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Where our education system has failed

Rasheda K Choudhury,Executive Director, Campaign for Popular Education (CAMPE) and Vice-President, Global Campaign for Education (GCE), talks toEresh Omar Jamal of The Daily Star about the fundamental deficits in our education system.  Rasheda K Choudhury What are some fundamental successes in our education sector in recent years? One major success has been the achievement of the […]

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has been welcomed by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina during his trip to Dhaka. Hasina received the Indonesian president at the Tiger Gate of the Prime Minister’s Office at 9:49am on Sunday and presented him a bouquet, according to a statement. The two leaders then met privately before beginning official talks between […]

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BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia presides over a meeting of the party’s National Standing Committee at her Gulshan office on Saturday, January 27, 2018 Bangla Tribune The verdict in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case against Khaleda Zia and five others is set to be delivered on February 8 Observing that the date for giving verdict in […]

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Bangladesh’s Mahmudullah reacts during their tri-series final against Sri Lanka in Mirpur SaturdayDHAKA TRIBUNE/Md Manik As a batsman, one has to take the right decisions and know how to get out of a pressure situation, the veteran pacer Mashrafe bin Mortaza opined Bangladesh suffered yet another defeat in a multi-nation ODI tournament as they lost […]

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Afghan volunteers carry a body at the scene of a car bomb exploded in front of the old Ministry of Interior building in Kabul on Saturday. — AFP photo A bomb hidden in an ambulance killed at least 95 people and wounded about 158 in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Saturday when it blew up […]

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