Dwoha Chowdhury

July 10, 2021
July 10, 2021

Surge in Covid Cases: Sylhet runs out of ICU beds

On June 20, Rafique Miah, an elderly resident of Sunamganj’s Jagannathpur upazila, tested positive for Covid-19. He was treated at a private hospital’s intensive care unit (ICU) for three days till...

July 3, 2021
July 3, 2021

Greens worried as new safari park planned

A proposal to build the country's third safari park in Lathitila forest of Moulvibazar has raised concerns among environmentalists as the construction of roads and structures will threaten the...

June 29, 2021
June 29, 2021

Plight of the haor people

The struggles of the people living in the haor areas of the country’s north-eastern districts came to light during the early flash floods of 2017.

June 26, 2021
June 26, 2021

Tenants bar demolition of risky market

Built in 1975, Raja Mansion has been an integral part of the post-Liberation War literary and cultural history of Sylhet.

June 1, 2021
June 1, 2021

Disaster Management in Sylhet: City authorities caught napping

There are laws, rules and specific instructions on how a government authority should remain prepared all the time to face a disaster.

May 30, 2021
May 30, 2021

Experts urge alert after four mild tremors jolt Sylhet

After repeated mild tremors in Sylhet yesterday, experts warned the possibility of a major earthquake at Dauki Fault Line and urged all to stay alert.

May 28, 2021
May 28, 2021

Focus on Sylhet’s prospects to reduce regional disparity

The government should exploit the opportunities in northeastern districts by taking adequate measures when formulating the national budget for fiscal 2021-22 as it would help reduce regional...

May 19, 2021
May 19, 2021

Mayhem in Sunamganj: Jhumon Das, sued under DSA, still in jail

Jhumon Das Apon, accused in a Digital Security Act (DSA) case filed over criticising Hefajat-e-Islam leader Mamunul Haque on Facebook, has been in jail for over two months.

May 18, 2021
May 18, 2021

Discipline is key to organisational growth

When the coronavirus pandemic hit the world early last year, the airline industry was among the first sectors that felt the crisis’s impacts as almost every country closed doors to protect itself...

May 18, 2021
May 18, 2021

The green cost of development

During mass development in an urban area, the monetary cost is always disclosed. But what about the environmental cost, which is more valuable than money?