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A partnership to take us forward

A partnership to take us forward

Opinion

Wed, Oct 19 2016

With a bigger role for WB in Bangladesh’s development journey, we can hope for a new era of...

Wake up to climate change

Wake up to climate change

Editorial

Tue, Oct 18 2016

There is a high probability that Bangladesh will face famine unless carbon emissions are substantially...

Don’t let the food-aid program go to...

Don’t let the food-aid program go to...

Editorial

Mon, Oct 17 2016

It is a matter of great shame to see such a noble endeavour be plagued by corruption and, ultimately,...

A turning point

A turning point

Editorial

Sun, Oct 16 2016

Our two nations have much in common, particularly in the dynamism of our exporting sector

The right to peaceful protest

The right to peaceful protest

Editorial

Sat, Oct 15 2016

Violence is not the way to deal with disagreement. This culture of heavy-handedness must end

China shows the way

China shows the way

Editorial

Fri, Oct 14 2016

We hope this relationship goes from strength to strength in the years to come

Standing with the Shia community this...

Standing with the Shia community this...

Editorial

Wed, Oct 12 2016

Let us stand together to ensure a safe and harmonious Ashura for all

Restricting NGO freedom  a slippery...

Restricting NGO freedom a slippery...

Editorial

Tue, Oct 11 2016

Bangladesh faces many problems, but NGOs are not one of them

Save Halda River before it’s too...

Save Halda River before it’s too...

Editorial

Mon, Oct 10 2016

For a river that is instrumental to the country’s economy, this kind of treatment is deplorable

Towards a more sustainable...

Towards a more sustainable...

Editorial

Sun, Oct 9 2016

Aush is the best bet in ensuring a secure future for the county’s rice production

A menace to society

A menace to society

Editorial

Sat, Oct 8 2016

BCL has become a menace to society. And they must be reined in before things deteriorate further

Marital abuse is never OK

Marital abuse is never OK

Editorial

Fri, Oct 7 2016

The typical mindset that it is acceptable to raise a hand to one’s spouse, whatever the provocation,...

Get to the bottom of custodial...

Get to the bottom of custodial...

Editorial

Thu, Oct 6 2016

We need to do a better job of holding law enforcement agencies accountable for any human rights...

Victims, not criminals

Victims, not criminals

Editorial

Wed, Oct 5 2016

Those who use children for their own criminal agendas should be shown no mercy by the law

For a more competitive Bangladesh

For a more competitive Bangladesh

Editorial

Tue, Oct 4 2016

Crucially, we need to bring down all kinds of institutional barriers to doing business in order to remain...

There's got to be a better way

There's got to be a better way

Editorial

Mon, Oct 3 2016

Not only do we hope that this situation is resolved forthwith, let us take steps to ensure it is not...

A culture that needs to end

A culture that needs to end

Editorial

Sun, Oct 2 2016

It is this kowtowing culture that needs to end, if we are to progress as a nation and make Dhaka a more...

Railway lines the way forward

Railway lines the way forward

Opinion

Sat, Oct 1 2016

Better railway facilities would also help reduce congestion on our highways, which have become untenable...

Pakistan needs to change its tune

Pakistan needs to change its tune

Editorial

Fri, Sep 30 2016

It is utterly unacceptable for Pakistan to try to tell Bangladesh what to do with respect to the 1971...

Justice delayed

Justice delayed

Editorial

Thu, Sep 29 2016

Without justice, the healing cannot begin

For a better RMG sector

For a better RMG sector

Editorial

Wed, Sep 28 2016

It must be up to the Bangladeshi factory owners to meet the standards on their own, without policing...