Star Weekend

Back from Davos!

This year the Global Shapers Dhaka Hub had the distinct honour of having the shapers attend the Annual Meeting at Davos for the first time.

Combining Dancing and Direction

“I’m nervous,” were the first words that director and writer of the film Gohin Balu Chor, Badrul Anam Saud, said during the press launch of the cinema. While he said that, all I could think was, ...

The Trip of a Lifetime: 100 Member Youth Delegation

We had to fly to Kolkata at dawn, so early that most of us arrived at the airport with eyes half-shut. By the time we reached, had lunch and settled into our hotel rooms, it was already late...

THE SPIRIT OF FEARLESS SPEAKING

If you have the fear of public speaking, you are surely not alone! Stage fright is a very common phobia indeed. Even many influential

Sharing the Dignity

"I am Shakibul Hasan Bappi from Gaibandha. My father is a landless farmer. He works in the rice field of rich land owners. However, he

A Trip of a Lifetime

On October 4, 2015 Hazrat Shah Amanat International Airport was filled with some special young passengers. The excitement was

February 10, 2017
February 10, 2017

Back from Davos!

This year the Global Shapers Dhaka Hub had the distinct honour of having the shapers attend the Annual Meeting at Davos for the first time.

February 3, 2017
February 3, 2017

Combining Dancing and Direction

“I’m nervous,” were the first words that director and writer of the film Gohin Balu Chor, Badrul Anam Saud, said during the press launch of the cinema. While he said that, all I could think was, ...

January 20, 2017
January 20, 2017

The Trip of a Lifetime: 100 Member Youth Delegation

We had to fly to Kolkata at dawn, so early that most of us arrived at the airport with eyes half-shut. By the time we reached, had lunch and settled into our hotel rooms, it was already late...

January 13, 2017
January 13, 2017

The Trip of a Lifetime: 100 Member Youth Delegation (Part Iv)

We arrived at Ahmedabad in a rush. But the rush was that of excitement and anxiety. We were in Gujrat, the land of colours, traditions and Garba! The fifth day of the 100 Member Delegation trip...

January 6, 2017
January 6, 2017

The Trip of a Lifetime: 100 Member Youth Delegation (Part III)

There we were sitting inside this enormous hall room, after being escorted inside the Presidential House- the Rashtrapati Bhawan, in Delhi, India.

December 30, 2016
December 30, 2016

The Trip of a Lifetime: 100 Member Youth Delegation (Part II)

My roommate, Sarzina, Radio Jockey, Radio Foorti, and I woke up in the early hours, still in a daze. Breakfast was always served by 7 AM, with only half an hour in hand before the bus would be...

December 23, 2016
December 23, 2016

The Trip of a Lifetime: 100 Member Youth Delegation

It began with apprehension, to be honest- a hundred people, of a hundred kinds, from a hundred places. I was never much of

November 25, 2016
November 25, 2016

Wabi-sabi – A life of Fulfillment (Part III)

Art makes me sense bloom.' I need to find a place to free my inner inhibition, an environment that would allow me to break any rule at any point.

November 18, 2016
November 18, 2016

The Three-Day Folk Fest: In Summary

The month of November started out with a bang! Starting off with the Dhaka International Folk Fest, the month has a lot in store for us --- more music and also literature.

November 11, 2016
November 11, 2016

Wabi-sabi – A life of Fulfillment (Part II)

The Japanese weather at that time was unpredictable. So my consciousness was constantly aroused by the natural drama.