Bangabandhu’s role in promoting Bangla globally recalled

Bangabandhu's role in promoting Bangla globally recalled

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni has recalled the leading role of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in the 1952 Bangla Language Movement, how he later announced Bangla as the official language of Bangladesh and made history at the United Nations by delivering the first Bangla speech at the world assembly.  “Following Bangabandhu’s […]

Study: Fossil fuel pollution causes 1 in 5 deaths globally

The worst-hit is Asia, where average lifespan is cut 4.1 years in China, 3.9 years in India, and 3.8 years in Pakistan Fossil fuel pollution caused more than eight million premature deaths in 2018, accounting for nearly 20% of adult mortality worldwide, researchers reported on Tuesday.  Half of that grim tally was split across China […]