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High-level linked with question leak

Shahidul says

High-level linked with question leak

Private television channel Mohana’s international desk in-charge Shahidul Alam Imran said students are not involved with questions leak incidents rather some high-level officials linked with this matter.2014-06-01 02:22:00
Health Tourism in the context of Executive Health Check

Health Tourism in the context of Executive Health Check

‘Executive Health check’ has become a very popular term among the urban elites in Bangladesh. The print and electronic media along with various government and non-government organisations have long been running campaign about preventive health care.2014-05-30 12:30:00
Nightmare journey to Malaysia

Nightmare journey to Malaysia

One man’s nightmare journey across one of the ‘Deadliest Stretches of Water’2014-05-28 09:54:00
Corporal punishment creates an abhorrent society

Corporal punishment creates an abhorrent society

A best-selling controversial book that calls for a ban on corporal punishment to children in the home, schools and madrasas, has won a prestigious award from America's coveted 2014 Eric Hoffer Book Awards.2014-05-25 08:16:00
Removing tinted glasses not harassment?

Removing tinted glasses not harassment?

Narayangonj kidnapping and 7 murder incident draw the attention of law enforcement agencies in Bangladesh. 2014-05-24 01:32:00
Deniable Denigration

Deniable Denigration

In your deniable denigration, I have found my duvet. In your delusion’ I have found my durbar;2014-05-13 04:28:00
Deniable Denigration

Deniable Denigration

Deniable Denigration2014-05-13 03:25:00
Bangladesh through the eyes of Santa

Bangladesh through the eyes of Santa

Santa Lakševica, a Latvian online activist, has recently visited Bangladesh and after returning home she wrote about Bangladesh. In the writing she said that western people have totally wrong impression about 3rd World countries.2014-05-11 08:00:00
Creating Accountability in the Garments Sector

Creating Accountability in the Garments Sector

May Day is international workers day and it is celebrated in Bangladesh widely. However, rights of the labors are often ignored in many industries in Bangladesh and garment sector is certainly one of them.2014-05-03 06:07:00
Access to Social Safety Nets and Achieving MDG Goals

Access to Social Safety Nets and Achieving MDG Goals

Bangladesh has made commendable progress in combating poverty and hunger. Available data reveals that the proportion of population below poverty line dropped from over 58 percent in 1990 (the MDG base year) to 31.50 percent in 2010.2014-04-29 05:01:00
Two popes, two saints

Two popes, two saints

April 27 is a day in history no Catholic is likely to forget.2014-04-27 09:18:00
Biometric National ID Cards Rising in Asia Pacific Countries!

Biometric National ID Cards Rising in Asia Pacific Countries!

What is a “Biometric National ID Card?”
A biometric national identity card is a portable document, typically a plasticized card with digitally-embedded information such as full name, age, birth date, address, religion, citizenship status along with a unique number and biometric identity profile that someone is encouraged or required to carry as a means of confirming their identity. To identify illegal immigrants, illegal workers, and strengthen border security, many government entities are concentrating on issuing biometric national identity cards for all their citizens. Throughout the last couple of years biometric national identification card programs have launched in several Asia Pacific countries such as Indonesia, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Singapore, India, and Brunei. In fact, over 100 countries have deployed biometric national identification card initiatives to modernize their national identification databases and include biometric identifiers that authenticate or confirm identity based on physical characteristics such as fingerprints, iris, face, palm prints, and DNA. Typically the reasons behind issuing these biometric national identification cards are:

2014-04-17 10:56:09
The vacuum within

The vacuum within

It seems, I have not been loved since years.  
I have not been cared for long.
I cried in the dark.
But now, I live in dark.

2014-04-05 06:52:53
Nanotechnology in food and agriculture

Nanotechnology in food and agriculture

The current global population is nearly 6 billion with 50% living in Asia. A large proportion of those living in developing countries face daily food shortages as a result of environmental impacts or political instability, while in the developed world there is a food surplus.

2014-04-02 07:52:28
Look Back In Retrospect

Look Back In Retrospect

The lackluster and abysmal performance of Bangladesh cricket over the last few months has raised several intriguing questions.

2014-04-01 08:57:10