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The case for action

The case for action

Editorial

Sun, Sep 17 2017

The carnage in Rakhine state and the humanitarian catastrophe that Bangladesh is doing its level best...

Responsibility starts with the...

Responsibility starts with the...

Editorial

Sun, Sep 17 2017

Recent price cuts set by some global buyers of our RMG products are making survival for many manufacturers...

Floods won’t stop us

Floods won’t stop us

Opinion

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Flooding has resulted in losses in the crores, and this hurts not just the farmers but our entire...

The system must  not fail her

The system must not fail her

Editorial

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Time and again, the legal system has failed to throw rapists behind bars, encouraging the crime to continue...

A beacon of hope

A beacon of hope

Editorial

Tue, Sep 12 2017

It takes a truly great leader to take a stand for humanity as the world stays mute on what is undoubtedly...

Want to avoid city flooding? Save our...

Want to avoid city flooding? Save our...

Editorial

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Within only 40 years, Dhaka city has lost around 10 canals to encroachment and unplanned garbage...

Putting humanity first

Putting humanity first

Editorial

Mon, Sep 11 2017

Not only should it make us proud of our fellow Bangladeshis but it should also serve to remind us all...

Is life so cheap?

Is life so cheap?

Editorial

Mon, Sep 11 2017

No longer can we have unsafe boats on our rivers. No more can we allow negligent boat operators to run...

Get the resources

Get the resources

Editorial

Sun, Sep 10 2017

While Bangladesh has gone above and beyond the call of duty to provide refuge to the Rohingya, it cannot...

We cannot lose our children to...

We cannot lose our children to...

Editorial

Sun, Sep 10 2017

If we want our nation to be free of extremism, then we cannot tolerate such criminals any longer

A crisis out of hand

A crisis out of hand

Editorial

Fri, Sep 8 2017

The ceaseless persecution of the Rohingya runs the risk of empowering extremist elements

Literacy for development

Literacy for development

Editorial

Fri, Sep 8 2017

Literacy opens doors for each and every individual to move with much more ease through life, interact...

The world must act

The world must act

Opinion

Mon, Sep 4 2017

This is not a situation that can be resolved through passive diplomacy and hand-wringing admonitions...

We need a long-term plan for...

We need a long-term plan for...

Opinion

Thu, Aug 31 2017

It’s an issue that has always been an impediment on our road to progress

To be the best

To be the best

Opinion

Wed, Aug 30 2017

We are a cricketing side to be feared and respected

This Eid, let’s keep it clean

This Eid, let’s keep it clean

Opinion

Wed, Aug 30 2017

In most Muslim-majority nations, the sacrifice of animals is usually carried out at designated spots,...

Safe to drink?

Safe to drink?

Editorial

Mon, Aug 28 2017

It is important not only that the water is tested, but that the people drinking the water are aware of...

We have the potential, now we need the...

We have the potential, now we need the...

Editorial

Mon, Aug 28 2017

We need to train our workers here, and give them the opportunities they deserve

Clean water for everyone

Clean water for everyone

Editorial

Mon, Aug 28 2017

If diseases are allowed to spread without proper intervention, countless will suffer, and many could...

Bangladesh needs to get tough with...

Bangladesh needs to get tough with...

Editorial

Mon, Aug 28 2017

This has gone on long enough. Bangladesh can no longer afford to sit on the sidelines

A little relief goes a long way

A little relief goes a long way

Opinion

Sat, Aug 26 2017

We applaud the prime minister for this noble mission