Publish: March 30, 2013
Cover Story

Fortnightly to Weekly Insight on National Page

Star Insight is being merged into National page of The Daily Star. It will no more be published in magazine format. Rather, once every week the best articles will be placed in half of national page.

A new transition Rafi Hossain It has been seven years since Star Insight began its publication. Published fortnightly, the magazine had its share of great moments. It also had its moments of despair. All-in-all, Star Insight has come to a

Narail

Thousand Candles Lit to pay Homage to Martyrs

Every year since 1997, thousands of people from different corners of the country enjoy a spectacular sight as 1,00,000 candles, in the shape of Shaheed Minar and Bangla alphabets are lit in memory of the Language Movement martyrs in Narail on February 21. Visitors say that it is a wonderful spectacle and a nice way to show our homage to the language martyrs.

Thousands of people from different corners of the country enjoy a spectacular sight as 1,00,000 candles, in the shape of Shaheed Minar and Bangla alphabets are lit in memory of the Language Movement at the Wellington playground field (Kuridov Math)

Farmers’ Voice

The Fortress Built Near Water

Bangladeshi expatriate farmers in Oman, Qatar, Palm Desert region of USA and in different Middle East countries and across the world, have revolutionarily shaped green revolution. It is unimaginable that an individual Bangladeshi farmer has turned into an institution. Agriculture sector is becoming huge and food security is being ensured through their relentless efforts, in home as well as in abroad. Today, I'll share with you the story of Abdur Razzak, who lives in the agricultural town, called Wafra in Kuwait. He's an inspiration, a great revolution in the farming sector of Kuwait.

During last summer, I visited Kuwait along with “Hridoye Mati O Manush” team. Having heard so many good things about Bangladeshi farmers working in Kuwait, I really felt it is a ‘must’ to visit the country and look closely what

Fortnightly to Weekly Insight on National Page