The backlash against Pahela Baishakh and broader Bengali culture is unlikely to be resolved any time soon.
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Preparations underway for celebrating Pahela Baishakh with grandeur
Bangalees throughout the country are celebrating Pahela Baishakh, the first day of the Bangla calendar, amid traditional festivities and enthusiasm despite various restrictions.
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Despite progress of women in different socio-economic and cultural fields, violence against women is continuing to dim their success, speakers say.
The sale of hilsa dropped significantly at retail markets the day before Pahela Baishakh, thanks to social media campaigns and calls to
The nation in a most colourful way celebrated Pahela Baishakh on Thursday, despite security concerns and a ban on outdoor