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Wasique wins Spelling Bee

Wasique wins Spelling Bee

Wasique Hasan, a ninth grade student of Marie Curie School has bagged the Champion's title of The Daily Star Spelling Bee. Channel i aired The Spelling Bee Grand Finale on Thursday. Out of six finalists, Wasique emerged as victor with a whopping score of 115. He wasn't leading the scoreboard in the first round, but became a frontrunner by cracking the Spell Hive perfectly, and scored highest in the last round, Spell Buzz.   Naiyareen Fareeza Mayeen, Sunbeams, came second with 85 points to become the 1st runner-up while...

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Spelling Bee Grand Finale tonight

Spelling Bee Grand Finale tonight

  After five long months of competition, finally the day is here, when the Spelling Bee Champion of Season 3 will be crowned. After Md Adeeb Ul Haque of Cantonment English School and College, Chittagong (Season 1 Champion) and Sunjack Jesun of St Joseph Higher Secondary School, Dhaka (Season 2 Champion) who will be the champion this year? The viewers are eagerly waiting for tonight. Nurul Islam Nahid, Minister for Education will grace the event as Chief Guest. A cultural show by children will also be held while the 96 participants will walk the traditional Spelling Bee parade in their gowns before the competition starts. The Daily Star Spelling Bee Powered by...

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Spelling Bee play-offs start today

Spelling Bee play-offs start today

With 32 episodes of The Daily Star Spelling Bee already aired, four out of six finalists of this season are Haseen Hasnain, Hurdco International School; Saif Rahman, Regent College; Naiyareen Mayeen, Sunbeams and Argho Roy, Anandaniketan, are the contestants to have crossed the hurdles so far. Argho from Anandaniketan is the only finalist from outside of Dhaka this season. The Daily Star Spelling Bee play-off starts tonight in Channel i at 7:50pm. Russell T. Ahmed, CEO, Champs21.com said, “This year we have introduced two play-off rounds. From our experiences of the last two seasons, we realised that the quality of semi-finalists is exceptional and anyone could have been a finalist. So...

In conversation with the Spelling Bee anchors

In conversation with the Spelling Bee anchors

Rumana Malik Munmun, popular TV personality, has been with the Spelling Bee team from the beginning of the show and Zunaed Rabbani joined the team from the second season. A very lively conversation with them to get more insight on The Daily Star Spelling Bee, powered by Horlicks: Munmun, you are a famous host...

When Chinese children forget how to write

When Chinese children forget how to write

In China, it takes blood, sweat and months of studying dictionaries to become a Character Hero. Millions tune in every week to watch teenagers compete for the title. Character Hero is a Chinese-style spelling bee, but in this challenge, young contestants must write Chinese characters by hand. Chinese writing from the Bronze Age in our...

Spelling Bee semifinals begin today

Spelling Bee semifinals begin today

The Daily Star Spelling Bee semifinals start tonight in Channel i. Of the 96 participants who began the battle for the Spelling Bee trophy, the best 16 are left, and only 6 will go to the finals; like in the quarterfinals, every episode will see four participants competing, and only one emerging as...

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Competition ramps up as quarterfinals almost over

Competition ramps up as quarterfinals almost over

The wait for this year's The Daily Star Spelling Bee champion is getting tenser, with just over a month to go. Who will be this year's champion? Who will take the trophy home, get the chance to meet the President of Bangladesh and visit Washington DC, the land where Spelling Bee originated? Tonight, another...

Spelling Bee into Quarterfinals

The Quarterfinals of education reality show “The Daily Star Spelling Bee -- powered by Horlicks' commences tonight. Popular anchor Rumana Malik Munmun is compering the show, to be aired on Channel i at 7:50pm. This year marks the third season of Spelling Bee, which started TV round with 96 spellers selected from a nationwide selection round. From them, 32 spellers, 2 each from 16 preliminary episodes, have earned their berth in the next round. Spelling Bee pronouncer Zunaed Rabbani said, “Words...

Khaled Mahmud Sujon has words of advice for participants

Khaled Mahmud Sujon has words of advice for participants

Khaled Mahmud Sujon, former captain of Bangladesh Cricket Team, joined the Spelling Bee participants in a grooming session about good sportsmanship. The grooming session is held every year in The Daily Star Center to gear participants for upcoming challenges where many celebrities come to share their knowledge and experiences. Likewise Mahmud also shared...

Being the 'beekeeper'

Being the 'beekeeper'

The Daily Star Spelling Bee is on air for the third time this year. A key person behind the scenes is Hassan Abidur Reja Jewel, director of the show. He is well-known as a talented artiste of the 1990s, but more importantly, he is now known for shows “Bolte Chai”, “Music Café” and...

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