Rabiul Hasan | The Daily Star
  • Rabiul Hasan

  • Fani’s silver lining: A blessing for mangoes

    The rain that the weakened cyclonic storm Fani brought yesterday has made the mango farmers of Rajshahi region happy, considering prospect of a good yield.
  • Unique effort to promote Adivasi languages

    Chapainawabganj administration has for the first time printed invites for the International Mother Language Day programmes in five languages, including three indigenous ones.
  • Mango, even in winter

    The mangoes of Chapainawabganj, a delicacy of Bangladeshi summer, are now available amid the chills of winter.
  • Children's park or grazing field!

    Collectorate Shishu Park, the only children's park in Chapai-nawabganj town, has not seen any renovation for nearly one and a half decades and remained virtually unusable.
  • At home in the saddle

    She's determined and courageous: at the tender age of twelve, Tasmina Aktar from Chak Subolpur village in Naogaon's Dhamoirhat upazila has quite a reputation in horse racing circles. The seventh-grade student is accustomed to placing first or second in any race. As a jockey she's participated in around fifty events. Tasmina is a girl undeterred, happy to compete in a sport usually reserved for men.