Ershad Kamol

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    No autopromotion to Class IX

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:40am on September 25, 2020

    Intermediate and Secondary Education Boards, Bangladesh on Thursday decided to instruct the schools and madrassahs to develop an assessment process for promoting students from Class...

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    Russia offers to sell vaccine to Bangladesh in November

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:17am on September 24, 2020

    Russian Direct Investment Fund on Wednesday expressed desire to sell COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V, developed in Russia, to Bangladesh in November along with other countries,...

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    Bangladesh govt allows O, A level exams on conditions

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 07:54pm on September 23, 2020

    The education ministry on Wednesday accepted the British Council application for holding the O and A level examinations with some conditions amid students’ continued demand...

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    Environmental assessment excludes Payra

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:53pm on September 21, 2020

    The Forest Department has initiated a strategic environmental assessment project for the Sunderbans excluding the construction of two coal-fired power plants at Payra in Patuakhali...

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    British Council approaches ministry for A-level exams

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:32am on September 21, 2020

    The British Council approached the education ministry on Sunday seeking permission to hold A-level exams from October 1 while students from a human chain in...

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    English-medium schools run unlicensed

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:42am on September 20, 2020

    Most English-medium schools in the country are operating without permission while the registered ones have never taken approval for their managing committees or submitted annual...

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    Project proposal with foreign trips found overvalued

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:56am on September 16, 2020

    The planning commission has decided to send back to the primary education ministry its Tk 19,296 crore midday-meal-project proposal for revision. The commission has found...

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    Further cut in facilities in Dhaka likely

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:30am on September 15, 2020

    Health secretary Md Abdul Mannan on Monday hinted at a further reduction in COVID-19 treatment facilities in the capital arguing that doctors and equipment remained...

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    ICDDR,B to begin China vaccine trial this month

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:51pm on September 13, 2020

    The third stage trial of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by China’s Sinovac Biotech Limited is likely to begin late this month at seven hospitals in...

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    Sandor dialysis centres charge high, breach contract

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:51pm on September 12, 2020

    Sandor Dialysis Services Bangladesh Private Limited is giving dialysis without nephrologist’s supervision and charging five times the fixed rate showing patients as private ones at...