Valentine's Day

Flower-sellers gearing up for lucrative mid-February

Flower farmers of Jhikargacha in Jessore district, one of the largest flower markets of the country, expect to sell flowers worth over Tk 30- 35 crore ahead of Pahela Falgun (February 13),...

February 13, 2016
February 13, 2016

Iran rules Valentine's Day celebrations a crime

Iran says it is cracking down on Valentine's Day celebrations and shops engaging in them will be guilty of a crime.

February 12, 2016
February 12, 2016

Pakistan district bans Valentine's Day celebrations

A district in north-western Pakistan has banned Valentine's Day celebrations.

February 12, 2016
February 12, 2016

Jessore market sells Tk 8cr flowers ahead of Pahela Falgun, Valentine's Day

Bangladesh’s largest flower market in Jessore’s Jhikorgacha has already sold off over Tk 8 crore flowers ahead of Pahela Falgun and Valentine’s Day.

February 12, 2016
February 12, 2016

Tahsan and Imran in Mon Karigor

Popular singers Tahsan and Imran make their first appearance in a duet album called “Mon Karigor”.

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

Emami Fair & Handsome presents “Bodley Jawar Golpo”

Marking the upcoming Valentine's Day, Emami Fair & Handsome is releasing a short-film online targeting young audience.

February 2, 2016
February 2, 2016

Nando's celebrates Valentine's Day

February is Valentine's month. In accordance with Valentine's Day, Nando's – the popular South African restaurant chain – is setting a romantic stage for all the couples celebrating...

December 27, 2015
December 27, 2015

Conduct campaigns for clean Dhaka: Khokon

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon urges different government institutions to carry out awareness campaigns to promote cleanliness in the city.

February 18, 2015
February 18, 2015

Cumberbatch confirms Valentine's Day marriage

Benedict Cumberbatch has confirmed his marriage to Sophie Hunter. The actor's spokeswoman told BBC the couple got married on Valentine's Day, and added that “it was a magical day”.

February 14, 2015
February 14, 2015

Valentine's Day: Banish hostility

Every year 'Saint Valentine's Day' is observed on February 14 through exchanging messages of affection. A lot of stories are in circulation centering the Valentine's Day origin.

February 14, 2015
February 14, 2015

Musings with Tahsan-Mithila

It was music that connected two souls in one string; they fell in love, got married and now have a beautiful baby together. The story of multifaceted artistes Tahsan and Mithila is no less than a...