Nahid for proper education to curb militancy
Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Saturday (July 30) said no student would tread the path of militancy if they get proper education from family and educational institutions. He made the assertion while addressing a view exchange meeting at International Mother Language Institute (IMLI) in city’s Segun Bagicha area in..
Third Education fair starts in Bangladesh
The third education fair being held in the capital Dhaka on July 29-30 and in Chittagong on Aug 1-2, is being organized by SAPE Events and Media Pvt Limited, a leading educational fair organizer in the region, with the support of the high commission. The Indian high commissioner in Dhaka..
Missing student turns suspect
Since February 3, police have been looking for a 24-year-old youth who left home on that day and didn’t come back. His father filed a general diary with Dhanmondi Police Station the day he went missing, mentioning that his son left home for having lunch with his friends, and didn’t..
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..
Govt owes an explanation in Hasanat-Tahmid cases
Abul Hasanat Reza Karim, a Bangladeshi civil engineer with British nationality, and Toronto University student Tahmid Hasib Khan were picked up by the Detective Branch for interrogation following their rescue from the Gulshan café that came under an extremist attack on July 1. According to the family, however, although his..
Three Gulshan attackers identified as student
After SITE Intelligence Group published photos of five gunmen who, the Islamic State claims, killed at least 20 persons, mostly foreigners, in a cafe in Bangladesh capital Dhaka, former classmates have started identifying the attackers with the help of the social media. Three of the five attackers have so far..
Inclusive edn for students with special needs, autistic underscored
The primary level school teachers should ensure inclusive education for the physically challenged students with special needs to flourish their latent talents equally like the common students. Secretary to the ministry of primary and mass education Md Humayun Khalid said this while addressing concluding ceremony of a training course on..
Stipend money distributed among Harijan students
Land minister Shamsur Rahman Sherif on Saturday distributed stipend among students from the Harijan and small ethnic communities at Iswardi in Pabna. He disbursed Tk 4 lakh among 331 students from minority groups while Tk 1 lakh among 102 students from Harijan community at an event held at Iswardi upazila..
Another Shibir activist killed in gunfight
Another Islami Chhatra Shibir activist was killed in a “gunfight” between police and his cohorts in Uttar-Kastasagra village of Jhenidah Sadar upazila early yesterday(2/7/2016). The dead, Ibnul Islam Parvej, 27, was the son of Jahangir Hossain of Bananipara in the district town. Parvej was the former president of Jhenidah Sadar..
Two US Univs students killed in Dhaka massacre
Two students of two universities of US have been killed in killed in the attack by the Islamist militants in Dhaka. Besides, fate of a Bangladeshi private university student is still unknown in the same incident. Tarushi Jain, a female student of the University of California (UC), Berkely was killed..
Two Shibir men killed in gunfight
Two activists of Islami Chhatra Shibir, student wing of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, were killed in a reported gunfight with police at village Tetulbaria in Jhenaidah sadar early Friday. The deceased were identified as Shahid Al Mamun, and Anisur Rahman.[inside-ad] Jhenaidah additional superintendent of police Azbahar Ali Sheikh said police were tipped..
Historic university lost in time
The restoration of Chittagong’s Pandit Vihar University, the once renowned educational institution of the 8th century, has remained stalled for around six years, due to indecision over its funding process. The institution was one of the four prestigious universities and Buddhist monasteries of ancient India. The idea of restoring its..
Where the general knowledge go!
The name of their country is Bangladesh and its capital Dhaka- this is what a primary school student in India replied when the students were asked this very simple question. The student in question is from Kashiara-Raipur high school in Burdwan, a district in West Bengal, according to a report..
BCL leader Rony’s bail extended for 3 months
The High Court today extended for three months its bail order for Chittagong Chhatra League leader Nurul Azim Rony in an arms case. The HC bench of Justice Kamrul Islam Siddiqui and Justice Amir Hossain passed the order following a petition filed by Rony today seeking extension of the bail..
Pakistani principal arrested in Dhaka
Police on Thursday held the principal of City School International, which is run by some Pakistan nationals in Dhaka, over a row of school fund misappropriation. The accused, Yasmeen Rajbhoy, is also a Pakistan citizen. Police said they held Yasmeen Thursday afternoon after the guardians laid a siege to the..
Saifur’s Coaching Centre Jamaat-owned : Law minister
Law Minister Anisul Huq on Friday (May 6) left an award giving ceremony organised by Dhaka Reporters Unity as the programme was sponsored by Saifur’s Coaching Centre. Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique who was also special guest of the programme left spot along with law minister showing same..
A seminar titled ‘Accountability and Islam’ held at IU
A seminar titled ‘Accountability in Islam’ was held at Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia today (Saturday). Dawah and Islamic Studies Department of the university organized the seminar at the dean office of Theology faculty. Abu Bakar Siddique, the researcher of Ph.D, presented two articles at the seminar on ‘Accountability in..
RU to open new web portal soon
Rajshahi University (RU) is to be open a new web portal with adding all its officials and service related activities. The website visitor will also found general information about the university, academic and nonadministrative information. RU authority revealed this in an introductory workshop titled “New Web Portal and Digital Services” held..
Digital Security Summit-2016 on May 28
Digital Security Summit-2016 will be held at Krishibid Institution of Bangladesh (KIB) auditorium on May 28, 2016. More than thousands of security experts from all over the country along with young IT lovers will participate in this grand gathering. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, State Minister, ICT Division, Ministry of Posts,..