Fayeka Zabeen Siddiqua

February 17, 2017
February 17, 2017

WORDS FOR THE YOUNG

The Ekushey Boi mela is a little more fun on the weekends when families and children crowd the popular stalls, not to mention the series

February 3, 2017
February 3, 2017

An open letter to the Amar Ekushey Grantha Mela

As February begins, book lovers in and outside Dhaka get excited about the Ekushey Boimela, a yearly congregation of Bengali literature, and an incredible reunion of readers with the intoxicating scent of new books.

January 27, 2017
January 27, 2017

Blast from the Past

Have you ever heard of Lilabati Nag? The first female student of University of Dhaka back in 1923, Lila attained 'first class first' in her Master’s from her department.

January 20, 2017
January 20, 2017

Five things you should know before getting a pet

While owning a pet can be extremely rewarding, it is important to remember that pet ownership also comes with a huge responsibility.

January 6, 2017
January 6, 2017

Roses, Everywhere!

A mixed bouquet of lilies with fern leaves or a colourful assortment of orchids are undoubtedly magnificent. But let's face it, roses are classic! Who can ever underestimate the power of a bunch of red roses?

January 6, 2017
January 6, 2017

A trip to Golap Graam

There are roses as far as the eyes can see in the Birulia union, under Savar Upazila, in the most vibrant, flaming shades of red.

January 6, 2017
January 6, 2017

Remember Me?

I am the rickshaw puller who took you home safe last night. Or the security guard, sitting outside the ATM booth, making sure that you have a secure money transaction.

December 30, 2016
December 30, 2016

The Beauty of Performance Arts

Is art a personal expression or very public? How have artists used their bodies as vessels for expressing social and political views while presenting stimulating and thought provoking contemporary art?

December 23, 2016
December 23, 2016

1 Minute Please!

All the world's a stage. That's the motto of every good actor; versatile actor Ziaul Faruq Apurba, popularly known as Apurba is

December 23, 2016
December 23, 2016

An Evening in Laxmibazar Church

Do you know that our country, which has a predominant Muslim population, owns a number of significant age-old structures