Arts & Reviews

Transforming lives through education

  Education has an incredible power which can transform the life of a person and also the society as a whole. It can make people and nations healthier and wealthier, empower women and bring social change, hope, equity and employment. Especially, Thursday, April 26th, 2018

World this week

  Van runs over Toronto pedestrians; several feared dead A man plowed a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in the centre of Canada's biggest city Toronto on April 23, police said, with several people feared dead. Police said up Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Nation this week

  US State Dept reports BD govt slow in prosecuting rights abuse Bangladesh government took limited measures to investigate and prosecute cases of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances, said the US State Department in its 2017 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Nasir Ali Mamun’s “Photoseum” sees light of day at National Museum

  A solo portrait exhibition titled ‘PHOTOSEUM’ by noted photographer Nasir Ali Mamun began at the Bangladesh National Museum on April 10.   Prof Emeritus Anisuzzaman inaugurated the exhibition around 5pm while Cultural Minister Asaduzzaman Noor graced the occasion as the chief guest.   Supported Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Azmeer Hossain’s exhibition “From the Pages of Memory” showcasing the past

  Talented artist Azmeer Hossain is displaying 50 artworks at an ongoing solo exhibition in Shilpangan Art Gallery in Dhanmondi.   The fifteen-day show titled ‘From the Pages of Memory’ is the fourth solo exhibition of the artist, who has displayed watercolour and Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Creation, Peace and Wonders: Nazlee’s 7th solo exhibition opens at Gallery Chitrak

  Under the title “Creation, Peace and Wounders”, the 7th solo exhibition of noted painter Nusrat Jahan Nazlee was inaugurated on April 20 at Gallery Chitrak in Dhanmondi. About thirty artworks are on display at the exhibition.   Nusrat Jahan Nazlee is a Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Poets gather to render poems in their own voice

  A host of established poets of the country gathered at Shilpakala Academy recently to render their poems in their own style. Lab Aid Foundation organised the event titled “Chaitrabasanter Chithi” or letters for eternal spring. Though organised chiefly for poetry Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Batighar stages unknown stories of rebels of British India

  Batighar has brought about a new theatrical look into the movement against British Imperial domination. The drama was staged yesterday at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in the capital. The drama relates to an unknown corner in Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Puzzle Word Power

Across – Hurt Make a selection Frank Legal hold Bad grade Gambling city School groups Become more profound That woman River mouths House locations Large antelope Washington DC time zone Food allotment Knife feature Australian dog Witty reply Chaps Poetic work Big, hairy spider India’s mother__ Pen point Abnormally sensitive Linger Little piggies Self Broadcasts Egg on High explosive Scottish lock   Down – First Greek letter Used footnotes Listened to Printers’ measures Most bizarre Rinds Wobble Unrefined metals Writing instrument Compass Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Farewell

  Even in its short history, the South Korean nation has established a firm reputation for producing some of the finest diplomats doing the rounds in the world’s great halls of power. The succession of envoys deputed to Dhaka ever since Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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