Monday, September 21, 2015

Saturday Post


Frances Hardinge (born 1973) is a British children's writer. Her debut novel, Fly By Night, won the 2006 Branford

What is an oral tradition?

You hear about oral tradition in connection with Homer and his performances of the Iliad and the Odyssey, but

A well-known literary figure of Bengal

Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay was a famous Bengali writer. He was also actively involved with Bengali cinema as well as Bollywood.

Have a plan to do some special works on Nazrul Sangeet: Dedarul Karim

A promising Bangladeshi singer Dedarul Karim, doing well on his own path. This new generation singer shared some of

Invention of paper

Try to imagine life without paper. Even in this era of emails and digital books, paper is all around

A leading Bengali novelist

Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay was a prominent novelist in Bengali literature. He wrote 65 novels, 53-story-books, 12 plays, 4 essay-books, 4

Tales of an island

Just imagine an island with greenish-blue sea water, with warm breeze of Falgun blowing in the Bengali month of

An interview with Peter Carey

Peter Philip Carey is an Australian novelist. Carey has won the Miles Franklin Award three times and is

An interview with Emma Donoghue

Emma Donoghue (born 24 October 1969) is an Irish-Canadian playwright, literary historian, novelist, and screenwriter. Her 2010 novel

The first academic statistician of Bangladesh

Qazi Motahar Hossain was a Bangladeshi author, scientist, statistician, chess player, and journalist. He had an intimate friendship with

History of dynamite

The Nobel prizes was established by none other than inventor Alfred Nobel. But besides being the namesake behind

The most distinguished writer and scholar

Nirad Chandra Chaudhuri was a Bengali?English writer and man of letters. He is popularly known as Nirad C Chaudhuri.

An interview with Patrick deWitt

Patrick deWitt is a Canadian novelist and screenwriter. He was born on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, and later lived

A famous writer in Bengali literature

Bibhuti Bhushan Bandyopadhyay was a Bengali author and one of the leading writers of modern Bengali literature. His best

History of the agricultural revolution

Between the eighth century and the eighteenth, the tools of farming basically stayed the same and few advancements

A conversation with Esi Edugyan

Esi Edugyan (born 1977) is a Canadian novelist. She is a 33-year-old author whose second novel, Half Blood

Campus TV focuses on campus life

Beginning Story: On 2011, the idea of doing something exclusive on campus activities of Daffodil International University first popped

An interview with Deborah Levy

Deborah Levy is a British playwright, novelist, and poet. Her work has been staged by the Royal Shakespeare

The linguist with a scientific insight

Suniti Kumar Chatterji was an Indian linguist, educationist and litterateur. He was a recipient of the third highest

Bangladesh film industry

February 3, 2017: Actress Airin had a road accident at Mirpur circle-10 and got seriously injured. She went

A conversation with Stephen Kelman

Stephen Kelman is an English novelist, whose debut novel Pigeon English was a shortlisted nominee for the 2011 Man

A versatile writer of children's literature in Bengali

Sukumar Ray was an Indian Bengali humorous poet, story writer and playwright who mainly wrote for children. Ray remains

An interview with A D Miller

Andrew Miller is a British journalist and author. He worked as a television producer before joining The Economist

What is extraterritoriality?

Extraterritoriality, also known as extraterritorial rights, is an exemption from local laws. That means that an individual with extraterritoriality

More happy products for more happy customers

Bangladesh holds the top position when it comes to cotton imports with 1,361 tons import in 2016-17. Vietnam imported

A freedom fighter and physician dedicated to the cause of humanity

Nationally acknowledged and internationally reputed doctor, social worker, freedom fighter, a very good teacher, an upcoming politician and a

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