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Music festival begins at DU tomorrow

DU Live: A two-day music festival will begin at Teacher Student Center on Dhaka University (DU) campus tomorrow. DU Music Department will organize the festival while Vice-Chancellor of the university Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique will inaugurate the function and Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor will address as the chief guest. The second day of the festival is expected to... details

5-day Persian language course begins at RU

RU Live: A five-day Persian language promotion course began at Rajshahi University (RU) aiming to make students and researchers concerned develop their language efficiency. Department of Persian Language and Literature of RU launched the course and its inaugural session was held in Conference hall of Dean's Complex today. RU Vice-chancellor Prof Md Mijanuddin and Cultural Counselor of... details

5 DU students get Ataus Samad Trust scholarship

DU Live: Daily Samakal Editor Golam Sarwar has been awarded ‘Ataus Samad Memorial Trust Lifetime Achievement Award’ for his outstanding contribution to journalism profession in the country. Besides, five other meritorious students of the Department of Mass Communication & Journalism of Dhaka University (DU) have received Ataus Samad Trust scholarships for their excellent academic... details

RU pays rich tribute to Justice Bazlur Rahman

RU Live: Rajshahi University (RU) here today held a commemorating and mourning meeting over the death of late Justice Bazlur Rahman. The university organized the meeting at its TSCC conference hall portraying life and works of Justice Rahman, a former student of RU's Law Faculty and Senate Member. Fazley Hossain Badsha, MP, Abul Kalam, MP, Abdul Wdud Dara, MP, Law Secretary Abu Saleh... details

Anti-militancy campaign held at IU

IU Live: Islamic University (IU) authority and Coalition against Tobacco, Tracks and Terrorism jointly held an anti- militancy campaign on the varsity campus here on Thursday. The campaign included an anti-militancy procession, discussion and cultural function. Teachers, officials and students of the university brought out the procession from in front of the university administration... details

US Team Meets DU VC

DU Live: A two-member delegation led by Candace Rondeaux, Director of the RESOLVE Network, USA called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique January 16, 2017 at the latter’s office of the university. Other team member was Bethany L. Mcgann, Associate Coordinator of the same organization. Dr. Delwar Hossain, Professor of the Department of International... details

Chemistry Olympiad Begins At DU

  DU Live: The 7th Bangladesh Chemistry Olympiad began at Curzon Hall, University of Dhaka on Friday. MA Mannan MP, state minister for Finance & Planning inaugurated the Olympiad as chief guest. Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS) with sponsorship of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited organized the Olympiad. Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Pro-Vice Chancellor of Dhaka University and... details

Prof. AKM Abdul Mannan Trust Fund Established At DU

DU Live: A new trust fund titled “Prof. AKM Abdul Mannan Trust Fund” has been established at the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Applied Mathematics of Dhaka University (DU). Dr. Jannatul Ferdous, Associate Professor of the Department of Zoology of DU and daughter of late Prof. AKM Abdul mannan handed over a cheque for Tk. 5 lac to DU Treasurer Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin... details

Signing Of Hindi Chair At DU

DU Live: Dhaka University signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) on Tuesday. Dhaka University and Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for establishing a Hindi Chair at the university. DU Vice-chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique and Indian High Commissioner  Harsh... details

RU winter vacation begins tomorrow

RU Live: A 11-day winter vacation of Rajshahi University (RU) will begin from tomorrow (Thursday), a RU press release here said today. However, the students' dormitories will remain open for the students according to the provost council decision. All scheduled classes and examinations will resume on January 16. RU offices will remain closed from January 5 to 16 but the emergency... details

Pro-AL panel sweeps CU dean election

CU Live: The pro-Awami League teachers' yellow panel swept the dean election of Chittagong University (CU) against the BNP-Jamaat backed teachers' white panel on Monday. The yellow panel won all seven faculties - arts and humanities, business administration, social science, biological science, engineering, science faculty and law faculty. CU acting registrar and chief election... details

Canadian Prof calls on DU VC

DU Live: Dr Asit K Sarkar, Professor Emeritus of Canadian University of Saskatchewan, called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique today at his office. Dean of the Faculty of Social Science of DU Prof Farid Uddin Ahmed, Dean of the Faculty of Biological Sciences Prof M Imdadul Hoque, Dean of the Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences Prof ASM Maksud... details

Monument for Avijit Ray to be constructed at DU

DU Live: Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique today inaugurated the construction work of a monument in memory of slain writer Avijit Ray. The vice-chancellor paid tributes to Ray by placing wreaths at his portrait on the premises of Teacher-Student Center where the promising writer was hacked to death by assailants during a Bangla Academy Book Fair in... details