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November 21, 2022
November 21, 2022

Simon & Schuster's owner to let sale to Penguin fall apart, sources say

Bertelsmann will owe Paramount a USD 200 million break-up fee as a result of the transaction falling apart.

November 19, 2022
November 19, 2022

How to really read the news in 2022

Knowing which news sources to trust is no easy task in 2022.

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

Tk 10 lakh fine for journalists' ‘illegal activity’?

There are already laws in place for newspapers and journalists. Why did the Press Council, then, take the initiative to amend the Press Council Act 1974, keeping provision to impose a fine of up to Tk 10 lakh? Is it not their obligation to protect the interests of journalists?

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Is bite-sized news making us lazy readers?

Bite-sized news portals essentially operate as highlights, without the full story.

November 23, 2021
November 23, 2021

15 questions with Tashnuva Anan Shishir

On today’s episode of 15 Questions With, we sat down with Tashnuva Anan Shishir, a human rights activist, model, actress, dancer and Bangladesh's first transgender news anchor, paving the way for future job opportunities and wellbeing of the community.

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

The right way to consume news

When we are told to read up and research, we aren't told how.

January 21, 2021
January 21, 2021

The Problem With Facebook’s Haha React

The "general sentiment" of a post becomes a joke within minutes.

October 4, 2017
October 4, 2017

Star Day at a Glance | Wednesday 4th October, 2017

Good evening readers. Let's have a look into the major headlines of the day on 4th October, 2017.

March 17, 2017
March 17, 2017

Bangabandhu Gold Cup pushed back

The Bangabandhu Gold Cup will get underway from the third week of April with the participation of six nations, the Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) confirmed yesterday.

March 16, 2017
March 16, 2017

Kane damages ankle ligament

Tottenham Hotspur hinted that Harry Kane could return before the end of the season as they confirmed the England striker had suffered ankle ligament damage in last weekend's FA Cup win over Millwall.