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The God

Bonoful

Translated by Mehedi Hassan

A tiger kept attacking a village. People became restless. The cow, the calve and even men were being killed by the tiger. Then, one day, everyone got out of their houses, gathered together and killed the tiger with sticks, spears, lances, and guns. One tiger went but came another. At last, […]

By |September 22nd, 2018|Literature, Religion, Society|0 Comments

A drop of water

Bonoful

Translated by mehedi hassan

It was in my knowing that the landlord of Ramganj Shambabu was a whimsical person. But I didn’t even imagine that his craziness could go so far. Waking up that morning, I got an invitation letter. Shambabu invited all of our family members to his mother’s funeral. Getting the letter, I […]

By |September 4th, 2018|Literature|0 Comments

Young maiden and her prince living happily ever after… ?

By: Abdur Rahim

Men and women crave for love, live for love, kill for love, and die for love. Human romantic love (also known as passionate love or being in love) is regarded as a human universal, said Helen Fisher. We experience romantic love is like a deep emotion and strong feeling between a man and […]

By |January 14th, 2018|Literature, Society|0 Comments

Rape

First part

Mansur was aimlessly wandering along the earthen road beside the village he lived in and the sun was a few steps away from middle of the sky. He made the day off by his […]

By |May 17th, 2017|Literature, Women|2 Comments

Hypatia comes to our town

In one of the most despicable attempts to restrict free expression to be seen in recent times, Bangla Academy has tried to impose a two-year ban on “Srabon Prokashoni,” a secular publishing house.

The grounds for the sanction, as it was understood from media reports, was that Robin Ahsan, the owner of the entity went to […]

End the culture of impunity

A victory day free from the physical presence of any known war criminal was probably the central theme of this years victory day celebration, and it was indeed something to celebrate. This year’s extraordinary celebration saw thousands of patriots from all walks of life marching in colorful rallies, healing the wounds of the recent communal atrocities.

But […]

Regionalism

One evening, on a busy highway in Dhaka city a lot of buses with many passengers on it and cars with a few people were running up and down to their destinies. All of a sudden, a bus pushed at the back side of another bus, but not very hard because the bus driver was […]

By |April 10th, 2015|Literature, Society|0 Comments
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