Archive for April, 2017

From books to series!

From books to series!

Now a days, watching TV series are becoming more popular than reading books and debate continues among them about which one is smarter, writes Dristy Rahman.

April 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Young rescuers of Rana Plaza

Young rescuers of Rana Plaza

This past week the nation has observed the fourth anniversary of the collapse of Rana Plaza. Atia Ferdousee Chaity writes about the stories of young rescuers who volunteered after the catastrophic collapse and saved many lives there.

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The glued oracle

The glued oracle

SONG REVIEW By Istiaque Ahmed ‘Last night I saw upon the stair/A little man who wasn’t there/He wasn’t there again today/ Oh, how I wish he’d go away…’ A little spooky, isn’t it? But if we think deep enough we will find some serious gospel of life among these lines written by William Hughes Mearns in his poem ‘Antigonish.’ This […]

April 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Map my walk

Map my walk

APP REVIEW By Maureen Nawer Walking is the best exercise. This is what we’ve been hearing since we were kids. The elders would always encourage us to go out and play, basically to be physically active. As we grow, we get busier with our lives and hence, lack physical activity. We then tend to gain weight. Later in life, we […]

April 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Losing thousands of young workers…

Losing thousands of young workers…

We have witnessed Rana Plaza collapse, the worst disaster in the history of industrialization. On the 4th anniversary of this industrial catastrophe, students have expressed their thoughts and concerns on worker safety with New Age Youth.

April 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Long live the practice of Bangla theater!

Long live the practice of Bangla theater!

Sanjeeb Kumar Dey received Dean’s Honour Award 2014 from University of Dhaka for best academic result in Bachelor level. Most recently he also got the opportunity to receive ‘Wallace professional Visit Program 2016’ award from British Council, Bangladesh for four weeks residency in London to attend as a dramaturge of the fest ‘A season of Bangla Drama.’ He is sharing his experience with Shabab Tahsin.

April 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Experience
Dhaka University student protest custodial death of Romel Chakma

Dhaka University student protest custodial death of Romel Chakma

Dhaka University student protest custodial death of Romel Chakma On April 23, Progotishil Chhatra Jote, an alliance of progressive student bodies, has demanded proper investigation into the death of Romel Chakma, a Rangamati-based leader of Pahari Chhatra Parishad. From a human chain on Dhaka University student leaders also urged the government to ensure exemplary punishment of the people responsible for […]

April 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Limon – a fighting spirit

Limon – a fighting spirit

Md Limon Hossain, a young boy was wronged. He was shot by the members of RAB and taken to custody on the false accusation that he is a wanted criminal. His leg was amputated. Following the event, he fought for justice; he fiercely struggled to prove his innocence. Limon is now a determined law student. Sabiha Anjum spoke with him about his struggle and determination.

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A journey of accomplishment!

A journey of accomplishment!

Dristy Rahman and Shama Sania Shiblee write about the experience of Bangladeshi students participating in international competition and bringing prizes home.

April 23, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Styx: Shards of Darkness

Styx: Shards of Darkness

Goblins, a mythical race that are known to be noisy, smelly and definitely not stealthy. Surprisingly, Styx: Shards of Darkness is all about a ninja-like Goblin.

April 23, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · FYI