Deconstructing my South Asian complexes

I thought to myself that this notion explains quite a lot about ourselves. Recalling my three and a half-years’ experience of living abroad, I remembered how I continuously felt the need to outperform myself by working too hard. Be it during my days of being a student in Sweden, or working in a multinational company—I never remember working less than 60-65 hours a week.

‘Ekti Desher Jono Gaan’ screened at Liberation War Museum

The documentary film “Ekti Desher Jono Gaan” based on ‘The Concert for Bangladesh’ was screened on Friday (July 22) evening at the Liberation War Museum.

Warsite drops music video of ‘Tobey Tai Hok’

Heavy-metal band Warsite recently released the music video for their song “Tobey Tai Hok”. This is an experimental song from their second studio album, which will be released soon. The song is available on the band’s YouTube channel.

More elderly characters should be written for television: Azam Khan

Azam Khan is a banker by profession and an actor by passion. He debuted on television with “The Hero”. He is featured in Raihan Rafi’s film, “Damaal” and Khijir Hayat Khan’s film, “The 7”.

Samsung and Fair Electronics organises Art Camp for children with special needs on Pohela Boishakh

Celebrating Bengali New Year 1429, an art camp was arranged for children with special needs was organised by Samsung and Fair Electronics, under the supervision of Nabiha Raida Foundation. The event was held at Samsung Flagship Store, Gulshan Avenue.

Nisho becomes brand ambassador for Mr White Detergent Powder

Popular actor Afran Nisho is the new brand ambassador for Mr White Detergent Powder. He has signed a contract with Quazi Enterprises Ltd and will be promoting the brand.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Deconstructing my South Asian complexes

I thought to myself that this notion explains quite a lot about ourselves. Recalling my three and a half-years’ experience of living abroad, I remembered how I continuously felt the need to outperform myself by working too hard. Be it during my days of being a student in Sweden, or working in a multinational company—I never remember working less than 60-65 hours a week.

July 23, 2022
July 23, 2022

‘Ekti Desher Jono Gaan’ screened at Liberation War Museum

The documentary film “Ekti Desher Jono Gaan” based on ‘The Concert for Bangladesh’ was screened on Friday (July 22) evening at the Liberation War Museum.

July 15, 2022
July 15, 2022

Warsite drops music video of ‘Tobey Tai Hok’

Heavy-metal band Warsite recently released the music video for their song “Tobey Tai Hok”. This is an experimental song from their second studio album, which will be released soon. The song is available on the band’s YouTube channel.

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

Standard Chartered’s “Symphony – Brands in Sync” celebrates Padma Bridge inauguration

The Grand Finale of “Symphony – Brands in Sync” took place on June 25, 2022 in Dhaka. Launched in November 2021, the musical competition is the first-of-its-kind in Bangladesh. The competition was won by ­­­­British American Tobacco Bangladesh with Unilever Bangladesh Limited claiming the first runner-up spot. Robi Axiata Limited was recognised as the second runner-up.  

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

Abdus Selim’s play ‘Rise and Shine’ staged by BotTala

“Rise and Shine”, a Bangla adapted mono-play by the Bangla Academy Literary Award winning writer Professor Abdus Selim, originally written by Italian playwright couple Dario Fo and Franca Rame, premiered on June 1 at Mahila Shamiti, Dhaka.

May 31, 2022
May 31, 2022

Rayhan Shoshi’s ‘Déjà vu’ on receiving international acclamations

In a very short span of time, the film has earned accolades and bagged several awards from different international film festivals. It showcases that the cycle of life is parallel to the cycle of water, through the struggles of the people native to sea shores.

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

‘Ma Padak’ honours the mothers of showbiz stars

Marking Mother’s Day (May 8), renowned journalist Ovi Moinuddin organised ‘Ma Padak 2022’, to celebrate the selfless contributions of ‘ratna garbha’ mothers. This was the first iteration of the award.  

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

Wireless More releases second track

Wireless More, a promising young band from Dhaka, has released their second song, titled ‘Ishara’.

May 13, 2022
May 13, 2022

Minar’s ‘Keu Kotha Rakheni’ crosses 40 million views on YouTube

His song, “Keu Kotha Rakheni”, which was released on his YouTube channel on January 13, 2022, has now crossed 40 million views.

May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022

Magic Bauliana 2022 kicks off

The fourth edition of the musical reality show Magic Bauliana 2022 is set to air soon on Maasranga Television. The registration process for this show has already begun.