22h ago| News Multimedia

Village that makes 90% of imitation jewellery items in Bangladesh

Alongside gold, imitation jewellery is widely worn. In today's Inside Bangladesh, watch where and how these jewellery items are made.

1d ago| News Multimedia

Int'l Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples observed at RU

Indigenous students studying at the University of Rajshahi have observed International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2022.

2d ago| News Multimedia

Does JU need another admin building, that too worth Tk 138cr?

The first admin building of Jahangirnagar University was built in the 90s. The second admin building had been opened without its completion in 2016. And despite these two buildings, construction of another administrative building has been ordered at a cost of about Tk 138 crores.

1w ago| News Multimedia

Is there really a need to import LNG?

Is Bangladesh really running out of gas? What is the government planning to meet the gas demands?

1w ago| News Multimedia

What does the China-Taiwan situation mean for Bangladesh?

ANM Muniruzzaman, President of the Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Security Studies, and Mohammad Al-Masum Molla, Deputy Chief Reporter of The Daily Star, discussed the relationship between China and Taiwan. They shared their take on Nancy Pelosi's recent visit to Taiwan and its political ramifications.

1w ago| News Multimedia

Did the govt take adequate measures to handle energy crisis?

In this episode of Star Connects, energy expert Professor M Shamsul Alam discusses the reasons behind Bangladesh’s current energy crisis how we can deal with it.

August 14, 2022
August 14, 2022

Village that makes 90% of imitation jewellery items in Bangladesh

Alongside gold, imitation jewellery is widely worn. In today's Inside Bangladesh, watch where and how these jewellery items are made.

August 13, 2022
August 13, 2022

Int'l Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples observed at RU

Indigenous students studying at the University of Rajshahi have observed International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2022.

August 12, 2022
August 12, 2022

Does JU need another admin building, that too worth Tk 138cr?

The first admin building of Jahangirnagar University was built in the 90s. The second admin building had been opened without its completion in 2016. And despite these two buildings, construction of another administrative building has been ordered at a cost of about Tk 138 crores.

August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022

STAR BOOK TALK: The books that made Kaiser  

Based heavily on Rakib Hasan’s series of detective novels called Teen Goyenda, Hoichoi’s Kaiser is part tribute to the genre of detective novels and part beckoning call for viewers to return to the excitement of reading books.

August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022

“I will stay with art regardless of the form”

Popular actor Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed talks in an adda with Star Arts and Entertainment.

August 9, 2022
August 9, 2022

After pandemic, Holy Ashura sees mass gathering

Today is Holy Ashura. Because of the tragic events in Karbala, this glorious day holds a special significance for Muslims worldwide.

August 9, 2022
August 9, 2022

Moulvibazar becomes Venezuela on NIDs

They are Bangladeshi citizens. They never travelled abroad. But according to their NIDs, their birthplace is Venezuela!

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Jahanara's sanitary, hygiene supplies for flood-affected women

There are a lot of people who extend their support to the flood-affected victims. However, people often forget about women who require proper sanitation and hygiene supplies.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Meant for gas exploration, TK 2000cr used for LNG import

Petrobangla used around Tk 2,000 crore from the Gas Development Fund, which was formed for gas exploration, to import liquefied natural gas. According to Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission, Petrobangla did not take necessary permission for this.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Lawmaker or a lawbreaker?

By breaking the law themselves, some lawmakers are stirring up controversies.