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Big Bull, Big Price: Tk 28 lakh for ‘Bazarer Raja’

Cattle traders charge high price in the cattle markets of Dhaka ahead of the Eid-ul-Azha, while supply of cattle is still moderate.

  • rendezvous Siam-Puja

    A rendezvous with Siam & Puja

    The romantic saga of Sujon and Pori has taken new turns, as 'Poramon 2', the sequel of Poramon series, has hit the movie theaters this Eid. Youngsters Siam Ahmed and Puja Cherry have played the role of star-crossed lovers in this film. In a recent interview with Star Showbiz, this aspiring duo has talked about their experience of working in the industry thus far, their future plans and the much needed X-Factor that is required for sustainable growth in the showbiz industry.

  • Celebrating Yoga

    The 4th International Day of Yoga is celebrated in Dhaka, Rajshahi, and Chittagong cities of Bangladesh. The High Commission of India in Dhaka and Assistant High Commissions of India in Rajshahi and Chittagong organised events to observe the day.

  • Joy’s Ploys

    This week in Uncensored with Rafi Hossain, Joy reveals the secret to his success and talks about the challenges of hosting such an unconventional talk show.

  • Champions of Asia: Bangladesh Women’s Cricket Team

    Not used to such a warm reception, the Bangladesh women's cricket team members were looking around anxiously as the bus carrying the ACC Women's Asia Cup 2018 champions reached the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka yesterday.

  • household vegetable gardens

    Flood-proof farming

    When seasonal floods reach her village of Betil Char in Chowhali upazila of Sirajganj, 60-year-old Joygan Begum knows what to

  • Budget: Prices up, prices down

    Finance Minister AMA Muhith proposes changes to duties on different products, which will result in increase and decrease in their prices.

  • Jamdani Sari fair

    Jamdani fair in Dhaka ahead of Eid

    Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation (BSCIC) organises a Jamdani fair at the National Museum in Dhaka, targeting the Eid-ul-Fitr festival.

  • Bangladeshi Parrot lover

    Feathery friends

    You might have already come across a man roaming around with a yellowish bird on his shoulder in Hatirjheel area of Dhaka. Nazmul Houqe Khan Sumon, a bird lover, has been raising five birds like his own children.

  • Iftar items in Puran Dhaka

    Iftar items in Chawkbazar: To eat or not to eat

    With the beginning of Ramadan, Chawkbazar, in Puran Dhaka, becomes even busier than usual. The market bustles with shoppers from all localities while traders display a variety of iftar items from afternoon.

  • Our environmental saviour?

    As global concerns continue to rise with 500 billion to 1 trillion plastic bags being produced every year around the globe, a number of eco-friendly companies come up with a seemingly wonderful idea: biodegradable bags.

  • Channel i presents Lux Super Star

    A Tale of Two Stars: Mantasha and Brishti

    Winning the country’s biggest talent hunt show ‘Channel i presents Lux Super Star’ is not an easy task. It requires talent and hard work to win titles, tiaras and sashes. This year, an aspiring Fine Arts student Mim Mantasha bagged the coveted title at a glamorous event held at Bangabandhu International Convention Centre on May 11.

  • anti-drug war

    15 more killed as anti-drug crusade goes on

    At least 15 more suspects are killed as the countrywide anti-drug crusade continues to draw more blood, mounting a heap of 123 bodies in the last 16 days.

  • In conversation with the sensational Pritom

    Young, talented and trending – Pritom Hasan carves a unique place for himself in our music industry, especially among the young urban crowd. In a conversation with Star Showbiz, the rising star he talks about his passions, inspirations and what drives his music.

  • summer in Bangladesh

    Unusual summer this year

    Summers in Bangladesh are usually unforgiving as the mercury keeps on rising throughout the season, but not this time. This year, the summer is unusual, with relentless rains and thunderstorms dominating most part of the season from March to April.

  • Dead whale Kuakata

    Dead whale washes ashore in Kuakata

    A dead whale is washed ashore along Kuakata beach in Patuakhali.

