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  • An exhibition of collectibles in Chittagong

    People have the general perception that leisurely pursuits like stamps and coin collecting are dying pursuits. This is far from reality, as the exhibition — Numismatic, Philatelic and Hobby-Item Exhibition2018 — organised by Chittagong Collector's Club between Thursday, 3 May and Saturday, 5 May at the Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin Gallery, Zilla Shilpakala Academy, Chittagong will show.

  • Ayurveda Research & Health Centre — Country's health destination

    Ayurveda, the science of life, gives details about how to live a healthy disease-free life, and Ayurveda Research & Health Centre (ARHC) tries to reach the most authentic approach to that through Kerala Panchkarma and classical medicines.

  • Aritzan's fashion show at Pan Pacific Sonargaon

    On the evening of 25 April, 2018, fashion brand Artizan showcased their lineup at Dhaka's Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel. Models walked the runway donning shirts, polo-shirts and T-shirts designed by Rakib Hussain of Artizan.

  • Kodomo celebrates fifth anniversary

    As a cosmetic brand catering to the need of newborns and infants, Kodomo has made a name for itself. As part of their anniversary celebration, a show was arranged on 24 April, where Kodomo's entire range of products was showcased.

  • Swimming lessons at Pan Pacific Sonargaon

    Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka brings to you this year's swimming lessons especially designed for you. From toning your core to speeding up your metabolism, there are several reasons why you should consider swimming.

  • Gitanjali Jewellers comes to Tokyo Square, Mohammadpur

    Launched in 1996, Gitanjali Jewellers initially started as suppliers of exclusive diamond jewellery to some of the top retailers in the country. It was not until 2007 that Gitanjali launched their first retail outlet. The third showroom of Gitanjali Jewellers was recently inaugurated on 20 April, 2018 at the Tokyo Square, Japan Garden City, Mohammadpur.

  • Special campaign from Brothers Furniture

    This summer, Borthers Furniture Ltd. is running a special campaign titled 'Boishakh to boishakh offer Kistite Ghor Sajbe Sobar.' This campaign allows customers to get a 12 month installment service. It will run till 14 May, 2018. Also, Brothers Furniture is offering from 5 to 15 percent discounts on their furniture.

  • Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka presents Tantalizing Thai Week

    Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka will organize a week long “Tantalizing Thai Week” from 23 - 28 April 2018.

  • C.P. ’s latest campaign

    C.P. customers can now enjoy this Baishakh with the latest campaign from C.P. Bangladesh Co. Ltd. The campaign gives customers the chance to win a smartphone everyday for the purchase of products of at least Tk 200.

  • Uber launches in Chattogram

    Uber, the world's largest on-demand ridesharing company, announced the launch of its services in Chattogram on April 12, 2018, with three products - UberX, HIRE and MOTO. Now Uber has expanded its services to the second city in Bangladesh.

  • Discounts at Akankhas Glamour World

    Various beauty packages are being offered at Akankhas Galmour World at special discounts. They are also offering free haircuts with these packages matching the shape of your face. The packages offer facial, pedicure-manicure, skin polish etc.

  • Summer with Kay Kraft

    As the summer heat draws ever closer, Kay Kraft is all set with their lineup of comfortable wears. Clean designs and optimized colour use with patterns and cuts highlighting utmost comfort is the focus this time. Voile, cotton, linen are the fabrics used this time while the colours fall in off-white, white, green, blue etc. with print, embroidery and tie-dye.

  • Three in one exhibition at Drik Gallery

    Dhaka’s popular Drik Gallery will be hosting an exhibition of postage stamps, currency and match boxes. This exhibition will run through 26 -28 April, 2018 from 3pm to 8pm.

  • Midnight buffet at Restaurant Summerfields, Hotel Sarina

    Considering the huge traffic jam in Dhaka city, midnight buffets can be the best time for Dhaka dwellers to enjoy occasions with friends and family. Summerfields in Hotel Sarina is now offering 80 plus items including Thai, Indian, Continental and Chinese cuisines that guests can enjoy for Tk 1599 per person. The buffet starts from 11:30PM and ends at 3:30AM.

