INTERVIEW | The Daily Star
  • Procedures in Gastrointestinal and Colorectal cancer

    Before discussing Gastrointestinal and Colorectal Cancer, can we discuss anal fistulas, fissures, and haemorrhoids? More to the point, are these preventable?

  • VLCC introduces Coolsculpting- non-invasive fat reduction

    VLCC has introduced Coolculpting treatment in Bangladesh, an FDA approved non-surgical fat reduction treatment for targeted elimination of fat cells without damage to other tissue.

  • The Bibi Russell phenomena

    “Gopal bhaar was speaking to the king in a murmured voice” – these are probably the first few words we walked into at Russell's office. Then some eager giggles… It would have been very easy for an unfamiliar person to get confused but we knew that Bibi Russel was up to her usual practice of teaching the street children their morals for the day.

  • A word on Gastrointestinal and Colorectal Cancer

    Colorectal Cancer is one of the top three cancers worldwide, and there are many reasons that would account for the increase in incidence of this particular cancer.

  • The revival of Indigo

    The revival of Indigo

    Even today, the story entailing indigo farming in the region of Bengal is one of indomitable tyranny and ruthless oppression. When the British rule collapsed, the cash crop almost vanished, leaving behind numerous dilapidated 'Neel Kuthis' (indigo extraction centres). However, the raw potency of indigo was what made its extinction far from possible in this region.

  • A legacy continues

    Throughout the world, Bata is often considered a local brand; such is its connection with the masses built over the decades it has operated in various countries.

  • Sudipa Chatterjee spices up Super Chef!

    In between shots, she managed to take some time out to talk about food, life and her part on the longest running show on Zee Bangla. The interview took off with her experience in Dhaka so far. Gastronomically, she has already been introduced to some of Bangladesh's staples like bhortas, vegetable dishes like narkel kochu, bhuna, Ilish,

  • Tete-a-tete with Munem Wasif

    Photography is the first frontier that experiences the full impact of technology, tastes and artistic expressions in this era immersed in colour. Yet, not all photographers are fully set in the colour bandwagon.

  • Renowned poet-folklorist Dr Ashraf Siddiqui

    Dr Ashraf Siddiqui – his take on fables and folklores of Bengal

    Little did I know that my rendezvous with the eminent writer would exceed the scheduled time only because I would be mesmerised by the stories he narrates!

  • Pioneer in promoting beauty and health

    It was in Germany that the seeds were sown for my future business. I was accompanying my father on his official trip to Germany...