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Let’s break this paradox

August 5, 2012
Irfan Chowdhury
Let’s break this paradox

It was a chilly winter morning in early 1993. Overawed by its imperious location in the capital’s educational precinct, I arrived in the compound of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology to take part in the entrance exam.
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Aren’t we teaching violence, after all?

January 3, 2012
Rubana Huq
Aren’t we teaching violence, after all?

Violence in the Universities is becoming “dudh-bhaat”. I apologise for the lack of equivalence of this Bangla expression, but such indeed is the case.
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Dhaka University: Can it turn around?

December 24, 2011
Mohammad Ataul Karim
Dhaka University: Can it turn around?

Earlier in the week, scientists at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland announced that they are closer to actually discovering a new particle: the Higgs boson. Dhaka University (DU), which shared the glory of having introduced the concept of bosons in early 1920s, seems to be set on an autopilot; it has been causing...
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