Archive for May, 2018

A timely quota reformation discussion

A timely quota reformation discussion

General students of Bangladesh have demonstrated their unity on the civil service quota reformation issue. However large the movement was, they apparently lacked intellectual backup and a constructive suggestion plan about how the government might reform the existing system. In light of that, Student’s Federation of Bangladesh organised an open discussion to sketch out a rough plan for the quota […]

May 13, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
How creative is srijonshil question?

How creative is srijonshil question?

Since 2008, Srijonshil examination system has been a concern for the school and college level students and teachers. This system is well designed to bring out the best in students’ knowledge gathering and understanding. However, young people have showed concerns on this system for the lack of quality teachers and their ability to make the students understand. New Age Youth […]

May 13, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Whiskey Lullaby: the lullaby that puts one to an eternal sleep

Whiskey Lullaby: the lullaby that puts one to an eternal sleep

SONG REVIEW by Tahmid Azad Sohan ‘HE PUT that bottle to his head and pulled the trigger’-with such ingenious and heart-touching lyric by Anderson and Jon Randal, this song rose to the zenith achieving accolades which includes the 2005 Country Music Association Song of the Year Award, reaching a peak of number three on the Bilboard Hot Country Singles &Track […]

May 13, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Chocolate Connoisseurship

Chocolate Connoisseurship

SCIENCE FOR YOUTH by Hiya Islam THE history of the universally loved treat, chocolates dates back as far as the Maya. But, it wasn’t until the 1850s that the solid chocolate was discovered and rocked the world. When Joseph Fry discovered how chocolates can be molded, soon Henry Nestle and Daniel Peter came up with a formula for milk chocolate. […]

May 13, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
‘Relax, it won’t hurt’

‘Relax, it won’t hurt’

Great literary minds have shown ordinary people the way to imagine, dream and hope. Their works have captured people’s way of life as well as influenced people’s thinking. Among those writers, surprisingly, many have lost hope and purpose of life, ultimately logging off from this world voluntarily. Shaikha Shuhada Panzeree explores a few such writers and endeavours to chisel out […]

May 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
An anonymous youth icon

An anonymous youth icon

Sexual harassments have remained the big elephant in the room. Numbers of such incidents are rising, authorities remain indifferent, and perpetrators receive next to no verdict. On the face of this, fortunately, Bangladeshi youth, though scattered, are forming protests and making the law enforcement to act accordingly. New Age Youth covers one such incident.     ON THE last week of […]

May 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Icon
Suicide: a different perspective

Suicide: a different perspective

Suicide is considered as sin, irrespective of region, culture and religion. Killing own-self means the society, the family and the overall system are losing a productive person – which is not allowed. We are not permitted to kill ourselves because we do not own our lives. And why, above all, taking your own-life is considered cowardice? Nahid Riyasad illuminates a […]

May 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Campus News

Campus News

EWU: On Sunday, May 3, East West University welcomed freshers for the summer semester at their permanent premises. BRAC: On Wednesday, April 30, BRAC Universirty hosted ‘Freshman Orientation Program – Summer 2018’ in Golf Garden of the capital. ULAB: On Thursday, April 19, theatre club of University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh staged Mukhora Ramani Bashikaran, an adaptation of a William […]

May 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Save the Nature-2018

Save the Nature-2018

On the face of rampaging urbanisation, humans are becoming desolated from nature, and creating reasons which seriously harm the nature. It has come to the younger generation to take care of their surroundings now. In order to create awareness among the young generation about the importance of nature and ways of preservation, Nature Conservation Initiative has organised a festival titled […]

May 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Youngsters see suicide differently

Youngsters see suicide differently

Human beings, when unable to bear the unbearable burden of being, commit suicide, leaving a grieving family and friends. Nowadays, suicide rates among youths are going north. Study pressure, failed relationship and lack of emotional support from the family are some of the major reasons behind this act. New Age Youth have asked young minds to share their thoughts about […]

May 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Voice