Bengali Gymnast Dipa Karmakar becomes Barbie Role Model on Barbie's 60th Bday - Bengali Gymnast Dipa Karmakar becomes Barbie Role Model on Barbie's 60th Bday: Dipa Karmakar (left) and Dipa Karmakar Barbie Doll (right) Bangali Connection Featured 

Bengali Gymnast Dipa Karmakar becomes Barbie Role Model

Bengali girls have always made it large on the world stage. Be it sports, music, politics, or academia, they have earned shone like the brightest stars. Dipa Karmakar is one such star. This gymnast has done her country proud on the world stage, time and again. And, a day after... Read More
On International Women's Day, Let's Stop Glorifying Marriage, Motherhood, and Martyrdom: professional women have to cross the hurdle of family life. Featured 

On International Women’s Day, Let’s Stop Glorifying Marriage, Motherhood, and Martyrdom

It’s International Women’s Day, and every woman’s inbox is filled with cringe-worthy messages that defeat the whole purpose of Woman’s Day. Every other brand has a Women’s Day discount in place. Meanwhile, every woman has woken up in the morning and begun her day of work, like every other day.... Read More
Bangla Bhasha Dibosh, the start of International Mother Language Day Featured 

Bangla Bhasha Dibosh: Foundation of International Mother Language Day

The world knows 21st February as the International Mother Language Day. It is a day for the world to celebrate bilingualism. But for the Bengali-speaking population, especially those living in Bangladesh, this day is more than a celebration of their mother tongue. It is the day of mourning for them.... Read More
Things 90's Kids Miss about the Kolkata Book Fair at Maidan Featured 

Things 90’s Kids Miss about the Kolkata Book Fair at Maidan

One of the things that Bengalis take pride in is the annual Book Fair in Kolkata. What began as the Kolikata Book Fair in 1976 became the International Book Fair in 1984 and added a new festival to the list of “Baro Mashe Tero Parbon”. Since then, one of the biggest attractions of... Read More