Why you should listen to Math Rock

Time is a symbolic exchange with Math Rock and upon listening to a song or two from this rich genre; you are bound to be swept away by the same tranquility I have experienced.

TV's Best Sci-fi Right Now

There is little in The Expanse's cold open of a lone woman in a spaceship having a nightmarish encounter that indicates it is the start of something remarkable.

UNWIND / Common Woes of Bangladeshi Anime Fans

Being an anime fan has its struggles, anywhere in the world. But the struggle is perhaps, more real in Bangladesh.

Unwind / Dating an Otaku

I should have known I was making a big a mistake when I told her SpongeBob was my favourite anime character.

UNWIND / Christopher Nolan remakes Disney Classics

Disney decided to reboot some of its original classics. The famous Dark Knight director Christopher Nolan was set to direct the reboots. Here is what he came up with.


White Zombie was the only band where a vocalist who expertly pulls off the cowboy hat, a yellow-haired female bassist, white boy dreadlocks, science fiction and heavy metal came together in unexpected harmony.

A Light Pick-me-up

British YouTuber, blogger and internet personality Zoe Sugg, better known as “Zoella”, released her second novel recently. Titled “Girl Online: On Tour”, this is a sequel to her debut novel from last year, “Girl Online.”

5 Classic TV Shows to Bring the Family Together

I don't fancy the shows of today. Yes, they have great content and visuals to their credit, but somehow lack the warmth, feel-goodness and the all-in-the-family affair element of their older counterparts. Here is a list of some of my favourites that I hope would take you back to those wonder years.

Old Wine in a New Bottle

After shamelessly succumbing to Chetan Bhagat's 2 States, there was no way I was going to miss his next novel, Half Girlfriend.

The Essential Bangla Movies for Children

Between the English cartoons, Hindi-dubbed fare and video games, today's children generally don't have much exposure to Bengali entertainment.

Best of Studio Ghibli

Studio Ghibli is a Japanese animation studio that has produced 20 stunning films.

Never Mind the Language

With the immense popularity of Hollywood it's sometimes easy to forget that English isn't the only language movies are made in. So if you're in the mood for something different, and you're not one of those weird people who refuse to read subtitles, check out the following movies.


In an attempt to mitigate the banality of typical cakes, custom cakeries are mushrooming in Dhaka left and right.

Cult TV shows that could make it big

With the sudden influx of quality television we've had in the last couple of years, it shouldn't be uncommon for a great show or two to completely fly under everyone's radar.