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Lemon Ilish

Lemon Ilish

Recipe by Afroza Naznin Shumi Lemon Ilish   Ingredients: Hilsha/Ilish fish 5 or 6 pieces Onion 1pc (finely chopped) Green chilli 4 to 5 Red chilli powder  1 tsp. Grated ginger 1 tbsp. Turmeric powder  1 tsp. Salt (as per taste) Lemon juice (as per taste) Sugar a pinch Mustard oil 1tbsp.   Method : Clean the pieces of Ilish […]

July 11, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Brunches with a buzz

Brunches with a buzz

by Tazkia Tarannum The word ‘Brunch’ suggests a western bearing. Yet, over time this concept has been modified in line with various countries and cultures. This portmanteau of breakfast and lunch can range from anything as simple as toasted sandwich and fruit juice to pancakes drizzled with honey lemon sauce to Deshi style brunch with parathas and meat or even a […]

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Monsoon melodies

Monsoon melodies

  by Tajnim Imami photos by Nasira Mansoor Monsoon is the season that breathes life into the scorched earth after the long blazing summer. After the delicious mango- jackfruit- berry season, Mother Nature slowly begins to rejuvenate herself, sometimes with a downpour and sometimes a drizzle but always glowing with verdant exuberance. Monsoon arrives with its singsong patter of relief […]

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Iftar around town

Iftar around town

  Islam Sadequle Once again the month of holy has arrived and as always almost all restaurants and hotels have special arrangements with a variety of offers for both Iftar and Sehri. Nearly every street has at least one temporary iftar shop and even small tea stalls put a table in front and sell common iftar delicacies. In the afternoon, […]

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A Healthy Ramadan

A Healthy Ramadan

Tehreen Islam Ramadan and its spiritual aspects have always been important in every Muslim’s life. It’s also a great chance to get the physical benefits as well. Ramadan can be a healthy affair if a few do’s and don’ts are followed. In today’s Trends we discuss the general pointers related to fasting. This can help us prepare for the month […]

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CANVAS  AT HOME

CANVAS AT HOME

by Rajnin Farzana   Earlier, white was the colour that was commonly used in walls though gradually people started opting for different hues to give their homes a distinct look. Starting from pink to purple, the colours in use have been varied and along with colours came wall papers, motifs and of course wall hangings of different sorts. Too often […]

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Street food market at Four Points Sheraton

Street food market at Four Points Sheraton

Four Points by Sheraton Dhaka is offering you walk, pick & eat experience of your favorite foods lavishly designed for you ‘Street Food Market’ at its signature restaurant ‘The Eatery’ from May 13 to May 20. ‘Street Food Market’ will present you the global map of foods from America, Mexico, Italy, Japan, China, and Thailand to India. In the ’Street […]

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Flavoursome Food Experience

Flavoursome Food Experience

by Tehreen Islam In today’s bustling city of Dhaka, eating out is our favourite way to chill. New food joints are opening up on every corner of the streets, and we are always trying them out. It does take a good amount of effort to decide upon a decent eatery. We, the Trends team is always eager to help you with […]

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Mother’s Day 2017

Mother’s Day 2017

Mother is someone who lives an unselfish existence her whole life. She is someone who creates a home with care and for comfort, someone who pours a lifetime of love into us. Her abundance of love is always running in the back of our hearts and minds. This issue of Trends celebrates Mother’s Day with a few celebrity mothers and their […]

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Comics: Where art imitates life

Comics: Where art imitates life

Tajnim Imami Since the beginning of time, human kind has had a zeal for storytelling. The lack of a well developed language or alphabets, any expressive medium such as pen and ink or even the inability to speak did not deter them from telling the tales of their lives on the walls of caves. Such desire to communicate with illustrative […]

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