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    A cry and no concrete steps for use of Bangla in all spheres

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2020

    A CRY for the use of Bangla in all spheres in national life has been heard for long enough. Yet Bangla has not come to...

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    Bangladesh PM critical of speaking Bangla in English accent

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:04pm on February 21, 2020

    The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, on Friday put emphasis on practising Bangla language properly and castigated those, who speak Bangla in English accent. ‘There is...

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    A stroll into other side of Bangla

    by Mohammad Abul Kalam Azad | Updated at 12:05am on February 21, 2020

    STORIES across the world abound about how languages were created and almost all can trace their roots back to a god or a goddess who...

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    DW to launch talk show starring Khalid Muhiuddin on Feb 28

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:57pm on February 19, 2020

    German state-owned international broadcaster Deutsch Welle will launch a web talk show hosted by journalist Khalid Muhiuddin on February 28. The weekly show titled Khalid...

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    RFL launches ‘Bangla in 68 Years’ campaign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:47pm on February 18, 2020

    RFL launched an awareness campaign titled ‘Bangla in 68 Years’ on the occasion of the International Mother Language Day. The aim of the campaign is...

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    A variance by a day

    Abu Jar M Akkas | Updated at 12:00am on February 14, 2020

    THE Bangla month of Phalgun, the harbinger of spring, has always been feted in literature. But the first of Phalgun has never been a day...

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    Dutch Bangla Bank award scholarships

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:01am on December 29, 2019

    Dutch Bangla Bank awarded scholarship to 3,018 students who passed the Higher Secondary Certificate or equivalent examination in 2019 and are pursuing graduation in different...

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    Mahesh staged at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:33pm on December 23, 2019

    Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s Mahesh is a unique work in Bangla literature that eloquently portrays sufferings of poor in the society. Theatre troupe Rangphit Natya Dal...

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    Bengal Muslims on the way to ruination

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2019

    HONOURABLE chairperson and distinguished audience: I always bother you with the issue of Sakhawat Memorial Girls’ School to such an extent that some people may...

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    Rabeya Khatun: The story behind the storyteller

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2019

    With six decades of sustained literary engagements that made her one of the household names, Rabeya Khatun is still a figure to reckon with. A...