Aliza Rahman

October 15, 2020
October 15, 2020

On discovering the poetry of Louise Glück, Nobel Prize in Literature 2020

Louise Glück’s poetry is at once deeply personal and ubiquitous. Articles explaining her work demur from calling it confessional, and they may be right. It doesn’t feel like the thoughts and...

October 1, 2020
October 1, 2020

Living with Autism

Even though children with autism are a part of the youth and society, we fail to include and invite them in our lives.

July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020

LET’S TALK ABOUT POLITICS

Right from where you live to what you eat to the number of board exams you have to take in school to even the quality of the air you breathe in is impacted by politics, and being in denial of that...

April 30, 2020
April 30, 2020

Fighting the Infodemic

As people reading these might have already guessed, these behaviours have been influenced by information regarding the coronavirus outbreak. However, a more accurate thing to say would be...

February 20, 2020
February 20, 2020

FOR THE LOVE OF WORDS

Babbel, the language learning app, has a channel on YouTube with 240 videos. But unlike many other YouTube videos that merely tell you how to say common words in different languages or focuses on a...

February 20, 2020
February 20, 2020

The Bangla dictionary we want

A search on Google for ‘dictionary’ gives us results for various dictionaries, each with its unique characteristics. Looking for Bangla

February 20, 2020
February 20, 2020

The Public Display of Grades

This practice often causes students to feel ashamed.

February 13, 2020
February 13, 2020

YOUTUBE PLAYLIST REVIEW OTHERS AND US

Often in our lives, we need a fresh perspective in our relationships. Friends and family may not always be available, and you may sometimes dread making that call to someone to discuss deeply...

January 16, 2020
January 16, 2020

TUITION WANTED: At what cost?

“At the beginning of 2019, I found myself desperately in need of a job. With no other alternative, I resorted to looking for a job as a tutor and found myself in direct contact with one of the many...

December 26, 2019
December 26, 2019

Are we doing enough for our mothers?

Like many others, I took everything my mother did for me for granted.