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HC voluntarily bans two books

HC voluntarily bans two books

Court

Wed, Feb 26 2020

The court asked the Bangla Academy director general to immediately withdraw the books from the Ekushey...

130 new books on Bangabandhu hit book...

130 new books on Bangabandhu hit book...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 24 2020

Of them, only 20 books cost over Tk500, the most expensive one selling for Tk2600, the other 110 titles...

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

Fair and square

Fair and square

Abak Hussain

Sat, Feb 15 2020

We have no shortage of books, but do we have intellectual freedom? 

Elderly scientist at book fair goes...

Elderly scientist at book fair goes...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 11 2020

Foyzur Rahman, now 86, has been hawking the book himself for the past years as no one showed interest...

GP mobile tower collapses in book...

GP mobile tower collapses in book...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 11 2020

The tower fell down behind the food stalls around 4pm on Tuesday

Little mag corner experiences

Little mag corner experiences

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 10 2020

Since 2014, when a section of the book fair shifted to Suhrawardy Udyan in order to create more space,...

Books are mirrors of the soul

Books are mirrors of the soul

Anik Kabir

Fri, Feb 7 2020

In this month of February, let’s remind ourselves of the value of reading

In pictures: Children's Hour at Ekushey...

In pictures: Children's Hour at Ekushey...

Image Gallery

Fri, Feb 7 2020

Children, cheering with joy, along with their guardians thronged the Ekushey book fair venue. Amar Ekushey...

eBooks for readers on the go

eBooks for readers on the go

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 6 2020

A total of four eBook stores have been set up at the Bangla Academy premises this year

Sporsho: Braille publication house sets...

Sporsho: Braille publication house sets...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 5 2020

Sporsho till date has 83 books with its ‘dot’ coding to its credit

Tauquir Ahmed’s poetry book at Ekushey...

Tauquir Ahmed’s poetry book at Ekushey...

Showtime

Tue, Feb 4 2020

Tauquir, in his casual humorous trait, told the Dhaka Tribune’s Showtime why he wrote a poetry...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 2 2020

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the book fair as the chief guest at 3pm

DMP: Books hurting religious sentiments...

DMP: Books hurting religious sentiments...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 21 2020

A coordination meeting on security at the Ekushey Book Fair, held at DMP headquarters on Tuesday

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins February...

Amar Ekushey Book Fair begins February...

Dhaka

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will formally inaugurate the book fair on February 2

Ekushey Book Fair extended till March...

Ekushey Book Fair extended till March...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 28 2019

Bangla Academy took the decision after prime minister’s directive

Children’s Hour comes to an end at the...

Children’s Hour comes to an end at the...

Event

Sun, Feb 24 2019

Children, accompanied by parents or guardians, came during the children’s hours to visit the Children’s...

‘Unmanned stall’ grabs attention at...

‘Unmanned stall’ grabs attention at...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Visitors have been amazed by this wonderful concept and appreciated the initiative

Ekushey Book fair: Deserted shops on...

Ekushey Book fair: Deserted shops on...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 10 2019

Editors worry that publishers are losing interest because readers are not buying enough to sustain...

Children take over Ekushey Book Fair...

Children take over Ekushey Book Fair...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 9 2019

US ambassador Miller spends time with children at the fair

‘Unleash Your True Potential’ launches...

‘Unleash Your True Potential’ launches...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 7 2019

This book helps its readers understand the capabilities