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Sabbir wants to take you from doom-scrolling to informative health content

The Bangladeshi PhD candidate in the Netherlands performs live experiments and produces content in Bangla. We recently spoke to him to find out how he has built his exceptionally large online audience for this genre. A slender man in his 30s, wearing glasses and a lab...
2 young Bangladeshi entrepreneurs on Forbes’ list

2 young Bangladeshi entrepreneurs on Forbes’ list

Two Bangladeshis have been put on the 2018 version of Forbes Magazine's 30 Under 30 Asia list for their contributions towards solving problems through their business initiatives, reports UNB. The two young men are Ayman Sadiq, 26, chief executive officer of 10 Minute...

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In memory of the man who built Pran

In memory of the man who built Pran

The likely path after retirement preferred by most is to stay among family members, maintain a social life and relax after a life of hard work. But that was not the case for Amjad Khan Chowdhury. In 1981, the year he retired, he set up a small company, Rangpur Foundry...

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BANGLADESH’S ZAHID HASAN

BANGLADESH’S ZAHID HASAN

Princeton University Physics Professor M. Zahid Hasan, born and brought up in Bangladesh, electrified the world of physics last month by discovering the elusive massless quasi particle, Weyl fermion, predicted 85 years earlier. By its ability to act as high mobility...

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