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 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 locked for halting teachers’ salary
A group of people locked KB Degree College at Kathaldangi village in Haripur upazila under the district yesterday protesting suspension of two teachers’ salary including the principal. President of the college governing body advocate Sohrab Hossain dropped names of Principal Jalal Uddin and Assistant Professor Ziaul Hasan from the salary..
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..
College boy found dead in Jessore
A college student was found dead near a students’ mess in Bezpara area of Jessore town yesterday morning. He was identified as Kamolesh Roy, 20; a first year honours student of Jessore Government MM College, and son of Gobinda Roy of Bayerkhola village under Monirampur upazila of the district. Palash..
Education secy urges teachers to call off strike
Assuring to meet some of their demands, Education Secretary Sohrab Hossain today called upon the government college teachers to call off their work abstention. Following the assurance, BCS General Education Association, a platform of teachers and officials belonging to the BCS general education cadre, sat in a meeting this afternoon..
College teachers on 3-day strike
Teachers at all government colleges in the country began a three-day work abstention programme yesterday demanding removal of “discrepancies” in the eighth national pay scale. Under the banner of BCS General Education Association, a platform of teachers and officials belonging to the BCS general education cadre, they did not take..
Govt college teachers enforce work abstention : Pay scale row
Teachers of government colleges started their three-day work abstention from today (Tuesday) in protest of discriminations in the 8th national pay scale. BCS General Education Association secretary general IK Selim Ullah Khandakar told banglanews that teachers from 270 government colleges, three aliya madrasas, 14 TT colleges and 16 commercial colleges..
Leaking question paper is not possible, said Nahid
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid today said tougher action will be taken against rumour-mongers of question paper leakage in the public examinations. “A vested quarter spread rumour of question paper leakage to undermine the government’s achievements. Our vigilance will be very strong to resist such kinds of troublemakers during public..