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    School reopening for in-person learning must not wait

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 14, 2021

    THE statement that the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation have jointly made, putting out a call...

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    182 unmarked graves found at third Canadian school

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 10:26am on July 01, 2021

    Another 182 unmarked graves were discovered at a third former indigenous residential school in Canada as two Catholic Churches went up in flames on Wednesday,...

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    18 killed, 16 wounded in fire at China martial arts school

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 09:59am on June 25, 2021

    At least 18 people were killed and 16 injured when a fire broke out at a martial arts school in central China in the early...

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    Canada finds hundreds of graves at former indigenous school

    Agence France-Presse . Montreal | Updated at 10:17pm on June 24, 2021

    Hundreds of unmarked graves have been found near a former Catholic residential school for indigenous children in western Canada, local media reported late Wednesday. Excavations...

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    George Clooney to launch LA high school film programme

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:50am on June 22, 2021

    Hollywood star George Clooney will launch an academy for Los Angeles high school students as part of a new scheme to teach movie industry skills...

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    215 children's remains found at closed Canada school

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 08:18pm on May 29, 2021

    The remains of 215 children have been discovered on the grounds of a former boarding school set up more than a century ago to assimilate...

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    Two boards send nine names in 9 months

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:22am on April 06, 2021

    Only two out of nine general education boards have sent names of nine English medium schools operating with registration in the country to the education...

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    Government plans to build schools, hostels in CHT

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:15am on March 04, 2021

    The government has taken an initiative to build more schools and hostels at Rangamati, Khagrachhari and Bandarban for creating opportunities for the ethnic minority groups...

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    COVID-19 causes closure of schools for 168m globally

    Online Desk   | Updated at 06:20pm on March 03, 2021

    Schools for more than 168 million children globally have been completely closed for almost an entire year due to COVID-19 lockdowns, said a UNICEF dataset...

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    Educational institution closure extended till Feb 28

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:33am on February 14, 2021

    The government on Sunday extended the closure of educational institutions until February 28 amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Quami madrassahs, however, are exempted from the order...