Bengali Literature

Bengali Literature

Ekushey Padak winning writer Bulbul Chowdhury passes away

Bulbul Chowdhury, noted fiction writer and Ekushey Padak-winner for his outstanding contribution to Bangla literature, died on Saturday evening

Ekushey Padak winning writer Bulbul Chowdhury passes away

Writer Sheikh Abdul Hakim no more

Noted writer and translator Sheikh Abdul Hakim passed away at his residence in Madartek, Dhaka on Saturday afternoon

Writer Sheikh Abdul Hakim no more

45th death anniversary

Remembering Nazrul, a poet par excellence

Freedom, humanity, love and revolution are the constant themes in Kazi Nazrul’s majestic literary creations. He was against all sorts of religious, caste-based, and gender-based discrimination and ...

Remembering Nazrul, a poet par excellence

Hasan Azizul Huq flown to Dhaka in critical condition

Hasan Azizul Huq will undergo treatment under the supervision of chest specialist Nazrul Islam at the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases

Hasan Azizul Huq flown to Dhaka in critical condition

Remembering natyacharya Selim Al Deen

Wednesday marks the 72nd birth anniversary of the Ekushey Padak-winning late dramatist Selim Al Deen, regarded as the pioneer of theatre in Bangladesh

Remembering natyacharya Selim Al Deen

Revisiting Tagore’s 'Dakghar' in Covid confinement

On the 80th death anniversary of Tagore, his immortal creation 'Dakghar' is recalled, particularly pertinent in these days of isolation and pandemic

Rabindranath Tagore

80th death anniversary

Remembering Tagore, the polymath

Friday marks the 80th death anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore, the first non-European and Bengali poet to win the Nobel Prize in literature

Remembering Tagore, the polymath

Humayun Ahmed’s 9th death anniversary on Monday

Monday marks the 9th death anniversary of eminent writer, playwright, lyricist, and filmmaker Humayun Ahmed

Humayun Ahmed’s 9th death anniversary on Monday

PEN Bangladesh gets new committee

Fiction writer and literary critic Kazi Anis Ahmed and litterateur Mohammad Moheuddin were elected president and secretary general of executive committee 2021-2023 of PEN Bangladesh

PEN Bangladesh gets new committee

International Nazrul Fest

'Nazrul stirred the Bengali soul'

On the occasion of poet Nazrul Islam's 122nd birthday, the poet's spirit of equality was highlighted at a virtual festival organised in the occasion by Mukta Ashor

'Nazrul stirred the Bengali soul'
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