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Paris Attacks: Double Standard in World Media

Paris Attacks: Double Standard in World Media

Since the new wave of Paris attacks on last Friday, the mainstream media plunged into Paris and covered the heinous terrorist attack that took away 129 civilian lives.2015-11-17 08:57:00
Ireland follows Bangladesh's lead

Ireland follows Bangladesh's lead

It’s a sad day for Irish wooden spoon manufacturers. Ireland has just become the latest country to ban corporal punishment in all settings, including homes and schools. Wooden spoons were the most commonly cursed implement used for corporal punishment in Irish homes.2015-11-14 22:38:00
Returning Home with a thrilling experience

Returning Home with a thrilling experience

Can you imagine how thrilling it is to represent one’s country to other nation, experience a nation that has so many things to offer to the rovers, get exposed to the culture of that country, 2015-11-11 07:56:00
Technology for displaced: A bridge of hope amid crisis

Technology for displaced: A bridge of hope amid crisis

Abu Zeid, a Syrian refugee, a few weeks ago spoke to The Guardian. He said, “I’ve reached a point where I know I could die at sea and I’m prepared to go even on a piece of wood because life is so hard.2015-10-28 10:50:00
New hope for American kids

New hope for American kids

Bangladesh has made more advances in the implementation of children’s rights in the last few years than the USA. Bangladesh ratified the International Convention on the Rights of the Child as far back as August 1990...2015-10-15 02:51:00
‘Knowledge for Life’

‘Knowledge for Life’

Today (October 13) is International Day for Disaster Reduction and ‘Knowledge for Life’ is the theme of this year.2015-10-13 05:39:00
Daughter of Democracy and Herald of Change

Sheikh Hasina

Daughter of Democracy and Herald of Change

She gave the nation a new vision – Vision 2021, transforming Bangladesh into a middle-income country. She gave Bangladeshis the dream of Digital Bangladesh- a IT based country.2015-09-28 10:42:00
German, French FMs witness climate change effects

German, French FMs witness climate change effects

Visiting foreign ministers of Germany and France Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Laurent Fabius respectively visited Bangshi River at Savar on Monday to experience the effects of climate change on Bangladesh.2015-09-21 09:01:00
A safe climate future for Bangladesh, and the world

A safe climate future for Bangladesh, and the world

Climate change is no longer a distant perspective for “our children and grand children”; it is an urgent challenge for us, here and now. 2015-09-21 07:34:00
Why gender equality most critical of all global goals

Why gender equality most critical of all global goals

At the end of this month, thousands of representatives from all over the world will gather in New York. They will witness the launch of the most ambitious universal effort since the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights in 1948.

2015-09-21 05:04:00
School Psychologists and Mental Health of Children and Youth || Saima Wazed Hossain

School Psychologists and Mental Health of Children and Youth || Saima Wazed Hossain

The concept of school psychologists is not well known in Bangladesh. Although in recent years, we have been able to bring the issue of mental health to the fore, making provisions for having psychologists in school is still unchartered territory for us. 2015-09-02 12:09:00
Comprehensive Approach Needed to Address Disability Issues || Saima Wazed Hossain

Comprehensive Approach Needed to Address Disability Issues || Saima Wazed Hossain

Bangladesh has ratified the United Nations (UN) Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Moreover, pursuant to constitutional guarantees of equality and non-discrimination enshrined in Article 28 of the Bangladesh Constitution...2015-08-28 11:03:00
Tigers glorified Bangladesh in 2015

Tigers glorified Bangladesh in 2015

Bangladesh has been mentioned more often in 2015 with dignity and honor than ever before in the world sports arena because of superlative performances by iconic Bangladesh Cricketer Mashrafe led Bangladesh Cricket team.

2015-11-17 04:23:00
Great Experience, Sweet Memories

Great Experience, Sweet Memories

Twenty members Bangladesh Energy & Power Sectors technical and managerial senior level professionals were on a two-week long exposure cum capacity development program in Australia from July 27 till August 9, 2005. 2015-08-13 03:42:00
Is killing of bloggers turning Bangladesh into a fundamental country?

Is killing of bloggers turning Bangladesh into a fundamental country?

Bloggar Niloy Chatterjee was murdered in his bedroom in Dhaka on Friday noon. His killing is fourth and fifth victim respectively in this year and since 2013 of extremist attacks. 2015-08-08 10:55:00