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Huawei’s upcoming P10 & P10+ to break market records

  At the recent Mobile World Congress held in Barcelona, Huawei Consumer Business Group announced the launch of the new HUAWEI P10 and P10+, co-engineered with Leica, which bring professional studio-like effects to enhance portrait photography. Through a special partnership with Pantone Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Biggest mistakes of budget travel

  Everyone wants a cheap vacation: the more affordable it is, the more you can enjoy, and the more likely you are to take another trip down the memory lane when time allows. Unfortunately with the lure of saving money there Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

A passion for water

  Growing up in the quiet northern town of Rajshahi, Nilufar Islam was reminded over and over again that she was a girl. Neighbours and relatives were quick to point out that her parents didn’t have a son. What they did Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Ekushey Book Fair ends on a positive note

  The curtain fell on the month-long Amar EkusheyGranthamela 2017 on the final day of February with most of the publishers expressing satisfaction with the overall arrangements and turnover.   Book lovers rushed to get their hands on the latest works of their Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Cosmos Atelier71 participates in Kibria Intl Print Fair 2017

  Cosmos Atelier71 Printmaking Studio participated in the recent 6th annual Kibria International Print Fair at Dhaka University’s Zainul Gallery, which took place from February 19-21.   The fair is also a tribute to the legacy of printmaking artist and Professor Emeritus Mohammad Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Diversity triumphs over botched announcement at Oscars 2017

  Veterans Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty can blame all their errors on Steve Harvey, whom they considered to be the “mother of botched announcements” (according to a recent Hollywood Reporter feature,) after accidentally announcing “La La Land” as Best Picture Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Restaurant Review – Café Droom

  Dhanmondi’s coziest café expands into Banani, without compromising on taste   As I frequented Café Droom at Dhanmondi 9/A, it used to amaze me to see that this place witnessed a dull time. Thanks to immaculate service (albeit slow) and good food, Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

JAAGO Foundation wins ICT in Education award of UNESCO

  Korvi Rakshand, Founder of JAAGO Foundation, recently received the UNESCO   King   Hamad   Bin   Isa   Al-Khalifa   Award   for   the   Use   of   Information   and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in Education in Paris.   The award is the recognition of JAAGO Foundation’s work in eradicating poverty Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Sino-BD art camp first of artistic collaborations

  When discussing how China has exported its products and services all over the world, especially in Bangladesh – as they deserve credit for bringing in infrastructural development, smartphones and what not. But art was something that had eluded the list Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Peyala: The T in Trendy

  No one can go wrong with the customised array of perfect wraps, salad bowls, Nutella desserts and beverages from Peyala   The opening of Peyala, the new restaurant brand of MGH Restaurants Private Ltd (MRPL), in the capital’s Gulshan 2 area caused Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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