Celebrating Linguistic Diversity: International Mother Language Day

Celebrating Linguistic Diversity: International Mother Language Day

Language is not just a means of communication; it is a reflection of cultural identity, heritage, and diversity. Recognizing the significance of languages in preserving cultural heritage and fostering global understanding, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) designated February 21 as International Mother Language Day. This day serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of linguistic diversity and the need to protect and celebrate the world’s myriad languages. International Mother Language Day has its roots in a tragic event that occurred on February 21, 1952, in…

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Bangladesh: Resilience, Rich Heritage, and Emerging Opportunities

Bangladesh: Resilience, Rich Heritage, and Emerging Opportunities

Nestled in the fertile delta of the Ganges, Brahmaputra, and Meghna rivers, Bangladesh is a nation that embodies a rich tapestry of culture, history, and natural beauty. With a population exceeding 160 million, it stands as one of the most densely populated countries in the world. Despite its relatively small size, Bangladesh has made significant strides in various domains, demonstrating resilience in the face of challenges and embracing opportunities for growth and development. Historical and Cultural Heritage: Bangladesh boasts a history that spans ancient civilizations, including the Maurya and Gupta…

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Kazi Nazrul Islam

Kazi Nazrul Islam

Kazi Nazrul Islam (1899–1976) was a Bengali poet, musician, revolutionary, and philosopher who played a significant role in the cultural and political landscape of Bengal during the early 20th century. Here are some key details about Kazi Nazrul Islam: Early Life: Kazi Nazrul Islam was born on May 24, 1899, in Churulia, a small village in the Burdwan district of Bengal (now in West Bengal, India). His early life was marked by poverty, and he faced various challenges, including the death of his father when he was just eight years…

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Sheikh Hasina

Sheikh Hasina

Sheikh Hasina Wazed is a Bangladeshi politician, daughter of Father of the Nation Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the current Prime Minister of Bangladesh. As of 22 January 2024, she is the world’s longest-serving female head of government. Early Life: Sheikh Hasina was born on September 28, 1947, in Tungipara, Gopalganj, British India (now in Bangladesh). She is the daughter of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founding leader of Bangladesh and the country’s first President and later Prime Minister. Political Career: Sheikh Hasina became involved in politics during the 1960s when Bangladesh…

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Third Gender & Transgender

Third Gender & Transgender

Third Gender The concept of a “third gender” typically refers to a gender category that is outside the traditional binary classification of male and female. In many societies, gender has been understood as a binary concept based on biological sex, where individuals are classified as either male or female. However, some cultures recognize that not everyone fits neatly into these categories and acknowledge the existence of a third gender. The recognition of a third gender is often rooted in cultural, historical, or religious beliefs. Different societies may have different terms…

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নির্মানাধীন ভবন থেকে ইট পড়ে বাংলাদেশ ব্যাংকের এডি দীপান্বিতা বিশ্বাস এর মৃত্যু

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মগবাজার-মৌচাক ফ্লাইওভারের পাশ দিয়ে হেঁটে যাচ্ছিলেন বাংলাদেশ ব্যাংকের সহকারী পরিচালক (এডি) দীপান্বিতা বিশ্বাস দীপু। এ সময় নির্মাণাধীন ভবন থেকে তার মাথায় একটি ইট পড়ে। এতে ঘটনাস্থলেই তার মৃত্যু হয়। তিনি দীপান্বিতা বাংলাদেশ ব্যাংকের সদরঘাট শাখায় সহকারী পরিচালক (এডি) হিসেবে কর্মরত ছিলেন। তার তিন বছর বয়সী একটি কন্যাসন্তান রয়েছে। তার মরদেহ উদ্ধার করে সিরাজুল ইসলাম মেডিক্যাল কলেজ হাসপাতালের মর্গে রাখা হয়েছে।

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নভোএয়ারে যুক্ত হচ্ছে ৩টি এয়ারবাস

নভোএয়ারে যুক্ত হচ্ছে ৩টি এয়ারবাস

নভোএয়ার ২০২৪ সালে এয়ারবাসের এ৩২১ মডেলের ৩টি উড়োজাহাজ তাদের বহরে যোগ করবে। এছাড়া এ বছর ৬ টি আন্তর্জাতিক রুটে তাদের ফ্লাইট শুরু হবে। নভোএয়ারের ব্যবস্থাপনা পরিচালক মফিজুর রহমান বলেন, নতুন উড়োজাহাজগুলো যুক্ত হলেই ব্যাংকক, কুয়ালালামপুর, সিঙ্গাপুর, দুবাই, শারজাহ, মাস্কাটে আমাদের ফ্লাইট শুরু করবো। বর্তমানে নভোএয়ারের বহরে ৭টি এটিআর ৭২-৫০০ প্লেন রয়েছে যা দেশের অভ্যন্তরে ৭টি এবং আন্তর্জাতিক ১টি গন্তব্যে ফ্লাইট পরিচালনা করছে। তারা ১১ বছরে ১ লাখেরও বেশি ফ্লাইট পরিচালনা করে ৬০ লাখেরও বেশি যাত্রীকে সেবা দিয়েছে।

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Bangladesh Cricket Team – Future Tour Programs (FTP)

Bangladesh Cricket Team – Future Tour Programs (FTP)

2024 Feb – Mar 2024 Sri Lanka Tour of Bangladesh 2024 Matches: 2 Test, 3 ODI, 3 T20 Venue: Bangladesh April 2024 Zimbabwe Tour of Bangladesh 2024 Matches: 2 Test, 5 T20 Venue: Bangladesh Jul – Aug 2024 Bangladesh Tour of Afghanistan 2024 Matches: 2 Test, 3 ODI, 3 T20 Venue: Afghanistan Aug – Sep 2024 Bangladesh Tour of Pakistan 2024 Matches: 2 Test Venue: Pakistan Sep – Oct 2024 Bangladesh Tour of India 2024 Matches: 2 Test, 3 T20 Venue: India Oct – Nov 2024 South Africa Tour of…

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PM Hasina opens Bangladesh’s longest Padma Multipurpose Bridge

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday inaugurated the long-awaited Padma bridge, the country’s longest and entirely built with domestic funding. The 6.15-km-long road-rail four-lane bridge is built over the Padma river connecting southwestern Bangladesh with the capital and other parts. The multipurpose road-rail bridge, which is fully funded by the Bangladesh government, has been constructed at a cost of USD 3.6 billion.

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