Memoirs - The 4th April-1

Memoirs: The 4th of April

The article is a piece, recalling the aftermath of Dhaka’s Operation Searchlight of March 1971. By Irteza Hasnain This day fifty years ago on the 4th of April 1971 I left Dhaka, my janmobhumi (Birth place) with mixed feelings. I flew out with a heavy heart for leaving behind my friends, my cherished memories, the […]

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When birthplaces initiate decay- Old-Dhaka

When birthplaces initiate decay….

Older residents of Dhaka, who once lived to experience its beautiful past, perhaps grieve at its seemingly inevitable decline. Gone are the water bodies, the gardens, the open spaces, the fresh air and the salubrious, monsoon-tropical, climate. By Nazarul Islam Older residents of Dhaka, who once lived to experience its beautiful past, perhaps grieve at […]

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