Diaspora

The term Diaspora is used to refer to the movement of people who have left their ancestral homelands and settled in other parts of the world, either because they were forced to do so or because they wanted to leave on their own. The word is increasingly used for such people as a collective group and/or a community. Its origin is traced in thousands years back. In the Bible there is reference of diaspora. In the history of human civilization, we find a number of events of it. The world…

My Dream

A dream is a succession of images, ideas, emotions, and sensations that usually occur involuntarily in the mind during certain stages of sleep. The people of our country are still not free rather sadly crippled by the manacles of segregation and the chains of discrimination. They live on a lonely island of poverty in the midst of a vast ocean of material prosperity. Even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream deeply rooted in the Bengali dream that one day this nation will…

Folk Music

Folk music consists of ancient songs and music from the heart of a community based on their natural style of expression, uninfluenced by the rules of classical music and modern popular songs. Folk music has great variety, with songs being composed on the culture, festivals, views of life, natural beauty, rivers, and rural and riverine life. These songs are also about social inequality and poverty, about the material world, and the supernatural. Mystical songs have been composed using the metaphors of rivers and boats. Since the country is basically riverine,…

7 March 1971 Historic Speech

The 7 March Speech of Bangabandhu was a speech given by Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founding father of Bangladesh on 7 March 1971 at the Ramna Race Course in Dhaka to a gathering of over two million people. It was delivered during a period of escalating tensions between East Pakistan and the powerful political and military establishment of West Pakistan. He announced a civil disobedience movement in the province, calling for every house to turn into a fortress. The speech inspired the Bengali people to prepare for a war of…

Female Education

Female Education Female education is very essential for the overall development of a nation. More or less half of the population of a country is female. Leaving the females uneducated and unemployed, no nation can prosper. That’s why female education has been a crying need of the day. Once, women were confined within the four walls of the house and were used to doing only household chores. At that time, they were deprived of the light of education because of prejudice, unconsciousness, superstition, social backwardness, prejudiced outlook, social barriers, obstacles…

Our School Library

Our School Library

A school without a library is unthinkable these days. It has books on various subjects, newspapers, journals, and magazines. Students, especially those who want to broaden their knowledge, go to the library in their vacant periods and study. My school has an up-to-date library. It is quite big. It is housed in a separate room. There are nearly twenty-five bookshelves. They are placed along the walls of the room. The shelves have a glass pane. Besides textbooks, the almirahs have books on travels, biographies, history, and geography. On one side…

A School Magazine

School Magazine

A school magazine is an annual publication of a school. It is a medium through which both students and teachers can demonstrate their creative power. It is different from a popular or literary journal as it contains mainly the articles of school students. A magazine committee is formed for the publication of a school magazine. The editor of the school magazine is a teacher, and assistant editors are always chosen from among the students. Other teachers assist the committee in publishing it. The principal is the chief patron. The writings…

Science Fair/ My Visit to A Science Fair

A science fair means a fair where scientific types of equipment, tools, instruments, or machines are exhibited. The main purpose of organizing a science fair is to arouse the interest of students in science. Generally, a science fair is a competition. It is held at a particular place.  At present, we live in the age of science. Nowadays, it has become very popular. In our country, many science fairs are usually held in different places every year. A science fair is organized for three days. The stalls are nicely decorated.…

Load Shedding

Load shedding is caused by the lack of supply of electricity. When the power supply is not enough, it causes load shedding. It hampers normal citizen’s life. Most of the big cities are facing the problems of load shedding. Sometimes the demand for electricity is greater but the authority can’t supply according to the demand. Then load shedding occurs. It creates a bad effect on our daily life. People of every class suffer a lot from load shedding. The production of the factories and mills is hampered. Every kind of…

A Street Accident

Street accidents have become a common incident in our country. Every day we can find news of a street accident in the daily newspapers. An accident is a mishap that happens suddenly. A street accident may happen anywhere and at any moment. The causes of the street accident are many. The main reasons are reckless driving, overtaking of one vehicle by another, and driving by unskilled drivers. Another reason is the violation of traffic rules. Overloading of vehicles is another reason for accidents. Even the police cannot control the traffic…