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Cops arrest 11 more burglars

The crackdown against burger joints around the city reached new heights after a chain of burger-peddlers, known as burglars, was

Let's all Politik

In a damning indictment of the faith in current politicians, the most random of people in a random country—and not here or anywhere close to here—have decided to seek party tickets.

Let's Football

Football fever has reached its peak all over the world over due to the ongoing FIFA World Cup. However, Bangladesh's foray into the global sport was met with deafening criticism, owing to widespread allegations of corruption in the augural Independent Cup of Digital Democracy (ICDD).

Journalists declare week-long break

While the global media is traumatised by an impending nuclear war and a lunatic running the most powerful country in the planet, the journalists of Bangladesh have declared a week-long holiday in what can only be called a shocking turn of events.

September 27, 2019
September 27, 2019

Cops arrest 11 more burglars

The crackdown against burger joints around the city reached new heights after a chain of burger-peddlers, known as burglars, was

November 23, 2018
November 23, 2018

Let's all Politik

In a damning indictment of the faith in current politicians, the most random of people in a random country—and not here or anywhere close to here—have decided to seek party tickets.

July 13, 2018
July 13, 2018

Let's Football

Football fever has reached its peak all over the world over due to the ongoing FIFA World Cup. However, Bangladesh's foray into the global sport was met with deafening criticism, owing to widespread allegations of corruption in the augural Independent Cup of Digital Democracy (ICDD).

April 20, 2018
April 20, 2018

Bank of the bold

Bangladesh International Vote Banking brings you the opportunity to avail dead people votes, double votes, interest-based group votes, and much more, all designed in ways to suit you.

April 6, 2018
April 6, 2018

­­New names, new solutions

Kamrul Hussain, a small trader in Cumilla, sits sprawled across a sofa in his comfortable two-room apartment in the city. He is gloating. “I cannot wait for us to become a developing country. I might actually be able to buy this place if that happens,” he says.

January 12, 2018
January 12, 2018

Confessions of a Fanush Addict

I used to fly fanushes when I was growing up. It began innocently enough. Me. My friends. We would sneak up to the rooftop in the dead of the night and slowly light one up.

December 15, 2017
December 15, 2017

First Robot to become a Bangladeshi citizen

The provocatively dressed robot, who was recently granted Bangladeshi citizenship, has just gone missing. Law enforcers are at a loss as to where she (?) has gone. The newly formed Ministry to Control Possibly Female Robots (MCPFR) released a statement saying the Robot must return or she (?) will be hunted down and found.

October 27, 2017
October 27, 2017

Animal Farm in the making

Animals in and around the country have been raising allegations of discrimination, squarely levelling the blame on the government and its actor for propagating a harmful and hateful narrative.

September 1, 2017
September 1, 2017

VIP area declared semi-autonomous

Rafique Ahmed sits relishing his 300 taka coffee. An employee at a top MNC, Rafique is one of thousands of citizens affected by the latest law that resulted in the federalisation of the VIP areas of the country.

July 28, 2017
July 28, 2017

A light dimmed, a friend buried

Today we break the mould of satire and really talk because it seems we need to.