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A beginning and an end

A beginning and an end

Julian Francis

Sun, Apr 14 2019

In the spirit of Pohela Boishakh

NBR collects Tk850cr as revenue during...

NBR collects Tk850cr as revenue during...

Business

Wed, Apr 25 2018

The NBR collected a total of Tk755 crore as revenue on the ‘Halkhata’ day last year

Jaya Ahsan’s first Boishakh in...

Jaya Ahsan’s first Boishakh in...

Showtime

Mon, Apr 16 2018

'I think nowhere in the world is New Year celebrated this way: everyone, irrespective of their socio-economic...

Pahela Baishakh through the years

Pahela Baishakh through the years

Arts & Letters

Sun, Apr 15 2018

The festival, in its current form, indeed fosters a cultural openness ingrained in our culture

The never-ending wait for justice

The never-ending wait for justice

Crime

Sat, Apr 14 2018

Ramna Batamul bomb blast case in limbo

A day of many colours

A day of many colours

Opinion

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Pohela Boishakh unites Bangladesh like no other festival

Businesses stocking up on Ilish

Businesses stocking up on Ilish

Business

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Fish sellers from several markets in Dhaka said that Ilish is very popular this season every year. The...

PM Hasina to have shutki, instead of...

PM Hasina to have shutki, instead of...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 12 2018

For the past two years, the prime minister has been urging the people to break tradition and avoid ilish...

Tight security planned for Pohela Boishakh...

Tight security planned for Pohela Boishakh...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 12 2018

The commissioner said all the programs of Pohela Boishakh must end by 5pm

Public celebrations on Pohela Boishakh...

Public celebrations on Pohela Boishakh...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 3 2018

The home minister says no one will be allowed to wear masks at the Mongol Shobhajatra

Daraz announces up to 77% discount for...

Daraz announces up to 77% discount for...

Biz Info

Tue, Apr 3 2018

The best products will be available in this 16 day-long online campaign till April 14 with up to 77%...

Bede community welcomes Bangla New Year...

Bede community welcomes Bangla New Year...

Nation

Thu, Apr 27 2017

But that is not why their wedding was an extraordinary event in their community. What set it apart is...

Pohela Boishakh: Resisting militancy...

Pohela Boishakh: Resisting militancy...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 16 2017

The Hindu community celebrated Pohela Baishakh on Saturday as it is traditionally connected to the harvest...

Words of wisdom

Words of wisdom

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Apr 15 2017

What do our adages say about our culture?

In pictures: Pohela Boishakh celebrations...

In pictures: Pohela Boishakh celebrations...

Image Gallery

Fri, Apr 14 2017

People celebrating the Bangla New Year, 1424

Google doodle celebrates Pohela...

Google doodle celebrates Pohela...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 14 2017

Google doodle is a special, temporary alteration of the logo on Google’s homepage

Bangladesh celebrates Pohela...

Bangladesh celebrates Pohela...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 14 2017

Thousands of people crowded in Ramna Botomul to celebrate Pohela Boishakh

Mongol Shobhajatra through the...

Mongol Shobhajatra through the...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 14 2017

For every Bangla New Year, since 1989, the Fine Arts Faculty had a unique poster for the

Two years on, Pohela Boishakh sexual...

Two years on, Pohela Boishakh sexual...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 14 2017

At least 20 women were sexually assaulted in an hour by a group of rowdy youths on the evening of April...

Mongol Shobhajatra: Carnival of intangible...

Mongol Shobhajatra: Carnival of intangible...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 14 2017

A Mongol Shobhajatra procession will also be held in Kolkata for the very first time on Saturday, April...

Businesses celebrate Pohela...

Businesses celebrate Pohela...

Business

Fri, Apr 14 2017

Businesses invite customers to their shops and welcome them with sweets, while the customers are expected...