Historical

A Beel For Birds

Migratory birds throng Charol Beel, located in the Indian border area of Chapainawabganj’s Gomastapur upazila. During a visit to the wetland, this

Making Shutki while the sun shines

One of Chattogram’s best loved culinary delicacies -- shutki (dried fish) -- is not just a favourite in the port city, but it sets mouths watering around the country and has become popular in many...

The Flavours of Summer

All year round, the people of Bangladesh wait for summer to arrive, despite the heat and humidity.

Window Into Khulna’s Multi-Cultural Past

Khulna Divisional Museum, the only museum in Khulna city, is a treasure trove of artifacts of the region’s rich history. It houses pieces from archaeological sites of all the districts in the...

Window Into Khulna’s Multi-Cultural Past

Khulna Divisional Museum, the only museum in Khulna city, is a treasure trove of artifacts of the region’s rich history.

Just The Beginning…

The figure who was the towering force behind the birth of Bangladesh is once again dominating the country’s capital. On the occasion

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

A Beel For Birds

Migratory birds throng Charol Beel, located in the Indian border area of Chapainawabganj’s Gomastapur upazila. During a visit to the wetland, this

June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021

Making Shutki while the sun shines

One of Chattogram’s best loved culinary delicacies -- shutki (dried fish) -- is not just a favourite in the port city, but it sets mouths watering around the country and has become popular in many...

June 13, 2021
June 13, 2021

The Flavours of Summer

All year round, the people of Bangladesh wait for summer to arrive, despite the heat and humidity.

May 28, 2021
May 28, 2021

Cyclone Yaas Whips Up Tidal Surge

Cyclone Yaas caused high winds, unusually high tides, and storm surges in southern part of the country. Many villages were inundated by sea and river water during the high tide, forcing people to...

March 26, 2021
March 26, 2021

The sound of silence in Sundarbans

There is nothing quite like the heady concoction of sights and sounds that is the Sundarbans. It is a land of tidal waves, wide and narrow creeks,

January 31, 2021
January 31, 2021

Dropping anchor at last

Marking Mujib Borsho, the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her government undertook the world’s largest housing plan...

November 20, 2020
November 20, 2020

Crafting a living

Trained by Jagoroni, which has a showroom in Dhaka, women make dolls and other small handicrafts using jute and other plant fibres.

October 24, 2020
October 24, 2020

Bazar For The Poor

The Fokinni Bazar, otherwise known as “Gorib er Bazar”, is a market for vegetables and fruits salvaged from the nearby Karwan Bazar. The bazar, which started back in 1983, has some 120 open-air...

October 1, 2020
October 1, 2020

The king of mats

In Aaghoria in Sirajganj’s Raiganj upazila, a change is creeping up. Rice fields are taking over jungles where once murta plants ruled. At times, there seems to be a harmony between the two, but...

September 20, 2020
September 20, 2020

The Cost of Foundry

Bogura, is the central hub of the country’s foundry and light engineering workshops.