80 pc working children engaged in risky jobs: Study

80 pc working children engaged in risky jobs: Study

Dhaka, Oct 9 (UNB) – Around 80 percent working children -- 81 percent boys and 79 percent girls -- are engaged in risky jobs in urban areas, says a study.

 
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80 pc working children engaged in risky jobs: Study

Dhaka, Oct 9 (UNB) – Around 80 percent working children -- 81 percent boys and 79 percent girls -- are engaged in risky jobs in urban areas, says a study.

Land allocated for Rohingyas not habitable yet: Report  

470,000 in need of shelters; 13,418 take part in biometric registration 

Dhaka, Sept 25 (UNB) - The land that has been allocated for the new site for providing shelter to Rohingyas is ‘not suitable’ for habitation yet, says a new report on...

Eid animal waste could be worthier than you think!  

Dhaka, Sep 1 (UNB) - If the animal waste to be generated during the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha can be managed properly, there is a scope to produce some 4.15 lakh tonnes...

50,000 butchers ready to make a quick buck during Eid 

Dhaka, Sep 1 (UNB) – Among all the ancillary businesses or professions that benefit from the seasonal boost to economic activity provided by Eid-ul-Azha, no one gains more in prominence...

Chandpur’s ‘Bou Bazar’ thrives on all-women sellers and buyers 

Chandpur, Aug 20 (UNB) – If anyone visits Chandpur municipality, he or she will surely find a unique kitchen market on Mayor Road where all the sellers and the buyers...

The woman’s touch for vehicles

Narayanganj, Aug 1 (UNB) – It is difficult to find women in Bangladesh in too many outdoor jobs, a fact that holds particularly true in the transport sector and its...

DU female teachers altering course of history

Dhaka, July 23 (UNB) – Although Dhaka University (DU) began its journey without any female teacher or student, women currently account for over 31 percent of its teachers.