Dipankar Roy | The Daily Star
  • Dipankar Roy

  • Scanty rain worries Khulna farmers

    Aman cultivation in the ongoing sowing season is badly hampered amid insufficient rain in the district as farmers are reluctant to use saline water for irrigation.
  • Whose road is it anyway?

    Authorities’ indifference, as well as lack of foresight and responsibility have left the Khulna city bypass connectivity road in a sorry state, at the expense of local residents and inter-district buses passing through it.
  • Khulna Bastuhara colony waterlogged for five days

    Rainwater has not receded from Khulna city’s Bastuhara colony even after five days, causing immense suffering to its 10,000 residents.
  • Heavy rain spells misery for Khulna residents

    Heavy rain turned many parts of Khulna city into swamps yesterday, paralysing normal life and creating a traffic chaos. Thoroughfares, lanes and bylanes were partially or fully submerged in those areas, causing immense sufferings to city dwellers.
  • Women Gang Rape

    Rape by ‘OC, Others’: Victim’s family being followed, threatened

    Family members of a woman, allegedly gang-raped by an OC and several other policemen in Khulna on Friday, say they are feeling insecure as some plainclothesmen are constantly keeping them under watch.