12h ago| Education

Tutoring the underprivileged for a better society

A tutorial centre named ‘Shishu Pathshala’ has become the beacon of hope for disadvantaged students in Jhenidah municipality.

2d ago| Education

Practice of moral education needed for communal harmony: Speakers tell interfaith dialogue

Speakers at a dialogue in Rajshahi today emphasised the need for increasing practices of moral education and inter-community relations for ensuring communal harmony and tolerance in societies.

3d ago| Education

Govt plans to raise number of classes in schools, colleges

Education Minister Dipu Moni yesterday said the government was planning to increase the number of classes in schools and colleges from January next.

3d ago| Campus

'Don’t want to be an engineer online': BUET students protest

Students of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) held a protest today -- demanding the reopening of residential halls in November and resuming in-person classes.

Young folk singer Balram Roy also adept at using many musical instruments

Balaram Roy, the son of a farmer from a village in Lalmonirhat is a young folk singer and can play multiple musical instruments. In addition to his musical abilities, he is also excelling in school...

3w ago| Jobs

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| Inspiration

Organisations working for minority communities encouraged to vie for Joy Bangla Youth Award

With two days left to apply for the Joy Bangla Youth Award (JBYA), youth organisations working for religious and ethnic minorities, transgenders, dalits, and other disadvantaged communities have...

4d ago| Young Icons

10 Bangladeshi youths on Top 100 Young Talent of Asia list

Ten Bangladeshi youths have made it to the Top 100 Young Talent of Asia list this year.

5d ago| Young Icons

11-year-old Toky Yasar Ayman’s earnest tribute to Sheikh Russel

Eleven-year-old Toky Yasar Ayman has impressed one and all with his melodious voice.  He recently partnered up with renowned singer and lyricist Shafiq Tuhin for the duet song, “Sheikh Russeler...