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A journey of accomplishment!

A journey of accomplishment!

Dristy Rahman and Shama Sania Shiblee write about the experience of Bangladeshi students participating in international competition and bringing prizes home.

April 23, 2017 · 0 comments · Cover
Noboborsho — celebration of tolerance and secularism

Noboborsho — celebration of tolerance and secularism

As the nation just celebrated Bengali New Year — Noboborsho, Ayan Soofi writes about the legacy of resistance and commitment to secularity embedded in the history of this celebration.

April 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Sports in everyday lives

Sports in everyday lives

Cricket and football are the two most popular sports among youths of Bangladesh. Riasat Raihan writes about the everyday experience of watching and playing sports of mostly urban university and college students….

April 9, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
The things we were barred from reading

The things we were barred from reading

Talking to Somudro Saikat, an activist of Gonojagoron Moncho and a freedom fighter’s son, who published a book for free distribution with contents that are allegedly excluded from the textbook to meet the demands of Hefazat-e-Islam, Mahfuz Mizan writes about the impact of such exclusion in student’s learning process….

April 2, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Young lives matter

Young lives matter

Taqi, Chanchal, Tanu are young lives lost. Their deaths are not just the question of lives lost at personal level, but they are collective loss. They are our national treasure, our future. The indifference that the authorities are showing in bringing their killers to justice reflects on their apathy towards our future. Atia Ferdousee Chaity writes, young lives lost hurt the nation, because young lives matter.

March 26, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Student’s expectations from university education

Student’s expectations from university education

‘Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school. It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.’— this statement of Albert Einstein has stood the test of time and never before did it sound so valid. Talking to a few students, Alik Bhowmik explores the state of higher education from the perspective of private university students and elaborates on the gap between student’s expectation from a program and the existing curriculum….

March 19, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Aspiring young filmmakers

Aspiring young filmmakers

What happens when you choose an unconventional career path? Mahfuz Mizan and Atia Ferdousee Chaitee talk to aspiring young film makers in Dhaka and writes about their journey…

March 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Global Movement: ‘A Common Word Among the Youth’

Global Movement: ‘A Common Word Among the Youth’

In Brisbane, Charter for Peace was signed and the youths along with professionals, worked on to set up interfaith development goals that would help us to…

December 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Winning teams of Youth Leadership Prize organised by BYLC

BYLC Youth Leadership Prize: ten teams, ten dreams

Having inspired more than 3,000 young people through its different leadership programmes, BYLC offered its Youth Leadership Prize to its…

December 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Strangers in the family

Strangers in the family

It would be difficult to find a person who has never had an issue with their parents. In the Bangladeshi society, generation gap between parents and children has become so commonplace that many seem to be comfortable…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover