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Ways to spot false news on Facebook Weekend Plus Desk

Ways to spot false news on Facebook Weekend Plus Desk

A recent research conducted by Dhaka Tribune and the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) called the Libertas Project said that 41 per cent of respondents considered social media as

Juggling work at home with kids

Juggling work at home with kids

Weekend Plus Desk :Amid the current worldwide lockdown because of the Coronavirus outbreak, parents and kids are stuck at home. Most parents have taken to working remotely and with kids

What type of friends you should avoid

What type of friends you should avoid

Md Altaf Hussain :ometimes people need a push to get rid of the bad people in their life. Maybe they want to get rid of their friend, but they feel

Salons, customers take extra precautions amid #CoronaScare

Salons, customers take extra precautions amid #CoronaScare

Weekend Plus Desk :With the World Health Organisation (WHO) declaring the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic, people are taking all possible measures to not come in contact with the infection. While

Stair workout: Exercises you can do at every staircase you find

Weekend Plus Desk :In today’s time when work occupies most of our time, taking out time for our health becomes a task. We cannot even take out a few minutes

Coronavirus: What tests should you get done

Top lifestyle choices for today’s women

Weekend Plus Desk :itness professional Nawaz Modi Singhania, who is dedicated to wellness, health and fitness, shares easy-to-follow tips and lifestyle choices for the women of today. Read on to

Coronavirus: What tests should you get done

Coronavirus: What tests should you get done

Qeekend Plus Desk :Coronavirus outbreak has spread too many countries across the globe. Bangladesh with over 3 confirmed cases of Coronavirus so far. There’s also a lot of panic across,

POEM

Yet he is the king-Shamsur RahmanThe countrymen get togetherAnd play on band and singNo crown on his headYet he is the king.On the bank of MadhumotiIn Tunghipara hamletThe blades of

POEM

To cover the universe with love-Tahia TabassumYou put a full stop thereAnd forget it without care.You have to know where to stopTo touch your victory at the top.Being able of

Journalist, litterateur Abul Kalam Shamsuddin

Shahidul Islam :Abul Kalam Shamsuddin (1897-1978), journalist and litterateur, was born on 3 November 1897 at Trishal in Mymensingh. He passed IA from Dhaka College in 1919 and was later

Writer Mohammad Barkatullah

Badiuzzaman :Mohammad Barkatullah (1898-1974), essayist, prose writer, was born on March 2 in 1898 at Ghorasal in Pabna. His father was Haji Azam Ali. Barkatullah studied at Shahjadpur High School

Writer Somen Chanda

Abul Hasnat :Somen Chanda (1920-1942) was a political activist and writer. His full name was Somendra Kumar Chanda. He was born in Baliya village of Narsingdi on 24 May, 1920.

Anti-pollution beauty products are most in demand in 2020

Anti-pollution beauty products are most in demand in 2020

Weekend Plus Desk :ollution-battling skincare and beauty products are on the rise in markets. Regular reports on increasing pollution levels, deteriorating air quality, depleting ozone layer, the Dhaka apocalypse and

Reducing stress  keeps green plants in office

Reducing stress keeps green plants in office

Md Altaf Hussain :f you’re looking to improve your work environment, adding a plant or two might not be the first idea that comes to mind. After all, what will

Zaha Hadid: Queen of the Curve

Zaha Hadid: Queen of the Curve

Maruf Zakaria :Dream and architecture are very connected with each other. Everyone wants to make their dream home. Architects use to convey their dream and try to make with more

Ways to overcome fear

Ways to overcome fear

Weekend Plus Desk :Fear is a strong emotion - changing the function of our brains, our organs, as well as our behavior.  Everyone experiences fear sometimes. Fear can actually

Broccoli Carrot Salad

Broccoli Carrot Salad

Ingredients :6 carrots3 tablespoon lime juice1 1/2 teaspoon cumin powder5 teaspoon virgin olive oilwater as requiredpowdered black pepper as required1 broccoli1 1/2 teaspoon garam masala powder2 teaspoon mustard seeds3

Chicken Shawarma

Chicken Shawarma

Ingredients :1 cup chicken boneless2 tablespoon vegetable oil1 tablespoon spice cardamom1 cup tahini1 tablespoon lemon juice2 tablespoon chopped parsley2 sliced tomato2 cup shredded lettuce leaf2 tablespoon allspice1 tablespoon vinegarsalt

Technology in child care centres

Technology in child care centres

Farjana Mariam :Child care or day care is the care of a child during the day by a person other thanthe child’s legal guardians, typically performed by someone outside

Mental health issues & meditation

Mental health issues & meditation

Tahrima Arafat Priyanka :Meditation has proven difficult to define as it covers a wide range of dissimilar practices in different traditions. In popular usage, the word ‘meditation’ and the

Safer ride for women with Uber

Safer ride for women with Uber

A F M Asaduzzaman :An equal world is an enabled world. Whenever men and women work side by side they create history. Our Independence is one of such examples.

How to increase memory

How to increase memory

Md Altaf Hussain :Improving your memory is easier than it sounds. Most of think of our memory as something static and unchanging. But it’s not - you can improve

Coronavirus Prevention: Make hand sanitizer at home using these three ingredients

Coronavirus Prevention: Make hand sanitizer at home using these three ingredients

Weekend Plus Desk :After the first positive case of coronavirus in the capital was confirmed, everyone is in panic mode. While people are trying to stock masks and hand

Floral eyeliner is taking over Insta

Floral eyeliner is taking over Insta

Weekend Plus Desk :It just takes one streak of an eyeliner to transform a face. It’s no wonder that fans of this make-up accessory continue to explore it, triggering

Salt can help run faster on race day

Salt can help run faster on race day

Weekend Plus Desk :Preparing for a marathon or a race day is not an easy task. You may practise repeatedly to improve your timing and still may feel nervous

Masala Fish Fingers

Masala Fish Fingers

Weekend Plus Desk :Fingers. It is an easy-to-make dish that can be prepared at home without putting in much efforts. You just need a few ingredients to nail this

Gulshan Youth Club marks Int’l Mother Language Day

Gulshan Youth Club marks Int’l Mother Language Day

Weekend Plus Desk :To mark the International Mother Language Day, Gulshan Youth Club organised a special programme on the club premises on February 21. AKM Rahmatullah MP, Club President

Mrittika Goon’s The Cloud Boat screened at Goethe-Institut

Mrittika Goon’s The Cloud Boat screened at Goethe-Institut

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Goethe-Institut Bangladesh, in cooperation with the International Film Initiative of Bangladesh (IFIB), organised the screening of the film title The Cloud Boat (Kalo Megher Vela), directed

Love between parents helps shape a child’s future

Love between parents helps shape a child’s future

Weekend Plus Desk :Anew study has found that the emotional connection shared by parents has the potential to shape their children’s future. Published in the journal Demography, co-authored by