Home Today's Paper Most Popular Video Gallery Photo Gallery
Subscription Blog Signin Register
Logo
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 08:54:04 PM
Follow Us On: Facebook Twitter Twitter Twitter Twitter

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

By City Desk
12th-Jan-2017       Readers ( 107 )   0 Comments
Comments
Share your thought
Post a comment »
Read all (0) »


Friendship
An agreement of cooperation has been signed between Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka (DDSDU) and Friendship at the Asaaduzzaman Multipurpose Room of Social Sciences Building at Dhaka University, says a press release. Dr. Mohammad Abu Eusuf, Chairman of DDSDU and Ms. Runa Khan, Founder and Executive Director of Friendship signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations while Dr. Taiabur Rahman, Professor, Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka and  Kazi Amdadul Hoque, Director-Strategic Planning of Friendship witnessed the agreement.  Marc Elvinger, Chairman of Friendship Luxembourg and Mr. Kenneth Hay, Chairman of Friendship UK were also present on this occasion. Under this agreement DDSDU and Friendship aim to stimulate and facilitate the development of collaborative and mutually beneficial programmes to enhance the intellectual development of both academic and implementation fields. Such cooperation will help in enhancement of knowledge and expertise in Development Studies in general as well as learn from practical experiences of Friendship how lives of marginalized communities in remote chars and coastal areas are impacted.
Foundation for Learning, Teaching and Research
Foundation for Learning, Teaching and Research (FLTR) has successfully completed first batch of Certificate Curse on Teaching for Active Learning (TAL) from 5 to 7 January at Seminar Room of Green University of Bangladesh. A total of 42 faculty members from 6 public and 14 private universities attended in the course. The course was designed for orienting and developing teaching and  learning skills of senior and junior faculty members of different universities.Professor Emeritus Dr. Serajul Islam Chowdhury, University of Dhaka was present as Chief Guest and Professor Jamilur Reza Choudhury, Chairperson, fLTR was present as the Chair of the closing session.Prof. Dr. Md. Golam Samdani Fakir, Director of the Course and VC of GUB provided overall guidance and acted as lead facilitator for the course. Some eminent educationists facilitated different sessions of the course. They were Prof. Syed Saad Andaleeb, VC, BRAC University; Dr Manzoor Ahmed, Prof Emeritus, BRAC University; Prof. Dr. Md. Mozahar Ali, Director, GTI, Bangladesh Agricultural University; Prof. Syed Manzoorul Islam, DU; Prof. Yousuf M Islam, VC, Daffodil International University; Dr. Shakib Ahsan, Director, CETL, ULAB; and Md. Iqbal Hasan, Sr. Lecturer &Mr. Hasan Al ZubayerRonyLecturerof GUCETL of Green University.
Poribesh Forum
The students of Jahangirnagar University (JU) on the banner of 'Poribesh Forum' formed a human chain protesting the construction of Institute of Information Technology (IIT) building by filling the lakes and ponds here at the campus at 11.30 am on Sunday. Over 100 students attended the event   in front of Physics Department. On the human chain the protesters express concern on natural environment of the campus and alleging the university authorities are going to construct a multi store building filing the lakes. They demanded to stop the anti-environmental activities.
Earlier, on January 2, JU VC Prof Farzana Islam laid down the foundation stone of a multi-storage building for the Institute Information and Technology (IIT) in a water surrounded body besides JU Physics Department.

0 Comments. Share your thoughts also.
Write a comment
Tariff
Add Rate

News Archive

Inside The New Nation

Editorial »

They are only self-seekers and have no love for Bangabandhu


WHEN there are so many critically important national issues to be addressed - some of our politicians needlessly makes a mountain out of a mole hill by creating pointless controversy. This time the hullabaloo surrounds the portrait drawing of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib by a ten-year old boy. Understandably, there was ...

Football »

Neymar staying at Barcelona, says teammate Pique


Brazilian superstar striker Neymar will stay with Barcelona, according to teammate Gerard Pique, who posted a Twitter message on the striker's status Sunday.Spanish international defender Pique indicated the South American maestro would continue at Camp Nou by tweeting a photo of Neymar with the caption "He's staying."The message came hours ...

