Tisha as slum thug

Tisha is a favourite among most directors and many of them create characters keeping the actress in mind Nusrat Imrose…

Ganga-Jamuna Theatre Festival begins from Sept 1

Ganga-Jamuna Theatre Festival, a joint Bangladesh-India cultural programme will begin in the city  on September 1. Kolkata-based Anik Theatre is…

Lungi Dance in Bangla

Remake of the superhit track ‘Lungi Dance’ The tendency of copying Bollywood hit tracks and pasting it with a few …

BD women’s political empowerment spectacular: PM

Dhaka, Dec 9 (UNB) – Claiming Bangladesh women’s spectacular leadership in its current parliament, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said Begum Rokeya would have been very happy to see that Bangladesh has been able to partially fulfill her dreamland ‘Naristhan’ (place for only women).…

Journey through the world of Rokeya

by Md Mahmudul Hasan My earliest exposure to the work of the most prominent Bengali…

Afghan Taliban condemns Pakistan school massacre

Afghanistan’s Taliban has condemned the massacre of children in a school in the northern Pakistani city of Peshawar by that country’s main Taliban group, which left 148 people dead, mostly children. “The Afghan Taliban expresses its sorrow over the tragedy and grief for the families…

Sheikh Jamal first Bangladeshi club to lift King’s Cup in Bhutan

Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club have made history by beating Pune FC to lift the King’s Cup trophy in Bhutan. They have become the first Bangladeshi outfit to win the regional competition after the heartbreak in the tiebreaker they had to endure in the final of…

Taijul debut hat-trick seals 5-0 win

 Bangladesh 130 for 5 (Mahmudullah 51*, Chatara 3-44) beat Zimbabwe 128 (Masakadza 52, Taijul 4-11,…

A different Perspective – Fall of Dhaka: Memories of a bloody December

ISLAMABAD: The creation of Bangladesh is one of the most sensitive and tragic chapters in the history of Pakistan. While the trauma of partition may now be behind us, stories of 1971 still raise hackles among anyone who lived through that era. While there are…

Kargil was in response to India’s role in creation of Bangladesh: Musharraf

KARACHI: Pakistan’s former military dictator Gen Pervez Musharraf has said he believes in a tit-for-tat…

Bangladesh proposes setting up coal-based power plant in India

NEW DELHI: To bolster bilateral energy ties, Bangladesh has suggested setting up of a thermal power plant through a joint venture in India. In this regard, Bangladesh has proposed that a coal block could be allocated to the joint venture entity while power generated from…

Bangladesh to buy 60,000 T of gasoil from Turkey in 2015

Dec 7 (Reuters) – Turkish Petroleum International Company is to supply Bangladesh with 60,000 tonnes…