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    COVID-19 AND EDUCATION: On the guideline to reopen schools

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2020

    Educational institutes are closed since March 16. The government authorities have formulated a guideline for schools with several measures that are to be taken care...

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    On World Suicide Prevention Day 2020

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

    Bangladesh experiences, on an average, 11000 suicides per year and students are a vulnerable group, at least statistically. World Suicide Prevention Day is on September...

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    The changing dynamics of spaces during the COVID-19

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2020

    The pandemic has restricted peoples’ access to most of the public spaces and social media platforms have effectively become an even more relevant space. Nahid...

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    Young restaurateurs at distress

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2020

    In recent years, restaurant business has been booming exponentially in urban settlements of Bangladesh. Many young entrepreneurs have taken this opportunity to do something of...

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    Student survivors of COVID-19

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on August 23, 2020

    Public understanding of the COVID-19 outbreak largely revolves around numbers presented by the Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research and the Directorate of General...

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    YOUNG LIVES MATTER: Reshma and her dreams

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on August 16, 2020

    Reshma Nahar Ratna, a young mountaineer, cyclist and athlete lost her life in another tragic accident on the road. Nasir Uz Zaman writes about Reshma’s...

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    Tiktok: socio-economic class and dissenting expression

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2020

    The recent arrest of a popular Tiktoker Yeasin Arafat Opu visiblised the class dimension of social media use. Nahid Riyasad writes about the cultural politics...

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    YOUTH MOVEMENT FOR ROAD SAFETY 2018: Road safety still elusive

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 07:37am on July 26, 2020

    After two years of the untimely death of two school students by a rashly driven bus on the Airport Road in Dhaka on July 28,...

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    COVID-19: Students demand reduction in mess rent

    Nasir Uz Zaman | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2020

    Students across the country are demanding reduced rent for their accommodation in mess system. The COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent economic slowdown have impacted students and...

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    COVID-19 : Ethnic minority youth responses

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

    The wrath of COVID-19 left no one untouched, but impacts of the outbreak are different based on the class, gender, religious and ethnic identities. Nahid...