Sanjoy Kumar Barua

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.

June 2, 2021
June 2, 2021

Buddhist monk attacked in temple

Two unidentified men attacked an indigenous Buddhist monk inside a temple in remote Panchhari upazila of Khagrachhari and looted Tk 1 lakh early Monday.

March 28, 2021
March 28, 2021

Incomplete water supply facility now a ‘tourist spot’

The Department of Public Health Engineering (DPHE) spent around Tk 2.25 crore to construct a facility for supplying fresh water to Neelachal, a tourist hotspot in Bandarban, and areas surrounding it.

March 25, 2021
March 25, 2021

Mysterious fire destroys 100-acre orchard

A devastating fire yesterday destroyed an 100-acre orchard of the Mro community who have been protesting the construction of a luxury hotel in Naitong area of Bandarban.

February 15, 2021
February 15, 2021

People of Rakhine Community: Their numbers shrinking in Teknaf

Ma Ching Rakhine, along with her family members, was forced to leave their ancestral home in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar around 10 years ago in the face of threats from Rohingya criminals.

February 13, 2021
February 13, 2021

Land lost, so is livelihood

Around 65 Mro families of three villages in Bandarban’s Lama upazila are living in fear of eviction from their ancestral homes with no source of livelihood after land grabbers illegally occupied...