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Voice of business

Voice of business

Rafsan Zaman and Fouzia Fariha Orin write about a platform that unite all students from the faculty of business at Dhaka University — Voice of business…..

March 19, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Econ Prodigy returns bigger and better in its 2nd edition

Econ Prodigy returns bigger and better in its 2nd edition

The competition engaged the participants in debate, formal presentations, formulation and policy analysis. The topics in the competition were based on…

December 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Blending brilliant business idea with sumptuous treats

Blending brilliant business idea with sumptuous treats

Cookups BD, an online platform is innovatively connecting passionate cooks with foodies in the city, writes Nibras Bin Sayed Some say that cooking is a marriage of art and science and in spite of the numerous ontological disappointments of life, most people, if not all, revert to food for the Spanish saying that goes: ‘A full stomach makes a happy […]

November 22, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Voluntarism all the way from MIT

Voluntarism all the way from MIT

The greatest boxer of all time Muhammad Ali once stated, ‘service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.’ That is what drives human to turn the bad to good for humanity. From humanity comes the idea of voluntarism…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Protecting a generation

Protecting a generation

The government fears that schools are prone to major damages and have higher number of casualty from disasters including earthquake, cyclone, fire and flood during day time…

September 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Burst of colours

Burst of colours

A group of seven aspiring artists has for the first time braved out of their closets to display their artworks to the public through an exhibition they collectively hosted in Gulshan in the last week of August…

September 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Four aces from BUET

Four aces from BUET

Despite having no coach, braving the negative social connotations associated with playing cards, four students from Dhaka have defeated top teams in the World Youth Bridge Competition…writes Adnan Akib…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
School for cartoons and comics

School for cartoons and comics

Amid a growing demand for comic books and a crisis of artistes, Akantis is venturing into a school to breed young enthusiasts with a penchant for drawing cartoons and comic books…writes Saad Hammadi…

August 21, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Repairing childhood

Repairing childhood

Shagufta Tasnim Nur writes how an empowerment project aims to improve the lives of young adolescent girls, who have lost their childhood to early marriages, by counseling them and sending them back to schools…

August 14, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
No more drying clothes with gas stove!

No more drying clothes with gas stove!

Where energy is limited, wasting it is imprudent. The waste of natural resources like gas can cause serious consequences to the society…

August 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative