Mirza Shakil | The Daily Star
  • Mirza Shakil

  • The sub-jail that failed to start in 30 years

    The land of an unused sub-jail in Sakhipur upazila is being grabbed by the vested quarters as the prison could not start functioning in
  • Sorry state of a traditional market in Ghatail

    Hamidpur market, a traditional and largest market in Ghatail upazila, has remained in poor state for long due to lack of renovation, causing immense sufferings to both the buyers and sellers.
  • Risky road crossing

    Several thousand students of a few schools, beside the Dhaka-Tangail highway in Mirzapur upazila, cross the busy highway risking their lives to go to their institutions.
  • Regional roads in bad shape

    Movement of overloaded trucks and lack of repair work for the last few years have made most of the regional roads in Ghatail upazila
  • teenage freedom fighter

    Valour of three teenage freedom fighters

    "We got inspiration from the historic speech of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on March 7 in 1971. After the black night of