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Bangla Radio Archive - 2016

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Christmas holidays: Canberra expatriate's movie Salt Bridge and Oscar, and tribute to legedary singer Subir Sen [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
04 Jan 2016 Listen MP3
Canberra expatriate's movie Salt Bridge shortlisted for Oscar and tribute to legendary singer Subir Sen [Ehsan Ullah]
Making of 'Salt Bridge' movie in Canberra: Abhijit Deonath, Alakananda Deonath and Paromita Dey [Image: saltbridgemovie.com]
11 Jan 2016 Listen MP3
Making of 'Salt Bridge' movie in Canberra: excitement and experience - Abhijit Deonath, Alakananda Deonath and Paromita Dey [Ehsan Ullah]
Honeycomb work in Alhambra [Photo: Phillip Capper - wikimedia.org]
18 Jan 2016 Listen MP3
Travel diary of Shireen Ahmad from recent Europe tour: Episode 2 - Al Hambra complex in Granada, Spain [Shireen Ahmad]
Two Mohurs - coins of the East India Company [Image: Wikipedia.com]
25 Jan 2016 Listen MP3
Story of the East India Company from a school boy's perspective [Ehsan Ullah]
Sculpture 'Amar Ekushey' in Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka [Photo: dailystar.com]
01 Feb 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Professor Anisuzzaman - history of Bangla language and the International Mother Language Day [Fahmida Ehsan]
Stories of expatriate life [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
08 Feb 2016 Listen MP3
Four stories of expatriate life from Saskatchewan, Lebanon, Kolkata and Canberra [Ehsan Ullah]
'Jibon-mrityur bunone'- A collection of Jibanananda Das poems recited by Shoumitra Chattapadhay, Golam Mustafa and Shubarna Mustafa [Image: www.positive-light.org]
15 Feb 2016 Listen MP3
A collection of Jibanananda Das poems recited by Shoumitra Chattapadhay, Golam Mustafa and Shubarna Mustafa [Shrabani Paul]
Meeting to defy 'Section 144' on 21 February 1952 that unfolded the historic events [Photo: Prof. Rafiqul Islam - Wikimedia.org]
22 Feb 2016 Listen MP3
Professor Anisuzzaman: Life and work of Bengali language activist Justice Muhammad Habibur Rahman [Obaidul Haque]
The immortal 21st February [Image: anandabazar.com]
29 Feb 2016 Listen MP3
Observance of Ekushey February in Canberra, Sydney and West Bengal, India [Ehsan Ullah]
The Aedes mosquito that spread Dengue and Zika [Image: www.cdc.gov]
07 Mar 2016 Listen MP3
Science: Possible measures to eradicate Aedes mosquitoes that spread Dengue and Zika [Sadequr Rahman]
Sabrina Porshi in Canberra [Image: bdentertainers.com]
14 Mar 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi new generation singer Sabrina Porshi during her recent Canberra concert [Raquibul Sheikh]
Azizul Hakim in Canberra [Image: thedailystar.net]
21 Mar 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi actor Azizul Hakim and his wife script-writer Zinat Hakim [Raquibul Sheikh]
Role of Bangladesh Betar in the liberation war [Photo: positive-light.org]
28 Mar 2016 Listen MP3
Special presentation: The history and role of Bangladesh Betar in the liberation war of Bangladesh [Shamsuddin Shafi]
Canberra Sarod Shondhya [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
04 Apr 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi maestros Ustad Shahadat Hossain Khan (Sarod) and Ustad Yusuf Ali Khan (Tabla) [Shampa Barua]
History and significance of the celebrations of Bangla New Year - poet Asad Chowdhury [Image: news.xinhuanet.com]
11 Apr 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Poet Asad Chowdhury - History and significance of the celebrations of Bangla New Year [Obaidul Haque]
Sydney Boishakhi Mela 2016 [Photo: Tulip Chaudhury]
18 Apr 2016 Listen MP3
Sydney Boishakhi Mela 2016 organised by the Bangabandhu Council Australia - covered by Dr. Abed Chaudhury [Fahmida Ehsan]
The diversity and practice of Nazrul Sangeet - Yasmin Mushtari [Image: thedailystar.net]
25 Apr 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Singer Yasmin Mushtari - the beauty, diversity and practice of Nazrul Sangeet [Sheikh Lana]
Bangla New Year celebration on campus - UNSW @ ADFA in Canberra [Photo: Tasneem Rahman]
02 May 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: 'Boishakh Boron 1423' function organised by UNSWBD at ADFA, Canberra [Tasneem Rahman]
155th birth anniversary of poet Rabindranath Thakur [Photo: voiceseducation.org]
09 May 2016 Listen MP3
A tribute to poet Rabindranath Thakur on his 155th birth anniversary [Luna Purification]
Our natural and intellectual pollution [Image: NYTimes]
16 May 2016 Listen MP3
Challenges facing many countries: the physical environment and intellectual freedom [Sadequr Rahman]
'Shuvo Buddha Purnima' [Image: Ehsan Ullah]
23 May 2016 Listen MP3
Commemoration: 'Buddha Purnima' - birth, enlightenment and death anniversary of Lord Buddha [Shampa Barua]
Anima Roy in Canberra [Image: thedailystar.net]
30 May 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi Rabindra Sangeet singer Anima Roy during her recent Canberra concert [Sheikh Lana]
Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
06 Jun 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function (Part 1) [Sheikh Lana]
Souls and Shunno's Canberra charity concert poster [Image: ATN Canberra Inc]
13 Jun 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladeshi rock bands Souls and Shunno's Canberra charity concert [Arupa Sarkar]
Amazing musical and artistic mind of famous scientists (Part 1) [Image: Tasneem Rahman]
20 Jun 2016 Listen MP3
Science: Amazing musical and artistic mind of famous scientists (Part 1) [Tasneem Rahman]
Children's literature and songs in Bengali language [Image: play.google.com]
27 Jun 2016 Listen MP3
Children's literature and songs in Bengali language [Luna Purification]
Latest shape of north Canberra's Gungahlin mosque - June 2016 [Image: abacm.net.au]
04 Jul 2016 Listen MP3
Interviews: An update on the Gungahlin Mosque project in north Canberra [Raquibul Sheikh]
 Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
11 Jul 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function (Part 2) [Arupa Sarker]
Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function [Photo: Ehsan Ullah]
18 Jul 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage: Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra's Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti function (Part 3) [Sheikh Lana]
Humayun Ahmed - Ekti chhoto golper nam (13 Nov 1948 - 19 Jul 2012) [Image: Tasneem Rahman]
25 Jul 2016 Listen MP3
Tribute: Humayun Ahmed (1948-2012) - the greatest storyteller Bangladesh ever had on his fourth death anniversary [Tasneem Rahman]
Multinational Bangladesh - Interview of anthropologist Professor Prashanta Tripura [Image: bdnews24.com]
01 Aug 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Professor Prashanta Tripura - the importance and recognition of a multinational Bangladesh [Obaidul Haque]
'Manush Elo Kotha Theke?' (Part 1) [Image: nature.com]
08 Aug 2016 Listen MP3
Science - 'Manush Elo Kotha Theke?' - The origin of human race (Part 1) [Sadequr Rahman]
[Archive: 2009] Interview: Ms. Nazneen Kawsar Chowdhury, Bangladeshi Ph.D. student at the ANU in Canberra
15 Aug 2016 Listen MP3
[Archive: 2009] Interview: Ms. Nazneen Kawsar Chowdhury, Bangladeshi Ph.D. student at ANU in Canberra [Sadequr Rahman]
[Archive: 2010] Tribute to Bangladesh's legendary Baul singer and composer Shah Abdul Karim [Image: Bangla Radio]
22 Aug 2016 Listen MP3
[Archive: 2010] Tribute to Bangladesh's legendary Baul singer and composer Shah Abdul Karim - his life and popular songs [Rajib Paul]
