Mintu Deshwara | The Daily Star
  • Mintu Deshwara

  • Karam Utshab concludes in Sylhet

    People from different districts attended the festival and performed their rituals. On the opening night, the community people, led by the chief, prayed under the ‘Holy Karam’ tree.
  • A house that could have been a museum

    A house which could have been a memorial or museum honouring women’s role in the independence movement against the British is occupied by the family of a local razakar.
  • Miscarriage in the tea gardens

    “We can read it ourselves inside our homes but we can’t organise a reading circle to share the contents of the manual, without
  • Electric poles in middle of road poses risk of accidents

    Due to lack of coordination between institutions concerned, the renovation work of 686-metre-long road is going on without removing 12 electric poles in the middle of the road in Derai municipality in Sunamganj, posing serious risks of accidents.
  • Fishermen happy as native fish abundant in Hakaluki Haor

    Native fish have been increasing gradually in Hakaluki Haor, much to the delight of local fishermen in three upazilas.