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Film movement to incite hope and empathy

Film movement to incite hope and empathy

‘Chalachchitra Andolan’ or ‘Film Movement’ is a student-run film organisation of Jahangirnagar University. Members of this organisation are working for a long time to cultivate a mind to watch film. After talking with these young, energetic students Shabab Tahsin writes about their film activism and the journey with film movement.

April 23, 2017 · 0 comments · Initiative
Project Pothchola—A ray Hope

Project Pothchola—A ray Hope

“Project Pothchola — a program of Bondhu Foundation has taken the much needed strive and initiated an endeavour to ensure the basic rights and mental development of the children of sex workers”, Alik Bhowmik writes about this much needed initiative.

April 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Grow your reader

Grow your reader

The curiosity to learn, to read and to know more is there. However, it is an inner quality that we need to nourish. Being able to read and have acces­­s to book is an important part in cultivating a curious mind. Not all in our society has access to books. A young group of university graduates have started this project, ‘Grow your reader’ that lends books to under-privileged students. One of the founders of this project, Sadia Jafrin writes about this project…

April 2, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
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