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Toru: Builders of an Innovative Nation
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Toru: Builders of an Innovative Nation

Bangladesh stands at a turning point in its history. Our nation will no longer hold any association with the term “least developed country” as we are graduating to become a developing nation by 2024. At the onset of this lies the convergence of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) and socio-economic development.

  • Shape South Asia 2018

    Shape South Asia 2018, a four-day conference, organised by Dhaka Hub of Global Shapers Community, an initiative of the World

  • Youth Opportunities

    2018 Ford Internship Programme in USA

  • OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition Available in Pickaboo, one of the leading e-commerce platforms of the country, has launched a Star Wars Limited Edition of OnePlus 5T. This

  • BRAC University Pharma Society Celebrates World Health Day

    World Health Day is celebrated each year on April 7 to spread awareness about basic health issues all over the world and this year's

  • IBA- Jahangirnagar University Hosts DigiMark

    The Institute of Business Administration of Jahangirnagar University (IBA JU) organised “Pran Mango Fruit Drink Presents DigiMark, The Digital Marketing Symposium” on April 3, 2018, at the Seminar Hall of Zahiar Raihan Auditorium of JU. The event was powered by Torun Digital.

  • An Afternoon of Inspiration with Young Changemakers

    Since its inception in 2008, Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) has been working to equip the country's youth with the skills

  • Student Leaders' Meet and Greet

    Casper Foundation, a non-profit organisation working with student leaders from local universities to help implement innovative and

  • Youth Opportunities

    Each mentor will conduct a workshop related to a topic of their choice, ranging from economics, culture, technology, education, to

  • Cartoon People Comics

    Cartoon People Comics

  • Dhaka FM 90.4 Brings “Startup Talk”

    Anyone who has attempted startup business should be familiar with hardship and the challenges that come with it. To inspire newcomers

  • Nurturing the Practice of Running

    Running is a suitable form of exercise for everyone from adults to children and even the older population. However, while most people are aware that running regularly can keep them happy and healthy, not many follow it. Now, communities have come together to motivate people to explore the city by running through its streets.

  • 1st National Quiz Festival 2018

    The event was categorised into two levels. The “Individual Level” quiz competition had general knowledge answers on topics like Bangladesh, Liberation War, sports, movies, geography and history. There were IQ tests, Sudoku contests, scrapbook competitions and an Informatics Olympiad. On the other hand, the “Team Level” competition was held in two rounds- a written test and a buzzer round. Moreover, a wall magazine competition, an Inter-

  • Youth Opportunities

    UNICEF works in some of the world's toughest places, to reach the world's most disadvantaged children and save their lives, as well as, defend their rights and help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and territories, UNICEF works for every child and builds a better world for everyone.

  • ICBSD 2018 held at University of Rajshahi

    The International Conference on Business and Sustainable Development (ICBSD), organised by Faculty of Business Studies, was held at University of Rajshahi on March 8 and 9, 2018. On the first day of the event, the inaugural session of ICBSD 2018 was held at the Senate Building located in the university premises. Professor M Abdus Sobhan, Vice Chancellor of University of Rajshahi, was present as the

  • Annual Charity Gala Night 2018

    It’s Humanity Foundation

  • Dysin TEXBIZ 2018

    By BUTEX Business Club

  • Build Bridges, Not Walls

    We love building walls because they give us an illusion of security. We even keep building strong walls so that, we can separate ourselves from those different from us because we feel safe behind the walls.

  • Bringing a Writer and His Readers Together

    A phenomenal story was widely shared on social media some time back about Mohammad Momin Uddin, a CNG auto-rickshaw driver and a father of two children, who wrote and published an English learning book in Bangla for students of Grade I to X. Mr Momin hopes to get children of the underserved sectors involved in the process of reading, promote childhood literacy, and encourage children to give back to their community. On February 21, 2018,

  • Youth Opportunities

    An ambassador will be recruited from every school, college, university and institute; who will be representing Youth Opportunities in their respective institution. This is an opportunity to be a part of an international platform. Applications are being accepted now.

  • IHF Annual Charity Gala Night

    It's Humanity Foundation (IHF) organised its second Annual Charity Gala Night at the Lakeshore Hotel and Apartments on March 17, 2018. The fundraising event was held with a view to bring together all the

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  • Ataul's Gift of Safe Drinking Water

    On March 22, many organisations and leaders of Bangladesh widely celebrated Water Day. Ataul Karim, a Bangladeshi entrepreneur and owner of ABM Water Company, has conceptualised a way to face the challenge of the severe drinking water crisis in Bangladesh. He says, “At my locality in Sylhet, the drinking water has a high concentration of iron. At first, I didn't have the know-how, but, I started to explore the field of water resources. So, I studied

  • Youth Opportunities

    The conference will present new knowledge, promote world-class solutions, and engage a broad spectrum of voices. It will focus on several issues from health, nutrition, education, economic and political empowerment to human rights, good governance, and girls' and women's agency and equality.

  • British Council Celebrates #PressforProgress

    On March 8, 2018, the British Council arranged daylong events to celebrate International Women's Day 2018, at their premises.

  • Recurring Life

    Let me introduce myself. I am Aqua, I am made out of oxygen and two hydrogen atoms, so you can probably guess what I am. I live in the ocean with my many, many siblings. Most of them have been separated from me. Water particles aren't very close together as we are always busy moving around and working. Although sometimes you occasionally bump into another molecule you know, the problem is, once you've bumped into them, you have to

  • Building Bridges through Leadership Training Junior (BBLTJ)

    Month-long programme designed for secondary school students in grades 6 to 10

  • It is all about positive energy!

    Energy can never be dissolved. It is transformed from one form to another and human beings have the capability of attracting energy from outside source. Whether we attract positive energy or the negative, it completely depends on us. This is what Sonia Bashir Kabir taught the participants of the third session of Coffee with Mentor.

  • Youth Opportunities

    Candidates interested in working for an international award-winning platform, where they can develop their skills as well as empower others, can apply for the Youth Opportunities Summer Internship 2018 programme. The interns will be working in the Operations and Social Media Department for six months.

  • SUST National Debate Competition

    The Grand Finale of IPDC Finance SUST IV 2.0 was held on February 3, 2018. The Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) School of Debate organised this weekend long debate festival. Two separate tournaments were arranged in Bengali and English during the programme.

  • Youth Parliament 2018

    The sixth session of Youth Parliament was successfully conducted at the Chittagong Boat Club on February 23, 2018, under the initiative of Dhrubotara Youth Development Foundation (DYDF). The session was inaugurated by Advocate Sultana Kamal, Advisor to the Former Caretaker Government, with the support of Confidence Cement and WELL Food Limited.