Zahangir Shah | The Daily Star
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  • Paturia Ghat: Disruption in ferry service triggers chaos

    Commuters from south and south-western districts of the country traveling through the Paturia ferry terminal have been suffering long tailback.
  • A pipeline at risk of being clogged

    In October 2019, Bangladesh cricket was shaken to its core after national cricketers called for a strike and placed an 11-point demand -- which was later extended to 13 points. One of those demands stated the necessity to improve gyms, indoor facilities and ground facilities across the country.
  • A ‘doctor’, a miscarriage and a decade-old lie

    For 15 years, Pramad Chakrabarti offered treatment to pregnant women and children in Manikganj district.
  • How to prevent spread of coronavirus

    They roam around in quarantine!

    Although the government is repeatedly requesting people returning home from abroad to be in home quarantine for 14 days to prevent spread of novel coronavirus, many of them are seen walking freely in their localities.
  • Kaliganga river on deathbed

    The once vibrant Kaliganga river in Manikganj appears to be almost dead at places and local environmental activists blame illegal encroachment and absence of dredging for it.