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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 · 0 comments · 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
Rock, metal, pop or what?

Rock, metal, pop or what?

With the rise of Souls in the late 70s, rock music curved its niche among the youth. Feedback (1976), Miles (1978), Nagar Baul (1980) and Warfaze (1984) followed the birth of Soulss. But, the history of Bangladeshi rock goes far behind. In 1963, a group of students from Chittagong College formed the first orchestra band — Zinga Goshty. There were […]

June 4, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Longing for summer rain…

Longing for summer rain…

When the nation is experiencing a heat wave, NEW AGE Youth dared to ask about these seasons.

May 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Speaking up against Sexual Violence!

Speaking up against Sexual Violence!

Bangladesh has enacted a number of laws that aims at removing sexual violence from our society. But, still we all know that this is a crime easy to commit in Bangladesh. Young people shared their views with New Age Youth which they believe we should do to prevent this heinous crime immediately.

May 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Fashion speaks more than what you think…

Fashion speaks more than what you think…

Is there a statement behind your fashion choices? How does one make these choices? As New Age Youth talk to young students and professionals, it seems, for some it is a question of comfort, for others it is way of expressing his/her inner self or cultural identity.

May 14, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Voice