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Eid Fashion 2017

Eid Fashion 2017

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Eid is knocking at the door. With Eid-ul-Fitr right around the corner, you are probably brushing up on the last minute preparations, planning the crux of

When is it and all you need to know about it

When is it and all you need to know about it

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Every year millions of Muslim across the globe fast from dawn to dusk during Ramzan, the ninth month in the Muslim calendar. It is considered as

Reverse signs of sun  damage on hair, skin

Reverse signs of sun damage on hair, skin

Weekend Plus Desk :Heat can damage your hair and skin, but there are ways to protect it from further damage, suggest experts. Audrey D'souza, TIGI Educator and Sangeeta Velaskar,

Should we be worrying  about the purpose  of life?

Should we be worrying about the purpose of life?

Weekend Plus Desk :The other day, as I lay on my couch, enjoying an episode of Gotham and its deliciously evil villains, I suddenly wondered at my purpose in

New wearable patch can detect sleep disorders

Weekend Plus Desk :Scientists have developed a disposable, wearable patch that can record pulse rate, sleep time and body position to effectively diagnose sleeping disorders. Researchers analysed patch recordings

Breastfeeding may cut chronic  pain from C-section

Breastfeeding may cut chronic pain from C-section

Weekend Plus Desk :Mothers who breastfed their babies for more than two months after delivery via Caesarean section were three times less likely to experience persistent pain, researchers found.Chronic

Humanist poet  Farrukh Ahmad

Humanist poet Farrukh Ahmad

Prof Muhammad Matiur Rahman :Farrukh  Ahmad (1918-74) is one of the greatest poets of Bangla literature. He is commonly known as 'the poet of Muslim renaissance' as many of

The Navigator (Panjeri)

The Navigator (Panjeri)

-Farrukh Ahmad  :Navigator, O Navigator, how far away is the dawn? Your sky is still overcast with clouds? The crescent and the stars are not yet visible? With you at

Remembering Justice Abdul Moudud

Prof Dr A B M Habibullah :Born in 1908 in Wari, a village in Burdwan district of what was then Bengal, Abdul Moudud was the first in his family

Nobel Lecture of Bob Dylan

Nobel Lecture of Bob Dylan

Weekend Plus Desk :When I first received this Nobel Prize for Literature, I got to wondering exactly how my songs related to literature. I wanted to reflect on it

4 easy cocktail recipes that  will help you to beat the heat

4 easy cocktail recipes that will help you to beat the heat

Weekend Plus DeskMost of us love cocktails. The concoctions not only taste delicious but even look great. But perhaps because the way they taste - perfect, that is, they

Look fresh yet  glamorous  during  summer

Look fresh yet glamorous during summer

Weekend Plus Desk :With the mercury refusing to climb down, toss away your dark and dramatic make-up palette. Less is more, opt for a subtle yet bold look, say

Look fresh yet glamorous during summer

Look fresh yet glamorous during summer

Weekend Plus Desk :With the mercury refusing to climb down, toss away your dark and dramatic make-up palette. Less is more, opt for a subtle yet bold look, say

Cuba Libre

Ingredients :45ml white rum1 lemon wedgeCokeMethod* In a glass take lots of ice and pour the rum on it.* Top it with Coke and add some fresh lime juice in

Caprioska

Caprioska

Ingredients :60ml vodka3-4 lemon wedges2 tsp brown sugarMethod* Make a mixture of the lime juice and the sugar syrup, and taste and see if it requires any adjustment.* Put

4 easy cocktail recipes that  will help you to beat the heat

4 easy cocktail recipes that will help you to beat the heat

Weekend Plus DeskMost of us love cocktails. The concoctions not only taste delicious but even look great. But perhaps because the way they taste - perfect, that is, they seem

Nobel Lecture of Bob Dylan

Nobel Lecture of Bob Dylan

Weekend Plus Desk :When I first received this Nobel Prize for Literature, I got to wondering exactly how my songs related to literature. I wanted to reflect on it

Remembering Justice Abdul Moudud

Prof Dr A B M Habibullah :Born in 1908 in Wari, a village in Burdwan district of what was then Bengal, Abdul Moudud was the first in his family

The Navigator (Panjeri)

The Navigator (Panjeri)

Farrukh Ahmad :Navigator, O Navigator, how far away is the dawn? Your sky is still overcast with clouds? The crescent and the stars are not yet visible? With you

Humanist poet Farrukh Ahmad

Humanist poet Farrukh Ahmad

Prof Muhammad Matiur Rahman :Farrukh  Ahmad (1918-74) is one of the greatest poets of Bangla literature. He is commonly known as 'the poet of Muslim renaissance' as many of

Breastfeeding may cut chronic  pain from C-section

Breastfeeding may cut chronic pain from C-section

Weekend Plus Desk :Mothers who breastfed their babies for more than two months after delivery via Caesarean section were three times less likely to experience persistent pain, researchers found.Chronic

New wearable patch can  detect sleep  disorders

New wearable patch can detect sleep disorders

Weekend Plus Desk :Scientists have developed a disposable, wearable patch that can record pulse rate, sleep time and body position to effectively diagnose sleeping disorders. Researchers analysed patch recordings

Should we be worrying  about the purpose  of life?

Should we be worrying about the purpose of life?

Weekend Plus Desk :The other day, as I lay on my couch, enjoying an episode of Gotham and its deliciously evil villains, I suddenly wondered at my purpose in

Reverse signs of sun  damage on hair, skin

Reverse signs of sun damage on hair, skin

Weekend Plus Desk :Heat can damage your hair and skin, but there are ways to protect it from further damage, suggest experts. Audrey D'souza, TIGI Educator and Sangeeta Velaskar,

When is it and all you need to know about it

When is it and all you need to know about it

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Every year millions of Muslim across the globe fast from dawn to dusk during Ramzan, the ninth month in the Muslim calendar. It is considered as

Celebrities at Cannes 2017

Celebrities at Cannes 2017

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5 simple kitchen hacks that will make your life easier

5 simple kitchen hacks that will make your life easier

Weekend Plus Desk :The kitchen can be a daunting place for many of us - with too many things happening in too less time! Notwithstanding whether you are a

Planning to revamp your house? Say yes to eco-friendly flooring

Planning to revamp your house? Say yes to eco-friendly flooring

Weekend Plus Desk :Create a healthy environment at home by choosing eco-friendly flooring. Suresh Kumar Mansukhani, Country Head, Junckers - a Denmark-based flooring brand, and Ashish Gupta, Director at

Rebel Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam

Rebel Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam

Dr Md Shairul Mashreque :Kazi Nazrul Islam contributed conspicuously in Bengali literature especially in the domain of poetry. He is best acclaimed as Rebel Poet with revolutionary moorings. He

Great Poet and Playwright William Shakespeare

Great Poet and Playwright William Shakespeare

Literature Desk :William Shakespeare (1564-1616). English poet and playwright is widely considered to be the greatest writer in the English language. He wrote 38 plays and 154 sonnets.William Shakespeare