India Bans TikTok, WeChat And Dozens More Chinese Apps

July 04 2020 | TW News Correspondent

India's government has banned TikTok and dozens more Chinese-made apps it says are a danger to the country.

In a statement, it said the apps were "prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order".

In total,...

Facebook Launches Third-Party Fact-Checking In Bangladesh

July 02 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Facebook announced the launch of its third-party fact-checking program today in Bangladesh as part of its ongoing efforts to reduce the spread of misinformation and improve the quality of news people find online. Facebook will partner with BOOM, which has been certified by the Poynter Institute's non-par...

Prime Bank and e-CAB partner for financing to e-commerce entrepreneurs

June 26 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Prime Bank Limited and e-Commerce Association of Bangladesh (e-CAB) have joined hands to facilitate financing for e-commerce entrepreneurs.

The partnership titled “Prime Bank-e-...

"Food for Nation" platform of Bangladesh Computer Council is moving forward with startups

May 09 2020 | TW News Correspondent

At a time when deadly coronavirus infections are on the rise around the world, a platform called "Food for Nation" has been set up by the “Innovation Design and Entrepreneurship Academy (iDEA) project” of Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) under the ICT Division using...

Daffodil International University developed a low-cost ventilator machine - Nishash

May 09 2020 | TW News Correspondent

There is a huge demand has been created for ventilators around the world due to Noble Coronavirus treatment but the supply is very limited in that proportion. There also many complications have been seen in the production a...

Startup Bangladesh- iDEA Celebrates Independence Day with Startups at Online

March 29 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Under the ICT Division, the "Innovation Design and Entrepreneurship Academy (iDEA) project" of Bangladesh Computer Council celebrates Independence Day with the digital approach. The program was organized today on Thursday, 26th March 2020 through Zoom Video Communications system online with startups of iDEA project.

 "26th March" is our Independence Day. “March” is an importa...

Research Team of Daffodil International University and Cardio Care General Hospital Develops and Releases Beta Version of AI Solution to Detect and Track 'COVID-19'

March 22 2020 | TW News Correspondent

A team of researchers from Department of Public Health, Artificial Intelligence (AI) Unit of Daffodil International University (DIU) and Cardio-Care General and Specialized Hospital has developed a new diagnostic modality to detect COVID – 19; where the researchers are using AI software to detect Covid-19 by analyzing the chest X-ray or images from lung CT scans....

Bangladeshi Startup ‘shomadhan.com’ Gets Recognition from WBAF

March 12 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladeshi Startup ‘shomadhan.com’ has achieved the recognition of World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF). WBAF selected 95 startups from 43 count...

Daffodil International University Hosts “2nd International Conference on Cyber Security and Computer Science (ICONCS 2020)” on 15-16 February 2020

February 15 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Software Engineering Department of Daffodil International University is going to organize “2nd International Conference on Cyber Security and Computer Science (ICONCS 2020)” from 15-16 February 2020 at Permanent campus of the university at Ashulia, Savar, Dhaka. 2- day conference includes keynote s...