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Why a bilateral solution won’t

Why a bilateral solution won’t

Editorial

Sun, Nov 19 2017

China’s proposal for bilateral talks between Bangladesh and Myanmar without getting the international...

The pro-poor case for public...

The pro-poor case for public...

Editorial

Sun, Nov 19 2017

We need the government to intervene and facilitate the people. With the number of toilets being so low,...

DLF shows the way forward

DLF shows the way forward

Editorial

Fri, Nov 17 2017

From topics ranging from religion and politics to the importance of words, the Dhaka Lit Fest has lit...

Unspeakable acts of cruelty

Unspeakable acts of cruelty

Editorial

Fri, Nov 17 2017

It is about time these actions of Myanmar were recognised as the crimes against humanity that they...

No progress without worker safety

No progress without worker safety

Editorial

Thu, Nov 16 2017

If we wish to improve our image and our brand to the rest of the world, worker safety is absolutely...

DLF is here

DLF is here

Editorial

Wed, Nov 15 2017

An event such as this goes a long way in bringing in diverse opinions from across the globe, featuring...

Come home  and build the country

Come home and build the country

Editorial

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Bangladesh is in a very critical stage of its development right now and we need our best and brightest...

Where has he gone?

Where has he gone?

Editorial

Fri, Nov 10 2017

The trend of people going missing by the numbers every month is nothing short of alarming, and it helps...

An unwise cap on mobile wallets

An unwise cap on mobile wallets

Editorial

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Regulation and oversight are indeed necessary, but there are better ways to do that -- criminals and...

Myanmar does not want to  play

Myanmar does not want to play

Editorial

Wed, Nov 8 2017

The truth is, talks between Bangladesh and Myanmar have been anything but smooth

A failure to protect

A failure to protect

Editorial

Wed, Nov 8 2017

The authorities must protect domestic workers not just from overwork and intolerable conditions, but...

Young and ready

Young and ready

Editorial

Tue, Nov 7 2017

Most young people are active on the internet and on social media, so this is the group closest to making...

Unclogging our roads

Unclogging our roads

Editorial

Tue, Nov 7 2017

Dhaka’s over-reliance on motor vehicles has meant that there is no more space within the city limits...

Our friends  in need

Our friends in need

Editorial

Mon, Nov 6 2017

While Bangladesh has gone above and beyond the call of duty when it comes to tackling this humanitarian...

The right to know

The right to know

Editorial

Mon, Nov 6 2017

Moving forward, what Bangladesh needs is legislation which fortifies this right

Let’s work together

Let’s work together

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 6 2017

It is imperative that we root out behaviour the likes of which the Rohingya have faced and foster an...

Transforming the chars

Transforming the chars

Editorial

Sun, Nov 5 2017

What we need now, more than ever, is to allow projects such as the CDSP to flourish

Time to cut trade ties with

Time to cut trade ties with

Editorial

Sat, Nov 4 2017

How can we answer to our conscience knowing full-well what the Myanmar military is doing to the innocent...

Closing the gap

Closing the gap

Editorial

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Our goal in coming years should be to close the gender gap completely, not just through the right policies,...

A leader for our times

A leader for our times

Editorial

Fri, Nov 3 2017

This shows courage, compassion, and sensitivity -- the likes of which very few leaders in the world can...

Right on track

Right on track

Editorial

Fri, Nov 3 2017

What matters now is to make sure the project actually gets completed by the target date of 2022