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More than mere statistics

Opinion , Editorial

Tue, Jun 19 2018

How many more lives must be lost to recklessness on the road? Nine people were

A time for celebration and...

Opinion , Editorial

Fri, Jun 15 2018

The holy month of Ramadan is coming to a close, and Eid-ul Fitr is upon

When the rains put lives at risk

Opinion , Editorial

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Incessant rainfall has led to intense flooding in various areas around the country, putting the

This too is terror, and must end

Opinion , Editorial

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Publisher Shahzahan Bachchu was dragged out of his shop by assailants on motorcycles and shot

Shattering boundaries

Opinion , Editorial

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Our heartiest congratulations to the Bangladesh women’s cricket team. These incredible ladies have...

The root of the Rohingya problem

Opinion , Editorial

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s four-point action plan at the G7 outreach session clearly highlights...

Make way for private investment

Opinion , Editorial

Sun, Jun 10 2018

The newly unveiled budget heralds a much needed shift in the priorities for our country

A step towards gender equality

Opinion , Editorial

Sat, Jun 9 2018

This year’s budget has placed significant emphasis on women’s development, allocating Tk1.38...

A budget that does not rock the...

Opinion , Editorial

Fri, Jun 8 2018

With election season fast approaching, it makes sense for this year’s budget to be one

What we hope for


Thu, Jun 7 2018

Parliament is all set to announce the budget for the upcoming financial year today. Over

Women lead the way


Wed, Jun 6 2018

For women in Bangladesh, the path to political power is fraught with difficulty. While strides

Growth does not have to come at the...

Opinion , Editorial

Tue, Jun 5 2018

Today is World Environment Day. Bangladesh has more than a few environmental challenges and threats

A nation on the rise


Mon, Jun 4 2018

Bangladesh’s progress over the last few years has been impressive. Bangladesh’s per capita...

Bracing for the monsoon


Sun, Jun 3 2018

The hundreds of thousands of Rohingya living in refugee camps in Bangladesh have fled one

A discriminatory practice

Opinion , Editorial

Sat, Jun 2 2018

For an institution of higher education to charge students differently for the same course is

Some things should be beyond the...

Opinion , Editorial

Fri, Jun 1 2018

The rise in the number of custodial deaths, as reported by legal aid and human

Skills to pay the bills

Opinion , Editorial

Wed, May 30 2018

Every year, nearly two million people -- most of them young -- enter the job

The quest for peace

Opinion , Editorial

Tue, May 29 2018

Today, the United Nations commemorates the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. It is...

Humanity first

Opinion , Editorial

Mon, May 28 2018

In trying times, it is important for Bangladesh to have a leader who has a

Bring them home

Opinion , Editorial

Sun, May 27 2018

Every year, many Bangladeshis go to Saudi Arabia for work, lured by promises of a

Building bridges

Opinion , Editorial

Fri, May 25 2018

Diplomatic ties are of paramount importance, especially when we consider how interconnected we all...