Mostafa Shabuj

September 20, 2021
September 20, 2021

Planned EPZ in Santal Palli: BEPZA to go ahead despite protests

The government is forging ahead with its plan to set up the country’s largest export processing zone on 1,842 acres of farmland under the Gobindaganj upazila of Gaibandha district that the local...

September 13, 2021
September 13, 2021

We can behead ‘kafirs’ like you

Habibullah Farzad, a Ph.D. scholar of the South Asian University, New Delhi and also a human rights activist, was beaten

September 8, 2021
September 8, 2021

Customers suffer as Nagad blocks accounts alleging suspicious transactions

A number of customers of Nagad have alleged that they were facing troubles in carrying out transactions on their accounts as the mobile financial service provider has suspended them on suspicion of...

August 22, 2021
August 22, 2021

Taliban takeover through two Afghans lenses

Questions are swirling in the air after the Taliban took control of Afghanistan last week ending the rule of West-backed government of Ashraf Ghani. It took

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Aus acreage shrinks for dry weather

Farmers cultivated Aus paddy on a reduced area in Bangladesh this year because of dry weather during the main transplantation season, said farmers and officials.

July 13, 2021
July 13, 2021

Bogura glass vial SME cluster almost extinct

Just three or four years ago, Shihari and Dumori villages in Bogura’s Adamdighi upazila were buzzing with activity as some 400 small glass vial factories operated in the area.

July 7, 2021
July 7, 2021

Change Maker: Back to roots to set up agro farm

It is expected that a student graduating from a reputed university would want a good job in the big city.

July 1, 2021
July 1, 2021

Ashrayan Project-2: Seven houses collapse after moderate rain

Seven out of 22 houses built for homeless people under the Ashroyon project-2 have partially collapsed following moderate rainfall in Koyerkhali area of Bogura’s Sherpur upazila four days ago.

June 26, 2021
June 26, 2021

Outcry for proper healthcare at Gaibandha chars

“Around one and a half years ago, my sister-in-law, Taslima, died after suffering from post-pregnancy complications. She gave birth to a baby while still on the boat, heading towards the hospital....

June 25, 2021
June 25, 2021

Slipping back to uncertainty

A homeless freedom fighter and eight others, who have been blessed with a cluster of houses in Shajahanpur, Bogura, have found that even moderate rains can leave their new houses completely flooded...