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    Rohingya kids may become a ‘lost generation’: AI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:03am on September 20, 2019

    Some half a million Rohingya refugee children living in the camps of Bangladesh risk becoming a ‘lost generation’ if they continue to be denied an...

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    Children’s Theatre Festival 2019 begins today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2019

    The 14th edition of Children’s Theatre Festival is going to commence today at various venues of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in the capital. The nine-day festival...

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    Conflicts, climate crisis big emerging threats to children: UNICEF

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:17pm on September 18, 2019

    The UNICEF on Wednesday said worsening climate crisis, protracted conflicts, a rising level of mental illness among young people, and online misinformation are some of...

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    Children deprived of rights, victims of torture: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:53am on September 18, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Tuesday alleged that the children of the country were deprived of their rights and falling...

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    Women protest at repression

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on September 18, 2019

    Women’s rights organisations Bangladesh Mahila Parishad and Naripokkho held sit-in programmes in Dhaka on Tuesday protesting against the growing incidents of repressions on women and...

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    $25 million for training dropout Rohingya, host schoolchildren

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:29am on September 16, 2019

    Learning centres would be set up for dropout Rohingya children and adolescents of host community in Cox’s Bazar with a $25 million Wold Bank grant...

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    Discussion on sensitising transport employers held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:46pm on September 15, 2019

    A discussion on ‘Sensitisation of the employers to facilitate education for the children engaged in transport sector’ was held at Daily Star Bhaban in the...

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    A morning in Afghanistan

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    ON A very warm September morning in Kabul, several dozen men, women, and children sit on the carpeted floor of a room at the Afghan...

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    Academics call for creating atmosphere  conducive to child development

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on September 13, 2019

    Academics on Thursday at a lecture in Dhaka University said the government should emphasise on the development of various faculties of children. The government should...

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    Man arrested on charge of rape of four minors

    Our Correspondent. Bogura | Updated at 09:52pm on September 10, 2019

    The police arrested a 55-year old man at his village home under Dhunat upazila in Bogura on charge of raping four neighbouring minor girls...