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Bangladesh's finest short stories now in new book

March 31, 2021 2:00 pm

Zaman, who retired as Professor of English at the University of Dhaka, and currently serves as the advisor, Department of English at the Independent University, Bangladesh, said the book is a mix of stories from young and seasoned writers.

Short story for kids: The Girl Who Could Not Stop Laughing by Meera Ganapathi

September 08, 2020 11:04 am

"When T. Sundari told him what was bothering her, Skandu Anna, who was usually the serious sort, burst out laughing. T. Sundari wondered if this was a family problem. Did they all have the same laughing disease?"

Keep your kid busy with picture books; here are 10 recommendations

April 23, 2020 1:31 pm

Recently, actor Soha Ali Khan shared an adorable picture of her daughter Inaaya surrounded by many colourful and intriguing picture books, on her Instagram.

Quarantined? Keep your child engaged with these YouTube read-alouds

March 25, 2020 11:38 am

These read alouds will make sure your child stays busy while you quickly finish off other pending chores.

Great Storytellers for Kids: Sukumar Ray, the king of Indian nonsense

March 19, 2020 5:48 pm

If you ever wondered why so many children’s book illustrators hail from Bengal, maybe the trailblazing Rays provide the answer!

Brand New Days

December 29, 2019 7:32 am

A new year comes both with a sense of an ending and the potential of a second chance. In this fiction special, writers from the subcontinent explore all that a year’s end could bring.

Galaxy Premier League

December 28, 2019 11:23 am

Sheetal had become the first woman on the committee and for three years she had remained the only female representative across the four buildings in the housing society.


December 28, 2019 11:08 am

And then, they would be back to Delhi, back to Dev. She wasn’t sure how she’d lay out her truth yet.

Found in Translation

October 05, 2017 12:10 am

An anthology of translated short stories by noted Bangla writers from around the world has been launched for Indian readers

This anthology of short stories takes an 'alternative' approach to women empowerment

November 17, 2014 10:54 am

An anthology of short stories challenges popular notions of what is normal in a discussion on women’s empowerment.