Dwoha Chowdhury | The Daily Star
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  • Misaligned wheels or faulty lines

    The derailment of Upaban Express in Moulvibazar was caused likely by faulty lines or misaligned carriage wheels, say officials.
  • Batighar now mesmerising Sylhet residents too

    Batighar first opened its doors in Chattogram way back in 2005. It took almost another decade before it opened its second store in 2017 in the capital Dhaka. By then, the bookstore had become somewhat of an icon in the port city.
  • Eid shopping frenzy grips Sylhet

    With Eid just around the corner, people are thronging shopping malls and roadside shops in Sylhet city to buy their desired items.
  • Cast adrift in sea for 3 days without food

    Amir Hossain made two desperate attempts to cross the Mediterranean to reach Europe. He first tried once last year and again on May 9 this year.
  • Pursuit of dream ends in tragedy

    Europe has long been a promised land for Bangladeshi fortune seekers. With illusion further fuelled by human traffickers, many take risky journeys through the Mediterranean, knowing well it may turn fatal in the hazardous sea. But when they are held hostage by human traffickers or other criminal gangs in Libya, a transit point en route to Europe, they realise