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For the Win

The badminton scene recently witnessed Wander Woman’s Racket Rebels, a one-day tournament for women sponsored by Bata Bangladesh and partnered with Bruvana, Stitch Bangla, and Illusion Weddings. Held at Metroplex Sporting Complex,…

The Fight for Linguistic Identity

  The only nation in the world to have fought for the right to speak in one’s own language, Bangladesh is better poised than any other country to comprehend the significance of…

DECODING LOVE

As a tarot reader and astrologer, the most frequent query I receive is “when will I find love?” Initially daunting, this question often triggers intense reactions. Many clients harbour ingrained, detrimental love…

Worthy Wonders

NORDGREEN IS A DANISH WATCH BRAND THAT DESIGNS MINIMALIST, MODERN TIMEPIECES WITH A FOCUS ON SUSTAINABILITY AND GIVING BACK. FOUNDED IN 2017 BY JAKOB WAGNER, THE BRAND HAS QUICKLY GAINED POPULARITY FOR…

A Beautiful Bond

They say a sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life. This certainly seems to hold true for Sahar and…

Unplug, Unwind, Transform

In the hustle of the typical 9-to-5 life, the inclination to crash in bed while scrolling on our phones is common, leading us to neglect the valuable hours before sleep that could…

FOOD FOR YOUR MOOD

Nutrition plays a pivotal role in preserving a sound and contented mind. The connection between what we eat and our mental well-being is increasingly evident, propelled by expanding research interest. Confronting life’s…

WANDERING IN THE UNEXPLORED

In travelling, breaking new ground and exploring untouched destinations is a feat that demands courage, determination, and a unique vision. Enter Wander Woman, a female-oriented travel company and networking platform that has…

FINDING YOUR MEALTIME MATCH

Dhaka has embraced the trend of ready-to-eat meal kits – prepped, nutritious meals delivered to your door. These culinary bundles, reflecting a cultural shift towards valuing time and health, offer convenience and…

ROADMAP FOR CORPORATE EXCELLENCE IN 2024

Welcome to the exciting realm of 2024, where the corporate journey is filled with opportunities for those who can adeptly navigate perceptions, spot trends, and deploy effective strategies. Whether you’re a seasoned…

SMART Fitness Goals for the New Year

In the heart of Dhaka, Naveed, a seasoned entrepreneur, stood in front of his office window, reflecting on the year that has passed. Despite his success in business, his personal health has…

LIFE LESSONS FOR 2024

As we wrap up a globally tumultuous year, we may be feeling a myriad of emotions. Some of us may have made significant progress to our long term goals, whereas some others…

New Year, New You, New Look

When I was younger, I was not into fashion at all. To be blunt, I was a nerd and wore whatever my mother bought me. Due to my extremely poor eyesight, I…

Building Creative Ecosystems

Facebook has evolved from a social networking site to a global stage for content creators. Factors such as the prominence of online communities, the surge in video content, and the demand for…

A TALE OF Resilience

Leesa Gazi, a British-Bangladeshi filmmaker, author, and theatre practitioner, is also the co-founder of Komola Collective, a London-based arts company dedicated to telling stories from women’s perspectives. Her work in Birangona: Women…

Back to Books

THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE by Neil Gaiman, 2013 Neil Gaiman is a genius storyteller. I love everything I have read by him so far, and this book is…

THE LAUGHTER LEFT BEHIND

There’s not a lot of Matthew Perry in the pilot episode of Friends (1994-2004), but he delivers one of its funniest jokes. As the group sits around Central Perk, a newly divorced…

Turning Tides

Achia Nila is a pioneering computer engineer with nearly two decades of experience in web development, cybersecurity, and digital transformation. As the founder of Women In Digital (WID), she has designed a…

An Encouraging Outlook

  Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya currently serves as a Distinguished Fellow at Centre for Policy Dialogue, Dhaka. He is also a Non-Resident Fellow at the Center for Global Development in Washington DC. He…

Shattering Clichés

AANON H SIDDIQUA is a London-based Bangladeshi musician and performer. Formerly with Lokkhi Terra, an Afro-Cuban Bengali jazz band, she has performed worldwide and collaborated with global artistes. Her song from the…