October 23, 2021
October 23, 2021

Organisations working for minority communities encouraged to vie for Joy Bangla Youth Award

With two days left to apply for the Joy Bangla Youth Award (JBYA), youth organisations working for religious and ethnic minorities, transgenders, dalits, and other disadvantaged communities have...

October 1, 2021
October 1, 2021

An Olympiad to promote the habit of newspaper reading

The National Newspaper Olympiad (NNO), a platform founded by Labby Ahsan in 2018, intends to encourage young people to develop the habit of reading printed newspapers to acquire knowledge. It...

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021

Shahin Alam’s selfless pursuit of knowledge

When the University of Dhaka (DU) was shut down due to the pandemic, 24 -year-old Shahin Alam, a Political Science student of the university, began computer training sessions for physically...

August 30, 2021
August 30, 2021

A young doctor’s commendable feat

Urmeeta Dutta completed her SSC and HSC examinations from Viqarunnisa Noon School and College. After sitting for the admission tests, she made it to both Dhaka Medical College (DMC) and Bangladesh...

August 27, 2021
August 27, 2021

Talent isn’t measured by limbs

Seventeen-year-old Tamanna Aktar Nura was born with no arms and only one leg. She earned the highest GPA in her high school graduation exams. She took the exams by holding a pen between her toes.

August 22, 2021
August 22, 2021

Bangladeshi tech wizard developing food-delivery robots in South Korea

Born and raised in Bangladesh, Labib Tazwar Rahman co-founded Neubility, a Seoul-based start-up that develops autonomous food-delivery robots using vision-based localisation and path planning...

August 13, 2021
August 13, 2021

Carrying the torch beyond the basketball court

Gulnahar Mahbub Monika is one of the nineteen Bangladeshi changemakers to receive the 2021 Diana Award. She is the youngest female athlete of Bangladesh to earn this accolade.

August 6, 2021
August 6, 2021

Shochetonotar Feriwala: A sliver of hope for spreading social awareness

Sayeed Rimon, also known as ‘Shochetonotar Feriwala’, has been raising awareness about different social issues for the last 12 years.

July 30, 2021
July 30, 2021

A triumphant effort towards social welfare

S M Sammam Sakti Ibn Sahadat from Bangladesh won the 4th Annual ISIE INDIA Excellence Award 2021, earning the title of ‘Visionary Leader’ from the judges of the ISIE INDIA Excellence Award committee.

July 30, 2021
July 30, 2021

Thriving with sustainable architecture

Jannatun Nayeem Nowshin, a young architect and researcher from Bangladesh, won the gold medal in the architecture category of the Asia Young Designer Award 2019.