Mostafijur Rahman Nasim: When terrible things happen in our communities, we can reach out a helping hand to those who are affected.
KM Hasnath: Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith talked about a big and healthy budget with an aim to take more services to the door of the general people.
SIR FRANK PETERS: 2019 is one of the most special years in the entire existence of Bangladesh. It marks the centenary birth of Bangabandhu, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, and Father of the Nation in a glowing yellow highlighter for the world to see and take notice.
Sir Frank Peters: Where there are loaded guns, there are risks of people being shot, hurt, maimed or killed – accidentally or intentionally.
Augustin Sujan Barai: The `World Autism Awareness Day` is being observed to raise awareness of the condition and its impact on individuals and families.
Augustin Sujan: The International Women`s Day is observed on March 8 to celebrate the social, cultural, economic and political achievements of women for more than 100 years.
Mostafijur Rahman Nasim: The 7th March Speech of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was a speech that redesigned Bangladesh history completely. Through the speech the people of the country had got the final directive and an indomitable inspiration to fight for the liberation war against the Pakistan military rule.
Mostafijur Rahman Nasim: In an economy where cash is king, ATMs are taking on a greater role in addressing people’s financial needs. The popularity of ATM booths is increasing day by day across the globe.
Manzurul Alam Mukul: Bangladesh and India should start dialogue on the visa issue at the official level to ease sufferings of common visa seekers, sources in the Computer Science and Electronics Department of the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS), Bangladesh Computer Council and Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission.
By Monty Siddique: Latest Hollywood science fiction and science-related blockbusters- projected on the big screen with modern stereophonic and special effects – regularly draw my family and my extended family and me as a captivated audience.
By Khaleda Begum: World leaders on 25 September 2015 embraced a comprehensive 15-year global plan of action to end poverty, reduce inequalities and protect the environment, known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), at the opening of a United Nations special summit.
Sir Frank Peters: “One step in the right direction for Indian children... one giant leap for mankind”.
Mostafijur Rahman Nasim: Earth processes are so powerful that humans cannot hope to control them. But, by understanding what causes these hazards and why they occur, we can do a great deal to reduce their harmful impacts and save lives.
Manzurul Alam Mukul: The New Year’s Day according to the Gregorian calendar (January 1) is one of the most popular occasions in the world. Many people throughout the world celebrate this festive occasion with loved ones or in large gatherings.
Manzurul Alam Mukul: After about two decades of fraught meetings and talks including the two weeks spent in an exhibition hall on the outskirts of Paris, the World governments on December 12 agreed on a historic international agreement to fight global warming.
A K Azad: Social media has become an integral part of life online as social websites and applications proliferate. Generally people use social media in order to keep in touch with family or friends; or to either be informed or to inform others about a variety of topics within the realm of entertainment, news, or any other topic of their choosing.
Amirul Islam: The term child labour has become a burning issue in the developing countries like Bangladesh as far as socio-economic challenges and political obstacles are concerned.
A K Azad: Statutory rape refers to sexual relations involving someone below the `age of consent`. People below the age of consent cannot legally respond to having sex. This means that sex with them, by definition, violates the law.
Recently science fiction became popular in the arena of Cuban literature and Yoss is a key man who played an important role with others in that sector. José Miguel Sánchez Gómez (Yoss) graduated in Biological Sciences at the University of Havana. He is also a rock star in his country. He has a band team where he works as lead vocalist.
Sir Frank Peters: Findings of a study in Scotland this week revealed children who are subjected to corporal punishment could become depressed and violent later in life.
Sir Frank Peters
It’s a sad day for Irish wooden spoon manufacturers. Ireland has just become the latest country to ban corporal punishment in all settings, including homes and schools.
Staff Correspondent: Vice-Chairman of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Shamsher Mobin Chowdhury in an exclusive interview to risingbd.com said he is no more with BNP politics if BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia refuses to accept his resignation.