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We need peace at the border

We need peace at the border

Editorial

Sat, Jun 11 2016

Those responsible for the continuous killings of Bangladeshi citizens must be tried and brought to...

Urgent action needed to end CHT food...

Urgent action needed to end CHT food...

Editorial

Fri, Jun 10 2016

Bangladesh cannot afford to see yet another artificially created famine which could easily have been...

Change the way we are nationally...

Change the way we are nationally...

Editorial

Thu, Jun 9 2016

Changing the culture of perceiving examination results with such high stakes is a long-term strategy,...

Enlightened clerics can help in the...

Enlightened clerics can help in the...

Editorial

Wed, Jun 8 2016

As a Muslim-majority country, there is no denying that the opinions of high-ranking Islamic clerics matter,...

Bring killers to justice with full force...

Bring killers to justice with full force...

Editorial

Tue, Jun 7 2016

It is the solemn responsibility of the government to put its foot down and treat these killings as a...

Fix our broken education system

Fix our broken education system

Editorial

Mon, Jun 6 2016

It has become clear that the Bangladeshi population does not trust the national education system that...

The final fight

The final fight

Editorial

Sun, Jun 5 2016

Even till the end, Ali did not shy away from being bold in his views as he recently criticised Donald...

These targeted killings are a crisis....

These targeted killings are a crisis....

Editorial

Wed, Apr 27 2016

Will the government now start taking seriously its duty to protect citizens with the urgency it requires?...

Government must play its part to make...

Government must play its part to make...

Editorial

Tue, Apr 26 2016

As the third anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse passes, we should stop to think, what steps should...

It doesn’t matter what they say

It doesn’t matter what they say

Editorial

Mon, Apr 25 2016

The government is failing to fulfill its duty to protect its citizens. This is the main lesson that...

Lest we forget

Lest we forget

Editorial

Sun, Apr 24 2016

April 24, 2013 was a watershed moment for the RMG industry, not just in Bangladesh, but globally. ...

Partnerships improve safety

Partnerships improve safety

Editorial

Sat, Apr 23 2016

In its latest update, the Accord on Fire and Building Safety reports nearly 60,000 RMG factory safety...

The right way to deal with sexual...

The right way to deal with sexual...

Editorial

Thu, Apr 21 2016

Jagannath University’s decisive action in suspending three lecturers following complaints of sexual harassment...

Double decker debacle

Double decker debacle

Editorial

Wed, Apr 20 2016

The sorry state of 48 double decker Volvo buses, pictured rotting in depots, in Dhaka is indicative of...

Time to develop diaspora bonds

Time to develop diaspora bonds

Editorial

Tue, Apr 19 2016

Remittances account for over 8% of Bangladesh’s economy. In common with other developing countries, they...

Bringing history to life

Bringing history to life

Editorial

Mon, Apr 18 2016

The inauguration of new jail facilities at Keraniganj paves the way for the expansion and development...

UK’s trade envoy appointment shows the...

UK’s trade envoy appointment shows the...

Editorial

Sun, Apr 17 2016

The appointment of Bangladesh-born British MP Rushanara Ali as a UK trade envoy for Bangladesh is a welcome...

Put carbon tax in place before price...

Put carbon tax in place before price...

Editorial

Sat, Apr 16 2016

The government should reconsider its plan to reduce the price of furnace oil. While this move may...

'Two Chinese nationals brought $81m...

'Two Chinese nationals brought $81m...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 29 2016

Two Chinese businessmen had allegedly brought the $81 million stolen funds from Bangladesh Bank into...