Nazmul Islam Dawn | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2020
JOLMANUSH literally translates into water-people but not necessarily pirates. Pirate is usually a negative character where Jolmanush is something more. Chanakya Barai’s novel Jolmanush, published...
Sakib Abdullah | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2020
WULUL Antor’s novel Suryasarothi is published in the Ekushey Book Fair 2020 from Gronthik Prokashon. The word ‘suryasarothi’ means the charioteer of the chariot of...
ASM Riad Arif | Updated at 12:00am on February 09, 2020
AT THE beginning of the 2nd volume of Mughalnama, published from Ahmed Publishing House, the young historian Mahmudur Rahman confesses to the reader that he...
Ridwanul Haque | Updated at 12:00am on February 09, 2020
JAHID Jogot is an ambitious writer, a prisoner of conscience and his writing style steers different anti-autogolpe stance. He travelled a lot to grass-root areas,...
Arpita Chakrabortty | Updated at 12:00am on February 02, 2020
EVERY year Ekushey Book Fair sees a big number of non-fictions. But there is a paucity of Bengali books on biology among them. Atonu Chakrabortty...
Umme Farhana | Updated at 12:00am on February 02, 2020
THE second collection of poems by Abdullah Al Muktadir, Juddho Juddho Ruddho Din (Days of War and Blockade), is published from Chondrobindu Prokashon. His first...
Riasat Raihan | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2020
BEING popular for live performances, U2 has established them as one the most listened rock bands in history. Most of their songs are themed on...
Jannatul Ferdous Shanta | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2020
Sarazeen Saif Ahana | Updated at 12:00am on January 19, 2020
MY MOTHER always says that a clean room means a clean heart. My own room is always stuffed with books, so perhaps that symbolises something...
Muhammad Amdad Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on January 19, 2020
The drop that sustains a hard life; taken in Chittagong