About Deshe Bideshe
Deshe Bideshe is an interactive news portal for the Bengali speaking people worldwide. Providing comprehensive news coverage in Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Health, Technology, NRB news and many more. It is available in mobile version and in the Apple, Android and Windows app stores.
'Deshe Bideshe' was founded on the 21st of February, 1991.
It was initially typed using a Bangla typewriter. A few issues later we began using a Bangla font invented for computers by Dr. Zafar Iqbal, evolving our publication process. The newspaper sold for a price of $1.00.
On June 6, 1996, Deshe Bideshe became a weekly newspaper.
In 1997, Deshe Bideshe began simultaneously publishing from Toronto and New York. At this time, the newspaper expanded to 64 pages, including 4 to 8 pages printed in colour.
In 1998 the Deshe Bideshe launched its online publication. In 2000, 'Just for Kids,' later renamed `New Generation’ was produced as a four-page insert in English.
In 2006 hit mainstream news stands including Metro, Shoppers Drug Mart, various shopping centres and subway news stands.
On December 1, 2008, Deshe Bideshe transformed into a daily online publication.
Deshe Bideshe is the bridge between Bangladeshi expatriates and their roots. Deshe Bideshe is the global voice of the Bengali community.