Azmin Azran

Digital Features Coordinator at The Daily Star

The story of Nvidia, the world’s most valuable company

There is a new winner in the race to become the world’s most valuable company. On June 19, 2024, American tech giant Nvidia surpassed Microsoft to become the company with the highest market cap in the world — an eye-watering $3.34 trillion

1d ago

Indian Polls: How just 0.8pc vote cost Modi 63 seats

A miscalculation and a drop of just .8 percent of the vote share cost the ruling BJP 63 seats and also the aura of invincibility it created around its leader Narendra Modi

1w ago

'That Coca-Cola ad' only proves the power of boycott

A global brand trying to tell us that we are immature or ignorant for feeling this way is not acceptable.

1w ago

Explainer: Why is the limit of global warming 1.5 degrees Celsius

Many of the damages of human activity caused climate change to become irreversible already, but now the focus is on mitigation and adaptation.

2w ago

What is the national budget and why should you care?

Every media outlet is already flooded with news about the annual budget for the 2024-25 fiscal year to be placed at the parliament tomorrow

2w ago

Could a better transmission system ease power outages following Cyclone Remal?

Bangladesh has long suffered from weak power transmission infrastructure.

3w ago

Sundarbans: Bangladesh's shield against cyclones

The coastline of Bangladesh has been hammered by cyclones over and over since time immemorial

3w ago

Another Bangladeshi on Mt Everest

On Sunday morning, Liakat Ali and Lutfun Nahar’s home in Burischar of Chattogram’s Hathazari upazila was filled with utter elation as their son Babar Ali, a doctor and already a source of immense pride for the family, became the newest Bangladeshi to summit the Mount Everest.

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June 21, 2024
June 21, 2024

The story of Nvidia, the world’s most valuable company

There is a new winner in the race to become the world’s most valuable company. On June 19, 2024, American tech giant Nvidia surpassed Microsoft to become the company with the highest market cap in the world — an eye-watering $3.34 trillion

June 14, 2024
June 14, 2024

Indian Polls: How just 0.8pc vote cost Modi 63 seats

A miscalculation and a drop of just .8 percent of the vote share cost the ruling BJP 63 seats and also the aura of invincibility it created around its leader Narendra Modi

June 12, 2024
June 12, 2024

'That Coca-Cola ad' only proves the power of boycott

A global brand trying to tell us that we are immature or ignorant for feeling this way is not acceptable.

June 5, 2024
June 5, 2024

Explainer: Why is the limit of global warming 1.5 degrees Celsius

Many of the damages of human activity caused climate change to become irreversible already, but now the focus is on mitigation and adaptation.

June 5, 2024
June 5, 2024

What is the national budget and why should you care?

Every media outlet is already flooded with news about the annual budget for the 2024-25 fiscal year to be placed at the parliament tomorrow

May 29, 2024
May 29, 2024

Could a better transmission system ease power outages following Cyclone Remal?

Bangladesh has long suffered from weak power transmission infrastructure.

May 26, 2024
May 26, 2024

Sundarbans: Bangladesh's shield against cyclones

The coastline of Bangladesh has been hammered by cyclones over and over since time immemorial

May 20, 2024
May 20, 2024

Another Bangladeshi on Mt Everest

On Sunday morning, Liakat Ali and Lutfun Nahar’s home in Burischar of Chattogram’s Hathazari upazila was filled with utter elation as their son Babar Ali, a doctor and already a source of immense pride for the family, became the newest Bangladeshi to summit the Mount Everest.

May 19, 2024
May 19, 2024

Banning rickshaws may not be the big traffic solution

Dhaka’s traffic is a complicated problem that needs multifaceted efforts to combat it.

May 16, 2024
May 16, 2024

Higher education in Canada, Australia gets tougher

Canada curtails student visas while Australia tightens rules for international students

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