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Myanmar university students expelled after education protest

YANGON: – Fourteen students have been expelled from a Myanmar university after staging a campus protest calling for more education funding, an activist said Sunday, sparking concern over eroding freedoms in the fledgling democracy, reports BSS. The four-day rally at Yadanabon University in Mandalay drew some 100 students before it was broken up by police […]

1,35,221 to sit for SSC exams under Chittagong Board

CHITTAGONG:- A total of 1,35,221 examinees will appear at the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinations under Chittagong Education Board (CEB) this year, reports BSS. The examinations will begin on February 1 next. Mohammad Touabir Alam, acting controller of CEB, told BSS that they have completed all preparations to hold the examinations in a peaceful atmosphere. As […]

Moderate cold wave likely after two days

DHAKA: The mercury level is likely to dip after two days exposing the country to moderate cold wave severity with temperature level from 6.1 to 8.0 degrees Celsius, according to a met official, reports BSS. “Mild cold wave sweeping over the regions of Srimangal, Pabna and Chuadanga will continue for more two days. After that […]

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 8: John Krafcik, CEO of Waymo, debuts a customized Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid that will be used for Google's autonomous vehicle program at the 2017 North American International Auto Show on January 8, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan.  Approximately 5000 journalists from around the world and nearly 800,000 people are expected to attend the NAIAS between January 8th and January 22nd to see the more than 750 vehicles and numerous interactive displays. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

California wants 5 million ‘green’ cars on roads by 2030

LOS ANGELES: – California Governor Jerry Brown Friday signed an executive order detailing aims to have five million electric cars on the state’s roads by 2030 — by accelerating the production of such vehicles using financial incentives and rebates, reports BSS. The $2.5 billion, eight-year plan also involves the installation of 250,000 electric vehicle charging […]

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Cut food price, launch triple bus trip

SCF forms human chain at JnU JnU Correspondent: Samajtantrik Chhatra Front Jagannath University unit yesterday formed human chain demanding price cut in canteen food and launching triple of university buses in front liberation war sculpture at 12:30 pm. For long time, we are pressing administration to cut in price served by canteens and comply with […]


School level tree Olympiad held in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: A regional tree Olympiad is being held here aims at raising awareness about tree and environment among the students, reports BSS. As part of this continuous process, 12th phase of primary selection was held at Madhabpur High School under Paba Upazila in the district yesterday with a festive mood. Bangladesh Resource Center for Indigenous knowledge […]

Conference on mathematical, physical sciences at JU on Saturday

SAVAR:- A three daylong international conference titled ‘Recent Advances in Mathematical and Physical Sciences’ will begin on Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus on Saturday, reports BSS. The Mathematical and Physical Sciences Faculty of the university will organise the conference at the seminar room of Zahir Raihan auditorium with a view to exchanging recent advanced educations and […]

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BUFTMUNA organizes first Intra MUN conference

Abu Bakar Chowdhury A Model United Nations Conference is always a prestigious event for any university. Event of such type promotes peace and tranquillity among the youths from all over the world. It spreads knowledge among the students and opens a new avenue for them to excel in the future career by teaching new skills. […]

Women’s Property Right in Muslim Law

Few days ago we faced international women’s day when we talked about several women’s rights. Like women’s freedom of expression, freedom of movement, women’s power, freedom of choice etc. Before talking about those rights we have to ensure women’s economical independence. FOr economical independence women can get job, can do business etc but for doing […]

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Your legal adviser in this week

Query : Dear Sir, AssalamuWalaikum, I am a Bangladeshi, now living in USA. I am married since 2005; still we don’t have any child. We did a lot of treatment, but no result. Now we have decided to adopt a child from Bangladesh. Would you please inform me about the legal formalities we have to […]


ADB lauds progress of education sector

DHAKA – Director of Human Resource and Social Development of Asian Development Bank (ADB) Sungsup Ra today lauded the progress of education sector of Bangladesh, reports BSS. He made the comment when a four-member delegation led by him called on Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid at the latter’s office here, an official release said. Senior […]


Shishu Protiva Bikash Kendra observes 3rd anniversary today

      Shishu Protiva Bikash Kendro, a voluntary organization that works to reveal latent talent of underprivileged children in capital’s Tejgaon observed its 3rd anniversary with songs, dance, play, speech today at T C B auditorium of the capital around 10:30 am in the morning. The anniversary celebration started with colorful screenplay portraying language movement, […]


LGED to implement TK 2,080-cr development project in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: – Local Government Engineering Department (LGED) will implement a mega project at an estimated cost of Tk 2,080.40 crore for overall rural infrastructure development in the region, reports BSS. Additional Chief Engineer Ali Ahmed of LGED here today said the ‘Rajshahi Division Rural Infrastructure Development Project (Excluding Sirajganj District)’ will be implemented at an estimated […]


Mobile phone services can play role to achieve SDGs: experts

DHAKA, – Mobile phone industry can play a helping role to achieve the ‘Vision-2021’ and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through indentifying opportunities that maximize business and social impacts, observed experts at a discussion, reports BSS. “The event reinforced the importance of mobile technology in helping the Bangladeshi government to achieve its long-term development goals,” […]


Hi-tech parks to create three lakh jobs

DHAKA,  – Around three lakh jobs are expected to be created as the government has taken initiatives to set up hi-tech parks/software technology parks in all divisions and districts for the development of IT/IT Enabled Services (ITES) sector, reports BSS. Sources at the Information and Communication Technology Ministry said steps have been taken to set […]


Improve efficiency in technology to hunt down criminals: PM to police

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday asked the police to achieve greater efficiency in technology to hunt down transnational organised criminals and those involved in money laundering, cybercrime and other crimes. “I hope, the police will take steps over newer technologies for crime data management and citizen information management system software to control and contain […]


DUMCS & TIB Hosts the Anti Corruption Moot Court Competition 2017 at Dhaka University

Ali Mashraf: Dhaka University Moot Court Society (DUMCS), the pioneer mooting institution in the country, in collaboration with Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB), hosted the Anti Corruption Moot Court Competition from December 7-9, 2017 at the University of Dhaka (DU). Law students from 16 different public and private universities across Bangladesh participated in this first of its […]


Police Week begins tomorrow

  The Police Week-2018 will begin cross the country tomorrow with the motto “Remedy of Militancy and Drugs: Commitment of Bangladesh Police”. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the five-day programme on Rajarbagh Police Lines ground in the city. She will take salute in the annual parade of 11 contingents of police force […]

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Assigned to salvage ‘sinking telecom sector’: Mustafa Jabbar

Mentioning that the Prime Minister has assigned him to salvage the ‘sinking telecom sector’, newly appointed Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Mustafa Jabbar on Saturday expressed the hope that he will succeed in the job using his vast experience. “I’ve 30 years of experience in the telecommunication and information technology sector. I hope I’ll […]