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National Poet Nazrul Islam’s death anniversary...

National Poet Nazrul Islam’s death anniversary...

Nation

Mon, Aug 27 2018

To observe the day, many socio-cultural and political organizations have chalked out elaborate events...

National Professor Nurul Islam laid...

National Professor Nurul Islam laid...

Dhaka

Fri, May 11 2018

People from all walks of life paid their last respects to Nurul Islam, also a Language Movement hero,...

Abul Momen, Fahim Hossain receive Rabindra...

Abul Momen, Fahim Hossain receive Rabindra...

Showtime

Tue, May 8 2018

Abul Momen got the award in recognition of his research on Tagore, and Fahim Hossain Chowdhury, for practicing...

10 women receive the Ananya Shirsha...

10 women receive the Ananya Shirsha...

Magazine

Mon, Apr 23 2018

Ananya, a fortnightly magazine, has recently announced names of 10 women as winners of the annual Ananya...

South Asian literature: The locus of...

South Asian literature: The locus of...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Mar 3 2018

Speakers at the two-day literature conference discuss many aspects of South Asian writing

Ekushey Book Fair comes to a close

Ekushey Book Fair comes to a close

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 28 2018

'The sales from Bangla Academy alone earned about Tk 1.50 crore as of February 27'

Bangla Academy: Still a long way to...

Bangla Academy: Still a long way to...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 27 2018

The academy has been slow to digitize itself. No initiatives have been taken to launch apps for smartphones...

‘Humayun Azad deserves greater...

‘Humayun Azad deserves greater...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 27 2018

On February 27, 2004, two assailants hacked Humayun Azad several times on the jaw, the lower part of...

Bangla Academy announces ‘Gunijon Sahitya...

Bangla Academy announces ‘Gunijon Sahitya...

Bangladesh

Sun, Feb 25 2018

The awards will be handed over to the winning publishing houses on the month-long fair’s closing

Ekushey Book Fair: Book releases surpass...

Ekushey Book Fair: Book releases surpass...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 25 2018

In 2017, the total number of books released during the book fair was 3,646

Amar Ekushey Book Fair: Little mags...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair: Little mags...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 21 2018

'Little magazine is the platform where new writers can showcase their creativity, but readers do not...

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...

Ekushey Book Fair for film lovers

Ekushey Book Fair for film lovers

Showtime

Tue, Feb 20 2018

Books on screenplays, cinematography, film history and such can always be detected lurking in some corner...

Book fair abuzz with weekend crowd

Book fair abuzz with weekend crowd

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 9 2018

With celebrated writers and their fans, the fairground turned into a rendezvous for booklovers on the...

For the love of art

For the love of art

Opinion

Fri, Feb 9 2018

The Dhaka Art Summit has added to the cultural diversity of this great nation

Visitor turnout high on second day of...

Visitor turnout high on second day of...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 3 2018

Many parents said they found the fair to be a good place to teach their children about the history of...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 1 2018

The fairs will remain open every day from 3pm to 8:30pm, except on holidays

Last moment preparation underway for...

Last moment preparation underway for...

Dhaka

Wed, Jan 31 2018

As many as 455 organisations and publication houses have been allocated to 719 stalls

Bangla Academy against DMP’s decision...

Bangla Academy against DMP’s decision...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Director general unaware of “Bangla Academy-led” committee

Artists to pay respect to Annisul...

Artists to pay respect to Annisul...

Showtime

Mon, Jan 15 2018

The program will take place at the capital’s Bangla Academy on January 17

662 stalls allotted for Ekushey Boi...

662 stalls allotted for Ekushey Boi...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 9 2018

It is an increase by 133 stalls from the previous year