Friday, Feb 21st
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The nation is observing the 'Amar Ekushey', (Shaheed Dibosh or Martyrs Day) and the International Mother Language Day today, marking the supreme of sacrifice of the language heroes for upholding the right to speak mother tongue Bangla .
The day is also observing around the world as the UNESCO recognized the Ekushey February as the Interna-tional Mother Language Day on November 17, 1999.
The theme of International Mother Language Day 2020 is "Languages without borders". The theme focuses on cross-border languages and helps to preserve indigenous heritage.
Walking barefoot to Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar with wreaths and flowers singing 'Amar bhaiyer rokte rangano Ekushey February', people from all walks of life will pay their respect to the heroes of the language movement who sa...
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday emphasized the need for paying a special attention to further spread Bangla literature and culture across the world.
“We’re Bangaleess. Our cultural practices will also continue. We’ve to pay a special attention so that our litera-ture and cultur...
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has greeted the Bangla-speaking people and people of all languages and cultures across the world on the occasion of the glorious Martyrs and International Mother Language Day.
In a message on the eve of Martyrs and International Mother Language Day, the Prim...