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I was walking home from university a few days ago when I had an interesting thought. I'm a student of Dhaka University. Unlike many other students, we are blessed with a spacious campus and...

STAR DIARY

The other day I was going to pick some fruits from our village garden when I saw a few people beating a newt mercilessly.

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Every February, I do not let go of the opportunity to revive my love for reading by visiting the Boi Mela. I let my children accompany

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An Unusual Encounter

Sexist jokes are not funny

These days breaking into a male dominated is not impossible, but staying in it is the real challenge. Gender biases and negative attitudes toward women make it difficult for us to break into male...

When will it stop?

A few days ago, I had an incredible experience which is really worth mentioning. My brother did really well in his exam.

February 23, 2018
February 23, 2018

STAR DIARY

I was walking home from university a few days ago when I had an interesting thought. I'm a student of Dhaka University. Unlike many other students, we are blessed with a spacious campus and...

February 24, 2017
February 24, 2017

STAR DIARY

The other day I was going to pick some fruits from our village garden when I saw a few people beating a newt mercilessly.

February 17, 2017
February 17, 2017

Star Diary

Every February, I do not let go of the opportunity to revive my love for reading by visiting the Boi Mela. I let my children accompany

February 10, 2017
February 10, 2017

A Strong Bond

While people complain of not having good neighbours, I have been very lucky in this business. My next door neighbour to the left is a family of four.

February 10, 2017
February 10, 2017

Heavy school bags on delicate shoulders

As the winter vacation comes to an end and it's time for children to head back to school, my 7-year-old son dreads going back to school.

February 3, 2017
February 3, 2017

STAR DIARY

I have always been an avid reader. When smart phones started taking over our lives, I became very agitated finding people around me looking at their phone screens all the time.

January 27, 2017
January 27, 2017

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Last week, when my car was stuck in traffic on the Kakrail road, I noticed two elderly men and a middle-aged man standing over the crossing in-between the two roads.

January 20, 2017
January 20, 2017

A few observations and my suggestions

I have stayed 2 long weeks in Dhaka, a week in Rajshahi, and 2 nights in Sylhet - at The Palace Resort, and am returning to Sydney

January 13, 2017
January 13, 2017

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The other day something funny happened. One of my friends and I were in the elevator of his house where we saw his neighbour loudly talking on phone.

January 6, 2017
January 6, 2017

STAR DIARY

Just a couple of days back, a friend was talking about her “eligible for marriage” sister whom the potential groom's family was about to “see” that evening.