• The vanishing act
    The vanishing act

    It was not too long ago when aeroplane enthusiasts of the world,...


    No one in the history of the Kingdom of Thailand has done so much...

  • Unrelenting Passion
    Unrelenting Passion

    While we celebrated the under-16 women's football team's...

  • A trip to Kashgar

    The September sky was cloudy and it was drizzling. But the bad weather could hardly dampen the spirits of the hordes of tourists. With

  • Famous travellers on the Silk Road

    In the history of the Silk Road, many renowned people left their footprints on this most historically important trade

  • History of Silk Road

    From the 2nd century BC to the end of the 14th century AD, a great trade route originated from Chang'an (now Xian)

  • The Good Doctor

    “My days are numbered now," Edric Sargission Baker told his associates soon after he was diagnosed with pulmonary artery hypertension in 2013. An accomplished doctor himself, he then described the symptoms that would indicate his time had come. "When you see these symptoms, do not put me on mechanical ventilation or any other life support," Dr Baker said to the shock of his associates.

  • “He was sent by God”

    Cut off from the nearest town by some 10-20 kilometres of thick forests all around, the people of Kailakuri and adjacent villages didn't have access to trusted medical care in any emergency.

  • Vermeer Thefts: 1971-The Love Letter

    The thief locked himself in an electrical box in the exhibition hall and, once the museum was closed, he pulled the painting from the wall and made for a window.

  • 30 Hours With APJ Abdul Kalam

    It was the mid-afternoon of October 17, 2014, when Indian High Commissioner Pankaj Saran, then MCCI President Rokia Afzal Rahman

  • Why Many Hearts Still Beat For Him

    What have missiles got to do with medicine? Everything, if you are a heart patient.

  • APJ's last words to 'I am Kalam' actor

    Harsh Mayar grew up in a Delhi slum, dreaming of becoming an actor. And when he finally got his place under the spotlight, Harsh also

  • DID you know?

    In 2010, the United Nations decided to honour this 'great scientist' on his 79th birth anniversary and declared his birthday on October 15

  • The Rameswaram BOY who became president

    Stories of extreme hardship, braving impossible odds and innumerable sacrifices, abound in the lives of nearly 90 percent of the

  • From History's Golden Chapter

    It was a shivering cold morning on January 10, 1972. Braving the chill, thousands lined the eight-mile route from Delhi's Parade

  • The Armenian Genocide and Turkey's Denial

    From 1915 to 1917, the Young Turks regime in the Ottoman Empire carried out a systematic, premeditated, centrally planned genocide against the Armenian people.

  • The Voice Against Genocide

    Serj Tankian is best known as the frontman of alternative metal/hard rock band System of a Down with which he has been playing since

  • Timeline

    In 1915, the Turkish government launched a plan to expel and massacre Armenians living in the Ottoman Empire. While much of


    Human trafficking and exploitation have been in existance across the globe for thousands of years.

  • Muhammad Ali

    Bangladesh I Love You

    37 years ago on February 18, Muhammad Ali, the “greatest heavyweight boxer ever,” came to Bangladesh along with his wife for a five-day visit.

  • Life sketch

    Born as Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. on January 17, 1942, into an African American family of Kentucky, Ali took to boxing at 12 years of age, almost by accident.

  • The Boy Who 'knocked Out' Ali

    The most exciting part of Muhammad Ali's sojourn in Bangladesh was probably the mock fight against a young boy at the Dhaka Stadium.

  • What about the promised land?

    Ever since Muhammad Ali's historic visit to Bangladesh 37 years ago, there has been this occasional speculation in local media as to what happened to the piece of land in Cox's Bazar which was promised to the legendary boxer.

  • The Boy Who 'knocked Out' Ali

  • Life sketch

  • What about the promised land?

  • Vultures' Zone

    Vultures are termed as natural cleaners. But their prominence in the blue skies of Bangladesh has drastically fallen over the years.

  • Vultures' Zone

  • Netaji disappearance mystery

  • The Russian connection

  • A Saint with no name

  • The Dust Road of Monajatuddin

  • Blend of Talent, Labour