Siam Sarower Jamil (Bangla: সিয়াম সারোয়ার জামিল) is a Bangladeshi journalist. He did his master's degree in Applied Chemistry & Chemical Engineering from the Islamic University, Bangladesh. There are two books óf him published so far. Early life and education Siam was born in Dhamrai Upazila, Dhaka District, Bangladesh in May 11, 1992. He grew up in Dhaka, Rajshahi & Chittagong. He started his education in an Islamic madrasah at Sandwip, which is an island along the south eastern coast of Bangladesh in the Chittagong District. After completing his primary education he entered general education. He was a student of the department of Applied Chemistry & Chemical Engineering at Islamic University, Bangladesh. After Completing his graduation, he earned a law degree from City Law College, Dhaka. Journalism Siam focuses on Labour rights & economical topics in his writing. He started his journalism career with Banglanews24.com from 2012. He worked few months in Risingbd.com. Then he joined Rtv as a Reporter. He is active in his reporting and blogging about the labor rights, environmental, economical & political issues and violations. Siam worked with UK based English daily Morning Times & Indian Daily Imphal Times, Hills Times, Nepal based English Daily Kathmandu Tribune. His Work appeared in various international Daily & journals.
Arun Budhathoki was born on September 19, 1986. He is a poet, fiction writer, and journalist from Kathmandu, Nepal. Budhathoki did his undergraduate studies at Nizam College, Hyderabad, India and pursued a master's degree in the University of Northampton, England. He has written six books so far. Because of his nomadic nature, he likes travelling around. Siam Sarower Jamil talks to him about his poetry and dreams for Rtv.
Describing the current political realities of Chittagong Hill Tracts.
In the last couple of centuries, humans have exploited the nature in every possible way. In response, nature is bringing down different kinds of disasters upon the environment. I do not know how monetary value can define rivers, tree shade, fresh air, smell of ripe mango and birds’ chirping. But if the cool shade, the happy morning, the evening, the unstable wind of the spring cease to exist, it will reduce the vitality and life will become miserable.
In the country 90 percent children are being victims of sexual harassment. Of them 83 percent are oppressed by the close relatives. The information came through a report of ‘Ground Zero’-an organization working with the children.