Sadiqur Rahman

  • Images

    Spinning life out of words

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2018

    Hasan Azizul Huq, one of the most powerful writers of the contemporary Bangla literature, often regrets that the present day children, especially those in the...

  • Images

    Farida Parveen: A life lived for Lalon songs

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on September 14, 2018

    Music was in her blood as a flower lies deep asleep in the seed before it comes into full bloom. While still in her childhood,...

  • Images

    Users suffer for shortage of recharge points

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 11:48pm on September 08, 2018

    Prepaid electric meter users are facing hassles standing in long queues for hours to recharge their power cards amid a shortage of recharge points...

  • Images

    Jaya Ahsan in bloom

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 09:41pm on September 06, 2018

    Jaya Ahsan is among the few media professionals working relentlessly to project Bangla language-based films to the international arena with her well-nourished talent, hard work,...

  • Images

    Projects aplenty, outcome negligible

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2018

    Multi million Taka projects for popularising biogas energy produced virtually no results in Bangladesh due to lack of transparency in their implementation process...

  • Images

    Solar irrigation leads move to low-carbon energy sourcing

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 10:00pm on August 17, 2018

    Solar-powered irrigation pumps have become a viable alternative in irrigation during dry season to diesel-fired pumps that emit carbon dioxide....

  • Images

    Coal-fired power plant in Barguna despite environmental concerns

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 11:52pm on August 06, 2018

    The government is facilitating the implementation of a 307MW coal-fired power plant in coastal Barguna surrounded by reserved lands having wildlife and fish sanctuary....

  • Images

    Consumers to get no respite soon

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:35am on July 07, 2018

    Domestic consumers in the capital could expect to get relief from gas supply shortage when imported Liquefied Natural Gas supply begins in January, Titas Gas...

  • Images

    No respite from plastic pollution

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 11:26pm on June 04, 2018

    Plastic pollution increased in Bangladesh though ‘Beat Plastic Pollution, If you can’t reuse it, refuse it,’ is this year’s theme for the celebration of World...

  • Images

    Sunderbans ecosystem at stake

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 11:09pm on June 04, 2018

    Unplanned industrialisation at Mongla and Rampal in Bagerhat is having disastrous impacts on the habitats and food cycle of the Sunderbans’ flora and fauna, a...