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    Expelling students in the time of corona

    RAIHAN ATIQUE | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2020

    Students of the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh have been protesting for over a month with four-point demands that include a reduction in the tuition...

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    Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain: a light bearer of women emancipation

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2020

    In 1930, her essay ‘Subeh Sadeq’, Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain (1880–1932) calls upon women to break their silence, reclaim their lives and be the agents of their own emancipation. It appears that her call resonates more today than it did before, writes Nahid Riyasad

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    Degrassi: wonders of the journey from innocence to experience

    Md Mashiur Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2020

    Teenage is the time when humans go through the most significant changes in their life. These changes are both physical and psychological. Based on fictional Degrassi Community School located in actual De Grassi Street of Toronto, Canada, the Canadian teen drama series ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ provides a spectacular depiction of such teenagers’ journey from innocence to experience, writes Md Mashiur Rahaman

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    Feminists Across Generations: reclaiming the streets

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 05:54pm on December 08, 2020

    Feminists Across Generations is a recently formed platform has been organising rallies and online discussions particularly to incite rage among people against the rape culture...

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    Expatriate workers: the unsung knights of our economy

    Md Talebur Islam Rupom | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2020

    During the COVID-19 most of the financial sectors are hit hard but incoming remittance has broken previous records. Corruption, unnecessary mega projects and widespread irregularities are obstacles on the path of utilising the hard-earned money of the migrant workers. Moreover, the migrant workers suffer horrific treatments, sexual violence and even death at their destination countries and the Bangladeshi authorities have brushed off their responsibilities to ensure justice. The justice to the sweat of the remittance warriors is always denied, writes MD Talebur Islam Rupom

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    ‘Mro people do not want the hotel but their rights to the land’

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2020

    Local people and activists from Mro community have raised their voice against the construction of a 5-star hotel and amusement park in the Naitong Hill area, popularly known as Chimbuk Hill, Bandarban. During an interview with Nasir Uz Zaman for New Age Youth, Reng Young Mro, a young activist and organiser of the movement, talks about the protests

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    Student organisations protest rape, impunity

    New Age Youth desk | Updated at 06:45pm on December 05, 2020

    Different student organisations held a rally on December 5 against the culture of rape and impunity at the Ashwini Kumar Hall premises, Barisal.

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    Bangladeshi techtubers

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2020

    Techtuber has become a buzzword among the Gen Z peoples. A number of young minds in Bangladesh started sharing tech videos, particularly tech product reviews, after 2014 and many of them have taken it as a full-time profession. Talking with the content creators, Nasir Uz Zaman writes about their channels and works

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    Youths show red card at resort in Chimbuk Hill

    New Age Youth desk | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2020

    Students and progressive youth organisations in Chattogram protested at the construction of a five-star hotel at Chimbuk Hill, Bandarban yesterday.

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    BSU stands for expelled ULAB students

    New Age Youth desk | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2020

    Activists of Bangladesh Students’ Union formed a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Saturday demanding the withdrawal of the expelling order of two students of the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh.