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Casual coincidence

Casual coincidence

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

Q. Dear Dina, My parents keep snooping into my things because they think I'm a terrorist. I admit, I've...

Worker Worries

Worker Worries

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

Q. “I am the manager of a factory and have always tried to maintain a cordial and pleasant environment...

The afternoon snacks of old Dhaka

The afternoon snacks of old Dhaka

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

It’s not only the charm of old buildings and alleys that attracts one most, but rather, it’s...

Teenage life in the 80s and 90s

Teenage life in the 80s and 90s

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

Once upon a time, long long ago, there was no Facebook or YouTube. Heck! There was no internet. The world...

Olympics through the centuries

Olympics through the centuries

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

The origins of the Olympiads

Bread for glory

Bread for glory

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

I love cooking all kinds of food but my real passion is experimenting with breads. I enjoy baking sourdough...

5 fashion flubs that age you

5 fashion flubs that age you

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

And alternatives you can try

Steal the style: Golden Balls

Steal the style: Golden Balls

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 11 2016

We’ve featured this man a few times already. And let’s face it, he’s the man-crush for a lot of men and...

City lights

City lights

Magazine

Sat, Aug 6 2016

Like many booming metropolises around the world, our Dhaka is also a city that pretty much never...

Punishment

Punishment

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

A new translation of Tagore's short story, Shasti, by Shawkat Hussain

New translation of Tagore’s song...

New translation of Tagore’s song...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

Fakrul Alam's translations give a new life to Tagore's song lyrics on the rainy season

Tagore's search for the soulmate in...

Tagore's search for the soulmate in...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

Of all the seasons in Bangladesh, the rains have influenced Tagore the most

Mahasweta Devi (1926-2016) was a fighter...

Mahasweta Devi (1926-2016) was a fighter...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

The writer died in Kolkata on July 28 at the age of 90

Sonnet exchange by the Thames

Sonnet exchange by the Thames

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

Kaiser Haq shares his experience of the sonnet exchange project in which world renowned English language...

The Dangerous Fantasy of American...

The Dangerous Fantasy of American...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

How things went from bad to worse for the Muslims in the post-9/11 US

Forgotten past and songs from the...

Forgotten past and songs from the...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

A review of Wasi Ahmed's Tolkuthurir Gaan

The man who shaped the understanding...

The man who shaped the understanding...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

A tribute to KG Subramnyan's life and works

Sehri tales

Sehri tales

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

The last installment of short poems written during sehri times

On memory

On memory

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

A nonfiction traversing memories of early childhood and cinema halls, of love and loss

Addressing the difficulties in...

Addressing the difficulties in...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 6 2016

A review of Translation Studies: Exploring Identities

A bout of the jitters

A bout of the jitters

Weekend Tribune

Fri, Aug 5 2016

The Facebook status of a Dhaka resident reads: “Today I met a little girl; talkative, sweet, with straight...