  • Secret Recipe's journey in Bangladesh

    Starting in October 11, 2017, Malaysian café chain Secret Recipe garnered the attention of Dhaka's foodies with its award-winning cakes and other delicious items. Originally, the café began its journey in 1997 in Malaysia and gradually expanded operation overseas in Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, China, Brunei, Maldives and most recently in Bangladesh.

  • Burger King introduces the Mushroom Swiss Burger

    Burger King has recently introduced a fan favourite loaded with mushroom sauce and cheese. It is made of perfectly grilled beef patty, topped with velvety mushroom sauce, creamy, melted Swiss cheese sandwiched between two sesame seed bun.

  • Bengal Meat's Pro-Chef's Recipe Challenge

    To showcase the best of meat dishes across Bangladesh, Bengal Meat held the Pro-Chef's Recipe Challenge, Season-1 with the theme 'Taste of Bangladesh.' This was a drive to extract authentic Deshi dishes around rural Bangladesh which were cooked and tasted over generations.

  • Aroath in Banani

    Dhaka's shoppers have found a new reason to find joy in shopping as the most anticipated Super Shop Aroath recently begun its journey at 76/B, Road 11, Banani. The 12,000 square feet shopping heaven, complete with double storeyed facility for spacious parking and great bargains; promises to be one of a kind store.

  • Online platform Bengal C Hub launched

    To share resources, collaborate and open up opportunities for the creative community, Bengal C Hub was launched on April 9, 2018.

  • Baishakh 1425 with Sadakalo

    One of the most celebrated occasions in Bangladesh, Pahela Baishakh brings new life. For this season, Sadakalo is focusing on the 'Shokher Hari' motif.

  • Rang Bangladesh this Baishakh

    Celebrate the coming Bangla New Year with an exclusive collection from Rang Bangladesh. This year's themes include shital patis, mangal shobhajatra in main shades of red, maroon, off-white and white.

  • Bengali Food Festival at Pan Pacific Sonargaon

    All things Baiskhakhi at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel

    The festive spirit of the Bengali New Year is here once again, as the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka embellishes the hotel in the bright colours of “Pahela Baishakh”

  • Welcome 1425 at Woman's World

    To celebrate the upcoming Baishkah, Woman's World is offering a makeup offer at Tk 1425, which includes hair style, sari styling, even Baishakhi temporary tattoos in varied hues of crude local paint, which is all the rage now.

  • Mahabhoj at Khazana with chef Panchali

    To welcome and celebrate the start of Baishakh, Khazana is offering guests the 'Opar Bangla Mahabhoj' for lunch and dinner. Celebrity chef Panchali Dutta is being specially flown in from Kolkata to provide authentic flavours of Opar Bangla Cuisine. She will interact with the guests to familiarise them with the authentic cuisine from West Bengal, and share interesting trivia also. Special cooking workshops will be held for the guests on selected days.

  • Baishakhi saris from Ambor

    Balancing traditional designs and fashionable modern trends this Baishakh, Ambor is ready to grace your wardrobe with their best collection of saris.

  • Baishakh with Foring

    As the Bengali New Year is upon us once more, every fashion house is getting ready with their collection to make the day as memorable as ever. Foring too is joining the festivity. Their collection focuses on red, white, blue, pink, yellow, green, sky blue and many more colours.

  • Baishakh 1425 with Dhaka Regency

    Adding colour to our everyday city life, Dhaka Regency Hotel and Resort and Mutual Trust Bank Limited have organised extensive programmes on the occasion of Pahela Baishakh 1425.

  • Pahela Baishakh at The Peninsula Chittagong

    Drawing inspiration from pages of history, Restaurant Amrit has launched its new menu that is a representation of Mughal influences in our culinary traditions, with an emphasis on the famed “dumpakht.”

  • Anjan's colourful Baishakh

    Celebrate the best of Bangla New Year with Anjan's theme based colourful clothes. Traditional red and white with architectural designs, shital pati, kantha stitch etc. are the inspirations for this collection.

  • Baishakh at Grameen UNIQLO

    Grameen Uniqlo has brought exclusive designs in their Bashakhi collection for young fashion enthusiasts. This year they are showcasing their collection of trendy and traditional outfits in bold bright colours.