 2020

Dormitory lies unused for 9yrs

There are bushes inside the boundary wall. The playground has almost become a jungle. Doors and windows are broken.

December 19, 2019
December 19, 2019

Hopes big, school small

When reconstruction of Chowdhury Para Government Primary School building was completed back in 1998, its three rooms -- two for classes and the other for administrative purposes -- were probably...

October 30, 2019
October 30, 2019

Vermicompost gaining popularity

Vermicomposting, the natural process of converting organic wastes into fertilisers using earthworms, is bringing extra income to many farmers in Rangamati.

October 3, 2019
October 3, 2019

Students 12,000, dormitory none

Rangamati Government College (RGC), once regarded as one of the acclaimed educational institutions in the district, has been struggling to live up to expectations for at least two decades now.