Mirza Shakil | The Daily Star
  • Mirza Shakil

  • Beekeepers dealt bitter blow

    Honey yields from mustard in Tangail were dealt a blow this year due to unfavourable weather conditions, say cultivators.
  • Dr Merindy Zoschke

    Picking up where Baker left off

    A physician couple from the US has become the successors to late Dr Edric Sargission Baker, the New Zealander who established the Kailakuri Health Care Center in Madhupur upazila in 1996.
  • People’s safety, sufferings being neglected

    While the widening work of the national highway between Elenga and Jamalpur continues at a snail’s pace, no one seems to care about the health hazards as well as rampant accidents people are being subjected to.
  • Meat consumers’ health risks ignored in Tangail town

    Health of Tangail townspeople is under threat due to absence of slaughterhouse and screening of animals at kitchen markets of the town.
  • Shaky Bailey bridges pose risk on Tangail-Aricha road

    All the 12 Bailey bridges in Tangail portion of Tangail-Aricha road are now in dilapidated conditions, posing risk for a large number of vehicles including passenger buses, goods-laden trucks and light vehicles.