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Economy loses as one-fifth youths lack education, employment

Economy loses as one-fifth youths lack education, employment

About a fifth of Bangladesh's young population is still deprived of education and employment both as per official count, which analysts term alarming for a growing economy. A total of 18.87 per cent of the young population, aged between 15 and 24 years, are not in education, employment or training

Izhar Inan wins JETRO award for road safety poster design

Izhar Inan wins JETRO award for road safety poster design

Izhar Ibtesum Inan has won the JETRO Award for his poster design in the "Road Safety Poster Competition 2024," aimed at raising public awareness about traffic laws through student participation in Dhaka city. The competition, organised under the Dhaka Road Traffic Safety Project by the Dhaka Metro

Dhaka, Delhi discussed joint river management: Hasan Mahmud

Dhaka, Delhi discussed joint river management: Hasan Mahmud

Foreign Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Sunday said Bangladesh and India discussed river management, including Teesta, noting that there are 54 rivers that two countries share. “There were discussions regarding the Teesta and joint river management. If we can establish a joint management of the

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