Scientific Revolution at Dhaka University

Having worked tirelessly to achieve high standards in biotechnological research at the University of Dhaka (DU) from 1988 till date, I dream of a scientific revolution in the Sciences and Biological Sciences, Engineering and Medical Faculties. My colleagues in different departments produce publications in prestigious journals when carrying out postdoctoral work in reputed universities abroad. […]

Sofol App from iFarmer: A Revolution Towards the Agriculture Digitization

Sofol App from iFarmer: A Revolution Towards the Agriculture Digitization

Started in 2018, Agricultural fintech company iFarmer has been working to connect small farmers with investors. Besides, it also provides advice to the livestock farmers and helps to sell the product by connecting with the wholesale buyers. The iFarmer begins its journey with the goal to make easy availability of the supply and financing in […]

Hyderabad-based ’24 Mantra’ ushering in organic revolution

Hyderabad-based ’24 Mantra’ ushering in organic revolution

24 Mantra has developed over 2 lakh acres across 15 States, with a growing community of over 50,000 farmers Hyderabad: The Covid-19 pandemic has put the spotlight on everything safe and secure, including healthy food consumption, sharpening the appetite for organic food. Grown and cultivated without the use of any harmful chemicals and pesticides, organic […]

How ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’ will boost agricultural productivity: Experts discuss at WEF summit

How 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' will boost agricultural productivity: Experts discuss at WEF summit

In a bid to boost agricultural productivity, several countries across the world are implementing Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies and digital solutions for smallholder farmers. Speaking at the Global Technology Governance Summit organised by the World Economic Forum, Jayesh Ranjan, Telangana principal secretary (Industries and Commerce), said the state was using 4IR technologies to double […]

Golden jubilee of independence and Bangladesh’s economic revolution

Golden jubilee of independence and Bangladesh’s economic revolution

Under the strong leadership of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, we got our cherished freedom. Bangabandhu and Bangladesh are inseparable. If Bangabandhu had not been born, Bangladesh would not have been born. The 50th year of independence and the birth centenary of Bangabandhu are undoubtedly a beacon of hope for the Bengali nation. Much of Bangabandhu’s […]

Jessore dairy farmers pin hopes on white revolution to tide over Covid losses

Jessore dairy farmers pin hopes on white revolution to tide over Covid losses

Some 436,000 litres of milk are produced daily in the district but the supply is outpacing demand UNB In Jessore district, for instance, it was a double whammy for the 3,000-plus small dairy farmers in 2020 — first their businesses were hit by the sudden disappearance of demand due to the pandemic and then they […]

Bangladesh: Witness to a silent fish revolution

With over 1.2 million tons of annual capture, Bangladesh now contributes a tenth of the world’s total inland fish production Bangladesh’s annual fish production has increased nearly two and a half times over the past two decades, helping the country keep fish prices low and increase protein consumption. Just released official statistics show, Bangladesh’s yearly […]