Archive for September, 2016

Strangers in the family

Strangers in the family

It would be difficult to find a person who has never had an issue with their parents. In the Bangladeshi society, generation gap between parents and children has become so commonplace that many seem to be comfortable…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Bridging the generation gap

Bridging the generation gap

A New Age Youth online survey has revealed that majority of urban youths hide many things from their parents due to fear of not being accepted…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Knowing where you are going

Knowing where you are going

Fear of uncertainty, change and the possibility of impending failure often stops us from taking big steps in life. Along with that fear, what others may think also might influence our decision to make changes…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Icon
A nostalgic experience

A nostalgic experience

Transitions are difficult and yet they are consistent. Since birth we keep growing up, growing into someone, some aspire to grow and then at one time we wish to go back to times, only that by this time we know we cannot go back…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
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
Be at ease when friends use your phone

Be at ease when friends use your phone

Smart phones are meant to be personal devices but they rarely stay that way. They get handed around to show off photos, to watch videos, or to play games and in those situations securing your phone with a pass code is not enough…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
If you are into killing titans

If you are into killing titans

Have you ever felt the humiliation of being trapped like birds in a cage? Prepare to dive into a world where the human race has been pushed into a corner enclosing themselves around giant walls…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Students with special needs perform at InclusionX Cultural Day

Students with special needs perform at InclusionX Cultural Day

InclusionX, a youth-driven organisation that aims to work on battling discrimination against intellectual disability organised InclusionX Cultural Day 2016 on September 3 at the EMK Center…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
IUB student wins Esonance quiz competition

IUB student wins Esonance quiz competition

Summit Sayem, a student from the Electrical & Electronic Engineering (EEE) Department of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) has won the first prize in an inter-university Quiz Competition titled…

September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Untold miseries

Untold miseries

ItIt is not so easy to recognise slavery, especially in the 21st century. The chains that shackled African slaves in the 17th and 18th centuries would no longer be acceptable in the modern world, a chain would be an obvious telltale…

September 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover