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World Cup a welcome respite at Rohingya...

World Cup a welcome respite at Rohingya...

Special

Sun, Jun 24 2018

'I have purchased a jersey of Messi couple of days back and I will also get a jersey of...

Special: Increasing salinity of drinking...

Special: Increasing salinity endangers...

Nation

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The coastal salinity has left residents of southern Bangladesh in a lost cost-benefit situation

Why do slum fires recur with such deadly...

Why do slum fires recur with such deadly...

Special

Tue, Jun 19 2018

Without thorough investigations into the causes of slum fires, it is unlikely that things will improve...

Illegal logging operations threaten...

Illegal logging operations threaten...

Special

Fri, Jun 15 2018

The forests play a crucial role in maintaining the delicate natural environment of Bangladesh. In the...

Illegal sawmills near forests in...

Illegal sawmills near forests in...

Special

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Forests play a crucial role in maintaining the delicate natural balance of Bangladesh. These forests...

Acute lack of manpower in Barguna Forest...

Acute lack of manpower in Barguna Forest...

Special

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Forests play a crucial role in maintaining the delicate natural balance of Bangladesh. These forests...

Barguna Forest Department guards living...

Barguna Forest Department guards living...

Special

Mon, Jun 11 2018

The forests play a crucial role in maintaining the delicate natural balance of Bangladesh, affected by...

Import duty on rice: Too little too...

Import duty on rice: Too little too...

Special

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Since the finance minister announced in his budget speech that an import duty will be

Chemon Ara Begum: An inspiration to...

Chemon Ara Begum: An inspiration to...

Special

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Three decades ago, Chemon Ara Begum was among a new generation of women being inspired

Why can’t we have more women in...

Why can’t we have more women in...

Special

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Despite two women being the democratically elected prime ministers over the past three decades, grassroots...

When dreams turn into nightmares

When dreams turn into nightmares

NRB Affairs

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Bangladeshi female migrant worker forced into prostitution in Jordan

From Myanmar to Bangladesh: Yaba’s journey...

From Myanmar to Bangladesh: Yaba’s journey...

Special

Sat, Jun 2 2018

Yaba has become a headache for Bangladesh because of an alarming rise in smuggling of

Illegal drugs: 62.23% of accused acquitted...

Illegal drugs: 62.23% of accused acquitted...

Special

Fri, Jun 1 2018

A number of DNC officials and lawyers blamed the poor conviction rate on faulty charge sheets, a lack...

The ugly truth about custodial...

The ugly truth about custodial...

Special

Wed, May 30 2018

A recent review of deaths in custody revealed a significant increase in the number of

World Menstrual Hygiene Day: Menstruation...

World Menstrual Hygiene Day: Menstruation...

Special

Mon, May 28 2018

Physicians say it may cause infertility in women

Is corporal punishment really effective...

Is corporal punishment really effective...

Special

Wed, May 23 2018

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

Sexual assaults during festivals: Trial...

Sexual assaults during festivals: Trial...

Special

Tue, May 22 2018

Sexual harassment has become a major cause for concern in Bangladesh. In the final part of this series,...

Workplace sexual harassment remains...

Workplace sexual harassment remains...

Special

Mon, May 21 2018

Sexual harassment has become a major cause for concern in Bangladesh, with an alarming rise in reports...

Sexual harassment on buses: ‘Everyone...

Sexual harassment on buses: ‘Everyone...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 19 2018

Sexual harassment has become a major cause for concern in Bangladesh, with an alarming rise in reports...

No end in sight for violent factional...

No end in sight for violent factional...

Special

Fri, May 18 2018

Violence is growing in the three hill districts of Bangladesh. In the recent years, there

What went down in Rangamati on May...

What went down in Rangamati on May...

Special

Fri, May 18 2018

The events of May 4 unfolded like a scene out of a mafia novel. A