Monday, September 21, 2015

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What had happened on the 21st of February in 1952 is not difficult to describe. Some lives were lost

Your Ekushey attires

Ekushey February now turned into a festival of national achievement and to celebrate the occasion, local boutique shops have

After Ekushey 1952 . . .

So what transpired after the tragedy of 21 February?Following the shootings of 21 February 1952, it became clear that

Learning in mother tongue at schools

In Bangladesh as elsewhere, children belonging to ethnic minority groups, particularly in communities living in far-off places away from

Bangladesh: Born out of a fight over language

Fifty nine years ago, a band of young men made the supreme sacrifice of laying down their lives in

Observing Ekushey February in its true spirit

Bangladesh is the only country which fought for its mother tongue that eventually united the whole people to win

Linguistic diversity and multilingualism

On International Mother Language Day 2018, celebrated every year on 21 February, UNESCO reiterates its commitment to linguistic diversity

Streaming your Valentine's Day

Cinephiles, like other mammals, need love. As such, we also need movies about love, and yes, in this category

Play "Love Story" Taylor Swift

We were both young when I first saw you.I close my eyes and the flashback starts:I'm standing there on

My Valentine's Girl

I want to give a special Valentine to you,And I think I'm crushing, if you only knew.Each day I

My First, My Last, My Valentine

I've never imagined that there can be this day.A day that love will find its way.Out of my heart

I'm In Love With You

It's the way you say I love you and the way you hold my hand There's just so much

14 February

Let it raiseA high- rise waveOf loveIn the hearts of human race.Let it bringAll our souls togetherIn one voiceHis praise

Dynamics of Valentine's Day celebrations

Some parts of Europe have been observing February 14 as Valentine's Day for centuries, but a large-scale observation of

Love in difficult situations

Valentine's Day is coming and as love blooms or advances for many young in age or heart, consider its

Spring showers and more

These days, sudden showers or downpours from the sky come to hint the arrival of spring to its full

The spirit of Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is a lover's festival which traces it history back to the 3rd century when Roman priest and

India: Responding first as a leading power

The emerging concept of India as a "first responder" reflects the country's growing capability and increasing willingness to

E-Governance: The Indian paradigm for citizen friendly governance

Building trust between governments and citizens is fundamental to good governance. Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has been

Many firsts marking the 69th Republic Day

As January 26 draws near, this year's Republic Day parade will be unique in many ways. While preparations

Republic Day Celebrations 2018

New Delhi: Republic Day is celebrated on January 26 to mark the day when the Indian Constitution came

How the constitution of India came into effect

Independent India was declared as Sovereign Secular Democratic Republic by the people of the country on January 26,

What to watch in 2018

Professional forecasters like to say that making predictions is difficult, particularly about the future. As we reach the

2018: Milestones to pursue

When we talk about New Year resolutions, we refer to some objectives and plans that we intend to

Space for everyone

If all goes well, on November 26th 2018 NASA's InSight unmanned spacecraft will slice into Mars's thin atmosphere

2017: A successful year for Bangladesh ICT sector

Bangladesh has tasted many firsts in the information and communication technology sector in the outgoing year. Among those,

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