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When a teacher turns rapist

When a teacher turns rapist

Crime

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Being the in-charge of the dormitory, Nasir Uddin preyed on the minor students of the Rangunia...

Analysis: 1 in 6 children lives in extreme...

'1 in 6 children lives in extreme...

World

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The analysis also notes that more than 70% of children in extreme poverty live in a household where the...

PM: Working to provide better future...

PM: Working to provide better future...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 18 2020

Sheikh Hasina said the children of Bangladesh will be patriots, good human beings, worthy citizens, who...

OP-ED: Children need their schools...

OP-ED: Children need their schools...

Julian Francis

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The pandemic has caused many to drop out of school -- this could be a disaster on top of a disaster

32 children drown every day in...

32 children drown every day

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 15 2020

97% of total worldwide drownings occur in low and middle income countries, says WHO

Filling the food gap

Filling the food gap

D2

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Kludio and Thrive announce world food day partnership to bring healthy food to hungry children of...

Children in rural Bangladesh suffering...

Covid-19: Rural children suffering without...

Coronavirus

Tue, Sep 29 2020

Online classes are lecture based and children cannot actively participate, a parent said

Website launched to promote children’s...

Website launched to promote children’s...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 27 2020

The website contains articles and videos on various topics related to children

UN reports progress in health of women,...

UN: Progress in Women health, children,...

World

Sat, Sep 26 2020

The report also examines the deep-rooted inequities which continue to deprive women, children and adolescents...

ED: Ending child marriage is good for...

ED: Ending child marriage is good for...

Editorial

Fri, Sep 25 2020

It is high time that the curse of child marriage is eliminated from our national consciousness

Covid-19 and children: What do we...

Covid-19 and children: What do we...

Coronavirus

Thu, Sep 24 2020

‘The greater exposure children have to the common cold may also offer protection’

Does the Covid-19 spread easily among...

Does the Covid-19 spread easily among...

World

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Very young children with no symptoms or very mild ones can spread infection, but the rate of spread was...

OP-ED: The shadow pandemic of domestic...

OP-ED: The shadow pandemic of domestic...

Suriya Tarannum Susan

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The laws we have in place to prevent incidents of domestic violence are nowhere near enough

ED: We need to stick to the...

ED: We need to stick to the...

Editorial

Wed, Sep 9 2020

An entire generation of children is being deprived of the immense benefits of a classroom...

Govt to appoint child psychologist in...

Govt to appoint child psychologist in...

Education

Sat, Sep 5 2020

Initially, one child psychologist will be appointed in each district

OP-ED: Why we need better facilities...

OP-ED: Why we need better facilities...

Mariha Zaman Khan

Sat, Sep 5 2020

Getting private organizations involved could ensure better protection for juveniles

Scientists: Children spread Covid-19...

Scientists: Children spread Covid-19...

World

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Early observations  in China’s Wuhan revealed that children contract SARS-CoV-2 much less...

Study: Severe or fatal Covid-19 very...

Study: Severe or fatal Covid-19 very...

World

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Global data of the pandemic shows that children and young people make up only 1-2% of cases of Covid-19...

OP-ED: An optimistic glance at the imminent...

OP-ED: An optimistic glance at the imminent...

Zhang Zhengjun

Fri, Aug 28 2020

It is incumbent upon all of us to fully explore the potential of online education 

ED: Education needs to keep up with...

ED: Education needs to keep up with...

Editorial

Thu, Aug 27 2020

It is time to make education adapt to, and anticipate, the needs of the future

Unheard cries of drowning deepens with...

Unheard cries of drowning deepens with...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 26 2020

Drowning is an under-recognized global public health issue causing an estimated 322,000 deaths each year,...