Arun Bikash Dey

October 7, 2021
October 7, 2021

Ctg commuters suffer during transport workers’ unannounced strike

Commuters suffered as a section of transport workers in Chattogram city went for strike today without any prior announcement.

October 6, 2021
October 6, 2021

Students not ok due to over-dependence on gadgets: Study

The pandemic has increased students’ dependencies on electronic gadgets and mobile phones, with 68 percent passing two to four hours a day on their mobile phones, nine percent spending that much...

October 1, 2021
October 1, 2021

Shots fired on farmers

At least seven people sustained shotgun pellet wounds as “men of a Water Development Board contractor” opened fire during a heated debate with farmers over keeping dredging machinery on their land...

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021

7 suffer bullet injuries during clash over extracting soil from Sangu River

At least seven people suffered bullet wounds during a clash between local farmers and SS Dredger, over the latter’s equipment taking up the farmers’ land from Sangu river this morning at Tulatoli...

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021

‘Should’ve held her tighter’

“Why did I not hold her hand tighter?”

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021

How many must die before they wake up?

When open sewers in the port city have become a death trap claiming at least four lives in the span of just three months, the authorities concerned stay in a deep slumber instead of taking measures...

September 29, 2021
September 29, 2021

A life lost to negligence

A university student died after falling into a roadside drain at the port city’s Agrabad Badamtoli area on Monday night. The fourth such death in the last four months, the incident sparked major...

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021

What a waste of water!

A whopping 34 percent of annual revenue of Chattogram Wasa simply drips into thin air.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

An enemy of our own making

The medicines we are self-prescribing in our efforts to fight off illnesses are actually creating stronger and deadlier germs.

September 18, 2021
September 18, 2021

BRTC bus service for port city students to resume today

Ever since schools started this week, Jayeeta Talukdar, a tenth-grader at Chattogram city’s Dr Khastagir Government Girls’ High School, has found it difficult to get to school in jam-packed public...