Arts & Reviews

Promoting the professionalisation of youth work

  (Youth Work in the Commonwealth: A Growth Profession, Published by the Commonwealth Secretariat, 2017, Pages: 275, ISBN (e-book): 978-1-84859-965-9)   Around the world youth work has now become a growth profession. It is rapidly evolving and changing, just like young people. Young Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Syed Badruddin Hossain memorial drama festival held in city

  The 9th edition of the five-day long drama festival titled ‘Syed Badruddin Hossain memorial drama festival’ recently held at the Bangladesh Shilapakala Academy in the city.   A press conference was recently held at a restaurant in the city to brief on Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Misir Ali coming to the big screen

  Speculations about a renewed version of legendary playwright Humayun Ahmed’s Misir Ali was raised quite a long ago online. Now all that can take final rest as the first official poster of the aforementioned version has been published. Based on Thursday, April 19th, 2018

International Mime Festival concludes

  The International Mime Festival held for the second consecutive time in the University of Dhaka, recently ended in city. Like the previous year TVCS and Dhaka University Mime Action (DUMA) organised this year’s festival. Among a number of facts the Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Baishakh celebrated across country

  Noted cultural organisations, including Chhayanaut, welcomed Bangla New Year 1425 on April 14 hoping to erase grimy staffs and wipe out back-dated garbage gathered in previous year as well as to welcome the newish, youthful and beauty with the hope Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Word Power:

  To keep you away from your daily mundane activities   Across – Legendary Stories Uno Pig’s pad Box Business VIP Pitching Stat Church walkway Burst of bad temper California wine valley Epochs Caveman’s era (2 words) Concurrence Time past Actress _ Witherspoon And so forth Proposed as a candidate Renovator Pub drink Shade Stood up Childhood disease Golfer Woods Bathroom rug Tax organisation _ Eclipse Lyric Verse Compass direction Printing Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Nation this week

  Quota system to be re-examined after budget Finance Minister AMA Muhith said the government will re-examine the quota system of the public service recruitment after the national budget. “We will re-examine the quota system after the budget”, he said while addressing Thursday, April 12th, 2018

World this week

  Dozens injured in New York bus crash Dozens of New York teenagers returning from a school trip to Eastern Europe were injured when their bus crashed on the journey home to Long Island, police said. New York State Police Major David Thursday, April 12th, 2018

4-day Cosmos Art Camp held in Ctg

  A 4-day art camp was held by Gallery Cosmos in Chattogram’s Finlay Hills, where 13 of the country’s eminent artists participated to produce stellar artworks away from the machinations of urban life. It is part of Gallery Cosmos’ continuous endeavours in Thursday, April 12th, 2018

The role of families in sustainable human development

  (Family Futures, Published by Tudor Rose, UK, in the 20th Anniversary of the International Year of the Family 2014, Pages: 210, ISBN: 978-0-9568561-5-9)   Family is the fundamental unit of human society. It provides all members with security, identity and values, regardless Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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