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  Volume: XXIII, Issue No. 23 July 16-31, 2014  


Iftar delicacies at top city Restaurants
Ramadan is the biggest festival of the Muslim fraternity. It is the time to prove oneself to the Almighty, refraining from food and submitting oneself in many more ways, to Allah. It is also the time for food and festivity. Streets are thronged and roads are blocked by shoppers. Almost all the street corners in Dhaka gets decked up with makeshift Iftar stalls. The restaurants bring out their best variations for Iftar menu. Here are glimpses of Iftar menu, from some of Dahka's top restaurants. V. More...
The traditional iftar of Chawk Bazaar
Contrary to the sweets and fruits-based light Middle East and West Asian Iftar, in Bangladesh it is enriched with spices and chilies, which is also observed in the Iftar items sold at Chawk Bazar of Old Dhaka - the biggest and most famous Iftar bazaar of the country. This bazaar, specially arranged with numerous items, starts from the first day of Ramadan, and lasts till the end of the month. For more than 400 years, the open air Iftar market of Chowk Bazaar has been serving the fasting Muslim. More...
Grand Dhaka celebrates second anniversary
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : The second anniversary programme of Grand Dhaka hotel held at Ball Room in the hotel premises recently. Nurul Islam Nahid, Minister for Education inaugurated the function by cutting 2nd year anniversary cake. Special guests in the programme included were parliament member Salim Uddin, Mamun Sarker, joint secretary of Bangladesh Dokan Malik Somity, Musfiqur Rahman Gulzar, secretary general of film directors association. Mac Hasnat Rasiat delivered the welcome spee. More...
Pan Pacific Sonargaon hosts children's Iftar party
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel organised a Children's Iftar and Dinner party on July 3, at its Grand Ballroom. More than five hundred children from different children welfare institutions were invited to the Iftar party. Rashed Khan Menon, Minister for Civil Aviation and Toursm graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Khurshed Alam Chowdhury, Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism and Chairman of Hotel International Limited was also present on the occasion. Am. More...
Igloo-Rose View Ice Cream festival ends
festival ends _A Monitor Report Sylhet : Igloo Ice Cream (A concern of Abdul Monem limited) and Rose View hotel jointly organised a three-day ice cream festival first time ever in Sylhet, amid scorching summer heat. Some brand new flavours of Igloo ice cream were the attractive features of the festival. The festival titled "Igloo-Rose view Hotel ice cream fest 2014" was held recently. Unlimited ice cream was offered by Igloo for each guest each day with the purchase of a single ticket w. More...
Dhaka Regency Hotel & Resort hosts Iftar for madrasha children
Dhaka : Dhaka Regency Hotel and Resort hosted an iftar for more than 50 orphans of Majahirul Ulum Al-Islamia Madrasha which provided them a memorable experience of this Holy Month of Ramadan at its Celebration Hall (14th Floor) on July 10. Dhaka Regency has always been devoted to support the under privileged community of the society, specially the children and focus on social responsibilities as part of the hotel's corporate social responsibilities. This charity event has been a yearly projec. More...
Ascott accords reception to Egyptian Ambassador
Ascott accords reception to Egyptian Ambassador . More...
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