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International Mother Language Day
21st February… What does this date mean to you?

Syeda Sabita Amin

On this day in 1952, lives were lost but at the end of the day our nation marked Bengali as our mother language. The sacrifice of countless lives has brought us where we are today.

Pearl Fashion Institute-Scales New Heights

The Pearl Fashion Institute, Dhaka became the first institute dealing with the garment sector to become validated by Nottingham Trent University, UK to allow students to be able to get Foundation Degrees of a Foreign University while studying in Dhaka.

Underground Plumbing System Discovered on Mars

By Ker Than

A Mars-orbiting spacecraft has spotted a subterranean natural plumbing system that might have ferried water beneath the surface of the red planet in the distant past.

Staring at the world through my rearview

G. Sumdany Don

It was a dark stormy June evening at Dr. Shahin Huda's chamber in Dhanmondi when my father suddenly shouted with more power in his voice than the raging thunderstorms outside, “It's a boy!!”

Transportation Woes Back to Stone Age!

By Mahdin Mahboob

Everyone in Dhaka hailed the immediate past government's decision to remove the pollution causing, boisterously loud, 2-stroke auto-rickshaws from the city streets and replaced them with the 'cleaner and greener' 4-stroke CNG(Compressed Natural Gas) driven auto rickshaws.

My first day of spring

Sharin Shajahan Naomi

The first day of spring is one thing, and the first spring day is another. The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month.'

International Mother Language Day & DUCSU collection centre

Taslima Rawshan

“International Mother Language Day” is a day to remember and honor those great language martyrs who sacrificed their lives on 21st February 1952 to establish the rights of their mother language i.e. Bangla.

Global business education in the 21st century

Professor Dr. Victoria Wise

The world of business in the 21st Century contends with many new, dynamic and powerful influences.

Know Thyself


We have a very common habit of analyzing the habits of the people around us making occasional comments trying to brag about our shrewd skills of judgement.

La Marche De L'empereur: A Review

Sabrina F Ahmad

Of all the things to watch, why a French documentary? That was the question I asked myself even as I popped in the DVD for La Marche de l'empereur, which tells the story of the annual migration of the Antarctic Emperor penguins.

Nazia Ahmed

Over the last few months, all of you must have seen the regular updates on Project D-youth and how the teams put their heads together in the pages of Star Campus.

Role of Bangla Academy in Ekushey

Tazmia Islam Nion

Can you guess from which building the order of firing on the Language Movement procession on February 21, 1952 was declared?

Cupid's Cafe

Shamma M. Raghib

Valentines day to me is more like 'Single's Awareness Day', but to others it is a day full of hugs, roses and remembrance for those in love.

Man fears time, yet time fears the pyramids

Star campus Desk

It is the one and only Wonder of the world that does not require a description by early historians and poets. It is the one and only Wonder that does not need speculations concerning its appearance, size, and shape.

History of cricket

Compiled by Arif Ashraf Nayan

The game of cricket has a known history spanning from the 16th century to the present day, with international matches played since 1844, although the official history of international Test cricket began in 1877.


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