Youth

Azmina Karim

‘Because I am a girl’ is a documentary, recently awarded at the ‘Girls Impact the World Film Festival 2013’ organised by the Harvard University, USA. The maker of the film is Azmina Karim, is a fourth year student studying at the Asian University of Women talks to Sharmin Akter about her documentary and shares her thoughts on eradicating the violence […]

April 21, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

Self-defence for women

Violence against women remains to be a serious plague within our society. Bearing this in mind, on April 12, 2013, ‘Agamee’- a volunteering group and University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh successfully held a self defense workshop for women at the ULAB campus, with Judo icon Nayana Chowdhury, assistant director, Dhaka University Physical Education Centre. 22 dynamic young women, all students […]

April 21, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

Voice of Business: a DU publication

The Voice of Business has unveiled their 5th issue, ‘The Voice of Business 5’ at the faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka on March 31. The magazine was published by students of the faculty and comprised the involvement of students from eight departments. The dean of the faculty, Shibli Rubayat-Ul-Islam is the chief patron of the current published magazine. […]

April 7, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

Youth against smoking and drug abuse

Many school going teenagers get introduced to injurious habits such as, smoking, which later tend to become a part of their lifestyles. Gradually, they begin to veer towards other severe and threatening mediums of addiction. There are many reasons that lend to this problem however the primary reasons fueling this calamity is a lack of awareness. Thus with aims to […]

April 7, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

Shorbojon: the bulletin of every voice

Since the Shahbagh protests, which began on February 5, several groups have been actively publishing short bulletins in tabloid format, regarding daily updates and the various activities of the movement. Shorbojon (Everypeople) and Projonmo Chattar (Genaration Square) are such dailies which have been adamantly publishing news and views regarding events at the Shahbagh square. Besides these two, Gana-dabi (peoples demand), […]

March 31, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

Seminar held on impacts of coal mining

A seminar on ‘underground coal mining impacts on subsidence and hydrological environment’ was held at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology on Saturday, March 23. Campus sources have said the Petroleum and Mining Engineering department organised the seminar with help from the Ministry of Science and Technology, at their seminar room. Project director and Assistant Professor of the PME department, […]

March 31, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

Hartal impacts the youth

Over the past few weeks Bangladesh has been observing several, if not many, general strikes called mostly by the opposing political parties. As a result the country is faced with both economical and political instability. However, most importantly, the students of our country are drastically hindered in continuing their educational lives. Thus they have shared their voices with The Youth […]

March 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

Apalling state of SUST hall’s dining facilities

The canteen and dining facilities at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology halls has been reported to serve low quality food. As a result many students have been afflicted by various health complications which include intestinal disorders such as dysentery, diarrhea and abdominal pain. According to the source, similar conditions prevail in all three halls, Shahporan, Second and Syed Mujtoba […]

March 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

The Gold Medalist

Hasan Mahmud Faisal has always wanted to be the best student. His resolve was further strengthened following the revelation of his results from his first year final exam. In that exam he attained the position of first class first among all of his peers. In this regard he said, ‘In Dhaka University it is quite tough to achieve the first […]

March 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Youth

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