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Ustad Qamruddin "Bismillah" Khan born as Qamaruddin Khan , often referred to by the title Ustad, was an

City dwellers afraid of mosquitoes

Mosquito problem has increased in the capital. It has made the life of the city dwellers unhappy. The

Fruits and veggies may keep the blues away

We've all heard that eating fruits and vegetables is healthy for us. But now there's an added incentive

Muhammad Siddiq Khan

Muhammad Siddiq Khan , known as M S Khan, was the librarian of the Central Library of the

Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe was a Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic. His first novel Things Fall Apart (1958), often

Robert Southey

Robert Southey was an English poet of the Romantic school, one of the Lake Poets along with William

20 March is International Day of happiness

What is the International Day of Happiness? It's a day to be happy, of course! Since 2013, the

Moringa: For food, for climate

Without a doubt, global climate is deteriorating. Changes in the mean temperature, irregularity in the seasons and increasing

Mohammed Zillur Rahman

Mohammed Zillur Rahman was the President of Bangladesh from 2008 to 2013. He was also a senior presidium

Alka Yagnik

Alka Yagnik is an Indian playback singer. She is noted in Indian cinema for a career spanning over

Burrhus Frederic Skinner

Burrhus Frederic Skinner commonly known as B. F. Skinner was an American psychologist, behaviorist, author, inventor, and social

Girija Prasad Koirala

Nepal Ratna Girija Prasad Koirala affectionately known as Girija Babu, also known as G.P. Koirala, was a Nepalese

Commemorating the month of February by British Council

February. The month of love. The month of a new season. But mostly, the month of our iconic

How to talk about the New Zealand massacre: More sunlight, less oxygen

Even more than its predecessors, the massacre in New Zealand feels like the confluence of strands of our

Philip Milton Roth

Philip Milton Roth was an American novelist and short-story writer.Roth first gained attention with the 1959 novella Goodbye,

William Allingham

William Allingham was an Irish poet, diarist and editor. He wrote several volumes of lyric verse, and his

Safet Plakalo

Safet Plakalo was a prominent Bosnian playwright, journalist, theatre critic and a founder of Sarajevo War Theatre (SARTR).

Abu Zafar Obaidullah

Abu Zafar Obaidullah a career civil servant by profession, was a first-rank poet of Bangladesh. Two of his

State of food in Bangladesh

It is an undeniable fact that human survival relies on the availability of safe foods, therefore when foods

Why do some of us enjoy torturing animals?

A seven-year-old client was referred recently to me for throwing a puppy in the air a few times

F. W. de Klerk

Frederik Willem de Klerk is a South African politician who served as State President of South Africa from

Neville Chamberlain

Arthur Neville Chamberlain FRS was a British Conservative Party statesman who served as Prime Minister of the United

Erich Fromm

Erich Seligmann Fromm was a German-born American social psychologist, psychoanalyst, sociologist, humanistic philosopher, and democratic socialist. He was

Abul Mansur Ahmed

Abul Mansur Ahmed  was a Bangladeshi writer, politician and journalist. He was awarded Bangla Academy Literary Award in

A tribute to Bangabandhu's foreign policy

Foreign policies are designed to establish diplomatic relations among states. The success of foreign policies depends not only

Manohar Aich

Manohar Aich was an Indian bodybuilder. He was the first Indian (after Monotosh Roy in 1951) to win

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