Sanjoy Kumar Barua

November 13, 2021
November 13, 2021

Cracks appear in port city’s first flyover

Cracks have appeared in two pillars of the flyover that connects Chattogram Container Terminal (CCT) of Chattogram port with the Toll Access Road.

November 8, 2021
November 8, 2021

Sampans passed through here once

Not too long ago, only about 15 years, Chattogram’s Manaharkhali canal could let sampans (traditional wooden boats) pass through. But due to rampant encroachment, today it has become little more...

October 23, 2021
October 23, 2021

As if trees don’t matter

In a naked attack on the environment, the Roads and Highways Department (RHD) have cut down around 1,700 trees to construct the connecting road of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Tunnel in...

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021

‘Friends became strangers in the blink of an eye’

“We have been living together in this area like brothers and friends for 30 long years. We shared our lives – our happiness and sorrows. But within the blink of an eye, these familiar people became...

October 7, 2021
October 7, 2021

Marma people in panic a day after man burnt alive

Panic has gripped Marma villagers of Master Para in Khagrachhari’s Ramgarh upazila as one of their community members was burnt to death.

October 4, 2021
October 4, 2021

The wall that appeared out of nowhere!

In a rather mysterious turn of events, a brick wall popped up around the drain where university student Sehrin Mahbub Sadia fell and died last Monday, although both Chattogram City Corporation (CCC...

September 14, 2021
September 14, 2021

As it stands, the world around it burns

For four years now, a ship has remained anchored at Chattogram’s Parki beach.

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Ex-UPDF member shot dead

A former member of the United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF) was shot dead in Khagrachhari’s Panchhari upazila yesterday morning.

June 27, 2021
June 27, 2021

Ex-UPDF man stabbed to death

A 40-year-old man, who was once a member of the United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF), was taken from his home and stabbed dead in the early hours today in Dighinala, Khagrachhari.

June 15, 2021
June 15, 2021

Village chief shot dead in front of family

A karbari (village chief) was shot dead in front of his family in a remote village of Jurachhari upazila of Rangamati Sunday night.