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In pictures: First Gulshan Boi Mela...

In pictures: First Gulshan Boi Mela...

Image Gallery

Sat, Feb 29 2020

The two-day long Gulshan Book Fair started on February 28. Huge crowds were seen at the fair. People...

Overwhelming participation of children...

Overwhelming participation of children...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Thousands of children have thronged the yearly book fair everyday to buy books

A time for books

A time for books

Anik Kabir

Thu, Feb 20 2020

Our relationship with books is not what it used to be

Pohela Falgun, Valentine’s fever sweep...

Pohela Falgun, Valentine’s fever sweep...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 14 2020

'Almost everyone bought at least one book today'

Amar Ekushey book fair: IPDC provides...

Amar Ekushey book fair: IPDC provides...

Business

Tue, Feb 11 2020

One can borrow up to Tk3,000

Children take over book fair on...

Children take over book fair on...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 8 2020

The presence of children and adolescents was noticeable throughout the fair on Saturday

Book fair: Poor show of toilets for...

Book fair: Poor show of toilets for...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 4 2020

All the restrooms are in the eastern part of the fair adjacent to the place of prayer

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins on...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins on...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 2 2020

This year, Bangla Academy has set the theme 'Birth Centenary of Bangabandhu' for the fair as...

Bangladesh hosts over 40 book fairs...

Bangladesh hosts over 40 book fairs...

Nation

Mon, Mar 11 2019

Experts said book fairs are playing a significant role in increasing the number of readers and...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair: Humayun Ahmed...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair: Humayun Ahmed...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The books Humayun Ahmed wrote towards the end of his life are in particularly high demand

Blind boy travels from Narayanganj daily...

Blind boy travels from Narayanganj daily...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Born blind, Nazim religiously visits the only braille book stall at the fair that runs on a very different...

PM at Bangla Academy to inaugurate Ekushey...

PM at Bangla Academy to inaugurate Ekushey...

Nation

Fri, Feb 1 2019

The premier will present Bangla Academy Sahitya Puraskar at the opening ceremony

Bangladesh International Tutorial celebrating...

Bangladesh International Tutorial celebrating...

Dhaka

Tue, Mar 13 2018

The Dhaka Tribune’s Editor-in-Chief Zafar Sobhan was the chief guest at the inauguration program

Paperbacks still dominate readers'...

Paperbacks still dominate readers'...

Arts & Letters

Fri, Mar 2 2018

Readers said they feel more comfortable, satisfied and entertained reading paperback books compared to...

Keep the books flowing

Keep the books flowing

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Mar 2 2018

What makes a good book?

Ekushey Book Fair: No visible initiative...

Ekushey Book Fair: No visible initiative...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 25 2018

Most of the indigenous books can be found in the stalls of The Society for Environment and Human Development...

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...

Finding Johnny Sins and Mia Khalifa...

Finding Johnny Sins and Mia Khalifa...

Nation

Tue, Feb 20 2018

The incident took place in Kalihati, Tangail where three young men had the ingenious idea to name their...

Ekushey Book Fair: New writers make...

Ekushey Book Fair: New writers make...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 16 2018

'The number of new writers is satisfactory and has seen a spike during the book fair'

Ekushey Book Fair: More books for less...

Ekushey Book Fair: More books for less...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 12 2018

Book publishers said most of the digital payments had been made through bKash

Ekushey Book Fair: Biographies of historical...

Ekushey Book Fair: Biographies of historical...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 11 2018

This year’s Amar Ekushey Book Fair is expected to last throughout February and it has already seen a...