Rumman R Kalam

Rumman R Kalam is a Sub-editor at SHOUT and when he's off-duty, he likes to be a goat with opposable thumbs at Rantages. You can send him hate mail to:

September 12, 2019
September 12, 2019

WORDS: Less is more

While what I am about to say won’t apply to quite a few different types of writings, it addresses an issue we often face with reader submissions. A lot of us have this misconception that wordier...

August 8, 2019
August 8, 2019

IT’S FAMILY TIME!

I always found it amazing how Eid-ul-Azha has a way of bringing the entire family together no matter what. It would always be exciting

July 25, 2019
July 25, 2019

The Horror Show that is FIFA 19

Ever since FUT came into the picture, the game has been a $60 freemium game if not worse. Even if you buy the game at full price or more, there’s very little chance you’ll get to play with your...

July 11, 2019
July 11, 2019

The Forbidden Truth

I was raised mostly by women at my household. My two sisters and mother have been supporting me from my childhood to this day. However, regarding one issue, everyone in the house would always be...

June 13, 2019
June 13, 2019

Your news feed isn’t the world

It’s easy to think that what you are seeing thanks to Facebook’s algorithm makes up the general opinion of the masses. Some of us

May 16, 2019
May 16, 2019

The (dis)United Identity

Pages after pages have been written about Manchester United’s failure to do even the most basic of footballing things -- like buying

April 25, 2019
April 25, 2019

The Mediocre Millennial Creative Agency

After winning the second runner-up slot in CreatHive 3.0, Arif, Shabab and Shiuli’s team “Game of Thrones Pun” from Institute of Creative Administration (ICA) decided they can go even further.

April 11, 2019
April 11, 2019

The Best Broast in Town

No, I am not talking about fried chicken that we all know with the golden flour skin. Broast chicken is pressure fried instead of the usual deep-frying method that is used for fried chicken.

January 4, 2019
January 4, 2019

CAPACITY BUILDING

I've been working at the Capacity Building for 10 years. I'd like to say that nothing surprises me anymore but then again, I live in Bangladesh.

November 15, 2018
November 15, 2018

MUFFLED

A corner of a worn cricket poster fluttered as the ceiling fan slowly creaked away, failing miserably to drown out the voices beyond the door. Raiyan fidgeted with the cables of his earbuds that...