The Sundarbans

Rush Mela, an intangible cultural heritage

The Rush Mela festival is one of the largest tourist attractions of the Sundarbans

A girl dances at the Rush Mela


Are you the next hidden card?

K.A.R.D is one of the most famous group with 2 girls and 2 boys formed by DSP Media. They came into the K-pop industry in 2017 with their popular song Hola Hola.

Members of the KARD band

Black Arab women tackle racist beauty ideals and stereotypes

to fight back against long-standing discrimination and Middle Eastern beauty standards that favour light skin and straight hair.

A woman walks in an almost empty mall amid the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 March 2020.

Contemplating culture

According to Raymond Williams, the word 'culture' falls among one of the two or three most complicated words in the English language. Academicians of different disciplines in humanities and social ...

Mass culture captured in contemporary art (Britto)

Dreaming of returning home, Egypt's Nubians revive language

"I usually get asked how can I be Nubian when I can't speak my own language," the 23-year-old said

Nubian boys lead camels along an alley in the village of Gharb Suhail near Aswan in Upper Egypt, some 920 kilometres south of the capital Cairo, on 5 February 2020.

PM Hasina critical of speaking Bangla in English accent

Putting emphasis on practicing Bangla language properly, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday castigated those, who speak Bangla in English accent.“There is nothing to do except showing compassion ...

PM Hasina critical of speaking Bangla in English accent

My Bangla journey

I arrived in Bangladesh for the first time one September day in 1986. I had just graduated from college with a degree in development economics and intended to spend a year working in Bangladesh and ...

My Bangla journey

Upholding cultural heritages crucial: President Hamid

President Abdul Hamid urged all concerned to uphold Bangladesh’s cultural heritages, reports UNB.“It’s crucial to uphold our own cultural heritages,” he said after a cultural ...

Upholding cultural heritages crucial: President Hamid
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