Archive for April, 2018

Rajib Hossain: dismembered hand, dead dream

Rajib Hossain: dismembered hand, dead dream

YOUNG LIVES MATTER In conventional terms, Rajib Hossain was no brilliant young ‘change makers.’ He was an ordinary young man raised in relative’s house met with an every day accident in the city, but his tragedy got extra-ordinary attention in the media and it exposed how indifferent is the government towards the lives of struggling young people in Bangladesh, writes […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · Cover
The ‘Sun’ rising

The ‘Sun’ rising

Revolution and poetry are two strong traits of Bengali people. No surprise, armed revolution against the oppression of the British Empire started here, in Bengal. Led by Surya Sen, the Chittagong uprising of April 1930 was the first strong armed resistance against the empire. To commemorate the revolution, Istiaque Ahmed Nahian reviews Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010), a film […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · Art Culture
What did we so earnestly reform?

What did we so earnestly reform?

Bangladeshi tertiary level students have been asking for long to reform the quota system in civil service. With government’s indifference, students’ outbursts formed a country wide protest. At the protest’s pick, a questionable decision from the prime minister ended the uprising. Shaikha Shuhada Panzeree discusses different aspects of the protest.        LET us get one thing straight. The students’ […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · Mindspeak
Campus news..!!

Campus news..!!

Bandarban: On Saturday, April 14, Chittagong Hill Tracts General Students’ Association’s Bandarban unit protested at the rape of an indigenous woman at the town. Jahangirnagar: On Saturday, April 14, National Committee to Protect Oil Gas Mineral Resources Power and Ports organised a rally to protect the nature and its resources at Jahangirnagar University campus. DU: On Saturday, April 14, general […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · News
Sri Lanka: pearl of the Indian ocean

Sri Lanka: pearl of the Indian ocean

A group of university students from different institutions of Bangladesh went to Sri Lanka earlier this month to attend Yowun Puraya Youth Festival 2019. They have participated in activities with groups of people from diverse cultural backgrounds, enjoyed hospitality of a well-mannered population and indulged into the warmth of hearty a cuisine. Sousan Suha shares remarkable memories of Sri Lanka. […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · Experience
Road safety in Bangladesh

Road safety in Bangladesh

Traffic accidents and casualties are nothing uncommon in our country; however, the consequences are rather intimidating. Recently, a student lost his hand, and his life later on, in a road-accident which shook the country. Young people have shared their thoughts on road safety in Bangladesh with New Age Youth.   Adrika Khan Manarat Dhaka International College HOW often do you […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · Voice
Him and I

Him and I

SONG REVIEW by Taiyeba Hossain   AS WE talk of rap music, the name Gerald Earl Gillum aka G-Eazy is to linger in our minds. He started off as a record producer to a sensational rapper, which wheels his career as it matures. Three of his albums have released so far, among them, one was in number three on the […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · FYI
Warzone essential: mustard gas

Warzone essential: mustard gas

SCIENCE FOR YOUTH by Hiya Islam   MUSTARD gas, yet another literally earth-shattering invention had been firstly used by the German army on enemy soldiers in the World War I. Invented by whom? Fritz Haber. Yes, the same Haber accredited with the revolutionary Haber process was propelled by a sense of ‘German’ nationalism and knew there was nothing wrong in […]

April 22, 2018 · 0 comments · FYI
Nigerian students in Bangladesh

Nigerian students in Bangladesh

Recently, Bangladesh is seeing a number of international students in different universities, most of them are of African nationalities. Riasat Raihan talks with a group of Nigerian students and explores their experiences of living in Bangladesh so far. Bangladesh has become a popular choice of destination for higher studies for the international students, specifically for students from different African nations. […]

April 8, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Bangladesh- in eyes of foreign students

Bangladesh- in eyes of foreign students

In recent years, many international students have had called Bangladesh their home. This feeling comes from living here for a longer period of time for study purpose. During this period, many have come to love the cuisine, culture and people. Some have picked the language too. This country becomes a place of freedom and cultivating new experience for them. Three […]

April 8, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Voice