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What are the career prospects for a...

What are the career prospects for a...

Special

Wed, Jan 17 2018

The second part of a six-part series which takes an in-depth look inside Bangladesh’s madrasa education...

Why are madrasas mushrooming?

Why are madrasas mushrooming?

Special

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The traditional Islamic schools known as madrasas have been in the spotlight in recent times with supporters...

Can the new minister solve the aviation...

Can the new minister solve the aviation...

Special

Sun, Jan 14 2018

Biman fell into crisis after UK’s announcement of a ban on operating direct cargo flights to London owing...

No respite for St Martin's...

No respite for St Martin's...

Special

Tue, Jan 9 2018

The coral species near the jetty on St Martin’s Island have almost vanished, leaving marine lives at...

An elusive quest to revive muslin

An elusive quest to revive muslin

Special

Fri, Jan 5 2018

Rarity of source material, a reluctant National Museum, the wait for the ECNEC nod and yet to be approved...

Ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingya:...

Ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingya:...

Special

Tue, Jan 2 2018

There is generally no bar against Bangladeshi citizens marrying people from other nationalities

Where is the motor vehicles accident...

Where is the motor vehicles accident...

Special

Tue, Jan 2 2018

Not all road accidents are because of negligence, sometimes there are cases of intentional crime as...

Quiz: How well do you know the history...

Quiz: How well do you know the history...

Special

Sun, Dec 31 2017

Bangladesh has been a fertile ground for rock n' roll and metal. How familiar are you with the rich and...

2017 in review: Will 2018 bring more...

2017 in review: Will 2018 bring more...

Special

Sun, Dec 31 2017

There are no visible measures (taken) against the abductors. Although some of the victims have been returned,...

2017 in review: 13 children killed every...

2017 in review: 13 children killed every...

Crime

Sat, Dec 30 2017

95 children were tortured to death by their parents during this period

The conquest of Jatrabari parks

The conquest of Jatrabari parks

Dhaka

Sat, Dec 30 2017

The lifeblood of every city is not just its economy, but also its open spaces that allow for residents...

Experiencing 2017 with Dhaka...

Experiencing 2017 with Dhaka...

Special

Sat, Dec 30 2017

In a series of photos selected by our judicious photographers, we present the momentous fractals of...

Meet the fantastic women running...

Meet the fantastic women running...

Special

Fri, Dec 29 2017

These women are out there in the field every day, dispelling the notion that they are mere token representation...

The elusive greenery in the suburbs...

The elusive greenery in the suburbs...

Special

Thu, Dec 28 2017

The lifeblood of every city is not just its economy, but also its open spaces that allow for residents...

2017 in review: A phenomenal year for...

2017 in review: A phenomenal year for...

Stock Market

Thu, Dec 28 2017

'The market would be even better and more stable in the next year as the price index is in a good...

2017 in review: Economy expands despite...

2017 in review: Economy expands despite...

Special

Thu, Dec 28 2017

The financial sector faced a number of serious challenges this year

‘We go out to eat, not play’

‘We go out to eat, not play’

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 28 2017

The lifeblood of every city is not just its economy, but also its open spaces that allow for residents...

2017 in review: Question paper leaks...

2017 in review: Question paper leaks...

Special

Thu, Dec 28 2017

Educationalists say they fear the systematic leaking of questions before tests could destroy the education...

Busy year for judiciary: 16th amendment...

Busy year for judiciary: 16th amendment...

Court

Wed, Dec 27 2017

Sinha made history when he became the first non-Muslim chief justice in Muslim-majority Bangladesh. He...

2017 in review: A perilous journey to...

2017 in review: A perilous journey to...

Special

Tue, Dec 26 2017

‘There’s nothing to be complacent about. We need to work harder to further improve safety standards,’...

Tejgaon: Parks without recreation

Tejgaon: Parks without recreation

Special

Tue, Dec 26 2017

The lifeblood of every city is not just its economy, but also its open spaces that allow for residents...