Archive for July 14th, 2017

Tower of tiles

Tower of tiles

Muhammad Ibrahim Ibne Towhid writes how the rural game of Satchada evolved to other popular games in urban areas In the age of mobile apps, anyone would feel that Satchada (seven tiles) is possibly the name of some game or similar app. However, adults who were born till the early 90s would be able to tell that this traditional game […]

Social Media Bashing

Social Media Bashing

By Raphy Islam Over the last decade the only constant friend I’ve had, which I’ve to confess in a rather unfortunate manner, is an inanimate being. It’s all knowing, extremely useful and has become everyone’s most desired tool. It is the internet. I must admit, I am not a computer wizard but I am blessed for living in the information […]

Need a truck?

Need a truck?

Ahmed Shatil Alam writes about ‘Truck Lagbe’, the app that can be an answer to the relocation problems of many Dhaka city dwellers   From shifting home to transporting export items to port areas, truck or covered vans would be recognised as one of the major source of transportation in Bangladesh alike other countries. Besides the trucks, covered vans, pickups […]

Reminiscing Manchester

Reminiscing Manchester

By Disha Mosha The cold nights, sunsets at 3:00pm, rain and drizzle every moment, the moody weather switching all seasons in less than five minutes. The walks to the grocery, the walks to the class and the walks to nowhere. A visit here and a visit there; the old buildings, the modern architecture, graffiti and hidden nooks. The chocolate rush, […]