Dipankar Roy | The Daily Star
  • Dipankar Roy

  • Voter list updating begins

    With a target to collect information about 1.8 lakh voters, the Election Commission started a voter list updating programme in Khulna district yesterday.
  • Reunited after 10 years

    Though it had been over 10 years since she saw him, it took Selina Akhter less than 10 seconds to recognise her father on Friday.
  • Jute mills workers withdraw 96hr strike

    Jute mill workers have withdrawn their strike, protests and blockade, following a five-hour meeting with government officials held in Dhaka on Monday night around 11:30 pm.
  • The tightening noose of golden fibre

    The jute industry is in such deep debt that it would have to sell an arm and a leg, and perhaps both kidneys too, to be able to pay all that it owes their workers.
  • Testament to atrocities

    “I stood motionless in front of a table where a broken helmet and Pakistani currency were displayed at the martyred gallery.