Mirza Shakil | The Daily Star
  • Mirza Shakil

  • Sumon shines in fruit cultivation

    Four thousand lemon trees, 1,000 papaya trees, 500 mango trees and 300 banana trees in one orchard -- this is what the creation of a youth in Tangail looks like.
  • Simple but beautiful

    The light-green three-storied building named ‘Baishakhi’ with a pond to its right and a Shaheed Minar in the spacious ground, in front, might look like a wealthy person’s dwelling.
  • Risky movement on ramshackle bridge

    People have continued using a bridge on the Jhinai river at Dapnajor in Basail upazila although the structure has turned highly risky after subsidence of its pillars about two months ago.
  • Education hampered at flood damaged schools in Bhuapur

    Educational activities at Tepibari High School in Bhuapur upazila of Tangail is hampered as the schoolhouse has turned risky due to serious damage caused by the recent floods.
  • Tangail rawhide traders stare at losses

    Seasonal small rawhide traders in Tangail are going through a rough patch as thousands of pieces of rawhides have remained unsold