Art through expression

The 1st Dhaka Live Art Biennale organised by Back ART, an artists’ run collective practicising and promoting contemporary art in Bangladesh, kicked off yesterday at four different locations on ...

The evolution of reading habits

When was the last time you finished a book, for no particular reason other than the fact that you actually wanted to read it? If you can't remember, there are scapegoats aplenty in your favour: no ...

Woman with wanderlust

Sarah Begum's tale is one of triumph – of a striking young women who has achieved great heights at a young age through her dedication and passion for her work. She is part of the Royal Geogr ...

Cat Chat

Despite its luxurious coat, open pansy like faces and large excessive eyes, the Persian cat's sweet and gentle personalities make them one of the most desired pets around the world. It has been an ...

Royal favour

If you keep up to date with news or have been following your Facebook newsfeed, you've surely heard of Osama Bin Noor. He received an award from Queen Elizabeth II as one of the Queen's Young ...

Growing up with books

In this time and age when reading habits are being replaced by watching habits, children are naturally more exposed to movies and video games than to books. All those sleek gadgets or special effect-r ...

Feeding the hungry

Food wastage is very common. On one hand, it is impossible to track down the exact amount of food being wasted every day. But on the other hand, it is certain that many people will benefit from those ...

The buzz about Chowdhury

John Sakhawat Chowdhury, acknowledged two times as one of the top 20 smart grid experts in the world by Dallas Business Journal, has worked with leading global organisations like IBM, Pricewater House ...

Bringing down bookstores

Earlier this month, around 300 bookshops were evicted at Bakushah Hawkers market in Nilkhet, under the pretext of building a 15-storeys building. Vendors of the market are agitated and rushing to set ...

Under the ban

The ministry of education recently created a stir among stakeholders in the education sector as it recently published a draft of the Education Act, 2016 on its website (www.moedu.gov.bd) to generate p ...

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