The Labor Ministry is studying new proposals to expand the Nitaqat system in its bid to reduce the number of foreign workers and their dependents and create more jobs for citizens with higher salaries. Read the rest of this entry »
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International Human Rights Day, December 10
Human rights are “commonly understood as inalienable fundamental rights to which a person is inherently entitled simply because she or he is a human being.” Human rights are thus conceived as universal (applicable everywhere) and egalitarian (the same for everyone). These rights may exist as natural rights or as legal rights, in local, regional, national, and international law. The doctrine of human rights in international practice, within international law, global and regional institutions, in the policies of states and in the activities of non-governmental organizations, has been a cornerstone of public policy around the world. The idea of human rights states, “if the public discourse of peacetime global society can be said to have a common moral language, it is that of human rights.” Despite this, the strong claims made by the doctrine of human rights continue to provoke considerable skepticism and debates about the content, nature and justifications of human rights to this day. Indeed, the question of what is meant by a “right” is itself controversial and the subject of continued philosophical debate. Read the rest of this entry »
Victory Day (বিজয় দিবস – Bijoy Dibos), 16th December, 1971 (Declaration of Independence, March 26, 1971)
Victory Day (বিজয় দিবস – Bijoy Dibos): is a national holiday in Bangladesh celebrated on December 16 to commemorate the victory of the Allied forces High Command over the Pakistani forces in the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971. The Commanding officer of the Pakistani Forces General AAK Niazi surrendered his forces to the Allied forces commander Lt. Gen. Jagjit Singh Aurora, which marked ending the 9 month-long Bangladesh Liberation War and 1971 Bangladesh genocide and officially secession of East Pakistan into Bangladesh. Read the rest of this entry »
Everyone has their own reasons for giving back. For me, it’s simply about making the world a more fair, equitable and little better place than what I found. I know I have been blessed to grow up where I did, when I did. I believe everyone deserves the chance to live a healthy, productive life. Those are the values I learned from my family, and they’re why I started UDiON Foundation. Read the rest of this entry »
What is World AIDS Day?
World AIDS Day is a day dedicated by the international community to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS, to demonstrate support for those living with HIV or AIDS, and to remember those who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day and the first one was held in 1988. World AIDS Day is important as it reminds the public and Government that HIV/AIDS has not gone away – there is still a vital need to raise money, increase awareness, fight prejudice and improve education. Read the rest of this entry »
Join the Global Movement!
Everyone knows about the #BlackFriday and #CyberMonday. Now help me spread the word about #GivingTuesday……………..#RadwanChowdhury
To love without condition,
To talk without intention,
To give without reason,
And to care without expectation…….