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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A tale of tribulations under autocracy

| By Mahfuz Ul Hasib Chowdhury
Mahfuz Ul Hasib Chowdhury flashes inquisitive light on the price paid by a famed politician and a  veteran scholar for the sustenance of democratic valuesPolitical leaders
A tale of tribulations under autocracy

The Bania's eye view

| By Samantak Das
Samantak Das reveals an engaging story of a people who have done  much to make India what it is today that depicted by the writer"There are
The Bania's eye view

Coping alone in Copenhagen

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Catherine Taylor limns the life and loves of a  nonconformist translator of crime fiction that vividly captured by Danish author Dorthe Nors "I write minimalism that
Coping alone in Copenhagen

The path of self-purification…

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Liton Chakroborty Mithun is impressed by the poet's poetic expressions"One of the great pleasures of reading poetry to feel words mean what they usually do in everyday life, and
The path of self-purification…

Serious portrait of a shocking standup

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Ian Sansom depicts the way of telling a tale of neither remotely funny nor an easy read of David GrossmanA comic novel by David Grossman, the David Grossman? That
Serious portrait of a shocking standup

A poetic exploration into female power

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Liton Chakraborty Mithun limns the inner words, thoughts, sense and mood of the rhymerPoetry is not always a "spontaneous overflow of powerful emotions" as William Wordsworth
A poetic exploration into female power

(Don't) Keep calm and carry on

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Pratik Kanjilal illustrates the questions about our equanimity in the face of everyday violence as raised by the writerAppropriately for a time when politics has been
(Don't) Keep calm and carry on

20 years of wizardry: A writer’s story of hardship and triumph

| By Asian Age Online
Tasbir IftekharExuberant tweet coming from distinguished author J.K. Rowling, as her fantasy novel series
20 years of wizardry: A writer’s story of hardship and triumph

The truth of loving wife is beauty personified

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(Continuing from previous issue)Honesty is beautiful; kindness is beautiful; and intelligence is beautiful… For attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in

An encomium of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

| By Liton Chakraborty Mithun
There are a handful few epics written in Bengali; even the greatest of Bengali poets Rabindranath Tagore did not pen any. Poetry volumes devoted to the achievement and
An encomium of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

The poet discovers glory even in the hollow hole

| By Main Uddin Ahmed
Sudhir Koiborta offered the Bengali poetry readers his new book 'Biborey Bibhuti'. The book's inner cover discloses that his first book was a bundle of stories. This time the
The poet discovers glory even in the hollow hole

Homage to a great visionary statesman

| By Mahfuz Ul Hasib Chowdhury
While talking about the history of Bangladesh or in a wider sense referring to the significant flyspecks dotting the bygone days across South Asia we cannot go ahead with
Homage to a great visionary statesman

A tale of crime and punishment

| By Shyamoli Das
The Scarlet Letter is considered as a masterwork by the American writer Nathaniel Hawthorne. In the novel, Hawthorne has explored the puritan attitudes as well as steadfastness of the
A tale of crime and punishment

Saddam Hussein's US guards viewed him like a 'grandpa'

| By Ray Locker
Stuck in his personal prison, Saddam Hussein seemed a benign presence to his 12-man band of U.S. guards who watched him as the former Iraqi dictator was tried for
Saddam Hussein's US guards viewed him like a 'grandpa'

The truth of loving wife is beauty personified

| By Anwar A. Khan
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon and the love. In the context of romantic love relationships, romance usually implies an expression of one's strong romantic
The truth of loving wife is beauty personified

A glaring chapter of BRAC-to prevent diarrhea

| By Masum Billah
A book of 124 pages published by Panjeree Publications captivates the initial history of a brighter chapter of BRAC which boasts of being the topmost non-governmental organization in the
A glaring chapter of BRAC-to prevent diarrhea

Shadows of the Soul

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Ishrat Binte Aftab analyzes Emran's poesy endeavor of imagination  and reality. Poetry is immaculate beauty. They are like Pablo Neruda's adorable certain dark things-to be loved in secret-between the
Shadows of the Soul

A commendable poetical endeavor

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Liton Chakraborty Mithun elaborates the inward  aphorisms that have been expressed by the rhymer.In recent times, a batch of young poets have emerged in Bangladeshi literary scene and gained
A commendable poetical endeavor

The poet is clear and honest in expression

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Main Uddin Ahmed is  surprised by the penchant, luster, attachment and competency of the  versifierQuazi Rosy is the winner of many awards. Syed Shamsul Haq once lauded her for
The poet is clear and honest in expression

Arundhati Roy's second novel after 20 years

| By Asian Age Online
Arundhati Roy's eagerly-awaited second novel goes on sale Tuesday, two decades after her prize-winning debut "The God of Small Things" propelled her
Arundhati Roy's second novel after 20 years

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