A tale of two conventions

The theatrics of this year’s US presidential race surpass that of any in the past
The two major US political parties recently concluded their presidential nomination conventions back-to-back over two separate weeks. বিস্তারিত… »

Monomohun Ghose, Happy Birthday

Barrister Monomohun Ghose, the first practicing barrister of Indian origin, was born on March 13, 1844, in Munshiganj, then a part of British India. বিস্তারিত… »

Durbadal Chatterjee: A name carved in gold

Nashid Kamal: Durbadal Chatterjee, a child prodigy starting his first performance at the age of seven, learning violin from his father, বিস্তারিত… »

Journo Mahbubul Alam’s death anniversary today

Today is the first death anniversary of Mahbubul Alam, a former caretaker government adviser and ex-editor of English daily The Independent. বিস্তারিত… »

Buddhadeva Bose’s 41st death anniversary

Remembering a Ground-Breaking Writer
Buddhadeva Bose (1908-1974) was a major Bengali writer of the 20th century. Frequently referred to as a poet, he was a versatile writer who wrote novels, বিস্তারিত… »

Mukunda Das (February 22, 1878 – May 18, 1934)

The emblem of Swadeshi Movement
Mukunda Das (February 22, 1878 – May 18, 1934) was a Bengali poet, ballad singer, composer, playwright and patriot, who contributed to the spread of the Swadeshi movement in rural Bengal. বিস্তারিত… »

Chashi Nazrul Islam : Curtain falls on filmmaker

Noted film director and freedom fighter Chashi Nazrul Islam died on January 11 at Lab Aid Hospital in the city. He was 74. বিস্তারিত… »

Eminent film director Chashi Nazrul no more

Eminent film director and producer Chashi Nazrul Islam died at hospital in the capital on Sunday morning. He was 74. বিস্তারিত… »

Benoy Krishna Basu (1908-1930)

Basu, Benoy Krishna (1908-1930) a revolutionary of the Yugantar group, was born in a middle class Kayastha family in the village of Rohitbhog (variants, Routhbhog, Raitbhog) in the Munshiganj district on 11 September 1908 বিস্তারিত… »