Rasheek Tabassum Mondira

May 2, 2021
May 2, 2021

Into the world of children through Satyajit Ray’s eyes

Today marks the birth centenary of Satyajit Ray, one of the greatest filmmakers and authors of all time. He was known for portraying the struggles and realities of ordinary individuals on the...

April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021

Sazzad Hossain’s aspirations to empower migrant workers

I migrated to Singapore when I was a sixth-grader. In a new country, I struggled a lot with my English initially. Despite studying at a prestigious school in Bangladesh, language was a barrier for...

April 29, 2021
April 29, 2021

Remembering Irrfan Khan on his first death anniversary

Today marks the first death anniversary of internationally acclaimed actor, Irrfan Khan.

April 24, 2021
April 24, 2021

Ei Tumi Shei Tumi

Noted actor Sarah Begum Kabori passed away on April 17, 2021, leaving behind an iconic legacy of work.

April 23, 2021
April 23, 2021

The realities of online education in Bangladesh

When the pandemic hit, Bangladesh saw educational institutions -- both public and private -- move their academic activities online. But this was uncharted waters for most of these institutions, and...

April 14, 2021
April 14, 2021

Pohela Boishakh celebrations go virtual for the second year in a row

People are welcoming the Bengali New Year amidst a countrywide lockdown, much like last year, as Covid-19 cases are on the rise again. Cultural organisations and event spaces have arranged virtual...

April 9, 2021
April 9, 2021

The Mercury crater named after Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin

Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin is considered to be the founding father of Bangladeshi modern art.

April 2, 2021
April 2, 2021

Striving for safer flying experiences

Mushfiqul Alam, a senior research associate at the University of Liverpool, UK, was fascinated by aero planes from a young age. He is the winner of the 2020 Royal Aeronautical Society Herbert Le...

March 26, 2021
March 26, 2021

Bangabandhu’s birth centenary, independence golden jubilee celebrations conclude

Today marks the golden jubilee of Bangladesh’s independence. Keeping that in mind, the final day of “Mujib Chirantan” began with the theme, ‘Shadhinotar Ponchash Bochor O Ogrogotir Shubornorekha’.

March 26, 2021
March 26, 2021

Dhanua Kamalpur Cooperative High School: Home of sixty freedom fighters

The Liberation War of Bangladesh had people from all walks of life coming together to fight for their motherland. A large number of freedom fighters during the war were school-going students. Sixty...