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Tuition fee issue must be settled through understanding

A dilemma has emerged over tuition fees of private educational institutions, from schools to universities. Several educational institutions are pressuring parents to pay the entire tuition fees in ...

Tuition fee issue must be settled through understanding

International Math Olympiad

Exam in Prothom Alo training room, monitored in Russia

The IMO authorities have selected the Prothom Alo training room as the exam hall for the International Math Olympiad in Bangladesh.

AIS/D teacher Ken Adler invigilates the first day of the 61st International Math Olympiad in Bangladesh at the Prothom Alo training room on 21 September

Jagannath University students to get official e-mail address

Jagannath University authorities have decided to provide students of the university with the official institutional e-mail address.

Jagannath University logo

'20m girls may never return to school'

Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai has warned that as many as 20 million girls may never return to schools even after the global Covid-19 crisis is over, the media reported on Sunday.

Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai

UN recognition

Zahin among top young world changers

Bangladesh’s Zahin Rohan Razeen in on the UN’s ‘17 young leaders of the world’ list. He dreams of using technology to change the world.

Zahin Rohan Razeen with his mother at their house in Gulshan, Dhaka

Onions, khichuri and the government’s image

The taste of hilsa turns sour, remarked former president of the Delhi press club, Goutam Lahiri, about Bengalis’ favourite fish. He was reacting to India’s ban on onion export to Bangladesh.

Onions, khichuri and the government’s image

Foreign tour to learn cooking khichuri

BNP-Jamaat men in journalism try to embarrass govt: State minister

I also went to Kerala, India to learn about the food management of school children, said state minister of primary and mass education Md Zakir Hossain

BNP-Jamaat men in journalism try to embarrass govt: State minister

Bangladesh development: What contributes to its exceptionalities?

To understand how Bangladesh has performed, it’s a good idea to look at a number of individual development outcomes rather than just looking at the HDI, otherwise we may miss some interesting details

Bangladesh development: What contributes to its exceptionalities?

30 universities without VCs

There are no vice chancellors (VCs) in thirty public and private universities, hampering the administrative work of these institutions.

Prothom Alo illustration

Bangladesh's firm friend Father Timm no more

Father Richard William Timm is well known as a researcher in the international arena. He had discovered about 250 marine species. One among the nematodes he discovered, marine nematode Timmia Parva ...

Father Richard William Timm
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