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  • Storytime in Dhaka

    Storytime in Dhaka: Tiny Jumps In

    Last weekend, 19 – 20 January, Inshra Sakhawat Russel took Tiny on a reading tour across the city, from Shahbag to Banani, at Pathak Shamabesh, Bengal Boi, Fantasium and finally, Gourmet Bazar.

  • Obhoyaronno Hosts Year End “Puppyville”

    When it comes to animal welfare and education through humane programmes, the first name that comes to mind is Obhoyaronno- Bangladesh Animal Welfare Foundation.

  • A celebration of all things Bangladeshi

    Prothom Alo and Unilever hosted a gala fashion show 'Sunsilk Noksha Biye Utsob' at the Grand Ballroom of the Pan Pacific Sonargaon on the 20th of December. A visually delightful stage welcomed the guests to the event themed 'Biyer Bajar Deshe.'

  • Sheba.xyz at Digital World 2017 expo

    Sheba.xyz is a household service marketplace that connects the verified service providers with customers on an on-demand basis. The

  • Winter Food Festival at Long Beach Suites Dhaka

    This winter, Long Beach Suites Dhaka is hosting a 'Winter Food Festival' at its Cozy Sizzler Restaurant. This festival will be held up to December 13, 2017.

  • Beat cancer with early checks at Parkway Hospitals Singapore

    Breast and gynaecological cancers and HPV are currently among the most common concerns among adult women, often festering silently due to prevailing taboos. Yet, there is no better way to battle these killer diseases than being on guard.

  • International Weavers Festival

    International Weavers Festival and the tale of a visionary

    The weather, unyielding; it was one of those days that anyone would wish they had stayed at home devouring khichuri and dim bhuna, instead of going outside.

  • Khadi fest

    TRESemmé Khadi 'The Future Fabric Show', 2017

    The Fashion Design Council of Bangladesh is bringing back one of the most anticipated fashion events of the year -- FDCB Presents TRESemmé Khadi 'The Future Fabric Show 2017. The council teams up to breathe new life into fashion,

  • highflying Songket weaves

    The highflying Songket weaves

    Not even a week is left till the TRESemmé Khadi – 'the future fabric show 2017' and our excitement is building up and why not? Especially when world class designers like June Ngo are taking part in the show!

  • Dhaka Challenge 2017 by Thousand Miles Expeditions

    If your wanderlusting self is always looking for adventure but happens to be constrained by the busy schedules of the hectic city life, why not try doing something within the city itself?

  • Glitz, glamour and Zurhem

    Taking inspiration from Berlin's underground nightlife Mehruz Munir presents the Fall-Winter 2018 collection powered by BMW, in a private fashion show at the Radisson Blu Water Garden Dhaka.

  • Introducing Rupchanda-The Daily Star Super Chef 2017: Aysha Siddiky Pinky

    Aysha Siddiky Pinky has been dubbed as the traveller. Her journey so far has taken her from Bangladesh to Botswana to America to South Africa.

  • The Art of Healing – Lifestyle that Fights Cancer

    A cloud of darkness shrouds our mind stirring up a number of unpleasant emotions – unfathomable fear, misery and worries about the imminent future

  • 2nd Dhaka Int'l Fashion & Lifestyle Expo 2017 held

    Over 30 companies from 4 countries participated in the exhibition titled, '2nd Dhaka Int'l Fashion & Lifestyle Expo 2017'. Dedicated to clothing, fashion, and lifestyle products, it was held from 9 May to 13 May, 2017 at Uttara Ladies Club.

  • Gala Fashion Evening 2017

    The fashion scene of Bangladesh gained some momentum on 13 May, 2017. The stage was set on fire at Radisson Blu, Dhaka by striking models donning exquisite wear by the renowned fashion brand of Bangladesh, Aarong. The retail brand proved again that grandeur is their forte and exclusivity their strong suit.

  • Trance of the Trans-Siberian

    The Trans-Siberian Railway, the longest in the world, stretches for about 9000 kilometres across China, Mongolia, Siberia and Russia.

  • A Day of Wellness & Mental Health Recognition

    On the second day of Bengali Year 1424, a very unique fair was held in Dhaka. Sajida Foundation and Purnava Ltd. organised this event at the BRAC Centre, titled 'Health and Wellness Fair'.

  • FEAB presents Fashion Festival 2017: 'Deshiponno, Shobarjonno'

    With Boishakh humming around the corner, Fashion Entrepreneurs Association of Bangladesh (FEAB) organised a five-day fashion assembly on the premises of the Chitrashala plaza in Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.

  • Celebrating 44 years of Nipun Crafts Ltd

    Nipun Crafts continues to be one of the pioneering fashion houses in our country. It was March 1973 --Bangladesh had only started to...

  • Bishwo Rang and Rtv presents 'Otijhe Bangla Cinema'

    This has never been done before. A fashion show showcasing the legacy of Bangla cinema through an entire collection of designs...

  • Tales in terracotta

    Over the years, the National Crafts Council of Bangladesh (NCCB), has played an important role in promoting local crafts and thus uplifting the livelihood of neglected craftsmen across the country.

  • Strong backs and magic fingers

    Since its inception in 1985, the National Crafts Council of Bangladesh (NCCB), through its sincere efforts, has attempted to highlight the traditional crafts of the country to a wider audience.

  • Caturday by The Pet Project

    Have you ever been utterly mesmerised by the gleaming, jade green eyes of a cat, or awed by its stubby nose and soft and gentle purrs?

  • Fahima Choudhury – Breaking Stereotypes

    Age is one of the most taboo topics in the world. Why so? Fahima Choudhury shared her viewpoints in the roundtable discussion arranged by Dove at the Daily Star Centre on the 18th of October, 2016.

  • Azra Mahmood – Conversations on Confidence

    Dove instigated a series of campaigns to fight against prejudices related to women and ageing. Based on its campaign programmes, it arranged a roundtable discussion – 'How Old Are You' at The Daily Star centre on the 18th of October, 2016.

  • Bangladeshi Fashion Week launched in London

    British Bangladeshis have been making huge contributions to UK society for many decades with hundreds of success stories within national politics, law, medicine, science, corporate business and of course the restaurant and catering sector.

  • Delco Business Associate signs sponsorship deal with Wedding Festival 2016

    Delco Business Associate signs sponsorship deal with Wedding Festival 2016

    Festivity, organiser of ‘The Westin Presents -Wedding Festival 2016’, has recently signed platinum sponsorship deal with Delco Business Associate Ltd, a sister concern of Hamid Group.

  • The household traditions of Muharram

    Muharram has significance for all Muslims, irrespective of the sectarian divisions that are said to be a major issue in the Islamic belief. However, the expression and the intensity of observance of Ashura, or the tenth day of the month of Muharram, varies within the Islamic world.

  • The Westin Dhaka presents 'Wedding Festival 2016'

    The Westin Dhaka in association with Festivity proudly presents Wedding Festival 2016.

  • A night of pizzazz

    By the time Shanto-Mariam University of Creative Technology (SMUCT) was established in 2003, the country had already taken giant strides in fashion.