• Friday, May 25, 2018
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A life of conscious action

Opinion , Op-Ed

Fri, May 25 2018

In Arabic, ibādah means service; ibādat is its plural form. In Bangla, we translate ibādat

A single girl tries to rent a...

Opinion , Op-Ed

Fri, May 25 2018

Allow me to share an anecdote. Two friends were looking to move from their current

Too posh to push?

Opinion , Op-Ed

Fri, May 25 2018

A surgical operation for delivering a child by cutting through the wall of the abdomen

A much-needed assurance

Opinion , Editorial

Fri, May 25 2018

It is of utmost importance to catch perpetrators of actual digital crimes, but that should

Priyanka Chopra meets Rohingya refugees,...

Opinion

Fri, May 25 2018

There she faces ire of the troll brigade for the unpardonable crime of visiting a

Mechanizing agriculture in rural...

Opinion

Fri, May 25 2018

Once upon a time one could see the hapless farmer labouring behind a wooden plough

What is the work?

Opinion , Op-Ed

Thu, May 24 2018

How wonderful it is to be alive at a time of positive possibilities. It is

God has a foreign policy

Opinion , Op-Ed

Thu, May 24 2018

Bigotry is often irritating, for the right reasons. Sometimes it can be pretty amusing. Recall

Respecting due process

Opinion , Editorial

Thu, May 24 2018

In the latest drive by law enforcement agencies against drive peddling, more than 40 people,

Local goes global

Business , Opinion

Wed, May 23 2018

One of the key dividends from launching the Bangabandhu-1 satellite through SpaceX’s Falcon 9...

Is corporal punishment really effective...

Special

Wed, May 23 2018

Half of all primary school students in Bangladesh still experience corporal punishment in the...

Celebrating 25 years of action for...

Opinion , Op-Ed

Wed, May 23 2018

Biodiversity underpins a wide range of ecosystem services that human societies are dependent on for

The art of relaxation during...

Opinion , Op-Ed

Wed, May 23 2018

Bangladeshis have always been busy, but have we been so far removed from the cycles

On the precipice of death

Opinion , Editorial

Wed, May 23 2018

The number of people killed by landslides in our country every year is too high

Pakistan in the Chinese sphere of...

Opinion , Op-Ed

Wed, May 23 2018

In Pakistan, China is the most active and positive economic force. So much so that

We need to step up our RMG game

Business , Opinion

Tue, May 22 2018

Recent reports based on the data released on OTEXA show a declining trend of apparel

Sexual assaults during festivals: Trial...

Special

Tue, May 22 2018

Sexual assault or molestation is an omnipresent risk for women everywhere, but it’s an...

Used and abused

Opinion , Editorial

Tue, May 22 2018

Every year, thousands of Bangladeshi men and women make the dangerous journey abroad for work.

How Old Dhaka wakes up on a Ramadan...

Opinion , Op-Ed

Tue, May 22 2018

“The sky became unusually dark all of a sudden. I could hear a buzzing noise

A menu for Ramadan

Opinion , Op-Ed

Tue, May 22 2018

What one eats for suhoor or iftar is really dependent on one’s beliefs. For example,

The economics of zakat

Business , Opinion

Mon, May 21 2018

That Ramadan is in full fledge makes this a good time to discuss the principle