profiles

  • Bangladeshi entrepreneurs who have made it big

    What does it take to build a company from scratch? Why do people start things, build things? What motivates entrepreneurs to do things they do? The profiles of these four Bangladeshi entrepreneurs try ...

  • Jingle all the way

    He is a talented musician, producer, composer who has a knack for producing the catchiest jingles for commercials you would come across on the telly. Arafat Mohsin wears many hats and has nothing in h ...

  • No mountain high enough

    Tania Wahab, the managing partner of Karigar and an outstanding female entrepreneur of Bangladesh has been repeatedly proving, all the stereotypes against women wrong, for the past 11 years and runnin ...

  • 5 things Matt Preston tried on his first day in Dhaka

    Matt Preston took social media by storm last weekend as he embarked on a culinary journey through our very own legendary Old Dhaka. Arriving in Dhaka last week to promote Rivoli, a local, recently lau ...

  • 'I'm living my dream'

    Did you ever think you'd be where you are today? No! When I left MICA, which is one of the best colleges for advertising and communication, I used to make 10 thousand Indian rupees a month. I rec ...

  • Baking mantra with Nadiya

    Nadiya Hussain has made news home and abroad by winning the 2015 Great British Bake Off. She gives credit to her husband for being her greatest support in winning the contest in the most watched telev ...

  • In conversation with Ania Loomba

    In a world where words are shouted rather than spoken, Ania Loomba voices her ideologies in her books through literature. Her writings include – Gender, Race, Renaissance Drama (1989); Coloniali ...