Residential Broadband Connections Are Never Getting Better in Dhaka
Eshan Maitra When I moved to Old Dhaka from Dhanmondi, it took me a whole year before I could find a good broadband connection. Since, I’m no rich guy who only uses internet to flirt on the social networks. If you just typed something on google search and went to random ...বিস্তারিত
Traffic Jam: The Endless Waiting Line
Eshan Maitra So the other day, I wanted to check on the google map, how long it might take to travel from Dhaka Shadarghat to Uttara. Just out of curiosity. Since, the trip was kind of like traveling from one corner of Dhaka city to another. Then google replied me, it ...বিস্তারিত
Female participation in Terrorism: On the Rise
Shila Ahmed Kabir Our society sees women as mothers, sister, daughters; gentle beings incapable of initiating violence or harming others. The image comes from seeing women as caregivers in most of our lives. However, this widely popular mindset cannot be more wrong. W ...বিস্তারিত
Don’t let the Holey Artisan Attack Prevent You from Going Out
Nobonita Chowdhury August 1st will mark the first monthly anniversary of the attack that took place in Holey Artisan Bakery. This tragic event led to the 20 deaths, among which the majority were foreigners. The attack has also had a significant impact on Bangladesh's fore ...বিস্তারিত
stuck in my mind How movies and documentaries can be turned into knowledge?
Ashik Kabir Movies and documentaries are good mediums for carrying out information regarding different issues. The new generation is further electronic media oriented. What I am trying to say is it’s not like the old days when we were only dependable on books for gain ...বিস্তারিত
Even a simple gesture as coming back together after performing their “Asr” prayer as shown on the picture is an experience that creates the tightest bonds between grandparent and grandchild. Photograph by Rahat Chowdhury ...বিস্তারিত
Do we cry and throw tantrums? Or do we work towards the overall development of the country? What do we do now?
Shahana Mazumdar For once, we need to contemplate this. Is this a problem of the government? Is this an administrative problem? Are these terrorists a by-product of Madrasas (colleges of Islamic instruction)? Or are English medium institutions the ones harboring terroris ...বিস্তারিত
Baghdad bombings claims 125 lives, over 200 injured
Desk Report At least 125 people were killed and 200 injured in two bombings that hit Baghdad around midnight Saturday, nearly all of them in a blast targeting a busy shopping area as they celebrated Ramadan, police and medical sources said Sunday. A refrigerator truck pack ...বিস্তারিত