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Breaking the vicious cycle

Breaking the vicious cycle

Julian Francis

Thu, Feb 6 2020

Disability and poverty feed into each other

We need to champion our golden...

We need to champion our golden...

Julian Francis

Thu, Jan 30 2020

With jute, the sky is the limit

Can we have safer roads?

Can we have safer roads?

Julian Francis

Thu, Jan 23 2020

There is a severe lack of discipline on our roads

Will the new decade wake them up?

Will the new decade wake them up?

Julian Francis

Thu, Jan 9 2020

City corporations, police, and Rajuk need to pay attention

Don’t jump into the lake

Don’t jump into the lake

Julian Francis

Thu, Jan 2 2020

Remembering a day of unusual experiences

A Christmas letter

A Christmas letter

Julian Francis

Fri, Dec 27 2019

This Christmas message was written in 2002, but the issues remain, sadly, as relevant as ever in today’s...

Seeing with the heart

Seeing with the heart

Julian Francis

Fri, Dec 20 2019

Christmas and Eid reflections from a friend of Bangladesh

How Christmas came to be

How Christmas came to be

Julian Francis

Fri, Dec 13 2019

Can the true spirit of this holiday be felt in Bangladesh today?

When India recognized Bangladesh

When India recognized Bangladesh

Julian Francis

Fri, Dec 6 2019

On December 6, 1971, Indian PM Indira Gandhi made a very important announcement

No path to walk, no place to play

No path to walk, no place to play

Julian Francis

Fri, Nov 29 2019

We need more open spaces for children in Dhaka city

Will the transport troubles end?

Will the transport troubles end?

Julian Francis

Fri, Nov 22 2019

The inner workings of the BRTA need to change, but there is more to the picture

Remembering the refugees in winter

Remembering the refugees in winter

Julian Francis

Fri, Nov 15 2019

Many in Bangladesh are all too ignorant about the Liberation War

Remembering  the great Bhola ...

Remembering the great Bhola ...

Julian Francis

Fri, Nov 8 2019

The devastation caused by the cyclone is recounted in vivid detail in a book by Cornelia Rohde

Bringing discipline to our roads

Bringing discipline to our roads

Julian Francis

Fri, Nov 1 2019

We need to create order and generate awareness

For sustainable answers, involve all...

For sustainable answers, involve all...

Julian Francis

Fri, Oct 25 2019

Three true stories about why it is important to gain a community’s trust

A culture of corruption

A culture of corruption

Julian Francis

Fri, Oct 18 2019

Bribery is seen as a normal practice in Bangladesh

Can the refugees ever go home?

Can the refugees ever go home?

Julian Francis

Fri, Oct 4 2019

A question from 1971 is still relevant in 2019

How to encourage your child

How to encourage your child

World

Fri, Sep 27 2019

Disability is not something to be ashamed of

Where is our civic sense?

Where is our civic sense?

Julian Francis

Fri, Sep 20 2019

The people of Dhaka must be held to a higher standard of responsibility

Of cricket and concussions

Of cricket and concussions

Julian Francis

Mon, Sep 9 2019

It’s all fun and games until someone gets hit in the head

A saint among us

A saint among us

Julian Francis

Thu, Sep 5 2019

Remembering Mother Teresa on her death anniversary