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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Do not play with our kids future

As school education makes a comeback on the public debate agenda for all the wrong reasons, and none but the Islamic fundamentalists have come...

Nabanita Dev Sen: The Feisty Feminist, Humorist of Post-Colonial Bengali Literature

By Lopa Banerjee Bengali literature of the post-independence era has most certainly come a long way where women authors have shaped the world in their...

Langadu- a national shame for Bangladesh

Peace is still a far cry in the hill tracts The gruesome images of the indigenous people of Langadu upazila, Rangamati fleeing home, carrying whatever...

Thrifty eating in the City- An eat-all-you-can date!

Two doctors and a psychologist- what does this equation add up to? Well, in any other part of the world, under any other circumstances,...

My Hypnotic And Magical Encounter With West Bengal

We had finally packed our stuff with our winter clothes, warmers and the stuff we thought we might require. We were driven via a...

9 Stages of a Bengali’s life in Bangalore

  Stage 1 – Getting ready – A month to launch date You just scored that dream job in Bangalore. Your proud parents have booked your...

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