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An urban plea to the Rainmaker

Whoever says they like summer in this part of the world may have had a past life in the Antarctic. The scorching summer sun is like the scornful eye of an angry individual, just staring down the...

The Indigo Trail

The tropical climate, riverine lands and lush soils were the most suitable conditions for indigo plants to grow in this deltaic part of the world. In Bengal, indigo farming began as early as the...

Code Blue

You've probably heard it numerous times; so much so that it runs in your veins and has been embedded in your mind. You've watched Lana Del Rey be completely smitten by its aura, Paul...

Lost secrets of the blue enveloped letter

While technology has made things easier to access, it has also drastically impacted the dating scene. The beginnings of a lifetime commitment can now be traced back to a poke or swipe on social...

Rustic Sophistication with Harappa

From the colourful and bright plates to the elegantly designed teacups, Faiza was impressed with it all. Upon further questions, she was happy to find out that everything she saw were done by...

For the blue flower…

His book is as mystical as his pseudonym, and certainly not for the faint-hearted.

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

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...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

The true hues of monsoon

The end of summer has passed, and grey clouds are coming and going in their own rhythm. While global warming has made the weather more unpredictable than usual, the presence of the rainy season has...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

Do you remember seeing the ocean for the first time?

The joy of going on a family trip is something that unless you have experienced being born and raised within the dynamics of an ever-expanding family, you simply would not understand. I was born...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

Code Blue

You've probably heard it numerous times; so much so that it runs in your veins and has been embedded in your mind. You've watched Lana Del Rey be completely smitten by its aura, Paul...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

Khichuri Festival at Radisson Blu Chittagong Bay View

Celebrate the monsoon season the only way you should; with a plate of khichuri! With that in mind, Radisson Blu Chittagong Bay View is hosting a khichuri festival at its 'Asian Fusion'...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

The Indigo Trail

The tropical climate, riverine lands and lush soils were the most suitable conditions for indigo plants to grow in this deltaic part of the world. In Bengal, indigo farming began as early as the...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

Who else remembers LeAnn Rimes?

Some say the '90s never ended; time simply flowed and ushered to a new millennium, and we are moving still. Perhaps, we shall never stop for that is one lesson time teaches to every generation...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

An urban plea to the Rainmaker

Whoever says they like summer in this part of the world may have had a past life in the Antarctic. The scorching summer sun is like the scornful eye of an angry individual, just staring down the...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

Khichuri Recipes

It's been raining a lot lately. As it pours outside with dark clouds surrounding the environment, Bengalis everywhere crave for Khichuri. A piping hot plate of Khichuri is just what the heart...

July 3, 2018
July 3, 2018

For the blue flower…

His book is as mystical as his pseudonym, and certainly not for the faint-hearted.