Sumon Ali

April 11, 2022
April 11, 2022

A mother's love: Flies to Libya, brings back abducted son

Shahinoor Begum left no stone unturned in the search for her kidnapped son even though everyone told her that there was no hope.

April 6, 2022
April 6, 2022

‘Dhaka rivers will be pollution-free before Bangabandhu's next birthday'

National River Conservation Commission (NRCC) Chairman Dr Manjur Ahmed Chowdhury today said that all rivers surrounding the capital will be pollution-free before the next birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

March 6, 2022
March 6, 2022

Food ministry officials’ trip to UK, Turkey: No one knows how much it’ll cost

An 11-member delegation of the food ministry is due to go on a ten-day tour of the UK and Turkey from March 8 but no one knows the schedule and budget yet, raising questions about the need for the trip when the government is watching its expenditure for the pandemic.

January 26, 2022
January 26, 2022

Filed case as those helping SUST protests with money are Jamaat-Shibir men: Sylhet Tanti League leader

A case has been filed against 145 unidentified people and the detained five former students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology for donating money to demonstrating students on campus demanding the resignation of the vice-chancellor.

January 12, 2022
January 12, 2022

High-tech vessel shines hope on hilsa research

Researchers now have gotten an opportunity to promote hilsa production in the country, thanks to the introduction of a high-tech vessel by the Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute.

January 12, 2022
January 12, 2022

Covid situation in bangladesh: Things can get out of hand fast

With the health directorate reporting 2,458 new Covid cases yesterday, the highest in four months, experts warned that the pandemic situation, fuelled by community transmission of Omicron variant, may get worse fast.

December 26, 2021
December 26, 2021

Example of miscarriage of law, order

Monoranjan Hajong, the father of traffic police sergeant Mohua Hajong, lost one of his legs after getting hit by a car on December 3 at the capital’s Chairman Bari area.

October 10, 2021
October 10, 2021

84.6 percent university students faced mental health crisis during pandemic: Study

At least 84.6 percent university students faced mental health problems during the pandemic, as per a recent study.

August 20, 2021
August 20, 2021

No let-up in dengue deaths

Leaving a 40-day-old baby behind, Tabassum Shahirin died of dengue yesterday morning while undergoing treatment at Enam Medical College Hospital.

August 17, 2021
August 17, 2021

‘Stop the blame game, take responsibility’

Certain areas within the jurisdiction of the city corporation require intensive care when it comes to Aedes mosquitoes. They need to be cleaned, fogged, and sprayed regularly -- something the city authorities have failed to do. Some experts say this is the prime reason behind the rise in this year’s dengue cases.