Rashidul Hasan | The Daily Star
  • Rashidul Hasan

  • Saudi-Bound Workers: Uncertainty still hangs over them

    The government’s decision to vaccinate migrant workers with Sinopharm jabs will not resolve the problem being faced by the Saudi Arabia-bound workers as the vaccine is not yet on the kingdom’s priority list, say recruiters.
  • Hajj again only for people within KSA

    Private hajj agencies and Biman Bangladesh Airlines will lose huge revenue for the second consecutive year as the Saudi government has decided not to allow anyone from abroad to perform hajj amid the pandemic.
  • Aviation sector faces rough ride

    Air travel within the country is going to get costlier as Padma Oil Company, the only source of jet fuel in the country, has once again increased the price of the fuel.
  • domestic worker tortured

    Tortured abroad, now she fears stigma at home

    In yet another instance of female Bangladeshi expatriate workers enduring torture in a Middle East country, a 32-year-old woman returned home from Saudi Arabia with her six-month-old son.
  • Hefajat to get a committee today

    Hefajat-e Islam will announce today its new committee comprising of what insiders said would be the leaders sympathetic to the ruling Awami League.