The hype with Sultan Suleiman

Recently, a meme has gone viral on the internet. The meme reads “Game of Thrones for sons, Sultan Suleiman for ammus." Apparently, this meme resonates with the true picture of reality as Su ...

The man who lives on drama

Life is a wonderful journey if you think positively, love affectionately and work efficiently. This is what a 68-year-old actor-playwright-stage director had been doing all his life. Born in a leap ye ...

Atif Aslam casts spells of musical magic

The night of May 29 2016 came as a treat to Dhakaites as they enjoyed a night of Bollywood musical numbers with the arrival of seasoned Bollywood singer Atif Aslam in the city. The Pakistani born song ...

Pioneering editor Nurjahan Begum dies

Famous “Begum” magazine Editor Nurjahan Begum died yesterday. The pioneer of making women of this subcontinent visible in journalism died of respiratory problems at the age of 91. She w ...

An age-old menace

anzia was barely into her teens when she first faced sexual harassment. She was on her way to Dhaka from Narsingdi when the bus was caught in traffic at Bangabazar. Now a second year law student at un ...

The journey of Jatra

If translated into English, Jatra, the ancient folk theatre that has evolved through the ages and yet remained a constant in folk culture inside this subcontinent, means “journey”. Althoug ...

'Men are not biologically violent' Conclusion of a two-part interview

Veteran social scientist and feminist activist Kamla Bhasin recently paid a visit to Bangladesh. The main person behind "Sangat," a South Asian feminists network, Bhasin is also the South As ...

First look at ‘Bhuban Majhi’

A soft romantic song, with an elegant cinematography depicting rural simplicity is what the trailer of Bhuban Majhi attempted to illustrate. The scenic film starring Parambrata and Aparna, publ ...

'Men are not biologically violent'

Veteran social scientist Kamla Bhasin speaks to Dhaka Tribune Veteran social scientist and feminist activist Kamla Bhasin recently paid a visit to Bangladesh. The main person behind “Sangat,& ...

Lucky Akhand back from chemotherapy

Legendary musician and freedom fighter, Lucky Akhand returned to the country after completing one phase of chemotherapy in Bangkok, Thailand. The singer-composer, who is suffering from lung cancer, ...

Promiti Prova Chowdhury

Promiti Prova Chowdhury is a journalist.

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