Early teacher recruitment needed to save education
Vacancy in teaching positions accounting for about a fifth less — or about 17.74 per cent, to be precise — of the total required to impart education on 2.69 crore students in government primary, and government and non-government secondary schools and colleges is gravely concerning. The shortage of teacher is..
College teacher attack: ‘Mastermind’ held
Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime Unit last night detained the alleged mastermind behind the attack on a Hindu college teacher in Madaripur. Detainee Khaled Saidullah was arrested from Dhaka’s Demra area, said DMP Deputy Commissioner (Public Relations) Masudur Rahman. The details regarding the matter will be disclosed in a press..
ECNEC clears Tk 1040cr college education project
The executive committee of the national economic council (ECNEC) on Tuesday approved the ‘College Education Development Project’ involving Tk 1040 crore in a bid to create greater opportunities for higher education through admission of more male and female students. The approval came from the weekly ECNEC meeting of the outgoing..
10 hurt in Dhaka College BCL factional clash
At least 10 leaders and activists of Dhaka College unit Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) have been injured in a factional clash in the campus on Thursday. Of them, two were rushed to the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital for treatment after the clash happened this evening. [inside-ad] The two are..
College student arrested for teasing a girl in capital
A college student has been arrested for stalking a medical college student in the capital today. Farhan Moon, 19, a student of Tejgaon College, got on a rickshaw by which the 19-year-old was going towards Asadgate from Farmgate, she told that. When she was on the rickshaw Farhan teased her..
2 college students died by road acciden
Two college students were killed yesterday by a road accident in Jessore. Miraj Hossain, 22, of Bahadurpur village and Santa Khatun, 20, of Baro Bazar area in the upazila died on the spot. The deceaseds were Miraj, a student of Muslim Aid College and Santa, a first-year student of Jessore..
Unfair practices to be resisted: Nahid
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid said today at his ministry that the government has taken proper steps to resist any kind of unfair means during Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations scheduled to begin April 3. “All relevant organizations particularly law enforcement agencies have been asked to keep their..
Non-govt honours-masters college teachers demand MPO
Non-government honours-masters college teachers demanded to the government to include them in the monthly pay order (MPO) system and warned that if this doesn’t happen within two months, they would launch a tough agitation program. Kazi Mohammad Faruque, president of the organization presided over the programe where a countrywide alliance..
College student got killed in Begumganj
A college student was killed and two activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League got wounded by bullet in a clash between two BCL alteraction at Begumganj in Noakhali last night. The desceased was Fazle Rabbi Rajib, 22. Police said Noakhali District BCL activists Mohammad Wasim and Mohammad Yasin, along with their..
College student murdered for ‘stopping premature marriage’
A college student died at Bogra Medical College yesterday, after being stabbed by miscreants for “stopping an early marriage”. Locals said when Jaharul Islam, 25, a student of Gobindaganj Degree College, was returning home on Tuesday, a group of miscreants stabbed him. Locals admittted him to Gobindaganj Health Complex and..
Two to die for killing college girl
A Narsingdi court sentenced a youth to death on Tuesday, for killing a college girl in 2015. The convict is Al-Amin, 28, son of Miar Uddin of Baznabo Syed Para village in Belabo upazila of the district. According to the case statement, Al-Amin had been trying to develop an affair..
HSC Examinee found dead in Dhanmondi Lake
Body of an adolescent boy has been recovered from Dhanmondi Lake in the capital on Tuesday. The deceased is Sudipto Dutta Arjun, a higher secondary certificate examinee from Birshreshtha Noor Mohammad Public College. Locals informed the police when they saw a body floating in the lake this morning, and, police..
Road crash killed college student
In Tangail, Ruhul Amin, 20, — a first-year honours student of Mirzapur University College — was killed and his cousin injured when a bus ran them over while they were standing with a motor cycle at Mirzapur bypass on Dhaka-Tangail highway in Mirzapur upazila on Saturday. Ruhul was the..
College students protest exam fee hike: Titumir
Agitating students of Government Titumir College in the capital formed a human chain and brought out processions on the campus yesterday noon protesting “excessive charges” imposed for the registration of honours final year exams. They also demanded a refund and removal of the college principal. “As per the National University..
College girl killed after rape
Criminals raped and murdered a college girl at a village in Mathbaria upazila on Tuesday morning when she was returning home from a relative’s house. The victim was a student of HSC first year of business studies at Shahadat Hossain College. Police have arrested one Syed Kazi, 41, of Sapleza..
Knowledge and skills development main target of en, says Nahid
Knowledge and skills development should be the main target of education, Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid (MP) said yesterday. “Future life is nothing without education; the minister viewed and urged the students to work for achieving goals in their respective arena. He was addressing as the chief guest on the..
Co-curricular Week at Kisholoy Balika Biddaloy & College
Co-curricular Week and The Inauguration of Newly-built Academic Building” holds at Kisholoy Balika Biddaloy O College in Mohammadpur of Dhaka city. The local MP, Advocate Jahangir Kabir Nanok, was the Chief Guest of the of function. Alhaz Habibur Rahman Mizan, the general secretary of the Awamileague of Mohammadpur, Adabor &..
‘Quality Education’ Nation’s promise
National Primary Education Week is being celebrated in Mymensingh today. District Administration and World Vision is jointly celebrating the education week. Theme of the week is ‘Quality Education, Nation’s Promise’. Divisional Commissioner GM Salehuddin inaugurated the week today. A colourful rally was brought out from Town Hall. Representative from DC..
HSC examinee stabbed dead ‘by friends’ in M’singh
An HSC examinee was stabbed to death allegedly by his friends at College Road More in the district town on Thursday. Kamrul Islam, officer-in-charge of Kotwali Model Police Station, said Muhtasim Billah Shakil, 18, an HSC examinee of Syed Nazrul College and son of Emdadul Haq of Akua area, had..