A case for adda

Whenever a topic of discussion involves comparison between the “these days”, i.e. the current time, and the “good old days”, i.e. the bygone era of the previous generation(s), ...

Bproperty promises online real estate solutions

“This has never been done before at this scale in Bangladesh,” said Rejbeen Ahsan, the head of operations at bproperty, to Dhaka Tribune, while a small team from ‘bproperty’ wa ...

“Music for the 99%” – Robi Yonder brings free music

Yonder Music and Robi, the mobile network service provider, have partnered together to bring free music to Bangladeshi music lovers. This is the first of its kind in Bangladesh and the customers don&r ...

Soul of Bengal by Shikor Bangladesh All Star

The group Shikor, for all intents and purposes, is a legitimate, fully fledged super group. It gathers together some of the finest and most experienced Bangladeshi folk musicians. With Nazrul Islam ...

Alor Mukti play gives voice to the differently abled

Parents Forum for Differently Able (PFDA) and the PFDA Vocational Training Centre jointly organised a play on the final day of the 13th National Play Festival for Children and Adolescents on 12 May, ...

Real life fears

Human societies, for some reasons, like to attach particular values to dates. Our joyous moments, times of achievements and mourning, our inane pet peeves and fears all get institutionalised to be cel ...

Concert: A mellow trip

Arnob and Jon seem to have appeared together at a small auditorium show after a long time. “I think that’s correct,” said Jon Kabir during the concert Let it Be: A Mellow Trip at Shi ...

Shilpa Shetty to sizzle Dhaka fashion show

Bollywood beauty Shilpa Shetty is sets to present herself in Dhaka for the first time as the model-actor has confirmed to walk the ramp at a fashion show at the Gulnaksha Hall of International Bashund ...

A mile in these shoes

Mina Mahmuda Additional SP, Police Bureau of Investigation    I have been in the police force since 2006. I was assigned after my BCS exam, according to my preferences. To be honest, I was ...

Remembering the fallen heroes through love and compassion

After the carnage of the Bangladesh Rifles mutiny in 2009, the whole nation was left horror-struck and in a state of utter disbelief. The shock was real and the general public was dumbfounded. However ...

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