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    Dangerous times demand dangerous books

    Jonah Raskin | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2018

    ALL history is contemporary history. After all, historians look at the past through the lens of the present....

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    Book on legal stories of life launched

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:58am on October 08, 2018

    A book on legal problems encountered by the people on a daily basis authored by Barrister Omar H Khan was launched at the lecture theatre...

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    Manipuri people want ban on Sinha’s book

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:07am on October 02, 2018

    Manipuri people on Monday requested prime minister Sheikh Hasina to ban the book by former chief minister Surendra Kumar Sinha saying that the book had...

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    Book on Tareque Masud to launch on his birthday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:46pm on July 03, 2018

    A two-volume book featuring late eminent filmmaker Tareque Masud’s interviews and thoughts on Bangla films will be launched on his birthday. The book, which has...

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    MPs ask govt to bring bank looters to book

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on June 11, 2018

    Treasury and opposition bench lawmakers on Sunday asked the government to bring bank-looters to book. Speaking on the supplementary budget, the lawmakers also criticised the...

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    Chattering mynahs

    FS Aijazuddin | Updated at 12:05am on June 02, 2018

    THIS book has to be read to be disbelieved. Spy Chronicles: RAW, ISI, and the Illusion of Peace has been co-authored by a former chief...

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    Marvel relaunches West Coast Avengers as young hero team

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:59pm on May 18, 2018

    The comic book series will star teen hero Kate Bishop. With its relaunch of the core title less than a month old, Marvel Entertainment has...

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    Reading habit boosts morality

    Staff Correspondent . Sadiq | Updated at 12:05am on April 24, 2018

    Speakers at a discussion observing World Book and Copyright Day on Monday said that reading habit boosts morality of young people and inspires them to...

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    Booklovers at 2 univs awarded in British Council reading contest

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on April 23, 2018

    The British Council in Bangladesh awarded about 800 booklovers in its two partnering educational institutions in the capital. On the BGMEA University of Fashion and...

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    Memories of a childhood read

    by Abu Jar M Akkas | Updated at 12:05am on April 23, 2018

    THE book lay there for someone to pick up, on the stack of used books, old, scribbled, dog-eared, with spines loosening off, un-covered, moth-eaten and...