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There is no language called Indian

There is no language called Indian

Garga Chatterjee

Wed, Jun 28 2017

Shouldn’t Tamil or Bangla speakers in India have the same rights as Hindi speakers?

In cricket as in war

In cricket as in war

Garga Chatterjee

Fri, Jun 16 2017

There’s a special kind of antagonism between Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan on the cricket field

Bangla Mamata

Bangla Mamata

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jun 16 2017

Bangladesh could provide a roadmap for Mamata Banerjee

Facebook ban of anti-Muslim slur sparks...

Facebook ban of anti-Muslim slur sparks...

South Asia

Mon, May 29 2017

Some users said they were even blocked after writing other words that include the same sound in the Burmese...

Enhance your English for a competitive...

Enhance your English for a competitive...

Weekend Tribune

Sun, Apr 30 2017

The British Council's Teaching Centre caters to diverse learning needs

Words of wisdom

Words of wisdom

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Apr 15 2017

What do our adages say about our culture?

Boishakh is here

Boishakh is here

Miti Sanjana

Thu, Apr 13 2017

Don’t let anyone spoil this year’s celebrations

Language: Are the Tagoreans  any different...

Language: Are the Tagoreans any different...

Afsan Chowdhury , Afsan Chowdhury

Thu, Mar 9 2017

Language does not need to be policed by bureaucrats

The legacy of Ekushey

The legacy of Ekushey

Nafisa Kazi Iqbal

Tue, Feb 21 2017

It is up to us to preserve the rich heritage of the Bangla language

The sound and the fury

The sound and the fury

Sabrina Fatma Ahmad

Tue, Feb 21 2017

The message of February 21 is at risk of being drowned out by the noise

To right the wrong ‘spelling’

To right the wrong ‘spelling’

Weekend Tribune

Sun, Feb 19 2017

How one group has taken on the signboards of Dhaka

What’s in a word?

What’s in a word?

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Bangla has taken strange and comical turns over the years

Books have the power  to unite

Books have the power to unite

Editorial

Thu, Feb 2 2017

No other country can boast the annual tradition of a month-long book fair, held with such fervour at...

New beginnings

New beginnings

D2

Sun, Jan 8 2017

Give your life a makeover

The power of words

The power of words

Md Shamim Alam , Md Shamim Alam

Thu, Dec 8 2016

Choose your words carefully

‘We need to all be humans, not...

‘We need to all be humans, not...

D2

Sun, Nov 20 2016

A welcome focus on indigenous languages at the Dhaka Lit Fest

Children of a lesser India

Children of a lesser India

Garga Chatterjee

Wed, Jun 29 2016

Why does India continue to ignore the significance of the Bengali calendar?

Of paranoia and that open secret code...

Of paranoia and that open secret code...

Garga Chatterjee

Tue, Jun 21 2016

West Bengalis and East Bengalis share a language, and so it is natural for them to hang out

Get lost in translation

Get lost in translation

Longform

Fri, Mar 4 2016

India’s tourism policies paint a troubling picture of its government’s prejudices