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Reading in the time of Corona: English...

Reading in the time of Corona: English...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jul 30 2020

The visible growth of quality translations of Bangladeshi fiction and poetry warrants a look at this...

The 2020 Booker Prize longlist...

The 2020 Booker Prize longlist...

Arts & Letters

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Debuts dominate the longlist

Memories of the Cuban Revolution

Memories of the Cuban Revolution

Arts & Letters

Sun, Jul 26 2020

One of Latin America’s biggest literary figures pays tribute to the 26th of July Movement, also...

‘Art in the Times of Coronavirus’: A...

‘Art in the Times of Coronavirus’: A...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jul 23 2020

Virtual group art exhibition

Bangladesh Artweek Virtual Charity Auction...

Bangladesh Artweek Virtual Charity Auction...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 17 2020

The auction will be held, online, on Friday, June 19, 2020 at 8:00pm, Bangladesh standard time and will...

Sardar Fazlul Karim: The revolutionary...

Sardar Fazlul Karim: The revolutionary...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Jun 15 2020

Tribute to the academic, writer and philosopher. He was born on May 1, 1925 and passed away on June 15,...

Goodbye Asif Farrukhi (1959-2020): Writer,...

Goodbye Asif Farrukhi (1959-2020): Writer,...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jun 11 2020

A tribute to one of Pakistan's most affable literary figures 

Something to touch: Beyond Covid

Something to touch: Beyond Covid

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Personal essay: Almost all kinds of touch are now an anathema, a cause for paranoia and panic

‘Africa is complex. It has to pass through...

‘Africa is complex. It has to pass through...

Arts & Culture

Mon, Feb 10 2020

The continuation of four art institutions and the story of the struggles behind it

Kazi Nazrul Islam's birthday on...

Kazi Nazrul Islam's birthday on...

Arts & Culture

Fri, May 24 2019

This year’s theme of the anniversary is “Bangabandhu’s Bangladesh in Nazrul’s...

Bangladeshi photographer Pinu Rahman...

Bangladeshi photographer Pinu Rahman...

D2

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Bangladesh’s Pinu Rahman has won ‘Best of Nation’ award in the international photography...

The pursuit of classic Kolkata

The pursuit of classic Kolkata

D2

Sat, Feb 9 2019

It was difficult to wean myself away from the culinary attractions of Bengal Club, but I had only five...

National Kite Festival held in Cox’s...

National Kite Festival held in Cox’s...

D2

Sat, Feb 9 2019

The National Kite Festival’19 took place once again this year on February 1 with the slogan ‘...

Climate Changed: a comic book warning...

Climate Changed: a comic book warning...

D2

Sat, Feb 9 2019

French cartoonist Philippe Squarzoni has taken up the huge task of trying to convey the complex science...

Sufi Art Group holds first exhibition...

Sufi Art Group holds first exhibition...

Arts & Culture

Sun, Mar 4 2018

The exhibition offers artists the opportunity to exhibit the core concept and philosophy of

In pictures: An evening of acrobatics...

In pictures: An evening of acrobatics...

Nation

Mon, Feb 26 2018

A group of 25 acrobats, wearing bright makeup and glittery clothes, performed various feats of acrobatics...

The colonising power of Urdu: A Punjabi...

The colonising power of Urdu: A Punjabi...

Arts & Culture

Wed, Feb 21 2018

Pakistani writer Mushtaq Soofi writes of his native language of Punjab, and the colonial roots of the...

Two win Syed Waliullah Literary...

Two win Syed Waliullah Literary...

Arts & Culture

Wed, Feb 21 2018

A certificate, a crest of honour and Tk50,000 will be handed over to each them at the concluding ceremony...

Dhaka Art Summit closes after 8...

Dhaka Art Summit closes after 8...

Arts & Culture

Sat, Feb 10 2018

The fourth edition of biennial of the Dhaka Art Summit (DAS) ended on Saturday after eight days. People...

Spivak: No excuse for ignoring genocidal...

Spivak: No excuse for ignoring genocidal...

Arts & Culture

Sat, Feb 10 2018

Spivak gave the audience a cognitive timeline of how she encountered the Rohingya people as an individual...