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  • Aanila Kishwar Tarannum

    Aanila likes having cookies dipped in tea, but the act of dipping the cookie stresses her out because it might fall into the tea cup. She mostly writes humour, and hopes that her writing will make you laugh sometimes. Reach her at aanila.tarannum@gmail.com.

  • Do girls still need a curfew?

    Raisa is a final year student at Dhaka University's (DU) science faculty. She lives in Kabi Sufia Kamal Hall, where the gates close at 9.30pm sharp.

    Before writing this article, I decided to ask a few people why they chose to attend this year's Dhaka Lit Fest (DLF). Most of them said they wanted to take a picture with Tilda Swinton.
  • Why incompetent people think they're smart

    Have you ever met someone who has very little knowledge, hardly has any useful skills, but still thinks that they're the best at everything?
  • Are you even a startup anymore?

    Have you ever wondered why people suddenly stopped calling their ventures businesses, and started using the term startup?
  • New semester, new me

    I am nearly done with university, and I have been making new resolutions every semester for the last 3 years.