A2i service tracker app launched in Fiji

November 24 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Aimed at distributing social security allowances among its marginalized people, south pacific island country Fiji on November 21 launched a service tracker named Start to Finish (S2F) made by access to information (a2i) programme of Bangladesh. 

Made with the assistance from UNDP Bangladesh and...

EC to ask army for operating EVMs in national polls

November 11 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The Election Commission (EC) has planned to take Armed forces’ help operating Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) in casting and counting votes during...

CAB's complain call centre to protect customers’ rights

November 04 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The Consumer Association of Bangladesh (CAB) has inaugurated Call Center so that the consumers can complain about their products and services to the authorities concerned easily and quickly.


Besides, the ass...

Soroj Mehedi made executive member of Commonwealth Youth Summit

October 29 2018 | TW News Correspondent

A Bangladeshi Literary persona and university Lecturer Md Mahady Hasan (Popularly known as Soroj Mehedi) has been elected as an Executive Member (Information and Technology Section) of "Future Youth Summit-2018", an initiative to be organized by the Commonwealth Youth Innovation Centre in partnership with the Commonwealth Youth Council and the Commonwealth Secretariat at the Sanawai University in Mala...

Oracle OpenWorld 2018 Launches Next Era of Cloud

October 23 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Oracle on Monday (October 22) welcomes more than 60,000 customers and partners from 175 countries and 19 million virtual attendees to Oracle OpenWorld 2018, the world’s most innovative cloud technology conference.

At the annual event, Oracle Executive Chairman of the Board and Chief Technology Officer Larry Ellison will talk about the l...

8 Bangladeshi projects nominated for NASA

October 21 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The 4th NASA Space Apps Challenge Bangladesh has successfully come to an end with Grand Prize Giving Ceremony. BASIS organized the NASA Space Apps Challenge 2018 in association with BASIS Student’s Forum.

This year 2000 participants submitted their pr...

Jabbar for avoiding ‘duality’ of devlopment projects to curtail cost

October 18 2018 | TW News Correspondent

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DHAKA: Post, Telecommunication and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar underscored the need for avoiding duality of developmental projects to save government funds.

The minister was addressing as chief guest at an inauguration program on a pilot project titled ‘Avoiding duality of development projects’ in Faridpur upazila of Pabna through video conferencing from his Agargaon office in Dhaka on Thursday...

YouTube back up after widespread outage

October 17 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Google-owned YouTube said on Tuesday a widespread issue with some of its services has been resolved, almost two hours after several people took to social media to complain about broadcasting issues.


The video streaming service earlier said it was looking into reports about access issues with YouTube, YouTube TV and...

Digital Security Act not against media: Inu

October 16 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Digital Security Act was enacted to prevent crimes as well as to protect people of digital society, said Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu.