Shamsur Rahman

August 28, 2022
August 28, 2022

Tactically flexible spinners to play key role

Many may point out Bangladesh’s weaknesses in the T20 format to be the lack of power hitting ability alongside their fragile top order, but one should also not forget that the Tigers spin-bowling department could prove to be decisive behind their success in the ongoing Asia Cup.

August 17, 2022
August 17, 2022
August 13, 2022
August 13, 2022

Shamsur Rahman, Al Mahmud, Shaheed Quaderi translated in new Bangla Academy book

The poems of Shamsur Rahman, Al Mahmud, and Shahid Qadri have been translated by Kaiser Haq, M Harunur Rashid, Kabir Chowdhury, Zillur Rahman Siddiqui and Rifat Munim for the edition.

October 23, 2018
October 23, 2018

Google Doodle celebrates poet Shamsur Rahman’s birthday

Search engine giant Google has created a new Doodle on its homepage celebrating the life of Bangladeshi poet, columnist and journalist Shamsur Rahman on the occasion of his 89th birth anniversary.

August 17, 2015
August 17, 2015

Of effortless eloquence

Shamsur Rahman does not need any introduction. The poet, who emerged in the latter half of the 20th century, wrote over 60 books of poetry and was regarded as the unofficial poet laureate of Bangladesh.