Dhaka Lit Fest: The annual international literary festival

It might sound strange when I say that no matter how much I love to write, I'm not much of an avid reader. Even then, when I heard of this lit (literature) fest, which has been taking place here in Dhaka every year since 2012, I could not resist the urge to check out what…Read more Dhaka Lit Fest: The annual international literary festival

The Social Experiment- Facebook

So it's been a while and I've been up to something, experimenting actually, with a concept that has been keeping me up for some time. We all use Facebook more or less in our daily lives, posting status updates and comments, checking notifications, uploading photos, adding/ removing/ tagging friends, checking-in to places, and sharing current…Read more The Social Experiment- Facebook

Relationship Status: “It’s Complicated”

"Stop asking me about him. Haven't you checked my Facebook profile lately?" -"What? No, I haven't!" "I have changed my relationship status. It's complicated now." ...which basically means they are no longer in a relationship. You must be thinking what this is all about. Let me just make this lucid for you, I am talking…Read more Relationship Status: “It’s Complicated”

Over 50% of the world’s wealth belongs to the 10% of the people!!

“The rich gets richer and the poor gets poorer” remains no longer an aphorism in this 21st century. According to a report published on Tuesday, 14th October 2015, over 50% of the world’s wealth is now possessed by only 10% of the people. Among the G7 group of countries, UK stands as the only country…Read more Over 50% of the world’s wealth belongs to the 10% of the people!!

Aylan Kurdi- The Silent Scream

So when I started to write this blog, I had to collect some pictures for the video I have shared here. As I started to look at the pictures, I could barely do so for more than a second! It is literally heart-wrenching to watch this lifeless body of a 3 year old lying with…Read more Aylan Kurdi- The Silent Scream

“Wth”, why are you cutting down on your words?

Do you like to write words in 'short forms'? Few popular examples can be: 'tbt' that stands for 'to be true', 'brb' for 'be right back', then 'tbh' that means 'to be honest', and then 'btw' indicating 'by the way'. I know how lot of people would react to seeing short forms like these, but…Read more “Wth”, why are you cutting down on your words?