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Nation observes Bangabandhu's birth anniversary

The 99th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children's Day was observed yesterday in a befitting manner with various socio-political and cultural organisations holding diverse programmes across the country.

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022

Tagore’s idea of nationalism

If you look for a definition of the word ‘nationalism’ on Google, or in an encyclopedia, you will find quite a few.  However, this word, like many such words, is ‘notorious’ in its own way, as no single definition seems to define it thoroughly.

March 18, 2019
March 18, 2019

Nation observes Bangabandhu's birth anniversary

The 99th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children's Day was observed yesterday in a befitting manner with various socio-political and cultural organisations holding diverse programmes across the country.

September 1, 2016
September 1, 2016

O General, My General

"Forward, my countrymen, to protect the lives and honour of our men and women, to secure the future of our citizens. Whatever be their religion, caste or creed, and to defend the independence of Bangladesh." - M. A. G. Osmani

May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016

Nation paying homage to Nazrul on his birthday

The nation is paying tribute to National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam on the occasion of his 117th birth anniversary.

January 23, 2016
January 23, 2016

India govt declassify 100 files of Netaji

On the 119th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi put in the public domain, for the first time, 100 files on the freedom fighter that had remained classified so far.

October 18, 2015
October 18, 2015

PM for stern action against child abusers

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina warns of stern actions against children repressors and killers.

May 27, 2015
May 27, 2015

Shilpakala celebrates Nazrul birth anniversary

Marking 116th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) arranged a two-day celebration programme.

May 11, 2015
May 11, 2015

Artistes' homage to Tagore

Tagore enthusiasts thronged several venues of the capital to celebrate the bard's 154th birth anniversary on May 8.

April 7, 2015
April 7, 2015

Suchitra Sen's 84th birth anniversary observed in Pabna

Legendary film actress Suchitra Sen's 84th birth anniversary was observed in Pabna amidst festivity on April 6.