Archive for June, 2016

Walled in

Walled in

Nobel laureate in Economics, Amartya Sen once said, ‘Development can be seen as a process of expanding the real freedoms that people enjoy…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Ensuring basic rights of marginalised youths

Ensuring basic rights of marginalised youths

Whereas there is much boasting about achieving success with Millennium Development Goals as the country takes on newer strides of development, youths in minority communities remain marginalised from mainstream education, career opportunities, social and state benefits…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Heeding the call

Heeding the call

The inclination to leave Bangladesh and settle abroad has been present rather strongly for the past few decades among a large number of Bangladeshi youths…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Icon
Making the best out of the beautiful game

Making the best out of the beautiful game

Racism has been a scar in the multi-faceted beautiful game we call football and scandals of football idols leave an indelible mark on the youngsters who follow them passionately…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Drone for agricultural efficiency

Drone for agricultural efficiency

A group of young students from the Daffodil International University has developed prototype of a quadcopter drone that can facilitate farmers with precision on crop patterns and soil variety…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
New strengths and old weaknesses

New strengths and old weaknesses

When IO Interactive revealed to the gaming community that 2016’s new Hitman was to be released in an episodic structure, it was met with high skepticism and nervous comments…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Your new gym partner

Your new gym partner

Of all the ways to get into shape, running is considered as one of the best. Next time you head out for a run, jog or walk, take your smartphone with Runtastic installed, which would help you track and record your workout…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
LSE professor explains decline of radical development NGOs in Bangladesh

LSE professor explains decline of radical development NGOs in Bangladesh

R adical NGOs are on a decline in Bangladesh due to poor leadership, lack of accountability and clear roles, mentioned David Lewis, a professor of London School of Economics & Political Science to an audience at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh on June 22…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
UIU hosts national Excel competition

UIU hosts national Excel competition

UIU Finance Forum, a wing of the United International University’s Career Counseling Center organised the first national Excel competition titled ‘THE EXCELIST’…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News

Osama receives Queen’s Young Leaders Award

The Queen of the United Kingdom has awarded the Queen’s Young Leaders Award to Osama Bin Noor, a young Bangladeshi on June 23, for his social entrepreneurial venture at helping young people find out about the different opportunities they can explore across the world…

June 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News