Bangladesh shuts down Peace School

Live Correspondent: The government on Tuesday ordered the closure of Peace School and its branches across the country immediately for its controversial activities, reports UNB. The Education Ministry issued a notice in this regard on Tuesday. Earlier, the Education Ministry urged the Home Ministry to take steps for closing the activities of Peace School, and directed the authorities concerned... details

‘Pry education level to be elevated to class VIII’

Live Correspondent: Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Wednesday said the government has decided to elevate the level of primary education up to class VIII. According to the National Education Policy 2010, the primacy education level from class I to class VIII will now be under the jurisdiction of the Primary and Mass Education Ministry, Nahid told reporters after a meeting on... details

Bicycles distributed to female students

Live Correspondent: Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) distributed bicycles among ten poor and meritorious female students of Haji Delwar Hossain Girls' High School in Gangachara upazila town here on Monday afternoon. The bank distributed the bicycles among the female students under its corporate social responsibility programme to assist them in coming to school and going back home by riding on... details

Higher Secondary Certificate exams begin

Live Correspondent: Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations of 2016 began today across the country with 12,18,628 examinees taking part from 8,533 educational institutions. Of the total examinees, 6,54,114 are males and 5,64,514 females. Theoretical examinations began today and it will end on June 9 while practical examinations will be held from June 11 to June... details

Inspiring the young generations in building a changed social

Live Correspondent: Students of Badarganj Collegiate High School have vowed for inspiring the young generations in building a changed social mindset for ending violence against disabled women and ensuring their human and legal rights. They made the vow while taking oath at a 'Student and Youth Rally' styled 'We are Firmly Committed to Resist all Sorts of Violence against Disabled Women'... details

Meritorious students get reception in Rajshahi

  Rajshahi Live:  Some 400 poor but meritorious students from village level schools were given reception here for creating more inspiration among themselves towards education besides taking the literacy rate up to cherished mark. Paba Area Development Programme (ADP) of World Vision Bangladesh organized the reception and prize-giving ceremony at Shilpakala Academy auditorium in... details

Education fair held in Gaibandha District

Gaibandha Live:  A day-long education fair was held on the premises of Maddhyapara Government Primary School of the town here on Monday amid much enthusiasm to the students and the teachers. Directorate of Primary Education arranged the fair as a part of the celebration of National Primary Education Week-2016 in a befitting manner. The objective of the fair was to help flourish the merits... details

HC orders hiring of 2,500 teachers

Live Correspondent: The High Court has ordered appointment of assistant teachers in government primary schools from a 'pool' formed in 2012. The petitioners' lawyers said around 2,500 candidates have now got the opportunity to get recruited following the order on Wednesday. The court heard 72 writ petitions filed by the candidates who passed the exam held following a notice published... details

Mass hysteria attacks female students

Faridpur Live: 31 female students fell sick by the 'mass hysteria' disease this morning at local Khalilpur High School under Sadar upazilla and were shifted to Faridpur Medical College Hospital (FMCH) for treatment. According to hospital sources, the sick students are being given treatment and condition of none is so much serious. The Headmaster of the school Md. Siddikur Rahman told... details

98.52 Pc Students Pass PSC Exams

Live Correspondent: The results of Primary School Certificate(PSC) Terminal examinations were published today with pass percentage of 98.52. A total of students 27,97,294 passed the examinations this year, the Mass and Primary Education Ministry sources said. Besides, the results of Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) Examinations-2015 were published here... details

Entry Tests Begin At Ctg Govt Schools

Chittagong Live: Admission tests in 9 government high schools of the port city began Tuesday amid tough contest. A total of 24,610 students applied for the admission tests against 3,566 seats, in different classes of the nine government high schools in the city. The city's government high schools are - Chittagong Collegiate School, Dr Khastagir Govt Girls' High School, Govt Muslim High... details

Missing Schoolboy Found Dead

Narayanganj Live: Police on Wednesday night recovered the decomposed body of schoolboy Ismail Hossain Riad from a pool of Itvati area of the district`s Brahmndi upazila six days after he went missing. The deceased Riad is the son of Firoz Bhuiyan of Eidbaradi village and a fourth grade student of Eidbaradi government primary school. Rekha Akter, mother of Riad, said Riad went missing on... details

PSC, JSC, JDC results to be published Dec 31

Live Correspondent: The results of Primary School Certificate (PSC), Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations will be published on December 31. Education Secretary Subroto Dhali confirmed the matter on Thursday afternoon. He said: “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will publish the results that day and the results will soon be available on the website of... details