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With the month of May now almost over and Eid ul-Fitr less than a week away, it is high time to get your shopping done if you haven’t already. Did you get a Punjabi or Saari for yourself and your partner yet? What about gifts for the kids? Maybe, just maybe, the best gift for your family is a new home! In fairness, buying real estate in Bangladesh is a lengthy process and you can’t move into a new apartment before Eid. But what you can do is start looking for a great place to live now so that you can move into it as soon as possible. Begin your search for a new home by taking a look at the best flats of May 2019. Wonderful 1,850 Sq. Ft. Flat in Bashundhara R/A There are plenty of flats for sale in Bashundhara R/A that are great for living. However,…

May was quite eventful for various reasons, especially because it was the month of Ramadan. However, the arrival of Eid is going to make June even better! As we embrace the festivity of it all, there are tons of other events that are going to take place during that month as well. Read below to know more about the exciting events in June. Biggest Fuchka Festival 2019 Date: June 24, Monday Time: 11 PM – 2 AM Venue: Mirpur DOHS Shopping Complex Field As the name suggests, the biggest fuchka festival of the year is here! Bangladesh has some of the best street food and this festival will have it all – starting from regular fuchka to a unique array of other similar snacks to munch on!  This public event is hosted by Festivity Events. Upon visiting, you will find Mutton fuchka, Beef fuchka, Sukha Puri, Pani Puri, Bhel Puri,…

Everyone chooses to express themselves in different ways. Some express through singing or dancing; others choose poetry, drama or even literature. However, using architecture as a form of art to express oneself  is really an underrated choice. It’s not easy to create a house with a spectacular design, yet, this form of art gets less appreciation than it deserves. Our home is our place for relaxation. All the architects want their designs to fit into any urban area of the world. However, there’s no shortage of people with strange ideas. That’s why a lot of architects stand out with their unique, eye-catching designs that easily stands out from other buildings. Today, we will talk about some of those designs that made some of the unusual homes in the world. Airplane house – Hillsboro, Oregon American people are probably a little too luxury-loving and the airplane home is just a small…

When you have a moment, take a good look at your home’s entrance; does everything look alright to you? Does it need a makeover? Your home’s entrance is a part of your home design and says a lot about your personality as well as choice. That’s because it is the first thing outsiders see of your home form their opinion based on it. Also, changing up the entrance of your home is one of the better ways to increase your flat’s value and help it sell. So let’s hurry up and take a look at some simple and easy home entrance ideas to change it up. Replace the Door Both interior and exterior designs are vital elements in making your home beautiful. It is also true that learning the ways of interior and exterior design is no easy task. You need as much as aesthetic knowledge as affordability. Even though…

What would you say if someone asks you to explain the differences between a condo and apartment? There’s a very good chance that you might not have the necessary information to answer that question properly like most of us. The concept of condominiums or condos is still new and unfamiliar to the people of Bangladesh. We tend to consider both to be the same. However, there are some differences that are significant enough to make them distinct from each other. Both of these types of dwelling have their appeals and neither is essentially better than the other; it’s all about your priorities. The Main Focus The differences between a condo and apartment begin at the very definition of what they are and what you are getting for your money. While you are getting a home when you buy an apartment, you are getting much more when buying a condo. Condominiums…

The biggest fight for dignity and respect in the world of cricket is about to begin on 30th May 2019 with the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. This is the 12th cricket world cup event. In the list of world champions, Australia sits unrivaled at the top with 5 titles. The closest competitors are the West Indies and India with 2 titles each. Pakistan and Sri Lanka both have also held the trophy one time each. That means England, who claims to be the founder of cricket, hasn’t won a single tournament yet. Even though England is considered a heavy favorite this Cricket World Cup 2019, the reality is, they have an empty basket when it comes to trophies. They have come in ‘second place’ the most times (England are 3-time runner ups in the world cup). Maybe if things had gone a bit differently here and there they would…

Offices and homes need various kinds of lighting. Traditional lights went out of use a long time ago. Even if it is a simple lamp, the design along with it should speak of newness. Nowadays, some people tend to match their lights with the theme of their interior decor. Matching your lamps with the color of your wall is likely to make your living space appear more pleasant. Despite the efficiency of White lights, warm shades have become very popular these days. Most offices and homes use warm lights but nowadays, people tend to switch it up with different sorts of lighting. Since Eid is right around the corner, who doesn’t need Eid decoration tips for this occasion? So, where can we buy our preferred choice of lights? Read below to know more about the light markets in Dhaka. New Market There is nothing you can think of that is…

The decision of buying land is not easy. Many factors need to be considered when purchasing land, and among them, legal aspects play a major role; especially when the ownership of the property is being transferred. When a piece of land is sold, the buyer or their representative needs to register it under the new owner’s name. It is one of the first legal steps that need to be taken. While the land registration process in Bangladesh may seem daunting and complex from afar, it follows a strict procedure that is easy to follow once you know how it goes. That is why we have created an easy to understand infographic that shows all the steps required to complete the land registration process in BD. Land Registration Process in Bangladesh Confirm the Record of Rights from the Land Office of Ministry of Land Conduct a mutation of property Obtain inspection…

After the month long of sunrise-to-sunset fasting, Eid-ul-Fitr is finally here. When translated from Arabic, Eid-ul-Fitr literally means ‘festival of the breaking the fast’. This event is one of the two most important occasions in the Muslim calendar. Like every year, Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated on the first day of the month of Shawwal. Unlike the Gregorian calendar, the Islamic or the Hijri calendar sets events based on the movements of the moon rather than the sun. Every year around 1.6 billion Muslims celebrate Eid together. The day of Eid is confirmed upon the sighting of the moon which is decided by the local governing religious body. So, to make your day extra joyous, read below to know about Eid celebrations and things you can do on Eid day with your loved ones. Applying Henna From little girls to women of all ages, everyone looks forward to this age-old tradition the…

“ ফাল্গুনে বিকশিত কাঞ্চন ফুল , ডালে ডালে পুঞ্জিত আম্রমুকুল । চঞ্চল মৌমাছি গুঞ্জরি গায় , বেণুবনে মর্মরে দক্ষিণবায় ”    -রবীন্দ্রনাথ ঠাকুর Kabiguru made sure to include the message of spring’s arrival in his poetry. There are endless poems about spring and spring is all about flowers. As the cold winter leaves, spring comes bearing colorful flowers. It knocks on the door and all of a sudden, the unbearable cold starts going away and Spring replaces by using various kinds of flower everywhere. Flowers make a big impact on our lives. Our country is full of traditions and we always have cultural events coming up where we need flowers. From wedding ceremonies to gift cards or at the back of the head on a bun, we use spring flowers almost always in these kinds of scenarios. Flowers play a special role in our everyday lives. Be it for a…