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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

A speech for  all times

A speech for all times

Editorial

Fri, Nov 3 2017

Even today, Bangabandhu’s speech resonates with the spirit of what it means to be a Bangladeshi

Crimes against journalists will not...

Crimes against journalists will not...

Editorial

Thu, Nov 2 2017

It is a sad fact that the government has failed in its solemn duty to protect journalists, and the only...

A speech for  all times

A speech for all times

Uncategorized

Thu, Nov 2 2017

By preserving the speech as a protected document, Unesco has sealed Pakistan’s attempt to subjugate an...

A new low

A new low

Editorial

Wed, Nov 1 2017

If common law applied to international disputes, we could be suing Myanmar for defamation

Dhaka needs a unified plan

Dhaka needs a unified plan

Editorial

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Currently, the fact that Dhaka is divided into two parks, with each section functioning almost autonomously,...

EMRD’s costly blunder

EMRD’s costly blunder

Editorial

Tue, Oct 31 2017

We can only hope that one of these days, bureaucrats have to answer for their unrestrained greed

Giving democracy a bad name

Giving democracy a bad name

Editorial

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Petty politics and thuggery cannot be allowed to hijack the democratic process, which is essential for...

A sentence long overdue

A sentence long overdue

Editorial

Mon, Oct 30 2017

This verdict sends a strong and important message, that even if there is a delay, justice will...

Take care of the workers

Take care of the workers

Editorial

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Since the tragic day when Rana Plaza collapsed four years ago, Bangladesh has made great strides in ensuring...

A new avenue

A new avenue

Editorial

Sun, Oct 29 2017

A local industry devoted to producing mobile phones will mean thousands of new jobs and an improving...

A better  plan

A better plan

Uncategorized

Sat, Oct 28 2017

Spreading out the Rohingya simply makes sense, from a financial, humanitarian, and national security...

Grants, not loans

Grants, not loans

Editorial

Sat, Oct 28 2017

It makes little sense for Bangladesh to have to literally pay for a crisis we had no role in...

A dereliction  of duty

A dereliction of duty

Editorial

Fri, Oct 27 2017

Police officers have a solemn duty to serve and protect the people of this nation, and get to the bottom...