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Teachers question ACC move

Teachers question ACC move
The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday requested the Cabinet Division to take action against 97 teachers of eight schools in the capital for their alleged involvement in private coaching, a move that has drawn flak among many teachers. A section of senior teachers of some renowned Dhaka schools told The Independent yesterday that the ACC has no authority to recommend punishment as the guidelines, framed in 2012, only stipulate that a schoolteacher can teach a maximum of 10 students of other schools. There is no provision for punishment in the guidelines. The teachers also said when teachers of public universities are allowed to teach in other universities or do consultancy in different organisations why schoolteachers will not be allowed…

38th BCS
preliminary test on Dec 29

38th BCS preliminary test on Dec 29

The preliminary test (MCQ type) for the 38th Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) will be held on December 29, according to a Bangladesh Public Service Commission (BPSC) press release issued in Dhaka yesterday, reports BSS. The test will be held simultaneously at Dhaka, Rajshahi, Chittagong, Khulna, Barisal,…
Nurse faces case for 
‘violating service rules’

Nurse faces case for ‘violating service rules’

The Department of Prisons has filed a case against diploma nurse Afzalur Rahman of Chuadanga district over seeking posting of his spouse, who is also a staff nurse of Mitford Hospital, allegedly violating the government service rules. The way the posting has been sought bypassing the proper authority,…
No VC in 17 universities

No VC in 17 universities

The finding is rather shocking – seventeen private run universities do not have VCs. There is more: fifty-six are without pro-VC’s and forty have vacant posts for treasurers. The picture is a telling reminder of the aberrations affecting a large section of tertiary education. There is cause…
Implementation of CHT Peace Accord

Implementation of CHT Peace Accord

PART-II CHT tribal leaders and their sympathizers at home and abroad decided to capitalize UNDRIP and invented the new issue of ‘indigenous identity’. It is mention worthy that, UNDRIP has not defined who the indigenous people are, rather mentioned of their rights only! The so called European,…
Explore all avenues to do business in Bangladesh

Explore all avenues to do business in Bangladesh

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday called upon the business community of Cambodia to explore all the avenues to do business in Bangladesh, aiming to be partners in the quest for prosperity of the two nations, reports UNB. “Let’s be partners in the quest for the prosperity of our two…
UK, EU close to Brexit breakthrough

UK, EU close to Brexit breakthrough

Brussels: Theresa May is set to meet key EU figures for talks on Brexit which could determine whether the UK is able to move on to negotiations about trade, reports BBC The BBC understands the two sides have now reached broad agreement over the UK "divorce bill" and citizens' rights. But…
Aranyak Natyadal stages ‘Raarang’ at Shilpakala today

Aranyak Natyadal stages ‘Raarang’ at Shilpakala today

Today, once again, the heroic tale of the struggles of the Santal community are going to be brought to life on stage by the theatre troupe Aranyak Natyadal with the play ‘Raarang’, which is scheduled to be staged at 6:30pm at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy…
Comilla aim to keep momentum

Comilla aim to keep momentum

With the country’s most glamorous tournament Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) coming into fag end, the curiosity remains only in getting the teams of qualifier and eliminator game as the four teams have already confirmed the play-offs. Comilla Victorians, Dhaka Dynamites, Khulna Titans and Rangpur…
Call to ensure edn for all children

Call to ensure edn for all children

RAJSHAHI: Speakers at a function underscored the need for collective efforts of all government and non-government organisations to ensure the right to education for the children of poor and underprivileged families, reports BSS. Access and equity to education to all has become an urgent need for overall…
Army to reinforce skill to conduct air operations

Army to reinforce skill to conduct air operations

The Bangladesh Army is planning to strengthen its skill to conduct air operations by forming an "Army Aviation Directorate" as part of implementation of the Forces’ Goal 2030, according to government sources. To form the proposed aviation directorate, 44 posts in different categories,…
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