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  • Visa delays leave students worried

    Thousands of USA-aspirant students are worried about the future as visa-related services have been halted in Bangladesh amid Covid-19 related restrictions. Despite securing scholarships and funding for their degrees, the students remain unsure whether they will be able to pursue higher education in the United States.
  • Hefajat Mayhem 2013: CID asked to probe 23 cases

    Irked by Hefajat’s violent activities starting with the protest against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit last month, the government has decided to bring to book everyone involved in the mayhem in different parts of the country, especially Brahmanbaria.
  • Plagiarism found in work of two DU teachers

    Over the last few months, plagiarism at the country’s premier university has been a hotly debated topic in the world of academia.
  • Int’l Mother Language Award: PM to honour three individuals, one org

    Three individuals and an international organisation have been nominated for the International Mother Language Award, due to be handed over today in a virtual programme by the International Mother Language Institute (IMLI).
  • Mother tongue neglected in higher education

    Bangla has long been neglected in the country’s higher education as a medium of teaching and learning mainly because of a lack of textbooks and adequate research work.