Sadiqur Rahman

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    The voice out of the ashes of 71

    by Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on January 11, 2019

    Young Rafiqul Alam was among a few Bangladeshi singers who brought significant changes to the contemporary Bangla songs in the early 1970s....

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    Dancing her way to fame

    by Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2019

    Nobody needs an elaborate rhetoric to introduce the Bangladeshi dancer and choreographer Shamim Ara Nipa. The iconic status of this modern-day dance exponent has already...

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    Zero vote receiver’s agents barred from seeing counting

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:18am on January 01, 2019

    Left Democratic Alliance candidate for Chattogram 10 constituency Syed Mohammad Hasan Maruf was lost of words after seeing the polls result sheet showing that he...

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    Voters of two Dhaka 2 villages denied chance to cast votes

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 02:30am on December 31, 2018

    Voters of Mugarchar and Rohitpur villages under Dhaka 2 constituency complained that they were denied the chance to cast votes though polling officers stained their...

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    LDA candidates face intimidation, torture

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2018

    Left Democratic Alliance on Friday expressed deep dissatisfaction and resentment about the ‘non-congenial atmosphere’ for 11th national polls....

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    The icon of the golden-era Bangla movie

    by Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 21, 2018

    When all debates on the quality of the present day Bangladeshi movies usually lead to an analogy with the industry’s golden era between the 60s...

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    On the trail of a diva

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 07, 2018

    In a conversation with New Age, Fatema Tuz Zohra revisited some fundamental issues pertaining to music and life including her ethos and her career across...

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    3rd Elephant Conservation Dialogue emphasises habitat protection

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:35am on November 30, 2018

    Bangladesh-India 3rd elephant conservation dialogue held in Dhaka Thursday emphasized on collaborative efforts to protect the endangered mammals.At the inaugural session of the day-long dialogue...

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    LDA finalises 165 candidates

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:56am on November 27, 2018

    Left Democratic Alliance comprising eight leftwing political parties and groups is set to field candidates at 165 constituencies out of 300 in the forthcoming national...

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    Plant doctors by Dhaka city gardeners’ side

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 03:34am on November 23, 2018

    Given the ever decreasing open space in Dhaka as well as hectic schedule, city dwellers often do not feel encouraged to carry out tree plantation...