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Shakib Al Hasan and our martyr...

Shakib Al Hasan and our martyr...

Tanvir Haider Chaudhury

Thu, Oct 31 2019

He is a fallible human being just like the rest of us

Return of the young book lovers

Return of the young book lovers

Arts & Letters

Sat, Feb 3 2018

Visible rise of large book shops can go a long way in creating new readership

The boy who went back

The boy who went back

Faraaz’s story will live on for years to come

For my mother on her birthday

For my mother on her birthday

Remembering my mother through the magic of Tagore

In defence of 2016

In defence of 2016

Don’t blame last year -- it’s just the circle of life

The struggle of memory  against...

The struggle of memory against...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 15 2016

What do you have plans to establish? Who will speak of you when you’re gone? Is that what irks you, that...

Revolutionaries, by any other name

Revolutionaries, by any other name

Magazine

Sat, Nov 26 2016

Like most people out there, I was disgusted by the way the all-conquering girls of our under-16 women's...

Musings | music

Musings | music

Magazine

Fri, Nov 18 2016

Our musical soundscape derives primarily from the classical music of the eastern part of India

Don't curb that joyful noise

Don't curb that joyful noise

D2

Tue, Nov 15 2016

I hear Paban Das Baul got to perform just one song with Sam Mills at the Dhaka International Folk Fest,...

Dipan and the country we are

Dipan and the country we are

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 3 2015

Dipan was not irreligious, but he believed in the free exchange of ideasI don’t remember a time...

The marketplace of the blind

The marketplace of the blind

Uncategorized

Sat, Feb 28 2015

The unspoken subtext seems to be, we do not want a resolution. Not really. What we really want to see...

A man of peace

A man of peace

Uncategorized

Sun, Dec 14 2014

Mueen Uddin has stated in an interview last year that he can’t be hanged. He has said this: ‘Those who...

The unrepentant man

The unrepentant man

Uncategorized

Mon, Oct 27 2014

Azam went to his grave thinking his choices were the right ones “Oh, but you who philosophise...

... I’ll know my song well before I...

... I’ll know my song well before I...

Uncategorized

Sun, Apr 6 2014

Maybe our singers and musicians alone can pull off a show of this magnitude. And perhaps our people would...

My Father’s War

My Father’s War

Uncategorized

Fri, Dec 13 2013

He simply held that Bangaliness is his heritage and there is no reason to downplay that because of his...