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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...

A relevant education

A relevant education

Editorial

Fri, Oct 27 2017

Madrasas have every right to operate, but they need to be regulated in a way that does not allow them...

Don’t forget  the flood victims

Don’t forget the flood victims

Tribune Editorial

Thu, Oct 26 2017

It is nothing short of tragic when children have to go to bed hungry because the relief they were waiting...

Partners in development

Partners in development

Editorial

Thu, Oct 26 2017

We need NGOs and government to work side by side in our development journey -- it is essential for inclusive...

Rohingya need a guarantee of

Rohingya need a guarantee of

Editorial

Wed, Oct 25 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi has said the Myanmar government has started the repatriation process of Rohingya who...

The city needs to breathe

The city needs to breathe

Editorial

Wed, Oct 25 2017

DSCC has launched a development project to revitalise a number of parks and playgrounds under its...

A heartening response

A heartening response

Editorial

Tue, Oct 24 2017

Among the 35 nations and blocs, the UK has pledged $63m, the EU $42m, the US $38m, and Sweden $24m, while...

Making sure there’s enough food

Making sure there’s enough food

Editorial

Mon, Oct 23 2017

It is not enough to bank on the hopes for a bumper Aman harvest in November. We need a backup

The evolving threat of militancy

The evolving threat of militancy

Editorial

Mon, Oct 23 2017

Our law enforcement and intelligence agencies need to be one step ahead of the militants at all...

We need to be rain-ready

We need to be rain-ready

Editorial

Sun, Oct 22 2017

With a problem as recurring as this, what we need is a complete overhaul of the way water is dealt with...

Private banks  lead the way

Private banks lead the way

Editorial

Sun, Oct 22 2017

Aside from providing more reliable and efficient services, our private banks are using retail banking...

What nightmares are made of

What nightmares are made of

Editorial

Sat, Oct 21 2017

The soldiers are sparing no one: From school girls to pregnant women, thousands of Rohingya women of...

A health crisis in the making

A health crisis in the making

Editorial

Sat, Oct 21 2017

The pollution problem is a winnable battle, but that does not mean we have to set ourselves back...

Education should improve skills

Education should improve skills

Editorial

Thu, Oct 19 2017

Our goal should be to help our youth succeed in today’s competitive global economy; to that end, the...

For better, more efficient ports

For better, more efficient ports

Editorial

Thu, Oct 19 2017

Given that Chittagong port has so much on its plate, it is of the utmost urgency that a new port is developed...

The ugly  truth

The ugly truth

Uncategorized

Thu, Oct 19 2017

Myanmar can no longer keep lying to the world -- the world must come together and open its eyes to the...

Dreams  turned to dust

Dreams turned to dust

Editorial

Thu, Oct 19 2017

As we provide aid and shelter to the Rohingya, let us not forget that so many Bangladeshis live in desperation...

Twisting  the narrative

Twisting the narrative

Editorial

Mon, Oct 16 2017

Myanmar’s insistence that the campaign is merely a response to the ARSA attack thus no longer holds...

Fix the leak

Fix the leak

Editorial

Mon, Oct 16 2017

We have too many problems, from textbooks riddled with errors and sexist narratives, to politically motivated...

The case of the missing militant

The case of the missing militant

Editorial

Sun, Oct 15 2017

Disappearances are, unfortunately, a recurring problem for us as a nation

Redefining public transport

Redefining public transport

Editorial

Sun, Oct 15 2017

The introduction of the Rapid Pass is probably one of the most important steps towards revolutionising...