Society

Skills Training – Lessons from China

  Although Bangladesh has made huge progress since its wrecked state at independence, including rising economic growth of over 6% and an expanding middle class, it still faces a wide range of enormous challenges – among them the pressing need to Thursday, December 28th, 2017

Bittersweet: Nothing bitter about this sweet spot

  Everyone with a sweet tooth is bound to know of Bittersweet, a dessert lover’s dream destination. Located at the heart of the town in Gulshan 2 and Dhanmondi, it offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of the busy Thursday, December 28th, 2017

A damaged child becomes a broken adult

  Science has come to the forefront to scream in a loud voice that corporal punishment isn’t in the long-term interest of children   “We are saying that (corporal punishment) is a horrible thing that does not work” - Professor of Psychology Alan Thursday, December 28th, 2017

For the lure of food: Bangladeshi food finally discovered by Western food lovers

  I personally have a penchant for all things food on social media. While I do not make it a point to post my food-ventures regularly on social media, I do keep track of the newest restaurants and their reviews, as Thursday, December 21st, 2017

An experience not to forget!

  Kindness and courtesy are at the root of a positive customer service experience, said Shep Hyken, a customer service expert, author, and speaker. Some say good or great customer service goes something like this:   “A customer is the most important visitor, Thursday, December 21st, 2017

Digital World 2017 showcases the best of tech in BD

  The ‘Digital World 2017’, the biggest ICT exposition in Bangladesh, concluded on December 9, drawing overwhelming response as more than five lakh people, mostly youths, visited the four-day event.   With its slogan ‘Ready For Tomorrow’, the IT exposition started on December Thursday, December 21st, 2017

Glen T. Martin on the need for a Federation of the Earth

  The dream for a world state in place of today’s multiple states based on nationalities that are in conflict with one another is very old. Many people thought about this. There is in fact no alternative to establishing a world Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Lending a hand for help

How SWAC is like an oasis in the desert for those suffering from autism in Bangladesh   Bangladesh currently has a handful of autism schools, which caters to the needs of those suffering from autism. But this wasn’t the case 20 years Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Reception on Romanian Day held

  A reception to mark the annual Romanian National Day was celebrated in Bangladesh on Saturday, December 2, at the Baridhara residence of Enayetullah Khan, Honorary Consul of Romania in Bangladesh and Editor-in-Chief of Dhaka Courier and UNB.   Eminent businessmen, diplomats, editors, Thursday, December 7th, 2017

The last and the greatest

  On the auspicious day of Eid-e-Miladunnabi we celebrate the birthday of the holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) whose chequered life has a special significance not only to the world of Islam but to the whole of mankind. For Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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