The Daily Star (Bangladesh)
Front page of The Daily Star on 17 January 2008
|Headquarters||64-65, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Dhaka-1215|
The Daily Star is the largest circulating English daily newspaper in Bangladesh. Established by Syed Mohammed Ali on 14 January 1991, the newspaper is owned by Mediaworld, major share of which is held by Latifur Rahman's Transcom Group. Transcom Group also owns Prothom Alo, the largest circulating Bengali daily newspaper in Bangladesh.
The general section of the newspaper is headed by Dr Salehuddin Ahmed, its managing editor, while the news team is led by Syed Ashfaqul Haque, chief news editor. Ahmed Aliis in charge of the Metro. Other leaders are AFM Jamaluddin (establishment manager), Mizanur Rahman (accounts manager), Selim S.H. Chowdhury (production & events manager), and Sher Ali (advertising manager).
The Daily Star publishes a number of supplements along with its 24-page main publication.
- The Star, a magazine-size weekly, is published every Friday.
- Lifestyle, a weekly fashion and lifestyle tabloid, is published every Tuesday.
- RisingStars, a weekly tabloid-size supplement for teenagers, is published every Thursday.
- Law and Our Rights, a weekly supplement on legal issues, published every Saturday.
- Star Campus, a university-based supplement of the paper, is published every Sunday.
- Forum, a monthly magazine, edited by Shah Husain Imam, is published with the newspaper on the first Monday of the month.
- Star Insight, a supplement focusing on events beyond Dhaka, published every other Saturday.
- List of newspapers in Bangladesh
- The Daily Independent
- New Age
- Prothom Alo
- The Daily Ittefaq
- Newspaper Trends: Bangladesh, World Advertising Research Center; Retrieved: 14 September 2007
- Syed Murtaza Ali: Tribute on his 25th death anniversary, Syed Muazzem Ali, The Daily Star, Point-Counterpoint, 9 August 2006; Retrieved: 14 September 2007
- Transcom Group; Retrieved: 14 September 2007
- The new generation of journalists has changed the face of the media, Probe News Magazine, 14 September 2007; Retrieved: 14 September 2007
- "About Us". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2007-09-06.
- English Daily: The Daily Star, Media Bangladesh; Retrieved: 2007-09-14
- Star Magazine Website
- Lifestyle Website
- RisingStars Website
- Law and our rights Website
- Star Campus Website
- Forum Website
- Star Insight Website
- The Daily Star Website
- BDmirror24.com, Most Trusted Online Newspaper in Bangladesh
- History of newspapers in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Live
- Bangladeshi Newspapers list
- Bangladeshi Newspapers and Media list
- eBanglaNewspaper.com- A complete source of Newspaper from Bangladesh
- All Bangla Newspaper link / All Daily Newspaper in Bangladesh link