Sadiqur Rahman

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    On the trail of a diva

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 07, 2018

    In a conversation with New Age, Fatema Tuz Zohra revisited some fundamental issues pertaining to music and life including her ethos and her career across...

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    3rd Elephant Conservation Dialogue emphasises habitat protection

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:35am on November 30, 2018

    Bangladesh-India 3rd elephant conservation dialogue held in Dhaka Thursday emphasized on collaborative efforts to protect the endangered mammals.At the inaugural session of the day-long dialogue...

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    LDA finalises 165 candidates

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:56am on November 27, 2018

    Left Democratic Alliance comprising eight leftwing political parties and groups is set to field candidates at 165 constituencies out of 300 in the forthcoming national...

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    Plant doctors by Dhaka city gardeners’ side

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 03:34am on November 23, 2018

    Given the ever decreasing open space in Dhaka as well as hectic schedule, city dwellers often do not feel encouraged to carry out tree plantation...

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    Rooftop gardening getting popular

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 03:31am on November 23, 2018

    The need for growing fruit and vegetable varieties besides flowers on rooftop now has emerged as crucial with the increasing demand for nutritious food as...

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    Firoz Mahmud’s rendezvous with history

    by Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 03:31am on November 09, 2018

    Firoz Mahmud, a New York-based Bangladeshi artist has chosen to narrate historical events and their social, political and economical impacts on the common people as...

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    Dolphins dwindling for water pollution, illegal netting

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 02:02am on November 09, 2018

    Growing commercial activities, water pollution, increase in salinity in the coastal areas and illegal netting are contributing to decrease in dolphin population in the country....

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    Rapid habitat loss threatens wildlife

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 02:00am on November 09, 2018

    Rapid industrialisation coupled with unplanned urbanisation encroaching on forest and wetlands has been wiping out wild animals and birds from their habitats in Bangladesh. Besides,...

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    Repatriation likely from mid-Nov

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury and Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on October 31, 2018

    Bangladesh and Myanmar on Tuesday agreed to begin the repatriation of the forcibly displaced Rohingyas to their homeland Rakhine by mid-November....

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    Safe drinking water still elusive for Dhaka citizens

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 04:16am on October 26, 2018

    People in Dhaka have been facing waterborne health threats as they are yet to be provided with safe water....