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From rags to riches

From rags to riches

Editorial

Thu, May 4 2017

If foreign buyers wish to act fair, they need to first play fair. They need to make sure that our RMG...

Freedom of the press is freedom of the...

Freedom of the press is freedom of the...

Opinion

Wed, May 3 2017

For press freedom to mean anything, unpopular speech must also be protected

Flood preparedness is key

Flood preparedness is key

Opinion

Tue, May 2 2017

There is no way to overstate the importance of investment in flood prevention methods

Fight terrorism on every front

Fight terrorism on every front

Editorial

Sun, Apr 30 2017

In the long run, Bangladesh needs more than the threat of guns to fight terrorism

A smart approach to public...

A smart approach to public...

Editorial

Sat, Apr 29 2017

The essence of good governance is to power through these problems, and the DNCC should be commended for...

ICT for equality

ICT for equality

Editorial

Fri, Apr 28 2017

The technology sector has great potential for breaking social barriers which bind women to their respective...

Swept away

Swept away

Editorial

Thu, Apr 27 2017

What we face now is an imminent threat of food shortage on a large scale

Protect our migrant workers

Protect our migrant workers

Editorial

Wed, Apr 26 2017

What is worse is that these kidnappings are carried out with the help of corrupt government...

No time to waste

No time to waste

Editorial

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Enough is enough -- it is time for the city corporation to live up to its promises and step up

For peace at the border

For peace at the border

Opinion

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Clearly, the Indian government does not want this kind of conflict to continue at the border, but the...

We are learning from our mistakes

We are learning from our mistakes

Opinion

Sun, Apr 23 2017

If the Rana Plaza collapse has shown us anything, it is that we as a nation can come together, and can...

A constructive solution to freeing up...

A constructive solution to freeing up...

Editorial

Sat, Apr 22 2017

The government should empower relevant authorities so they can enforce existing regulations and hold...

Special economic zones can help us meet...

Special economic zones can help us meet...

Editorial

Fri, Apr 21 2017

Hitting all of our economic targets is a tall order, but it can be done -- the answer lies in the setting...

A friend in Bhutan

A friend in Bhutan

Editorial

Thu, Apr 20 2017

Bangladesh has much to learn from Bhutan -- its emphasis on happiness is a wonderful concept that economists...

Enjoy your stay

Enjoy your stay

Editorial

Wed, Apr 19 2017

If Bangladesh wants to make tourists feel more welcome, we have to start by making the right...

Practice what you preach

Practice what you preach

Editorial

Tue, Apr 18 2017

These well-meaning foreign organisations should be reminded that they need to practice what they preach...

The big picture

The big picture

Editorial

Mon, Apr 17 2017

As it stands now, buses are a nuisance for passengers and road users alike

Digital roadmap

Digital roadmap

Editorial

Sun, Apr 16 2017

We have a lot of potential. Let’s make use of it

It’s good to be connected

It’s good to be connected

Editorial

Sat, Apr 15 2017

When done right, social media can be a force for upholding human rights

Pohela Boishakh is for everyone

Pohela Boishakh is for everyone

Opinion

Thu, Apr 13 2017

Let’s celebrate the Bengali New Year in remembrance of our roots, and with the confidence that Bangladesh...

Make Dhaka a garden city

Make Dhaka a garden city

Editorial

Wed, Apr 12 2017

The solution is to make it a priority to plant trees everywhere -- these trees will help residents of...