Masuk Hridoy

January 31, 2022
January 31, 2022

Back into darkness

Abdul Hoque was among the several hundred drug traders from Brahmanbaria who had surrendered to police during an anti-narcotics crackdown in 2017.

September 27, 2021
September 27, 2021

A fraudster in many guises

Sometimes he introduced himself as an officer at the land office, sometimes as an officer in the deputy commissioner’s office and at other times as an influential person in a government office.

August 9, 2021
August 9, 2021

Mosquito menace on the rise in Brahmanbaria town

In many areas across the Brahmanbaria town, mosquitoes descend upon neighbourhoods every day after sunset. But these days, even during daytime, their numbers are so high that people are finding it hard to stay home.

April 16, 2021
April 16, 2021

Hefajat’s Innocence Claim: Evidence contradicts

Although the top leaders of Hefajat-e-Islam repeatedly denied the organisation’s involvement in recent countrywide vandalism and violence, photographs and footages testify the opposite.

April 15, 2021
April 15, 2021

Hefajat says 'no', pictures say 'yes'

From March 26 to 28, Hefajat-e-Islam activists attacked and vandalised 58 government and non-government institutions, two temples, and houses and offices of top leaders of the district Awami League and Chhatra League in Brahmanbaria.

April 4, 2021
April 4, 2021

Mayhem in B’baria: Blame game at full throttle

A week after the Brahmanbaria mayhem, Hefajat-e-Islam, the ruling Awami League and the BNP are trading blame for the widespread violence and damages in the town.

April 2, 2021
April 2, 2021

B’baria still reeling from Hefajat havoc

The music academy of legendary musician Ustad Alauddin Khan is situated just 150 metres off Brahmanbaria Sadar Model Police Station.

February 24, 2021
February 24, 2021

Power plant filling up Meghna bank

The state-owned Ashuganj Power Station Company Limited (APSCL) is filling the Meghna bank with sand to construct a new unit near Sohagpur village. The sand is being extracted from the river bed.

December 23, 2020
December 23, 2020

Boro on 15,000 hectares in BADC project uncertain

Irrigation in 15,000 hectares of land in the upcoming Boro season seems uncertain as various parts of the canal under the Ashuganj-Palash Agro Irrigation Project have been filled with sand to upgrade the highway from Ashuganj river port to Akhaura land port into four lanes.

October 30, 2020
October 30, 2020

4 years of Nasirnagar attack: Victims see no hope for justice

Recalling the violent attack at her home in Nasirnagar upazila of Brahmanbaria, Purnima Das still trembles with fear.