  • Italian Pizza Baked Bangla Style

    Believe it or not, a street restaurant is making pizza using Bangla-styled wood-fired stove in Paribagh of Dhaka.

  • Uncensored with Rafi Hossain: Nabila and Reem: A Marriage Made in Heaven

    The match of our very own Masuma Rahman Nabila and corporate honcho Jubaidul Haque Reem makes us believe that marriages are indeed made in heaven.

  • Gordon Greenidge

    Greenidge recounts memories from 1997

    Bangladesh’s former coach Gordon Greenidge spoke today at The Daily Star Centre at a program organized by the Bangladesh Cricket Supporters' Association (BCSA) and he recalled some memories from the ICC Trophy which the Tigers had won to ensure qualification for the 1999 Cricket World Cup.

  • Irregularities, power play mar election

    It is a vote of the ruling Awami League in Khulna City Corporations today, exercising power play, as far as seen on the field throughout the city.

  • Khulna City Corporation Election 2018 begins

    EC observer assaulted at Khulna polling centre

    An observer of Election Commission from Dhaka is assaulted by supporters of Awami League-backed Khulna City Corporation (KCC) mayoral candidate at a polling centre in Khulna city right after voting began.

  • Students to boycott classes, exams until quota gazette published

    The students demonstrating for quota reform vow to boycott their classes and examinations across the country until the gazette notification abolishing the quota system in government jobs is published.

  • Mother's day 2018

    Mother's day today: The forgotten ones

    Rani Bala cannot remember much about her life before she was brought to a shelter home at Abdullahpur in the capital. After her daughter and son turned her away, homeless Rani wandered around the streets of Shanir Akhra for two years.

  • Dog killer given 6 months in jail

    A year ago, city dwellers had to witness a horrendous form of brutality unleashed on two female dogs and 14 puppies.

  • Live: Rabindra Sangeet singer Sahana Bajpaie

    Rabindra Sangeet singer extraordinaire Sahana Bajpaie is LIVE right now at The Daily Star’s monthly Facebook Live session ASK ME ANYTHING. Comment here to talk to the artiste and ask your questions, and share the video to let your friends watch it.

  • Kadaknath: The chicken with healing powers Zahed Khan

    Kadaknath: The chicken with healing powers

    Black meat chicken popularly known as Kadaknath of India is now a new addition in Bangladesh’s livestock collection. Kadaknath is a native bird of Madhya Pradesh in India, which is popular for its black color. Kadaknath’s eggs and meat are very nutritious with high medicinal values. The meat of Kadaknath is low in cholesterol, and contains many vitamins. To know more about Kadaknath and other unusual poultry, watch our Star Live video.

  • Vintage cars: A walk through time

    Watch Star Live to know more about Mahmudul Faruq, an automobile enthusiast, and his unique collection of vintage cars.

  • Know your knees

    Ask any med student, and they will all agree that the knee is probably the most complex joint in the body. As a matter of fact most of the people who take up my course come with problems related to weak knees, or injury. Others suffer back aches that originate from their knees, although they do not even realise it.

  • Mobile Nursery in Dhaka

    Nursery at your doorstep

    BRAC Nursery, a social enterprise of BRAC, launches its first ever Caravan Activation in Dhaka to raise awareness on the importance of urban greenery through planting trees in a bid to counter the effects of climate change and carbon emissions.

  • Charak festival

    Charak festival: A different kind of Pahela Baishakh celebration in Pabna

    People from all walks of life in Satbaria village of Pabna’s Sujanagar upazila celebrate the first day of the Bangla New Year with the century-old tradition of Charak festival.

  • Uncensored with Rafi Hossain: Bobby talks on her new film 'Bizli'

    After the release of the trailer for ‘Bizli’, she became a viral sensation for the innovation she is bringing to Bengali cinema. With her first venture being 'Khoj – The Search' in 2010, it didn't take long for everyone to know her name.