1d ago| Campus

Barishal University starts taking in-person classes

Authorities of Barisal University started taking in-person classes today after 18 months, following the end of Covid-19 closure.

3d ago| Education

Education of 37 million Bangladeshi children disrupted by Covid: UNICEF

Education of 37 million children in Bangladesh has been disrupted due to school closures since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in early 2020, according to a report by UNICEF and UNESCO.

3d ago| Campus

DU teachers form human chain protesting communal attacks

The Dhaka University Teachers’ Association formed a human chain in front of Aparajeyo Bangla today -- protesting the recent communal attacks in several parts of the country.

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...

2w 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.

1d ago| Initiative

BYLC to train 3,000 youths over five years through partnership with Dutch Embassy

Netherlands (EKN) to Bangladesh signed an agreement on Tuesday, October 19, for phase 2 of BYLC’s Building Bridges through Leadership Training (BBLT) and Building Bridges through Leadership Junior ...

1w ago| Star Youth

Raising awareness through candid voices

A year ago, the youth-led platform Beyond Candid was formed with the intention of bringing stories about social injustices and gender-based violence to the forefront through candid lenses. For co...

1w ago| Star Youth

Faizah’s ‘Moner School’ making strides through global recognition

Fairooz Faizah Beether of Bangladesh is a recipient of the 2021 Goalkeepers Global Goals Changemaker Award by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. She received the award for her work in...