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Celebrating Durga Puja..!!

Celebrating Durga Puja..!!

Durga Puja is right around the corner. It is the annual celebration of Mother Goddess, and the victory of the revered warrior Goddess Durga over the evil buffalo demon Mahishasura. The festival honours the powerful female force (shakti) in the universe. On this occasion, New Age Youth spoke with students about their memories and experience of the festival. Tell us […]

September 24, 2017 · 0 comments · Voice
The tales of adventurous young mind !

The tales of adventurous young mind !

It is considered that youth is the most adventurous time of one’s life. Keeping that in mind, New Age Youth asked students about their idea of adventure.  What is that you define as adventure? Adrita Roy Birshreshtha Noor Mohammad Public College   Adventure is such a strong and beautiful word for almost everyone. Who doesn’t like adventures? But they differ […]

September 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Dress code for women on campus!

Dress code for women on campus!

About two weeks ago, we have seen how the administration of Sufia Kamal Hall of Dhaka University have tried to discipline women’s attire by suggesting what should they were even when they are inside the hall. We also know that BRAC University has a dress code that is very gendered.  Amid students’ outrage in social media, the hall administration was […]

September 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
The demand for DUCSU

The demand for DUCSU

The last Dhaka University Central Student Union election was held on June 6, 1990. New Age Youth has spoken with students of Dhaka University about their demand for DUCSU. In response students described the current academic environment as simply undemocratic. Why do you think it is urgent to have DUCSU election? ‘DUCUS is related with student’s dignity’ Jahidul Haque Department […]

August 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
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Reclaiming the spirit of student politics However tainted the current state of mainstream student politics is, the history was glorious. Students from different university while talking to New Age Youth condemned the criminalisation of  student politics and expressed their desire to reclaim its democratic tradition through a new beginning. In your view, what should be the role of student politics […]

August 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Of being different on campus

Of being different on campus

Educational institutions are supposed to be the place where we learn to value and practice equality, respect difference and celebrate diversity. However, in reality, university and college campuses seem to be far from that. New Age Youth this week asked students about their experience of dealing with difference, and the responses we have received are rather worrying. Have you faced […]

August 13, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Street voice

Street voice

There are a number of street voice through their graffiti are making mark — voiceless Bangladesh, Subodh series and more. In the face of state surveillance, when it is hard to speak up, young minds are finding voice in anonymity, collectively giving our streets a voice. This week New Age Youth asked students about graffitis they have seen around city […]

August 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Rain in the time of water logging…

Rain in the time of water logging…

Drop of monsoon rain does not make us think of khichur and hilsa, it is not about romantic rickshaw ride, not even young boys playing football in rain. The first thought that comes to our mind is the water-logged Dhaka city and the hours of traffic congestion. New Age youth satirically asked students today about their experience rain in water-logged Dhaka.

July 23, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Making life choices

Making life choices

We face this question all too often — what do you want to be, when you grow up? Students today responded to New Age Youth about their dreams, commitments and responsibilities…..

July 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
We are equal Bangladeshi citizens…

We are equal Bangladeshi citizens…

In the face of most recent arson attack on ethnic minority communities living in Langadu, Rangamati, New Age Youth spoke with students of different universities about the communal tension that results into such violent attacks and the ways to prevent future attack.   What should be done to prevent any future attack on hill communities?   Remi Chakma Age 19 […]

June 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice