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No VAT on education: the youth speaks

No VAT on education: the youth speaks

In a time when it had seemed that Bangladeshi people lived in a society that is marked with isolation and indifference to such an extent that people no longer seemed able to come together to stand for what they believed…

September 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
Distancing education?

Distancing education?

The government has said it would not withdraw 7.5 per cent VAT on education despite popular demand from private university students and the first such large-scale protest…

September 13, 2015 · 1 comment · Voice
Discouraging education?

Discouraging education?

Bangladesh looks all set to endure yet another major hiccup due to the policymaking of the government, in the form of a 7.5 per cent value-added tax (VAT) that is going to be imposed from this fiscal year on several sectors of education including…

July 5, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
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