7 institutions in Dhaka to lose approval for higher secondary education

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The government is going to cancel the approval for higher secondary education at seven non-government institutions in Bangladesh capital Dhaka for charging extra fees from the students. Following the initiative, the Dhaka Education Board issued notices against the seven institutions to answer why the approval for higher secondary education there would … Read more

Role of herbal medicine for beauty care discussed

News Desk : dhakamirror.com A national seminar on ‘the role of herbal medicine for prevention of disease and beauty care of women’ was organised by Bangladesh Ayurvedic Medicine Manufacturers Association in collaboration with the Ministry of Commerce’s Medicinal Plants and Herbal Products Business Promotion Council. Drug Administration director general Major General Mohammad Yousuf was present … Read more

Dhaka Residential Model College, SRO Foundation to host Bangladesh Economics Olympiad 2023

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Dhaka Residential Model College (DRMC) and Strategic Research and Outreach Foundation (SRO Foundation) announced their collaboration for the prestigious Bangladesh Economics Olympiad (BDEO) 2023. DRMC joins the annual national event as venue partner. This partnership marks a significant milestone in promoting academic excellence and fostering a spirit of competition in the … Read more

Rajshahi University admission test starts

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The entry test for undergraduate students in Rajshahi University (RU) has begun for the academic year of 2022-23. This year’s admission test started with the C unit examination at 9am on Monday. According to university sources, 75,851 people have applied for 1,533 seats in the C unit in this year’s admission … Read more

RUET acting VC resigns amid protests

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology acting vice-chancellor Professor Md Sazzad Hossain resigned on Sunday after a group of teachers staged a sit-in inside his office room demanding their due promotion and upgradation. Ahsan Habib, one of the protesting teachers, told New Age that Professor Md Sazzad Hossain signed on his … Read more

Unicef, BGMEA launch capacity building training for mid-level managers to support mothers at work

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Unicef and the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) have launched a training programme to build the capacity of garment factories in promoting maternity rights of women workers and facilitate breastfeeding in the sector. Mid-level management employees from the garment factories took part in the training programme held at the … Read more

Bangladesh Group of IABSE organises a seminar

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Bangladesh Group of the International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) organised a seminar highlighting the different challenges of implementing mega infrastructure projects during the pandemic situation. The seminar on “Bridges and Structures for Seamless Connectivity: A Fusion after the Pandemic” was held at InterContinental Dhaka on Saturday, said a … Read more

Buet, a2i conduct capacity development workshop on promoting web accessibility

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Buet’s Institute of Information and Communication Technology (IICT) and the Aspire to Innovate (a2i) program of the ICT Division joined forces to organise a comprehensive capacity development workshop centred on the importance of web accessibility. The workshop aimed to enhance skills and knowledge among participants in creating inclusive web spaces and … Read more

Industry, academia leaders discuss areas of collaboration at IUB

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) organised an event titled “Industry-Academia Meet” on 18 May. The event brought together industry professionals, academicians, and stakeholders from various sectors for a fruitful discussion on building strong collaborations between academia and industry, reads a press release. While … Read more

UN Road Safety Week 2023: World Bank, Brac organise cycle rally

News Desk : dhakamirror.com A cycle rally vibrant with colours and messages took place at Hatirjheel on Friday (19 May) in the capital to encourage walking, cycling and use of public transport. More than 100 enthusiastic male and female cyclists joined the event organised by the World Bank and development organisation Brac, reads a press … Read more

East Delta University organises opening ceremony for new session

News Desk : dhakamirror.com East Delta University commenced its new session with great fervour as fresh students from various departments participated wholeheartedly in the ‘Session Opening Ceremony’ held on campus in Chittagong on Friday (19 May). Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud graced the occasion as the chief guest, reads a press release. Emphasising … Read more

NSU, Canadian University sign MoU to foster collaborative efforts

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Canadian University of Bangladesh (CUB) and North South University (NSU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at fostering collaborative efforts. The MoU signing ceremony took place at the NSU campus on 17 May, reads a press release. The MoU signifies a promise to joint research endeavours, student exchange programs, … Read more

IUB holds workshop on Bioinformatics and Molecular Biology

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The Department of Life Sciences under the School of Environment and Life Sciences of Independent University, Bangladesh has organised a two and half day long technical skills development workshop titled ‘Hands-on training: Bioinformatics and Molecular Biology’ during May 11-13. The inaugural ceremony of the event was open for all which started … Read more

Canadian University of Bangladesh collaborates with Pune Institute of Business Management

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The Canadian University of Bangladesh (CUB) and Pune Institute of Business Management (PIBM) have collaborated to enhance the opportunities for students by fostering skill development. The promising partnership between these two prestigious institutions was inaugurated with the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing ceremony held on 14 May, said a press release. … Read more

ULAB ranks 75 in WURI’s global top 100 innovative universities

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) has moved up 21 notches in the coveted Global Top 100 Innovative Universities in the World’s Universities with Real Impact (WURI) Ranking – from 96th position in 2022 to 75th in 2023. In ceremonies held on 17 May in Fort Myers, Florida, WURI project … Read more

SUB Pharmacy Dept organises international conference

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The Department of Pharmacy, State University of Bangladesh (SUB), has organised the International Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences. Senior officials of pharmaceutical companies, respected researchers, faculties, students from more than 30 universities in the world, including the United States, South Korea, Malaysia, India and Nepal, are participating in the conference, reads a … Read more

Bangladeshi girl in winning team of Smart Cities Hackathon

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The Thinking North Smart Cities Hackathon recently took place in Toronto, Canada where more than 700 participants competed in the hackathon for the top prize, making it one of the largest hackathons in the city. Amid the intense competition, team Foam on Latte took home the first grand prize under the … Read more

Sajida Foundation hosts webinar on impact of Covid-19 on low, middle-income countries

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Sajida Foundation hosted an important webinar titled “Covid Landscape in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs): Lessons Learnt from Experience and Impact of Covid -19′ on recently. The sessions were live on their Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube pages, reads a press release. Over the past few years, Covid-19 has had a significant … Read more

Oxfam celebrates 50th anniversary in Bangladesh

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Oxfam, a global NGO dedicated to ending poverty and inequality, celebrated its 50th anniversary on May 10, Wednesday, with a daylong event that highlighted its achievements and showcased its future plans. The event at Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel in Dhaka brought together Oxfam staff, partners, supporters, and beneficiaries to celebrate … Read more

Career talk held at DIU

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Daffodil International University’s Career Development Centre organised a ‘Meet the Leader, Career Talk’ event to help students develop their professional skills, receive career guidance and counseling, and become competent to face future employment challenges. The event featured chief executive officer of bdjobs.com AKM Fahim Mashroor as keynote speaker, who emphasised the … Read more