Anika Hossain

May 8, 2015
May 8, 2015

BY HOOK OR BY CROOK

Ayem Janata, long time resident of Chaotica, capital of Wackoland, has woken up at the crack of dawn, feeling quite nervous.

May 1, 2015
May 1, 2015

EARTHQUAKE!!!

On April 25, 2015, an earthquake that measured 7.8 on the Richter Scale devastated the entire country of Nepal. Deadly avalanches were triggered around Mt Everest and countless homes and heritage...

May 1, 2015
May 1, 2015

EARTHQUAKE!!!

On April 25, 2015, an earthquake that measured 7.8 on the Richter Scale devastated the entire country of Nepal.

May 1, 2015
May 1, 2015

SURVIVING THE TREMORS

As we have seen and experienced in the past few days, massive earthquakes like the ones that nearly demolished the entire country of Nepal, can turn lives upside down in the blink of an eye.

May 1, 2015
May 1, 2015

HEART AND BONES

On April 25, 2015 a healthcare awareness programme was organised by the Dhaka Club, where two renowned doctors from Malaysia, cardiologist Dr Balachandan Kandasamy and orthopaedic and spine surgeon...

April 17, 2015
April 17, 2015

DEATH BY NEGLECT

A large signboard hung outside a small pharmacy located inside the Mohammadpur Geneva Camp says, “Doctor Available for Consultation,” but in the 12 years since this pharmacy was established, not...

April 10, 2015
April 10, 2015

AWAITING THE SILVER LINING

Article 17 of the Constitution names education as a civil right. It states, "Free and compulsory education: The state shall adopt effective measures for establishing a uniform mass-oriented...

April 10, 2015
April 10, 2015

DRINK UP!

We often neglect to drink as much water as our bodies require. During the summer months especially, this can lead to de-hydration, if our water intake is less than water loss. The young and the...

April 3, 2015
April 3, 2015

GEAR UP!

Despite the progressive rise in our literacy rate, and increased globalisation designed to promote modernisation and forward thinking, many of our countrymen simply refuse to come out of their caves.

April 3, 2015
April 3, 2015

SOS!

A glimpse into the lives of people stranded in the Geneva Camps has shown us the deplorable state in which they have been living for 43 years.