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    School students attending classes under open sky

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:41am on July 06, 2017

    Students of Kalirsthan Junior School in Aditmari upazila were attending their classes under the open sky as the school was damaged by a nor’wester that...

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    Schoolteacher recruitment should be at the earliest

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 01, 2017

    A third of headteacher’s positions in primary and a fifth of teaching posts in secondary schools remaining vacant betrays the government’s apathy to education as...

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    Universities must spend more on research

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2017

    RESEARCH makes universities. And basic research, generally referred to as a public good and designed to advance basic scientific ideas rather than to develop specific...

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    37 public universities sign Annual Performance Agreement with UGC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on June 20, 2017

    37 public universities of the country signed the Annual Performance Agreement with University Grants Commission for the fiscal year 2017-2018 for establishing good governance and...

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    More budget allocation sought for primary and mass education ministry

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:29am on June 19, 2017

    Save the Children, a leading international child rights organisation, has urged the government to reconsider the allocation for the ministry of primary and mass education...

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    ULAB signs memo with Schoolartroop

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on June 16, 2017

    University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding with Scholartroop Limited with the aim to provide financial support to meritorious but...

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    JS body for Mujib’s portrait in primary classrooms

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 01:04am on June 14, 2017

    The parliamentary standing committee on primary and mass education ministry on Tuesday recommended display of the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s portrait in every...

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    80pc assistant teachers to be promoted as assistant headmasters: Nahid

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 03:21pm on June 12, 2017

    Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Monday said 80 per cent assistant teachers would get an opportunity to be assistant...

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    Govt must afford more people access to higher education

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 11, 2017

    ENROLMENT in higher education, which has increased over the past years to now reach 15 per cent, falling far behind the Asian average of 30...

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    Neighbours outpace Bangladesh

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 01:23am on June 10, 2017

    The number of students pursuing higher education is increasing but gross enrolment at the level in Bangladesh does not compare well with the neighbouring countries,...