Saikat Dewan

October 9, 2017
October 9, 2017

More harmful hill farming

A new method of jhum cultivation, called 'hill cultivation' by locals, is becoming common in the three hill districts, although experts say that this method of farming is unscientific and...

September 13, 2017
September 13, 2017

Malta cultivation gets popular in Khagrachhari

Farmers in the district have been cultivating malta for the last few years as they have found it to be a profitable crop.

September 9, 2017
September 9, 2017

Change Maker: Dragon fruit kindles hope

Originally from Mexico and nowadays common in Southeast Asia and China, the delectable dragon fruit, also called pitaya, is a relative

May 25, 2017
May 25, 2017

Illegal sand lifting from Chengi river

An influential person has continued illegal sand lifting from the Chengi river in Panchhari upazila under the district for about two weeks.

May 3, 2017
May 3, 2017

Sajek hit hard by food crisis

Karoti Tripura, a housewife at Beatbunia under Sajek in Baghaichhari upazila of Rangamati, walked four long hours to collect only 10 kilogrammes of rice on Monday.

April 27, 2017
April 27, 2017

Food crisis hits Sajek valley

Acute food crisis prevails in different villages of the remote Sajek union under Baghaichhari upazila of Rangamati for the last two to three months where one kilogramme of coarse rice is being sold...

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