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1. What is the theme of this years' International Women's Day? Ans : 'Think equal, be equal; let's march forward, shoulder to shoulder'. 2. A Myanmar origin Bangladeshi woman lawyer has recently been awarded the united states'…

You Know Who Is The Oldest Person Now?

Do you know who is the oldest living person in the world right now? A Japanese woman called Kane Tanaka has been officially recognized as the oldest living person by the Guinness World Records. Tanaka aged 116, now lives at a nursing house…

Scientists Developed A Mini Cheetah Robot

Scientists created a cheetah like robot that can perform impressive tricks like 360 degree backflips. This robot, dubbed mini cheetah, has the size of a small dog and weighs just 9 kg. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed…

Latest Info From Around The Globe

1. According to CAS (Charities Aid Foundation) World Giving Index 2018, which country is the most generous in the world among 146 countries? Ans : Indonesia 2. As per the index, what spot has Bangladesh been ranked in the world regarding…

Which Film Won Oscar Award 2019?

1. Saudi Arabia has for the first time appointed a female as its ambassador to the USA. What’s her name? Ans : Princess Rima Bint Bandar, replacing Prince khalid bin Salman. 2. Who is the new Prime Minister of emergency-hit Sudan? Ans :…

Every German Wastes 55 Kg Food Per Year!

Food waste across the world has been a big concern. According to a new research, every consumer in Germany on average abandons 55 kg (120 pounds) food a year. In the wake of this findings, the country has very recently taken a strategy to

70 Crore Workers Still Poor Despite Job

Despite having jobs, worldwide 700 million (70 crores) people have been going through hard life, says a recent report of International Labor Organization ILO, reports AFP. The report also said that globally unemployment rate has

Ekushey Padak 2019 Winners

1. Who has been named for this year’s prestigious Ekushey Padak 2019? Ans : 21 persons. They are Prof Halima Khatun (posthumous), advocate Golam Arif Tipu and Prof Monowara Islam in the Language Movement category, Subir Nandi, Azam Khan…

Current US Ambassador To Bangladesh

1. Who has received the Bangla Academy Sahitya Puroshkar award 2018? Ans : Four writers and researchers have won the award. They are Kazi Rozi for poetry, Mohit Kamal for literature, Syed Mohammad Shahed for essays and research, and…

Latest From Around The World

1. What’s the name of the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator? Ans : Michel Barnier 2. What place is Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ranked in a list of 100 top thinkers made by US-based The Foreign Policy Magazine recently? Ans : 9th among 10…

World’s Oldest Man No More

World’s oldest man Japanese Masazo Nonaka is no more. He passed away on 20 January, 2019 aged 113, report Japanese media. According to Guinness World Records, Nonaka was born in July 1905 just two years after Wright brothers run…

Taslima Nasrin’s Novel Out In Hindi

Bangladeshi controversial author and women rights advocate Taslima Nasrin’s controversial novel ‘Besharam’ has published in Hindi lanugage. The Hindi edition of the novel, a sequel to her another controversial novel ‘Lajja’, has been…