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Bangladesh education curriculum to undergo significant changes

Big changes are coming to pre-primary school to high school levels’ education system. Whether students will study in the science section or any other section will be determined in class

icddr,b made a breakthrough in children's malnutrition treatment

icddr,b (formerly known as the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh) have made a breakthrough in finding a way to treat nutritional deficiencies or malnutrition of children.  The main

Bangladesh high court bans single-use plastic in coastal areas

The Bangladesh High court issued a ban on single-use plastic usage in Saint Martin Island and coastal areas. On January 6, this was issued on all the related government officials.

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Kinship AI aims to revolutionize how garments factories manage their workers

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