Archive for February, 2016

Dismayed authors

Dismayed authors

Imagine living, creating, observing and analyzing a story for years, then writing it for months that might turn into a few more years. And when the manuscript is finally ready to go, a publisher, or an editor at a big publishing house takes a week or a day…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Dear Tigers…

Dear Tigers…

Whenever the Tigers are out in the field, every fan turns into a cricket pundit at heart and has a ton of ideas or advice to suggest to the team or even to individual players. New Age Youth…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
A role model citizen

A role model citizen

When was the last time you wrote a letter? If your answer is ‘not recently or never’ then you are not alone. Millions of Bangladeshi people don’t write letters anymore in the age of cell phones, emails and text messages…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Icon
Love knows no time, no distance

Love knows no time, no distance

Shagufta Tasnim Nur writes how a couple’s pursuit to stay close to each other wiped out the geographic distance and two time zones they lived in, only to explain how love is timeless…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Made in Bangladesh

Made in Bangladesh

Introducing a new idea to a community takes courage. Introducing a new business idea might take even more courage, along with the risk of draining one’s wallet. But of course, none of these iffy angles stopped Shajib Kumar Borman…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Looking for a zombie cure

Looking for a zombie cure

Kyle Crane is back, and this time he has a dune buggy with him. Yes, following the huge success of last year’s game, Techland (The Polish are really starting to dominate and show what they’re capable of) has brought back Dying…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Alternative way of learning

Alternative way of learning

Two technology trends are inescapable: people want to do everything online, and they want to do them on a mobile device. Education and learning too are part of it. Non-profit organisation Khan Academy has made just that easier…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
A spooky night at DU

A spooky night at DU

Combining fun with creativity is the culture of University of Dhaka (DU). Students of DU, through the generations, have actively taken part in almost all the main cultural festivals of Bangladesh…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Platform for aspiring voiceover artistes

Platform for aspiring voiceover artistes

Voiceover artistes often do not get the spotlight or recognition they deserve. It’s also not easy to find stellar voiceover artistes in the industry. However, new doors of opportunity might open up for aspiring voice artistes…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Porua Fest for young readers

Porua Fest for young readers

Light of Hope, a social welfare organisation, held The Porua Festival at the Eidgah Field located at West Agargaon in the capital on February 20. The event which was a tribute to the historic Language Movement featured drawing, story and poem…

February 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News