Mintu Deshwara | The Daily Star
  • Mintu Deshwara

  • Serving dangerously

    The unnervingly uninviting building appears to be abandoned. But this is a fully functional facility of Boromchal post office in Kulaura upazila.
  • Tea production surges on favourable weather

    Tea production grew 23.62 percent to 52.53 million kilogrammes as of August this year, in an indication that may see the country pull off the highest yield on record at the end of the current year.
  • ‘Durgatinashini Durga’ staged in Barlekha

    Nazrul Academy staged their latest musical production, Durgatinashini Durga, directed by Delwar Hossain Durjoy, at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple at Barlekha, Moulvibazar, on Bijoya Dashami.
  • Sale of wild birds rampant on Dhaka-Sylhet highway

    Buying and selling of birds is rampant on Dhaka-Sylhet highway. Professional and seasonal bird hunters gather to do business in Nabiganj upazila area of Habiganj district, selling off the creatures for people’s consumption.
  • Tea workers’ venture to educate future generation

    In a rare example of altruism, workers of Amo Tea Garden in Habiganj’s Chunarughat upazila are running a school with their paltry income to save their children from discrimination that they commonly face in schools outside garden area.