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Primary education

Interview: Manzoor Ahmed

‘A lot needs to be done to bring students to digital classes’

Dr Manzoor Ahmed, senior educationist, emeritus professor at BRAC University and vice chair of CAMPE, speaks about the state of the country’s education system during the Covid situation and the new ...

Manzoor Ahmed

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

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

No decision yet on reopening of primary schools, says ministry

The primary and mass education ministry is yet to take any decision on reopening of schools but headmasters of all schools have been informed about the instructions to be taken before resuming ...

No decision yet on reopening of primary schools, says ministry

No exams at primary level if schools remain closed: Govt

Primary and mass education senior secretary Akram-Al-Hossain Sunday said there will be no examinations if schools cannot be reopened this year, reports BSS.

No exams at primary level if schools remain closed: Govt

Think twice before reopening educational institutions

The education ministry said educational institutions may open in September if the situation improves. On the other hand, the secretary for primary and mass education has said the situation is not ...

Think twice before reopening educational institutions

Education ministry proposes to cancel PEC exams this year

The Ministry of Primary and Mass Education has proposed to scrap Primary Education Completion (PEC) examinations of the fifth grade only for this year due to the coronavirus crisis.

Education ministry proposes to cancel PEC exams this year

Easier primary school admission to prevent drop outs

No transfer certificates will be required for primary school admission, in order to prevent drop outs.

Students at a primary school

226 primary school teachers, students, officials infected with virus: State minister

A total of 226 teachers, students and officials of different primary schools across the country have so far been infected with novel coronavirus

Students at a primary school

Bangladesh far higher in girls' education than India: Amartya Sen

Economist Amartya Sen has drawn a comparison between India and Bangladesh while referring to the problems faced by girls. He said on Saturday that many of these issues occurred less frequently in the ...

Amartya Sen says Bangladesh far higher in girls' education than India
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