Thursday 25 April 2019 ,
Thursday 25 April 2019 ,
Latest News
  • Stay alert against terror activities: PM
  • Sri Lanka blasts: Zayan’s body arrives in Dhaka
  • Unspeakable grief: 5 members of 1 family killed in Sri Lanka
  • Death for 2 Netrakona war criminals
  • Death toll rises to 359 in Sri Lanka bombings, more arrested
  • 2 ‘drug traders’ killed in Cox’s Bazar, Dhaka ‘gunfights’
  • Sri Lanka attacker studied in UK, says minister, amid warning more bombers on loose
23 March, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Print

Campus Corner

Seminar on ‘Water and Deltas’ held at DU

BSS, Dhaka

A seminar on ‘Comparing Amu Darya and Ganges’ was held at Dhaka University (DU) on Thursday.

Centre for Advanced Research in Social Sciences of Dhaka University organised the seminar at CARRAS seminar room.

Prof Dr Olaf Guenther of the Department of Asia Studies of Palacky University, Czech Republic presented the keynote paper titled ‘Water and Deltas: Comparing Amu Darya and Ganges Delta’ at the seminar.

While giving presentation, Professor Olaf showcased how the landscape of the delta of the Amu darya changed dramatically in the past 60 years.

Presided over by Director of the Centre and Dean of Social Sciences of Dhaka University Prof Sadeka Halim, the seminar was also addressed by Prof Mahbuba Nasreen, Director of the Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies and Prof. Dr. Gobinda Chakraborti of the Department of Political Sciences of Dhaka University.

JCS gets new committee

Correspondent, JU

Jahangirnagar Cine Society (JCS), a film-based cultural organisation of Jahangirnagar University (JU) has announced 14-member executive body for the next one year.

Roudraneel Ahmed of Philosophy and Ronozit Das Chowhan of Government and Politics department were made president and general secretary respectively of the new executive body.

Adviser of JCS Prof Kabirul Bashar announced the committee at the annual general meeting of the organisation that was held at JU Teacher-Student Centre on Thursday.

The other office bearers are – Vice President Mahfuzur Rahman Sani, Khandakar Raihana Zuthi, Joint Secretary Abdullah Yousuf Shishir, Treasurer Vabna Mukherjee, Office Secretary Nafis Mahmud, Publication affair Secretary Shiblul Haque Shovon, Production Secretary Shohan Sharif and Exhibition Secretary Khadizatul Kobra Shepu.

Film festival concludes at JU

Correspondent, JU

A three-day film festival was concluded on the Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus yesterday.

With the slogan ‘Alada Chithi Tobu Ek Khame, Alada Shobai Shudhu Ek Name’, the convening committee of education ending celebration programme of 41st batch under the academic session 2011-12 (Rag-41) organised the festival at the Zahir Raihan auditorium of the university. Convener of the committee Abdur Rahim Jewel said, “Jahangirnagar University is home of culture. Every batch after leaving campus organises various cultural events in their Rag fest. So, we also have organized such programme on the campus”.

 

Comments

Poll
Today's Question »
State minister for power Nasrul Hamid yesterday said everyone to have access to electricity by June. Do you think the feat achievable by the timeframe?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 52.1%
No 44.0%
No Comment 3.9%
Most Viewed
Digital Edition
Archive
SunMonTueWedThuFri Sat
010203040506
07080910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting