Jhalakathi

Jhalakathi: BNP campaign hurt by attacks

Picking a comparatively new face for Jhalakathi-2 and attacks on the candidate have hampered the BNP's election campaign in the constituency, comprising Sadar and Nalchity upazilas.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

A long, hard journey

Seventy-year-old day labourer Md Altaf Hossain from Nokathi village in Jhalakathi's Rajapur upazila has seven children, none of whom studied even as far as the Secondary School Certificate...

October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015

It’s all in the mind: The story of a ‘disabled’ Tuhin (video)

He comes to the school early in the morning, takes classes and leaves after everybody. His students are ready to follow his words and they feel bored if he is absent for a day. He is Tuhin, a...

March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015

Jhalakathi land office set on fire

Miscreants set fire to a land office in Jhalakathi Sadar upazila, burning down important documents of the office