Dwoha Chowdhury

Blogger Ananta Murder: Family still awaits closure

The ageing mother of slain blog writer Ananta Bijoy Das, who was killed by Islamist militants nine years ago, is still waiting for closure.

2w ago

Boro Harvest: Good yields bring joy to haor farmers

Farmers in Sunamganj are passing busy days harvesting Boro paddy, which is their staple crop.

1m ago

Mystery shrouds death of a sand trader in Sylhet

The death of Babul Islam, a stone and sand trader of Sylhet’s Companiganj, is still shrouded in mystery.

1m ago

Akhni: A staple at Sylheti iftars

During the holy month of Ramadan, there’s one dish that tops everyone’s list in Sylhet: Akhni. This dish made of fragrant rice and meat is a popular choice for iftar meals and family gatherings, offering a delightful alternative to biryani with its unique taste and texture.

1m ago

Delay in dyke construction threatens Boro harvest

Farmers in the haor (wetland) areas under Sunamganj district have alleged that the government has failed to complete the construction and repair works of dykes for protecting croplands on time.

2m ago

Crumbling under the weight of time

In 1892, Rai Bahadur Raja Girish Chandra Roy established Sylhet’s first college in Bandarbazar area and named it after his maternal grandfather Murari Chand Roy, a zamindar of Sylhet.

3m ago

For their smiles only

Two-year-old Nusrat Jannat was born with a cleft lip. Her father Monir Miah, a car driver, could not afford to arrange for reconstructive surgery on her lips.

3m ago

Chunga Pitha: Sylhet’s secret winter delicacy

“Dolu” bamboo, newly harvested Binni rice, banana leaves and straw.

4m ago
May 12, 2024
May 12, 2024

Blogger Ananta Murder: Family still awaits closure

The ageing mother of slain blog writer Ananta Bijoy Das, who was killed by Islamist militants nine years ago, is still waiting for closure.

April 27, 2024
April 27, 2024

Boro Harvest: Good yields bring joy to haor farmers

Farmers in Sunamganj are passing busy days harvesting Boro paddy, which is their staple crop.

April 17, 2024
April 17, 2024

Mystery shrouds death of a sand trader in Sylhet

The death of Babul Islam, a stone and sand trader of Sylhet’s Companiganj, is still shrouded in mystery.

April 7, 2024
April 7, 2024

Akhni: A staple at Sylheti iftars

During the holy month of Ramadan, there’s one dish that tops everyone’s list in Sylhet: Akhni. This dish made of fragrant rice and meat is a popular choice for iftar meals and family gatherings, offering a delightful alternative to biryani with its unique taste and texture.

March 17, 2024
March 17, 2024

Delay in dyke construction threatens Boro harvest

Farmers in the haor (wetland) areas under Sunamganj district have alleged that the government has failed to complete the construction and repair works of dykes for protecting croplands on time.

February 15, 2024
February 15, 2024

Crumbling under the weight of time

In 1892, Rai Bahadur Raja Girish Chandra Roy established Sylhet’s first college in Bandarbazar area and named it after his maternal grandfather Murari Chand Roy, a zamindar of Sylhet.

February 7, 2024
February 7, 2024

For their smiles only

Two-year-old Nusrat Jannat was born with a cleft lip. Her father Monir Miah, a car driver, could not afford to arrange for reconstructive surgery on her lips.

January 20, 2024
January 20, 2024

Chunga Pitha: Sylhet’s secret winter delicacy

“Dolu” bamboo, newly harvested Binni rice, banana leaves and straw.

January 13, 2024
January 13, 2024

Tanguar Haor: A paradise lost

The iconic Tanguar Haor, one of Bangladesh’s most important ecologically critical areas, is facing an uncertain future amid growing environmental threats.

January 6, 2024
January 6, 2024

No smooth sailing for ‘boat’ in Sylhet

Awami League candidates in four of the six constituencies of Sylhet district are likely to face tough contests from their opponents in the upcoming national polls slated for January 7.

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