A weekend of art - II

Once again, for the second year in a row, ambassadors opened up their residences for an intimate exhibition of their favourite, local works of art. Last year it was the Ambassadors of Brazil, Germany, ...

Going up in smoke

"Joghonno," Sherman Sheridan Moreino says was his first and initial reaction to the graphic image on his pack of Marlboro. The pictorial warning depicts an image of the insides of a man' ...

The freedom fund

It was the year 2004. Rumpa Farzana was an Honours second year student at Dhaka University. With her father passing away a few months earlier, the unlikely burden of shouldering the family's finan ...

Paanta Rickshaw

It was one of the hottest days this summer. With temperatures rising up to 38 degrees, met offices projected rising temperatures and mild to moderate heat waves likely to spread across the country.&nb ...

Career advice you’d like to give to your most hated co-worker

Please do something about your communication skills (or lack thereof) When it comes to career advice, we’ve almost heard it all. From the cliches that claim that, “Failure is the pill ...

'The Islamic fashionista is no different from the regular fashionista'

Alia Khan, the chairwoman of IFDC, tells us about the overwhelming needs of the Islamic fashion industry Islamic fashion is finally coming into its own. With global Muslim consumers spending an est ...

10 questions with Marium Mir

"By using my talent, skills and education I will assist and inspire my guests to realise and enhance their own beauty and walk a little taller," says Marium Mir, fashion stylist and LA based ...

Anti-social networking

Social media platforms across the country have become a central hotspot for people that want to share their opinions and thoughts from behind virtual veils. With 61.288 million active Internet subscri ...

Anti-social networking

Social media platforms across the country have become a central hotspot for people that want to share their opinions and thoughts from behind virtual veils. With 61.288 million active Internet subscri ...

7 questions with Maheen Khan

This week we talk to Maheen Khan, the leading lady behind Mayasir and president of Fashion Design Council of Bangladesh (FDCB) to find out how she's striving towards her creative goals, we discuss ...

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