 Caption: The Rising Story of Bangladeshi Band Music [Image: Tasneem Rahman]
29 Aug 2016 Listen MP3
The rising story of Bangladeshi band music (1970-1990) [Tasneem Rahman]
The True American - Murder and Mercy in Texas [Image: Book cover detail]
05 Sep 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Rais Bhuiyan - a tale of mercy and forgiveness (Part 1) [Ehsan Ullah]
Rais Bhuiyan - subject of Kathryn Bigelow's new film and 'The True American' book [Image: scpr.org]
12 Sep 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Rais Bhuiyan - a tale of mercy and forgiveness (Part 2) [Raquibul Sheikh]
Farewel poet Shahid Qadri (1942-2016) [Image: risingbd.com]
19 Sep 2016 Listen MP3
Tribute to Shahid Qadri - the Bengali poet of urbanism and modernity who died on 28 August 2016 [Shamsuddin Shafi]
'Genetic Engineering' - its application, usefulness and harmfulness [Image: gcner.org]
26 Sep 2016 Listen MP3
[Archive: 2000] 'Genetic Engineering' - its application, usefulness and harmfulness in plain language [Ehsan Ullah]
‘Jaago Bahe Konthe Shobai’ - Tribute to writer Syed Shamsul Haque (27 Dec 1935 - 27 Sep 2016) [Image: Tasneem Rahman]
03 Oct 2016 Listen MP3
Tribute to Syed Shamsul Haque - Bangladeshi poet, lyricist and writer who died on 27 September 2016 [Tasneem Rahman]
Durga Puja 2016 celebration in Canberra [Photo: Avi Sarkar]
10 Oct 2016 Listen MP3
Coverage of Durga Puja 2016 celebration in Canberra [Arupa Sarkar]
Lakshmi Puja in Bengal [Image: bhakti-online.com]
17 Oct 2016 Listen MP3
The origin and rituals of Lakshmi Puja [Shrabani Paul]
Special presentation: Catastrophic earthquake in Bangladesh! A matter of time? [Photo from Nepal earthquake: channel3000.com]
24 Oct 2016 Listen MP3
The possibility of a major earthquake in Bangladesh [Ehsan Ullah]
Canberra based musical group Spondon's 10th anniversary [Photo: Spondon]
31 Oct 2016 Listen MP3
Canberra based musical group Spondon's 10th anniversary celebration [Luna Purification]
Bangladeshi magician Jewel Aich in Canberra - An Interview [Photo: thedailystar.net]
07 Nov 2016 Listen MP3
An intimate interview with Bangladeshi magician Jewel Aich in Canberra [Raquibul Sheikh]
Interview - Rice research in Bangladesh - Dr Abed Chaudhury, developer of new varieties that lower blood sugar level [Image: oryza.com]
14 Nov 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Dr Abed Chaudhury, developer of new rice varieties in Bangladesh that lower blood sugar level [Tanvir Hossain]
The real life and strange death of poet Jibanananda Das [Image: Rajib Paul]
21 Nov 2016 Listen MP3
A blog post on real life and strange death of poet Jibanananda Das by Imran Niloy [Shrabani Paul]
Interview with the Bangla rock-music group 'Miles' (Part 1) [Images: Miles]
28 Nov 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi rock-music group 'Miles' during their recent Canberra performance (Part 1) [Raquibul Sheikh]
Interview with the Bangla rock-music group 'Miles' (Part 2) [Original image: eventbee.com]
05 Dec 2016 Listen MP3
Interview: Bangladeshi rock-music group 'Miles' during their recent Canberra performance (Part 2) [Raquibul Sheikh]
Interview - Dr. Abed Chaudhury: Characteristics of blood sugar level lowering rice 'Shonali Chaal' and how to procure it
12 Dec 2016 Listen MP3
Interview - Dr. Abed Chaudhury: Characteristics of blood sugar level lowering rice 'Shonali Chaal' and how to procure it [Ehsan Ullah]
The National Martyrs' Memorial of Bangladesh and its architect Syed Mainul Hossain [Photo: prothom-alo.com]
19 Dec 2016 Listen MP3
Two features on Victory Day of Bangladesh published in Bangladesh daily Prothom Alo [Ehsan Ullah]
Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's Christmas tree [Source: historymyths.wordpress.com]
26 Dec 2016 Listen MP3
Traditional practices and symbolism of Christmas observed around the world [Luna Purification]