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  • A whole lot of Dhaka swag, a dash of Warhol

    Taking inspiration from instantly recognisable objects we see every day and presenting them in a pop art influenced visuals was Andy Warhol’s claim to fame. For Zurhem’s Spring Summer 2019 collection, Creative Director Mehruz Munir was inspired by rickshaw art that is bold, flamboyant, often chaotic and unapologetic.

  • Exterior paint: The defining trait of your home

    Your home’s exterior paint sets the tone for what’s inside. Whether you are traditional and elegant in your style tastes, or prefer a youthful and eclectic approach to modern styles, exterior paint says plenty about your home’s character, and therefore, your own sense of taste.

  • Ecstasy unveils exotic Eid collection and smartphone app

    Bangladesh’s leading fashion house Ecstasy gave an exclusive preview of its exquisite Eid collection in a star-studded ceremony on 4 May, 2019, at its flagship outlet at Bashundhara City Shopping Complex.

  • Omera Petroleum Ltd introduces 25kg LPG cylinder

    Focusing on high consumer demand, ease of usage and handling, and the security of the customers, 25KG SKU cylinders of Omera Petroleum Ltd. are now available in the market. On 25 April, the 25kg cylinder was officially.

  • KFC’s Smoky Grill’d has a visiting addition!

    Smoky Grill’d chicken, launched late last year, has been a hit with KFC Fans from the very beginning. A new, limited time burger for the same Smoky Grill’d line, has been launched at the end of March, and like every burger at KFC, this too is “Finger lickin’ good.”

  • Handcrafted goodness awaits at Pizza Hut Bangladesh

    More often than not, we use the word pizza as a synonym for comfort food full of cheesy goodness that lifts our mood on the worst of days.

  • Mermaid Beach Resort charms foreign journalists

    Bangladesh Tourism Board had invited 26 foreign journalists and tour operators from 10 countries to visit some of Bangladesh’s most at-tractive tourist destinations.

  • Misha Ali to spearhead Uber Eats in Bangladesh

    On April 15, 2019, Uber Eats announced the appointment of Misha Ali to lead Uber Eats’ operations in Bangladesh.

  • 5 days of grill at Amari

    Grill lovers are in for a treat with different delicious regional cuisines every weekday at Amari Dhaka’s Deck 41, an enthralling roof-top restaurant.

  • Time tricks

    You have a lot on your plate. You are so-busy. To that I say, like Shania Twain: “That don’t impress me much.” Because everyone these days has a hectic schedule and a million things to do and in a constant race against time. Nothing new!

  • Grand launch of Organi Glamour

    Organi Glamour started its journey with a grand launching event on 5 March, 2019, at The Mirage, with a double launch of the brand

  • Video on the Bangladesh Women’s Team: Flagbearers of a nation’s pride

    A poignant video highlighting the struggles and achievement of Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib and how her life can be an inspiration for a generation of youth has been made by Gazi Shubhro

  • Puma opens first flagship store in Bangladesh

    Thanks to the collaboration of Puma India and DBL Group, the globally renowned sports brand, finally made its way to the Bangladesh market with their first flagship store in Banani 11.

  • Aarong Valentine’s Special Snap & Win campaign winner announced

    Aarong, the largest lifestyle retail brand of Bangladesh and a social enterprise of BRAC, hosted a prize giving ceremony for the winner of the Valentine’s Special Snap & Win campaign on 29 March, 2019, at Grassroots Café, Uttara.

  • Nature Carnival 2019

    BRAC University Natural Sciences Club hosted the first ever Nature Carnival at its Mohakhali campus on 31 March, 2019. Styline Cosmetics was the event partner of the event.

  • Avanza — The Multi Designer Store

    On 30 March, 2019 Dhaka’s some of the country’s top most designers and entrepreneurs opened their collaborative store, Avanza — The Multi Designer Store.

  • Monokrome Turns 1

    On 30 March, 2019 Maheen Khan, her team, and friends of Monokrome got together to celebrate the first year of the Monokrome. Maheen, who shares the name with the celebrated designer of Mayasir fame, collaborated with yogis Shazia Omar and Ulfath Kuddus.

  • Autism

    BSMMU approves to run a course on Autism and NDDs

    The Institute of Paediatric Neurodisorder and Autism (IPNA) received the approval to run a course on Autism and other Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (NDDs) by the Academic Council of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) on 1 April, 2019.

  • WINGS celebrates 48 years of independence of women in Bangladesh

    On 23 March, 2019, seven Bangladeshi women of exceptional personality and accomplishment were awarded by WINGS at their celebration.

  • YELLOW and BUFT Fashion Fest 2019

    YELLOW by BEXIMCO and BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) organised 'Fashion Fest 2019' at BUFT's permanent campus in Ashulia on 20 March, 2019.

  • Domino's Pizza Now in Bangladesh

    Domino's Pizza was officially launched on 15 March, 2019 with the grand opening of its first restaurant in Rangs Fortune Square, Dhanmondi, Dhaka.

  • Workshop on child protection held

    A workshop targeting children aged 7 to 12 years was conducted by Yellow Brick Road (YBR) at RAOWA club on Friday, 8 March, 2019 at 10AM.

  • Chef Billal Hossain in Northampton's Tamarind Restaurant

    Foodies in Northampton, UK, were in for treat this Valentine's Day. The Tamarind Restaurant, Northamptonshire's premier fine dining restaurant, hosted Qatar airways' Chef, Md Billal Hossain

  • Miss World Bangladesh 2018 Jannatul Ferdous Oishee now Huawei's ambassador

    Miss World Bangladesh, Oishee, starts journey with Huawei

    World's leading smartphone manufacturer Huawei recently announced Jannatul Ferdous Oishee, winner of the 'Miss World Bangladesh 2018' crown, as their new product ambassador in the country.

  • Styline celebrates World Hijab Day 2019

    Styline, a modest lifestyle marketplace of Bangladesh, organised a round table dialogue on 1 February, 2019 with people followers from various fields and occupation on the event of World Hijab Day. This dialogue was aimed to fight against bigotry, prejudice, and discrimination to Muslim women, and to promote their freedom in wearing the hijab.

  • Third International Weavers Festival 2019

    The International Weavers Festival is once again set to take the stage on 1 February, 2019, at the Banani Rajuk Field, Dhaka.

  • WINGS celebrates 5th foundation day

    On 21 January, 2019, WINGS (a support group for women) celebrated its 5th Foundation Day event, with all its members at House-27, Road-11, Baridhara, Dhaka. The president, Tootli Rahman, gave an overall view of all the events held in 2018.

  • Valentine's Day offer from Pan Pacific Sonargaon

    This Valentine's Day, guests can stay at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka and have a chance to win complimentary air ticket to Dubai, courtesy of Biman Bangladesh Airlines.

  • Prepare for Valentine's Day with Cooper's

    Cooper's Bakery Bangladesh has launched a delectable set of cakes and treats to start off your celebrations early!

  • Spring with Kay Kraft

    Update your wardrobe with spring's finest colours from Kay Kraft's Falgun Collection.