Shaheen Mollah | The Daily Star
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  • ‘Suspects’ held 2 days before blast

    Contradicting the police account, family members of two of the suspects arrested in connection with the explosion at Pallabi Police Station said they were detained two days before the incident.
  • Traders fear loss, buyers complain of high prices

    With only a day remaining before Eid-ul-Azha, selling of sacrificial animals is yet to gain momentum at the markets in the capital.
  • Ensuring health rules a far cry at cattle markets

    Ignoring suggestions of the National Technical Advisory Committee (NTAC) on Covid-19, 18 cattle markets were set up in the capital with a promise to maintain health guidelines as a preventive measure against the pandemic.
  • Flow of cattle still slow at markets

    Every year before Eid-ul-Azha, the cattle markets bustle with people; excitement fills the air while haggling commences in full force. The smelly, yet lively haats are the place to be; the animals -- sights to behold.
  • Dhaka Slums: Where Covid is curiously quiet

    Something strange is happening in the capital’s slums -- Covid-19 cases are hard to come by.