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A historic English  country home and cottage  in Kent

A historic English country home and cottage in Kent

Weekend Plus Desk :Location: Kent, United KingdomPrice: £1.65 million (US$2.099 million)This historic country estate comprises an impressive main house, called Dower House, and a romantic English cottage outbuilding, known

Healthy menus begin with a healthier choice: Try millet seekh kebabs

Healthy menus begin with a healthier choice: Try millet seekh kebabs

Millet Seekh KebabsIngredientsServes 41 cup - Hung curd1/2 cup - Bread crumbs1/2 cup - Finely chopped mint and coriander1.5 cup - Any soft millets like Barnyard, Kodo, Little, Foxtail

Strategies to resolve an argument with colleagues

Strategies to resolve an argument with colleagues

Weekend Plus Desk :Arguments or conflicts with colleagues are unavoidable. Where there will be opinions, there will always be disagreements and workplaces are notorious for that. However, to avoid

Dristikon

Dristikon

by  Mustak Ahmed :Dristikon is the first collection of poems by Mustak Ahmed. 54 poems written in his early stage have been compiled. Normally in early stage a poet

Elegiac poem Marsiya

Elegiac poem Marsiya

Literature Desk :AMarsiya is an elegiac poem written to commemorate the martyrdom and valour of Husain ibn Ali (Ra) and his comrades of the Karbala. Marsiyas are essentially religious.

The ultimate love story

-Tahia TabassumIt’s a long time since You were my closest comrade. I tried to make myself understand, You made it pretty, ahead.It’s a long space somehow, I stood there

Language veteran writer Muhammad Nurul Haque

Rokeya Khatun Rubee :Muhammad Nurul Haque (1907-1987) writer, social and cultural activist, was born on 19 March 1907 at village Dasghar in Bishwanath upazila of Sylhet district. Nurul Haque

Most acclaimed novels of Tolstoy

Most acclaimed novels of Tolstoy

Literature Desk :Leo Tolstoy wrote the acclaimed novels War and Peace, Anna Karenina and The Death of Ivan Ilyich, and ranks among the world’s top writers.In the 1860s, he

How Homeopathy can help treat acute liver diseases

How Homeopathy can help treat acute liver diseases

Dr Kushal Banerjee :Homeopathy is extremely effective in the management of a large variety of diseases of the liver. Patients with simple self-limiting conditions like Hepatitis A to those

Baby’s first tooth: 6 things parents need to take care

Baby’s first tooth: 6 things parents need to take care

Weekend Plus Desk :The arrival of your little one’s first tooth can be a really exciting time. While most of the babies develop teeth between 6 to 12 months,

Reasons why stomach hurts after a workout

Reasons why stomach hurts after a workout

Weekend Plus Desk :Exercising regularly is undoubtedly one of the best things you can do for your health. It is not just good for weight loss, but also keeps

Overcome your depression

Overcome your depression

Md Altaf Hussain :There are times in life when you feel like things will never get better and that your feelings of depression will never end. What can you

The perfect workout for wedding  dress  silhouette

The perfect workout for wedding dress silhouette

Weekend Plus DeskYou’ve found your dream wedding dress. Now it’s time to make sure you look your absolute best in it on your special day. If you’re looking to tone

The perfect workout

The perfect workout

Contd from page 12 :Strapless :Targeted toning areas: biceps, triceps, chest (pectorals), shoulders, back“It’s all about toning the shoulders and arms for this dress silhouette,” Rich said. A bonus

Musical soiree on Tagore songs at Alliance Francaise de Dhaka

Musical soiree on Tagore songs at Alliance Francaise de Dhaka

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Amusical soiree by noted Tagore artiste Shuvra Debnath was held at Auditorium Nouvelle Vague, Alliance Française de Dhaka in the capital’s Dhanmondi area recently. Mohit Chakrabarty

Happiness in life

Happiness in life

Mohd Siddiqur Rahman :Happiness is the target; happiness is the most common dream of every human -being on the globe.  It is his instinctive desire to be happy in

Journalist, scholar Mohammad Akram Khan

Journalist, scholar Mohammad Akram Khan

Rana Razzaq :Mohammad Akram Khan was a (1868-1968) journalist, politician and Islamic scholar.  He was born in village Hakimpur in the district of 24 Parganas of West Bengal in

Be lost in the call

- Jalaluddin RumiLord, said David, since you do not need us,why did you create these two worlds?Reality replied: O prisoner of time,I was a secret treasure of kindness and

Writer, journalist Abul Mansur Ahmed

Writer, journalist Abul Mansur Ahmed

Literature Desk :Abul Mansur Ahmed (3 September 1898 - 18 March 1979) was a writer, politician and journalist. He was awarded Bangla Academy Literary Award in 1960 and Independence

Why many women are not thinking marriage

Why many women are not thinking marriage

Weekend Plus Desk :It’s interesting how a random Google search, ‘unmarried single’ throws up results that mostly pertain to women and mothers. A gender-specific phenomenon that is defining current

Simple naturopathic tips to maintain a healthy digestive system

Simple naturopathic tips to maintain a healthy digestive system

Weekend Plus Desk :The digestive system is one of the most critical systems in the human body. If this system is unable to properly digest the food and help

How to improve your IQ

How to improve your IQ

Md Altaf Hussain :Contrary to popular belief your intelligence quotient (IQ) is not genetically set in stone. While you definitely have some predisposed levels of intelligence there are a

Essentials you  must  carry on a  monsoon trek

Essentials you must carry on a monsoon trek

Weekend Plus Desk :Monsoon can often play spoilsport and ruin plans, but there is nothing more delightful than going on a small trek on the outskirts of the city

Short film Meenalaap (Fish Monologue) screened

Short film Meenalaap (Fish Monologue) screened

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The screening a 28 minutes-length short film, Meenalaap (Fish Monologue), directed by Suborna Senjutee Tushee, was held at Goethe-Institut Bangladesh auditorium in the capital’s Dhanmondi area

Spicy Millet Cupcakes:  A healthy, delicious  surprise for your palate

Spicy Millet Cupcakes: A healthy, delicious surprise for your palate

Weekend Plus Desk :Millets are perched on the cusp of revival. These tiny grains once had pride of place in Indian kitchens but as our preferences for rice, wheat

Tale of a struggling mother

Tale of a struggling mother

Samiul Azim :Mother is the word which is the combination of love, aspiration, best friend, and a great example of patience for me. My mother was born with a

Nostalgia of childhood: Dipu Number 2

Nostalgia of childhood: Dipu Number 2

Faridul Ahasan Shourav :If you ask any 90’s kids of Bangladesh that what is their most favorite children's film? You might get a common answer from them. In our

Journalist, writer Abu Jafar Shamsuddin

Journalist, writer Abu Jafar Shamsuddin

Saumitra Sekhar :Abu Jafar Shamsuddin (1911-1988) journalist and writer, was born on 12 March in 1911 in the village of Dakshinbagh in Gazipur, Dhaka. He was the son of

Poet, lyricist Atulprasad Sen

Poet, lyricist Atulprasad Sen

Khan Md Sayeed :Atulprasad Sen (1871-1934), poet, lyricist and singer, was born in Dhaka on 20 October in 1871. His family hailed from a village called Magor situated under South

Sings the song of human status

Sings the song of human status

(Great Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam)-Abdul Muqit ChowdhurySings the song of human status-Equality, fraternity-noble vision.Upholds Injunction Divine thus Poet of the world with great mission.‘Rebel’ to level all disparity, He