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    Tale of Memania union

    Shafiqul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    ‘Development’ is the word being used to justify every action of the current government, but this has been the buzz word for decades. How does...

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    Our rural economy: through the eyes of a young researcher

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on July 14, 2019

    The lack of research infrastructure in public universities has recently been recognised as a problem of tertiary education. In this context, when opportunity for research...

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    Reading Noah Harari: thoughts of a 21st century wanderer

    Ishtiaque Foysol | Updated at 12:00am on June 16, 2019

    Yuval Noah Harari is a history professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Two of Harari’s best sellers — Sapiens (2014) and 21 Lessons for...

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    Cartoonist Raqib Hasan Apu as political commentator

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on June 09, 2019

    Raqib Hasan Apu is a young cartoonist and animation filmmaker. He founded Apu’s Cartoon to showcase his artwork and provide political commentary on socio-political issues...

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    Morshed Mishu: campaigning against war, for happiness

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on June 02, 2019

    A young cartoonist Morshed Mishu recently secured his place in Forbes’ ‘30 Under 30’ list for 2019. As part of his campaign, The Global Happiness...

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    Tale of a young genomic researcher

    Maliha Tanjum Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on May 26, 2019

    An undergraduate student from the biochemistry department of Independent University Bangladesh earned a prestigious scholarship at the Wellcome Sanger Institute in England. Maliha Tanjum Chowdhury...

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    Najmun Nahar: one who loves to travel

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on May 19, 2019

    Najmun Nahar is a young traveller who loves to travel with the flag of Bangladesh. She has already travelled 128 countries across the globe and...

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    Nasreen Huq: ‘a rose with a purpose’

    Tasmiah Sadika | Updated at 12:00am on May 12, 2019

    In remembrance of Nasreen Huq (1958-2006), a courageous activist and visionary development practitioner writes Tasmiah Sadika

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    Mahde Hasan documenting the city with all its glory and gloom

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2019

    Young filmmaker Tanjeel Sultan Khan draws inspiration for his films from his surroundings. Whatever story interests him, Khan considers it as his own story. During...

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    Disappearing roots: stories of displacement

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on April 07, 2019