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    Rohingya children being denied edn: HRW

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:16am on December 04, 2019

    Bangladesh is blocking hundreds of thousands of Rohingya children from accessing meaningful education, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday, urging authorities to lift restrictions on...

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    Why we strike again

    Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer, Angela Valenzuela | Updated at 12:00am on December 03, 2019

    FOR more than a year, children and young people from around the world have been striking for the climate. We launched a movement that defied...

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    I see hope in underprivileged children: Bipasha Hayat

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:36pm on December 02, 2019

    ‘Today’s children are tomorrow’s leaders’. Noted actress, model and painter Bipasha Hayat is a firm believer in the saying. Bipasha, who has been working for...

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    Plane crash kills nine in South Dakota

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:51am on December 02, 2019

    A plane crash in the US state of South Dakota killed nine people, including two children, and injured three others on Saturday while a winter...

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    ICDDR,B finds low-cost treatment sans hospitalisation

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 08:51pm on December 01, 2019

    ICDDR,b scientists have innovated low-cost and effective treatment of childhood pneumonia without hospitalization. Under the method, children with severe pneumonia can be...

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    Can only punishment stop child rape?

    Monira Nazmi Jahan | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2019

    ‘THE true character of society is revealed in how it treats its children’, correctly said by Nelson Mandela. In 2018, Bangladesh has successfully taken a...

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    European Union envoy visits homeless children

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on November 25, 2019

    European Union ambassador Rensje Teerink on Sunday visited dozens of homeless children, aged between 6 and 18 years, who are currently staying in a shelter...

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    Government must shore up other issues to ensure child education

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2019

    ABOUT 4.3 million children in the age group of 6–15 years are still out of schools in Bangladesh, as UNICEF has said at a dialogue...

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    4.3m children still out of school in Bangladesh: UNICEF

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on November 24, 2019

    At present 4.3 million children aged between six and 15 years are still out of schools in Bangladesh, said UNICEF’s representative in Dhaka Tomoo Hozumi...

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    Leave is a right

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 23, 2019

    Casual leave is not a matter of kindness. I never asked for leave for any period during my sickness. But the administrative personnel are still...