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    COVID-19 school closure affects 42m children in Bangladesh: UNICEF

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:08pm on December 01, 2020

    Around 42 million children have been affected by school closures in Bangladesh during the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, said the United Nations Children’s Fund on Tuesday....

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    US offers free online course for English language skills

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 10:31am on November 25, 2020

    The US Department of State is sponsoring a free Massive Online Open Cours for non-native English speakers interested in improving their English language skills, and...

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    Dhaka University to celebrate centenary next year amid academic, accommodation problems

    Ershad Kamol and Rifat Islam | Updated at 11:56pm on November 21, 2020

    The Dhaka University is set to celebrate its 100th founding anniversary in July next year while various academic and accommodation problems still plague the country’s...

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    Schools asked not to charge fees except tuition

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 08:37pm on November 18, 2020

    The government on Wednesday asked schools and colleges not to charge fees other than the tuition fees during the closure of educational institutions amid the...

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    Sabur Khan elected 1st VP of AUAP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:04pm on November 18, 2020

    Daffodil International University Board of Trustees chairman Md Sabur Khan has been elected the first vice-president of the Association of Universities of Asia and the...

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    Sabur Khan joins Indian edn webinar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on November 18, 2020

    Daffodil International University Board of Trustees chairman Md Sabur Khan on Monday joined a webinar on organised by eduMate TV, a comprehensive and trusted source...

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    Number of Bangladeshis studying in US all-time high

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 08:17pm on November 16, 2020

    Over 8,800 Bangladeshi students studied in the United States in the 2019-2020 academic year, making Bangladesh the 17th country sending students to the US for...

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    2.74 lakh students likely to be left out of higher edn in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on November 11, 2020

    Over 2.74 lakh of the 13,65,789 students who would automatically pass this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate and equivalent examinations might not get the opportunity to...

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    Rich-poor gap in edn widens

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on November 10, 2020

    The COVID-19 outbreak widened the rich-poor gap in education as students from affluent families completed their syllabuses by attending online classes while many from needy...

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    Education on gender equality must to end rape culture

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2020

    DESPITE countrywide protest against rape, it appears that the incidence of sexual violence is alarmingly on the rise. On an average, according to a report...