Mostafa Shabuj

October 23, 2021
October 23, 2021

Silence of the river

Fishermen of Majhipara village look to the Akhira for their livelihood, but since October 17 they have been unable to answer the river’s call even though they need its bounties desperately.

October 23, 2021
October 23, 2021

‘I want to commit suicide, but can’t leave my mother alone’

Since Taliban came to power in Afghanistan, Nargis Nayeel Sadat, 22, a business entrepreneur and women activist based in Kabul, is on the run along with her mother to save their lives after a...

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021

The 14-year-old who crossed the Bangla Channel

Fourteen-year-old Rabbi Rahman, a tenth grader from Bogura, is the youngest Bangladeshi swimmer to cross the Bangla Channel in the Bay of Bengal. He secured the first place in the 15th Fortune...

September 20, 2021
September 20, 2021

Planned EPZ in Santal Palli: BEPZA to go ahead despite protests

The government is forging ahead with its plan to set up the country’s largest export processing zone on 1,842 acres of farmland under the Gobindaganj upazila of Gaibandha district that the local...

September 13, 2021
September 13, 2021

We can behead ‘kafirs’ like you

Habibullah Farzad, a Ph.D. scholar of the South Asian University, New Delhi and also a human rights activist, was beaten

September 8, 2021
September 8, 2021

Customers suffer as Nagad blocks accounts alleging suspicious transactions

A number of customers of Nagad have alleged that they were facing troubles in carrying out transactions on their accounts as the mobile financial service provider has suspended them on suspicion of...

August 22, 2021
August 22, 2021

Taliban takeover through two Afghans lenses

Questions are swirling in the air after the Taliban took control of Afghanistan last week ending the rule of West-backed government of Ashraf Ghani. It took

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Aus acreage shrinks for dry weather

Farmers cultivated Aus paddy on a reduced area in Bangladesh this year because of dry weather during the main transplantation season, said farmers and officials.

July 13, 2021
July 13, 2021

Bogura glass vial SME cluster almost extinct

Just three or four years ago, Shihari and Dumori villages in Bogura’s Adamdighi upazila were buzzing with activity as some 400 small glass vial factories operated in the area.

July 7, 2021
July 7, 2021

Change Maker: Back to roots to set up agro farm

It is expected that a student graduating from a reputed university would want a good job in the big city.