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From madrasas to the liberal arts

From madrasas to the liberal arts

Opinion

Sun, Jun 3 2018

For an education that enables one to live with dignity

The right kind of religious...

The right kind of religious...

Opinion

Tue, May 15 2018

It is time to stop the exploitation of religion

Government decides for 100% merit-based...

Government decides for 100% merit-based...

Education

Tue, May 1 2018

Once the merit list is exhausted, additional students can get admission under quota facility.

Madrasa girl raped in Narsingdi

Madrasa girl raped in Narsingdi

Crime

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Locals rescued the victim and sent her to Manohardi Upazila Health Complex

HC rejects petition challenging national...

HC rejects petition challenging national...

Court

Tue, Mar 27 2018

The petition claimed madrasas run under the Islamic law (Sharia) which does not approve the national...

Nationwide madrasas to observe National...

Nationwide madrasas to observe National...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 25 2018

The board has organized various programs like inviting freedom fighters to give accounts of their experiences...

Hathazari madrasa sets fire to 500 students'...

Hathazari madrasa sets fire to 500 students'...

Nation

Tue, Mar 6 2018

The seized mobile phone sets were put into two sacks which were doused with petrol and set on fire

Students forced to drink water used...

Students forced to drink water used...

Nation

Wed, Jan 31 2018

A madrasa teacher has been arrested for forcing students to drink water used to wash shoes of other students...

ACC sets up ‘integrity store’ in two...

ACC sets up ‘integrity store’ in two...

Dhaka

Sun, Jan 28 2018

The initiative has been taken to help students learn and practice the principal of integrity from an...

Do militants generally come from...

Do militants generally come from...

Special

Sun, Jan 21 2018

The concluding part of a six-part series that takes an in-depth look inside Bangladesh’s madrasa education...

Why some parents prefer madrasa to...

Why some parents prefer madrasa to...

Special

Thu, Jan 18 2018

The third part of a six-part series which takes an in-depth look inside Bangladesh’s madrasa education...

Why are madrasas mushrooming?

Why are madrasas mushrooming?

Special

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The traditional Islamic schools known as madrasas have been in the spotlight in recent times with supporters...

Madrasa teacher sent to jail for sexually...

Madrasa teacher sent to jail for sexually...

Crime

Mon, Dec 25 2017

The teacher has molested five to six other students in the past, who were too afraid to speak up

Case filed against madrasa teacher for...

Case filed against madrasa teacher for...

Nation

Sun, Dec 17 2017

The case was filed against Gopalpur Kamil Madrasa Principal Dr Faizul Amir Sarker Saturday night

Madrasa teacher prays for Bangabandhu’s...

Madrasa teacher prays for Bangabandhu’s...

Nation

Sat, Dec 16 2017

Police are in the process of filing a case against the madrassa teacher

Suspected murderer of Dhaka madrasa...

Suspected murderer of Dhaka madrasa...

Crime

Thu, Nov 23 2017

Zidan had rejected a proposal to begin an illicit relationship with Abu Bakar

A wake-up call

A wake-up call

Opinion

Tue, Nov 21 2017

We must put more emphasis on teaching our children the right values, interpersonal skills, conflict...

Madrasa student slaughtered in presence...

Madrasa student slaughtered in presence...

Crime

Tue, Nov 21 2017

Zidan, a 14-year-old residential student of Madinatul Madrasa, was murdered in the early hours of...

11-year-old girl tortured in Chuadanga...

11-year-old girl tortured in Chuadanga...

Crime

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The student fled the madrasa after the alleged torture

A relevant education

A relevant education

Editorial

Fri, Oct 27 2017

Madrasas have every right to operate, but they need to be regulated in a way that does not allow them...

Education should improve skills

Education should improve skills

Editorial

Thu, Oct 19 2017

Our goal should be to help our youth succeed in today’s competitive global economy; to that end, the...