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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance author Pirsig dies

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance author Pirsig dies

Robert M. Pirsig, who inspired generations to road trip across America with his “novelistic autobiography,” Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, died Monday at the age of 88.

325 schools, colleges being nationalized

325 schools, colleges being nationalized

Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) has fixed 40 private secondary schools and 285 colleges for nationalization...

IUB celebrates Pahela Baishakh 1424

IUB celebrates Pahela Baishakh 1424

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) celebrated “Pahela Baishakh 1424”at its own campus in Bashudhara, Dhaka on April 14, 2017 by implementing various colorful events...

Nazrul’s ‘Bidrohi’ to attain 100 years in 2021

Nazrul’s ‘Bidrohi’ to attain 100 years in 2021

The famous creation ’Bidrohi’ of poet Kazi Nazrul Islam will attain 100 years in 2021. The poem ‘Bidrohi’ or rebel was composed at a house 3/4 C, Taltala lane of Kolkata. In 2021 Bangladesh will celebrate its 50 years. Only few years later from now. In 1921 in the month of December young Nazrul at the age of only 22 composed his much talked about famous piece of poetry.

Pvt varsities asked to use own campus for new enrolment

Pvt varsities asked to use own campus for new enrolment

Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Saturday (April 15) asked private universities to go to their own permanent campuses to avoid legal actions, including ban on further enrolment of students.

Use of Bengali calendar compulsory in DU

Use of Bengali calendar compulsory in DU

The authorities of the Dhaka University have issued an order, making compulsory of the use of the Bengali calendar (i.e. date, month) simultaneously with Gregorian calendar in official work.

Hindi edition of Bangabandhu’s memoir unveiled

Hindi edition of Bangabandhu’s memoir unveiled

The Hindi edition of the ‘Oshomapto Attojiboni’ (Unfinished Memoirs), of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, has been unveiled in India.

2 NCTB officials transferred over school textbook errors

2 NCTB officials transferred over school textbook errors

Two senior officials of the National Curriculum and Textbook Board (NCTB) have been transferred to different places over blunder in the school textbooks.

35th BCS gazette issued appointing 2073

35th BCS gazette issued appointing 2073

The ministry of public administration has issued the gazette notification on the 35th Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) recruitment, recommending a total of 2073 candidates for recruitment in different government cadres.

Nahid for printing question papers digitally

Nahid for printing question papers digitally

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid informed that question papers for public examinations will be printed in digital way, in a bid to prevent leakage.

ENA to hold edu fair in Bangladesh, India, Nepal

ENA to hold edu fair in Bangladesh, India, Nepal

Eastern News Agency (ENA) Chief Editor Omar Yasser Mallick has taken initiative to bring 50 European varsities together for holding an education fair in Nepal, India and Bangladesh in October next...

Japan funds to Bangladesh Zoo for edu equipment

Japan funds to Bangladesh Zoo for edu equipment

Japan extended grant assistance worth US$60,291 to Bangladesh National Zoo for improvement of audio-visual equipment for educational exhibition under the scheme of Grant Assistance for Cultural Grassroots Projects...

PSTU VC, others freed 17 hours

PSTU VC, others freed 17 hours

PATUAKHALI: Students of Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU) released the vice-chancellor (VC) and other teachers and officials form about 17 hours of confinement in their respective rooms in the administrative building.

HC orders to lift Bangladesh Medical College strike

HC orders to lift Bangladesh Medical College strike

The high court on Tuesday (March 21) has ordered to withdraw within six hours the Bangladesh Medical College (BDC) strike that started on March 15...

PM for all-out support to constructive researches

PM for all-out support to constructive researches

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday (March 16) said the government is always ready to provide all-out support to any productive scientific research.