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    Are Mundra realities in store for Sunderbans?

    Soumya Dutta | Updated at 04:15pm on January 22, 2017

    IN TODAY’S India, two areas most critical for biodiversity preservation are forests and coastal areas. These are also the most invaded places by mega development...

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    Freedom of the government, unfreedom of the people

    Nurul Kabir | Updated at 05:50am on March 26, 2017

    WHEN a government is free to do whatever it wishes to in a country, the people concerned suffer enormous amount of repressive un-freedom. The un-freedom...

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    Development or suicide?

    Sajed Kamal | Updated at 03:43pm on January 22, 2017

      THE Bangladesh government has decided to build a coal-fired power plant in Rampal and a nuclear power plant in Rooppur. The decision would have...

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    The Bangladesh experience

    Tahira Syed | Updated at 04:13pm on January 22, 2017

    CAN the further commodification of nature actually become a remedy to energy or environmental crisis? asked anthropologist Sian Sullivan (2009) when investigating the explosion of...

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    Cultivating ‘gold’: a Nayakrishi approach to renewable future

    Farida Akhter | Updated at 04:26pm on January 22, 2017

    In Nayakrishi Andolon (biodiversity-based ecological agriculture movement), one of the key words to grasp the notion and practice of this unique farming is ‘regeneration’. The...

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    Experts for mainstreaming vocational edn, language skills

    Md OwasimUddin Bhuyan | Updated at 02:22am on November 02, 2018

    Vocational and technical educations should be merged with the country’s mainstream education up to the secondary level classes to help groom skilled manpower for jobs...

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    Migration of skilled labour stressed

    | Updated at 02:21am on November 02, 2018

    A cross-section of people share their views on labour migration with New Age Staff Correspondent Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan ASM Ali AshrafAssociate professor of International...

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    Khondaker Golam Moazzem for country-specific skills dev

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 02:12am on November 02, 2018

    Bangladesh needs to standardise country-specific skills training and certification fulfilling requirements of the overseas destinations to get benefitted from skilled labour migration, Centre for Policy...

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    Bangladesh counts only number, not quality: experts

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 02:10am on November 02, 2018

    Bangladesh is branded as the source country of unskilled workers going abroad due to its incapacity to groom skilled manpower for overseas jobs.Expatriates welfare and...

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    Bangladesh coastal belt has untapped potential for wind power

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37am on August 17, 2018

    The latest country-wide wind map unveiled in July created new optimism for green energy generation from the coastal belt’s untapped wind resources....