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  • The coffee house hangouts

    This proverb and many others like 'Work hard, party harder' basically promote, as they should, a healthy work-life balance. With the stress of work, be it studies, office or household, de-stressing is crucial. To that end what better way to de-stress than to enjoy a wholesome 'adda' session over a cup of tea or coffee, with friends and family at any of the local joints.

  • Tis' the season (almost) for Lassi

    Lassi is not just a popular summer drink but there are different versions of it made throughout the entire Indian sub-continent.

  • The wonder between spout and handle

    It is next to impossible to find anyone who has not heard the nursery rhyme “I'm a little teapot, short and stout…”! Ceramic or metal,

  • Recipe collecting through the ages

    Growing up, you have probably seen your mother resort to a special drawer that is only opened before special occasions or when you had guests over.

  • Niharikas Love for the bold

    Niharika's Love for the bold

    That spirit of standing out has garnered the bespoke jeweller a following of over twenty-three thousand on social media and international recognition, in a span of just five years.

  • The Butterfly Park & Research Centre

    Floating about like flying colours and always a little out of grasp, butterflies are graceful creatures. To shed light on why these alluring insects exist and what seemingly-underrated role they play in nature, the Butterfly Park and Research Centre was opened at Jahangirnagar University in 2015.

  • Wedding Sherwani selection tips

    Sherwani guidelines for the groomsmen

    A sharply cut suit is ever stylish and classic, but the sherwani is in a league of its own. Steeped in tradition and history, it embodies our culture and heritage like nothing else. Donning a sherwani immediately makes a man stand taller, adopt an elegant gait, and revel in his masculine grace.

  • Capsule winter wardrobe

    There is a beautiful chill in the air, which means warm clothing is in order, but where does one begin when selecting the items needed to deal with the changing weather?

  • Surviving fish market

    Surviving in a fish market

    ‘Maach-bazaar' or fish markets can be found in almost every small and big locality of this lush riverine land.

  • Skin hydration

    Skin hydration: The salon story

    Despite its relative short lifespan in Bangladesh, winter is perhaps the most lovable season of the year. The chilly breezes call forth a series of winter weddings and parties that go on as long as this pleasant weather lasts.

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