7h ago| News Multimedia

Police identify BNP office area as 'crime scene'

DMP Joint Commissioner Biplob Kumar Sarker said law enforcers are conducting raids at the BNP office and surrounding areas in Nayapaltan.

7h ago| News Multimedia

BCL stages sit-in at DU campus to stop JCD

Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) is "ready" to resist BNP's student wing, Chhatra Dal leaders and activists, saying that they may come to the Dhaka University campus and create an "unstable" situation.

3d ago| News Multimedia

None of Bangladesh Railway's 35 projects ending on time

None of the Bangladesh Railway's 35 ongoing projects -- to improve passenger services -- will be completed on time.

1w ago| News Multimedia

Construction of Karnaphuli Tunnel’s South Tube completed

The construction work of the south tube of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Tunnel under the Karnaphuli River has been completed. As a result, two parts of Chattogram city have been united through the underground tunnel for the first time.

1w ago| News Multimedia

Why is the law silent over free drug trade in B'baria?

In continuation of our reports on the drug trade in the border areas, the destination this time is Brahmanbaria. Only 104km from Dhaka, the district has a wide availability of drugs, which makes substance abuse virtually a common practice there.

1w ago| News Multimedia

Can Bangladesh learn anything from Sri Lanka's financial crisis?

Sri Lanka, which is known for its quality education, healthcare, and migration policies and practices, has, however, experienced one of the worst financial crises as a nation in recent history.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Police identify BNP office area as 'crime scene'

DMP Joint Commissioner Biplob Kumar Sarker said law enforcers are conducting raids at the BNP office and surrounding areas in Nayapaltan.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

BCL stages sit-in at DU campus to stop JCD

Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) is "ready" to resist BNP's student wing, Chhatra Dal leaders and activists, saying that they may come to the Dhaka University campus and create an "unstable" situation.

December 5, 2022
December 5, 2022

None of Bangladesh Railway's 35 projects ending on time

None of the Bangladesh Railway's 35 ongoing projects -- to improve passenger services -- will be completed on time.

December 4, 2022
December 4, 2022

Farhana Shetu’s “Ankur” depicts sufferings of children with cancer

<p>Photographer Farhana Shetu captured the sufferings of children diagnosed with leukaemia. The fortnight-long exhibition titled “Ankur” ended on December 3.</p>

December 4, 2022
December 4, 2022

Fardin murder: How long will it take to solve the mystery?

It has been a month since Fardin's murder. So far, there has been no significant progress in the murder investigation.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

Protest at DU to stop plying of non-university vehicles

There is an ongoing protest at Dhaka University after the death of Rubina Akhter. The protesting students have demanded an end to the access of non-DU cars and heavy vehicles on the campus.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

'BNP united as a party'

Anwar Ali, a journalist for The Daily Star, spoke to BNP leaders and activists after a mass rally in Rajshahi today. Watch Star on the Spot to find out more.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

BNP rally begins in Rajshahi

BNP's divisional rally began on Madrasa Maidan in Rajshahi city this morning.

December 2, 2022
December 2, 2022

BNP rally: Rajshahi city abuzz with festivity

Hundreds of thousands of BNP men have come to Rajshahi today to join the party's divisional rally. The city is now bustling with processions, and slogans. There are arrays of tents and fire pits for cooking around the venue at Hazrat Shah Makhdum Central Eidgah ground and surrounding areas.

November 27, 2022
November 27, 2022

'Karnaphuli Tunnel will change nation's economy'

In Chattogram, from Mirsharai to Cox’s Bazar and Moheshkhali, several mega projects of thousands of billion takas in total, are in different stages of development.