1d ago| Inspiration

Daraz Bangladesh CMO recognised for humanitarian leadership

Md Tajdin Hasan, the Chief Marketing Officer of Daraz Bangladesh is one of the recipients of the 2021 JCI Top Outstanding Young Person Award, organised by Junior Chamber International (JCI)...

3d ago| Education

Indigenous Canadian receives Bangabandhu Peace Philosophy and World Peace Scholarship

A Canadian student from Sagkeeng First Nation has been selected as the first indigenous female recipient of the Bangabandhu Peace Philosophy and World Peace Scholarship.

3d ago| Education

Don’t burden students with fees

To reduce the school dropout rate and ensure better education for students of urban-slum institutions, focus needs to be on proper need-based financial support, development work and alternative...

3d ago| Echoes

Another side of the story

Skill, grades and universities – which one matters the most?

RU admission seekers, guardians facing accommodation trouble

Admission seekers and guardians from across the country are troubled by accommodation crisis as RU authorities decided to conduct the exam without opening the halls. Lots of students have taken...

Multinational companies commit to build disability inclusive workforce in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Business and Disability Network (BBDN) has signed an MoU with Foreign Investors Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) on September 30 to outline mutually benefiting activities...

Recruitment of medical technologists: Candidates demonstrate for viva results  

Hundreds of medical technologists -- waiting for final results of their viva, for recruitment at government hospitals -- today demonstrated in Dhaka, demanding immediate publication of the result.

No plan to raise age limit for entering govt service

State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain today said the government has no plan to raise the age limit for entering government service right now.

3d ago| Initiative

The Daily Star launches newspaper reading contest ‘Find the Headline’ powered by HungryNaki

Prepare to pile up on newspapers and enrich your reading habit, since The Daily Star is launching an upcoming movement to reward readers and encourage non-readers while indulging in one’s love for...

1w ago| Initiative

Young innovators from Digital Khichuri Challenge showcase their impactful ideas

UNDP's Partnership a Tolerant, Inclusive Bangladesh (PTIB) organised a showcase, featuring ten youth-led innovative organisations, which have previously won the Digital Khichuri Challenge, at...

1w ago| Initiative

Forging the path to progress for underprivileged communities

For a newly initiated non-profit organisation, Briddhi is on the right track to taking measures for positive changes.