International »

China says it wants to `maintain stability` in disputed South China Sea


Reuters, Bangkok :Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday Beijing wanted to maintain stability in the South China Sea as it seeks alliances in the region amid tensions in the disputed waters.The United States has criticized China for disregarding international law by the construction and militarization of artificial islands ...

Entertainment »

Kriti Sanon dances her heart out on Hawa Hawa from Mubarakan


Kriti Sanon dances her heart out as she posted her take on Mubarakan’s Hawa Hawa song. Ever since the release Hawa Hawa is going contagious not just amongst the audiences but also amongst the Bollywood Industry. After Ranveer Singh and Varun Dhawan its Kriti Sanon who grooves to this high ...

Entertainment »

Disco Disco from A Gentleman is Jacqueline’s hottest song ever


Jacqueline Fernandez, who is known to be the face of Bollywood’s chartbusters, has yet another hit track to her credit. A Gentleman’s Disco Disco song, which features Jacqueline Fernandez letting her hair down to the Disco tunes. The newly launched song showcases Jacqueline in a smoldering hot avatar. The actress ...

City »

TIB Executive Director Dr Iftekharuzzaman speaking at a prèss conference on `South Asian Observation in Reducing Climate Change` in the city`s Midas Center on Monday.


International »

Divided UK, inconclusive election could put brakes on Brexit


AP, London :Lucy Harris thinks Britain's decision to leave the European Union is a dream come true. Nick Hopkinson thinks it's a nightmare.The two Britons - a "leave" supporter and a "remainer" - represent the great divide in a country that stepped into the unknown just over a year ago, ...

Editorial »

Dhaka needs more space to ease traffic congestion


ACCORDING to a report published by a renowned foreign specialist and a researcher on modern Dhaka - it was revealed that one of the main reasons for increased congestion experienced in the roads and communications system in Dhaka is because of its messy expansion on all the four corners. The ...

City »

Students of the city`s Motijheel Ideal School and College showing victory (V) sign on its campus on Sunday for their brilliant results in the HSC examination.


Football »

Neymar dazzles as Barcelona down Juventus


AFP, United States : Neymar gave Barcelona fans a dazzling reminder of what they could be about to lose on Saturday, scoring twice as the Spanish giants defeated Juventus 2-1 in a pre-season friendly.The 25-year-old Brazilian superstar is at the centre of frenzied speculation linking him to a gargantuan, world record ...

Entertainment »

Nabila Islam busy with Eid works


Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Promising actress Nabila Islam went to Malaysia on July 8 to take part in shooting of three Eid plays and an ongoing TV serial. After taking part in shooting there for 14 days at a time she has returned to Bangladesh on Sunday.There she took part in ...

Entertainment »

Lipstick Under My Burkha creating new success economics: Anubhav Sinha


Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha has lauded director Alankrita Shrivastavas new film Lipstick Under My Burkha, stating that the movie will create a new success economics in Bollywood. Lipstick Under My Burkha, which struggled for certification from the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) earlier this year over its sexual scenes and ...

Editorial »

Police are for fighting crimes and not for guarding official buildings


ANOTHER rape victim succumbed to her injuries after being rescued from a city hotel on Wednesday following two other rape incidents at another hotel in the capital's posh localities. Concurrently, five people were arrested in two separate cases for killing two girls after rape in Dhaka's Kadamtali. The incident of ...

Football »

Dempsey at home 1 goal from record, US team in Gold Cup semi


AP, Arlington :Clint Dempsey is back in his home state of Texas, one goal away from a national scoring record for the United States team that is one win from playing in another CONCACAF Gold Cup final.The Americans play a semifinal game Saturday night against Costa Rica in a stadium ...

International »

May to stay as PM until at least 2020, close ally predicts


Reuters, London :British transport minister Chris Grayling, one of Prime Minister Theresa May's closest cabinet colleagues, has predicted she will remain in the job until at least 2020 and could even fight another national election.Following reports of cabinet infighting, Grayling said in an interview with the Daily Telegraph, published on ...

 
Items that you save may be read at any time on your computer, iPad, iPhone or Android devices.
 
Are you new to our website? Do you have already an account at our website?
Create An Account Log in here
Email this news to a friend or like someone
Email:
Write a comment to this news