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‘Train the country’s youth’

Prof Naohiro Kitano, Waseda University faculty and visiting fellow of Jica Research Institute, addresses a lecture on Japan-Bangladesh development ties at Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies (BIISS) premises in Dhaka Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune Speakers urge Japan to share technical knowledge to build skilled workforce Business leaders and senior government officials on Thursday asked […]

UN draws up plans

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Rohingya refugee children attending an open air Arabic school in February at Kutupalang, Cox’s Bazar. — Reuters file photo The United Nations is making plans to help Bangladesh relocate thousands of Rohingya refugees to a remote island off its coast, documents seen by Reuters show, a move opposed by many refugees and that some human […]

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Death of the Ducsu Dream? And what it means for our student politics Students demalnd a fresh eection to Ducsu, March 12, 2019. PHOTO: AMRAN HOSSAIN Badiuzzaman Bay The March 11 election to Ducsu, or Dhaka University Central Students’ Union, marks a moment in the history of student politics that is at once tragic and […]

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A New Age file photo shows national team captain Jamal Bhuyan during a training session. The Bangladesh Football Federation on Saturday drew heavy criticism for summoning six footballers of Chattogram Abahani and Saif Sporting Club for a match-fixing probe, which was branded by the involving clubs as ‘dirty politics.’ The BFF launched the match-fixing probe […]

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The Daily Star  March 23, 2019 I am happy as well as sad: Nur Took charge only to press demand for Ducsu reelection, he says Star Online Report Terming the recent Ducsu elections “tainted and questionable”, its Vice President Nurul Haque Nur today said he assumed office only to continue to place the demand for […]

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The Daily Star  March 23, 2019 Rowshan appointed deputy opposition leader in JS Raushan Ershad. File photo Star Online Report Jatiya Party (Ershad) today appointed Rowshan Ershad, senior co-chairperson of the party, as deputy leader of the opposition in the House, relieving GM Quader from the post. “As Chairman of Jatiya Party and leader of […]

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যাঁদের শাস্তি পাওয়ার কথা তাঁরা পুরস্কৃত হচ্ছেন অর্থনীতি ২৩ মার্চ ২০১৯   ওয়ালি–উল–মারুফ মতিন নির্বাচনের পর কিছুদিন চাঙাভাবের পর আবারও দরপতন চলছে শেয়ারবাজারে। বিনিয়োগকারীদের মধ্যে আবারও আস্থাহীনতা। নানা অনিয়ম ও কারসাজির ঘটনা ঘটলেও শাস্তির আওতায় আসছেন না কারসাজিকারকেরা। ভালো কোম্পানির বদলে বাজারে আসছে মানহীন কোম্পানি। ফলে ক্ষতিগ্রস্ত হচ্ছেন বিনিয়োগকারীরা। এসব নিয়ে কথা বলেছেন চট্টগ্রাম স্টক […]

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A thorny issue that holds some promise Mahmudur Rahman | Prothom Alo  Mar 23, 2019        Hot on the heels of two profound directives, one on realising the Bangladesh Bank heist money and non-performing left comes a rather innovative approach to three vexing national issues-drug peddling, especially yaba, road safety and traffic jams, and restoring […]

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Hasina proposed to be lifelong DUCSU member, VP Nurul differs Prothom Alo  Dhaka | U Mar 23, 2019        Dhaka University’s vice chancellor Akhtaruzzaman has proposed that prime minister Sheikh Hasina be made a lifelong member of the university’s students’ union. The VC, who holds the position of president of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union […]

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