Ershad Kamol

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    Number of rivers still unknown

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:48am on September 28, 2020

    The exact number of rivers in Bangladesh is still unknown as National River Conservation Commission chairman Md Muzibur Rahman Howlader on Sunday claimed that they...

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    River Commission asks DCs to evict 3 power plants

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:32am on September 28, 2020

    The National River Conservation Commission chairman Md Muzibur Rahman Howlader on Sunday ordered the deputy commissioners of Mymensingh, Jamalpur and Barguna to evict three private...

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    No let-up in river grab, pollution

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:00am on September 27, 2020

    All the estimated 500 rivers across the country are facing grabbing, pollution and navigation problems despite dozens of plans formulated for their conservation and several...

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    No autopromotion to Class IX

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:40am on September 25, 2020

    Intermediate and Secondary Education Boards, Bangladesh on Thursday decided to instruct the schools and madrassahs to develop an assessment process for promoting students from Class...

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    Russia offers to sell vaccine to Bangladesh in November

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:17am on September 24, 2020

    Russian Direct Investment Fund on Wednesday expressed desire to sell COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V, developed in Russia, to Bangladesh in November along with other countries,...

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    Bangladesh govt allows O, A level exams on conditions

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 07:54pm on September 23, 2020

    The education ministry on Wednesday accepted the British Council application for holding the O and A level examinations with some conditions amid students’ continued demand...

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    Environmental assessment excludes Payra

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:53pm on September 21, 2020

    The Forest Department has initiated a strategic environmental assessment project for the Sunderbans excluding the construction of two coal-fired power plants at Payra in Patuakhali...

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    British Council approaches ministry for A-level exams

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:32am on September 21, 2020

    The British Council approached the education ministry on Sunday seeking permission to hold A-level exams from October 1 while students from a human chain in...

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    English-medium schools run unlicensed

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:42am on September 20, 2020

    Most English-medium schools in the country are operating without permission while the registered ones have never taken approval for their managing committees or submitted annual...

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    Project proposal with foreign trips found overvalued

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:56am on September 16, 2020

    The planning commission has decided to send back to the primary education ministry its Tk 19,296 crore midday-meal-project proposal for revision. The commission has found...