Kongkon Karmaker | The Daily Star
  • Kongkon Karmaker

  • Bangladesh Independence day 2019

    Independence Day Today: THE NORTHERN UPRISING

    The resistance during the 1971 Liberation War began in Rangpur early March and it was a full-on war even before the black night of March 25.
  • A couple dedicated to education

    Otherwise an ordinary couple, Faruk Hossain and Sabera Akter have been doing a laudable job, working to prevent dropout at schools and to provide literacy to elderly people for the last 10 years.
  • Dr Somoresh Das

    The good doctors

    Only two doctors have been tending to patients round the clock for the last three months at the 50-bed Birganj Upazila Health Complex in Dinajpur.
  • Life in cage for years

    With her rare mental disorder, a six-year and two-month-old girl has been leading her life in a bamboo cage for years at Sadipur (Salimpara) village in Sadar upazila.
  • Ethnic voters to be a factor

    Voters belonging to ethnic minority community can influence results at six constituencies of Rangpur and Rajshahi regions in the 11th Parliamentary Election today.