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Goals missed!

Goals missed!

Despite the enthusiasm and passion ingrained among young and talented football players in the underground football scene of Bangladesh, the bridge between mainstream football and underground platform seems to be broken. Hence, even while some…

July 12, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
New commodity in town!

New commodity in town!

The government’s decision to impose a 7.5 per cent Value Added Tax (VAT) on education in private universities, medical and engineering colleges and an increment on VAT on English medium education to 10 per cent, has poured criticisms this past week…

July 5, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Lifeless?

Lifeless?

In the age of internet, smartphones, tablets and other gadgets, communication has become confined largely to virtual spaces. Even when the youth meet in person, their interact primarily revolves on the multifarious applications of Whatsapp…

June 28, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Hushed education

Hushed education

Sexual abuse of young children are routinely reported in newspapers and despite concerns about it, sex education in schools is still largely absent…

June 21, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Weighing the gains

Weighing the gains

The hype created over Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maiden trip to Dhaka has concerned youths about how much has been achieved through his visit. While many suffered a long tailback on the…

June 14, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Time to pay debt?

Time to pay debt?

Bangladesh is three days away from hosting the much awaited tournament against India. With memories still alive of the defeat against India in the Cricket World Cup 2015…

June 7, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Grade over merit!

Grade over merit!

Amid controversies over question leaks and grading system for Higher and Secondary School Certificate Examinations…

May 31, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Feared politics

Feared politics

With the student wings of mainstream political parties engaging into violence and often making the headlines for wielding guns and causing terror in campus, youngsters with good academic results are very rarely seen entering…

May 24, 2015 · 1 comment · Voice
Protector or predator?

Protector or predator?

The murder of blogger Ananta Bijoy on May 12 marks the killing of a third blogger in the country since 2012 with no trace of the perpetrators in any of the incidents…

May 17, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
In honour of mothers

In honour of mothers

Words fall short of describing the love, care, affection and sacrifices a mother makes for her children as they grow up. As the world celebrates mother’s day today, youths share with New Age Youth the range of ways their mothers made difference to their lives…

May 10, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Voice