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Your Purrfect friend 

Your Purrfect friend 

"They are like my charger; after a dull day, when I see them waiting for me, I feel overjoyed," said Jarin Tasnim, owner of Loki and Chimi, her two pet cats. The bond between Jarin and her pets is unique, as we have with our friends and companions. She is a journalism student at the University of D


24-Hour Sale and the fear of missing out

24-Hour Sale and the fear of missing out

Indeed, the '24-hour sale!' article interested you in reading more about what I offer. This is a 'Limited-time offer' Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) marketing strategy. Thus, the question arises: Can the psychological impact of FOMO influence consumer buying decisions? FOMO marketing strategies are de

'Deadpool & Wolverine' celebrates friendship, Ryan Reynolds says

'Deadpool & Wolverine' celebrates friendship, Ryan Reynolds says

The global promotional tour for "Deadpool & Wolverine" touched down in London on Thursday, with stars Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman bringing their bromance to the movie's UK sneak peek event. The two have entertained fans with their humorous, high-energy appearances at previous stops in Shanghai,

Five games to play when you are bored

Five games to play when you are bored

Aren't we often stuck in places where we barely have anything to do? Try remembering what you did when you were waiting for the doctor in the doctor's chamber. Or what you usually do stuck in a traffic jam? There will be plenty of answers, but the most common one is playing games. If you are one of

A roundup of Facebook groups for animal welfare

A roundup of Facebook groups for animal welfare

Per the records of Facebook's animal welfare groups, millions of posts are regularly circulated and associated with the hashtag #fundpost. Fariha Akhther operates from a rural area in Rajshahi to aid homeless street animals, and currently, she holds no job. Tackling the economic difficulties alone

A Guide to self-companionship

A Guide to self-companionship

In a world where external relationships often dominate, the importance of self-companionship can be overlooked. However, becoming your best friend is essential for mental well-being, resilience, and personal growth. You need to follow some advice to grow this vital relationship.  Self-accepta

Are you keeping your children safe?

Are you keeping your children safe?

Are you fully aware of what your children are doing at school? Do you take their daily updates? Imagine your child gets bullied by their classmates, who warn them not to tell their parents, threatening worse treatment if they do. Let's get to know Lamisa Ahmed; she had to change schools three time

How Gen Z is rewriting the rules of parenting

How Gen Z is rewriting the rules of parenting

"I will never be the type of parent my parents were." How often do you think this each day? For some, it's countless times; for others, it's a rare thought. This mantra echoes through every generation as they strive to outdo their predecessors in the quest for better parenting. Each generation dis

What is your pick from the tree fair 2024?

What is your pick from the tree fair 2024?

Have you ever visited a place teeming with various greenery—a kingdom of flowering plants, fruit trees, ornamental plants, and more? It could be described as a mini jungle. Every year, on Environment Day, June 5, the Bangladesh government organizes this tree fair during the monsoon season. T

How does gardening bring in mental peace? 

How does gardening bring in mental peace? 

Whenever I walk on the streets of Dhaka, I notice a rise in pot gardening. Landlords have extravagant rooftop orchards; red, yellow, and white bougainvillaeas peak through apartment balconies.  If you are stuck in traffic on some polluted road, look around, and you will find Malabar spinach (

From gloom to glow: How to overcome negativity in your life

From gloom to glow: How to overcome negativity in your life

Sometimes, you might be in a slump, feeling down and pessimistic about life. Everything is going wrong, maybe your teacher scolded you for a performance, or you could have done better on an exam. In contrast, everyone else did; your friends are having fun while you feel left out in a corner, or you