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Let’s talk about the 'S' Word

Let’s talk about the 'S' Word

Weekend Tribune

Sun, May 6 2018

Most parents do not inform their children of pubertal changes, nor do they engage in open discussions...

Farming, informal occupation absorb...

Farming, informal occupation absorb...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The number of people readily seeking employment is estimated to rise up to 76 million by 2025

Nation celebrates 48th Independence...

Nation celebrates 48th Independence...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 26 2018

On March 26, 1971, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman declared Bangladesh's independence...

Unesco: Bangladesh literacy rate reaches...

Unesco: Bangladesh literacy rate reaches...

Education

Wed, Mar 21 2018

Over 90% of men and women in Bangladesh aged from 15 to 24 years are now considered literate

PM Hasina: March 7 speech a source of...

PM Hasina: March 7 speech a source of...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 9 2018

'Today the whole Bangali nation is proud of it. I'll say we've got back our 'harano manik' [lost jewel]....

Historic March 7 to be observed on...

Historic March 7 to be observed on...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 7 2018

On this day in 1971, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had delivered his epoch-making speech of independence...

Historic Yemen town fights to survive...

Historic Yemen town fights to survive...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 5 2018

In Zabid, shops that resemble little castles are still open and traffic flows through the streets

Awami League plans show of strength...

Awami League plans show of strength...

Politics

Sat, Mar 3 2018

The Awami League plans to organize a huge showdown on the streets of Dhaka to assert its stance over...

9% hike in Bangladeshi students applying...

9% hike in Bangladeshi students applying...

Education

Tue, Feb 6 2018

The latest UCAS figures revealed that the UK’s wider appeal, with applications from with the European...

Student exodus doubles in a decade

Student exodus doubles in a decade

Special

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Why are Bangladeshi students leaving in record numbers?

Dhaka given 5 Unesco certificates for...

Dhaka given 5 Unesco certificates for...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 24 2018

The certificates will be handed over to five organizations which made outstanding contributions to achieving...

Israel confirms withdrawal from UN cultural...

Israel confirms withdrawal from UN cultural...

Middle East

Sat, Dec 30 2017

Tensions had been bubbling since Unesco controversially admitted Palestine as a member state in 2011...

Move underway for Unesco-prescribed...

Move underway for Unesco-prescribed...

Nation

Sat, Dec 16 2017

The govt decided to undertake the comprehensive study following a Unesco Resolution adopted last...

Unesco recognizes Bangladesh's shital...

Unesco recognizes Bangladesh's shital...

Heritage

Wed, Dec 6 2017

The list identifies forms of expression that testify to the diversity of the intangible heritage and...

US pulls out of UN's Global Compact...

US pulls out of UN's Global Compact...

World

Sun, Dec 3 2017

'Today, the US Mission to the United Nations informed the UN Secretary-General that the United States...

Please don’t make Dhaka suffer

Please don’t make Dhaka suffer

Opinion

Sun, Nov 26 2017

We need to put the people first, and organise the way we celebrate to ensure that celebrations in the...

PM: Pro-Pakistan forces tried to erase...

PM: Pro-Pakistan forces tried to erase...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 26 2017

'Before my father left for Suhrawardy Udyan, I heard my mother telling him ‘you know what you need to...

Private Universities celebrate recognition...

Private Universities celebrate recognition...

Education

Sat, Nov 25 2017

Under the umbrella of the Association of Private Universities of Bangladesh, dozens of private universities...

Agartala to celebrate Unesco recognition...

Agartala to celebrate Unesco recognition...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Nov 24 2017

Director General of Unesco Irina Bokova on October 30 announced that Bangabandhu's March 7 speech was...

India's heritage city races to save...

India's heritage city races to save...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Conservation experts warn Ahmedabad faces a mammoth task defending its newly won Unesco status as its...

JS thanks Unesco for recognizing Bangabandhu's...

JS thanks Unesco for recognizing Bangabandhu's...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Tofail Ahmed moved the motion for adopting a thanksgiving resolution in the House as per the rule 147...