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Trending Now: Korean Dramas & K-Pop

For the past few years, one of the fandoms that have been rising in Bangladesh noticeably is Korean pop culture. The Korean wave known as Hallyu wave has successively affected Bangladeshis, bringing the rarely talked about K-Pop and K-Dramas into mainstream conversations. It all began in 2011 when MazeCon, an anime convention, kickstarted the cosplay [...]

4 Underrated Novels That Give You Unique Insights into South Asian Culture

Masala and tea. Gaudy weddings, loud politicians, psychedelic rickshaws and cricket. What defines South Asian culture? Or more fundamentally, what is South Asia? Seeing as the entire region floats smugly above the equator, something must have really gone south for it to earn that name. Here are four underrated novels that can help you uncover facets of this [...]