No progress as yet

Two weeks have gone by after the Bangladesh Cricket Board had assured of holding the Dhaka Premier League, but little progress has been made in this regard. Uncertainty surrounding this…

With agony, they wait for bodies

HomePrintEmailAA SUNDAY, MAY 05, 2013 DEATH TOLL 551 With agony, they wait for bodies MORSHED ALI KHAN Anjana cries with the photo of her missing mother Nasima, a Rana Plaza…

The Provider

It was that time of the night during that time of the year when the Alaskan town of Fairbanks quieted itself to accommodate the squeals of delight, the murmur of…

Rickshaw Diaries

BY RUMMAN R KALAM You get into a rickshaw, order the rickshaw-puller in a commanding voice “FORWARD!”. Being devoid of testosterone compared to your charged up alpha-male ego. He scrambles…

What If Whales And Dolphins Had Human Rights?

As recently as February 2012 the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) met in Vancouver to present a Declaration of Rights for Cetaceans, following-up on the work of…

Discoverer of telephone

It is said, “No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.” And when spring arrives, robins chirp, daffodils bloom, butterflies dance, and the night sky unveil its…

What is negentropy?

It is said, “No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.” And when spring arrives, robins chirp, daffodils bloom, butterflies dance, and the night sky unveil its…

Night sky in spring

It is said, “No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.” And when spring arrives, robins chirp, daffodils bloom, butterflies dance, and the night sky unveil its…

Farzana Shakil’s Makeover Salon Ltd now in Uttara

After years of success in Dhanmondi and Gulshan, Farzana Shakil’s Makeover Salon Ltd, one of the most prominent names in the beauty industry and the country’s leading fashion and makeover…

Deshi Dosh Art Corner

After Bangladesh’s independence, there was a revival of local craftsmanship. To keep the spirit of local artisans alive, ten of Bangladesh’s leading handicrafts sellers– Nipun, Prabartana, Kay Kraft, Anjan’s, Rang,…