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Better ways to spend our money

Better ways to spend our money

Editorial

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Our government should take a close look at how public money is spent, and what the country gets in...

No time to let down our guard

No time to let down our guard

Opinion

Fri, Mar 17 2017

We cannot afford to let our guard down. Terrorism doesn’t sleep, and neither can our vigilance in protecting...

What needs to be done now

What needs to be done now

Editorial

Thu, Mar 16 2017

It is imperative to get to the bottom these crimes -- find out who is responsible for these fires and...

The sense in paying more for gas

The sense in paying more for gas

Editorial

Wed, Mar 15 2017

When gas is subsidised for the price to be kept artificially low, it is the rural poor who end up footing...

Roads of death

Roads of death

Editorial

Tue, Mar 14 2017

There are absolutely no safety precautions set in place around these areas to prevent accidents such...

Bangladesh ready to go deep

Bangladesh ready to go deep

Editorial

Mon, Mar 13 2017

These vessels serve as an important symbol of our strength, but also serve to protect our ships and offshore...

Checking in to luxury hotels

Checking in to luxury hotels

Editorial

Sun, Mar 12 2017

Luxury hotels, and tourism in general, can play a pivotal role in the coming years as Bangladesh heads...

Look to the potentials of jute

Look to the potentials of jute

Editorial

Sat, Mar 11 2017

As the world becomes more environmentally conscious, a preference for jute over plastic products is also...

Migrant workers deserve better

Migrant workers deserve better

Editorial

Fri, Mar 10 2017

It is imperative that the government stamp out corruption in visa processing practices, which have clearly...

Keeping our data safe

Keeping our data safe

Opinion

Thu, Mar 9 2017

In an age where most of us are so dependent on technology, it is high time that security became a concern...

Break the glass ceiling

Break the glass ceiling

Editorial

Thu, Mar 9 2017

Increased participation of women in the economy is absolutely imperative if we are to meet our Sustainable...

The fight is far from over

The fight is far from over

Editorial

Tue, Mar 7 2017

This International Women’s Day, let us not just work to celebrate women and their rights, but to also...

The speech that inspired  the birth...

The speech that inspired the birth...

Opinion

Mon, Mar 6 2017

Let us take a bit of time to listen to this speech again, and marvel at its eloquence and...

First, do no harm

First, do no harm

Editorial

Sun, Mar 5 2017

In a nation that is already ailing when it comes to its health care sector, it is irresponsible of those...

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Editorial

Sat, Mar 4 2017

It is not an option to turn our back on the Buriganga, no matter how daunting it may seem to try to clean...

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Uncategorized

Sat, Mar 4 2017

It is not an option to turn our back on the Buriganga, no matter how daunting it may seem to try to clean...

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Editorial

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Letters were sent out to eight diplomatic missions in Dhaka requesting them to shift their security apparatus...

Out of hand

Out of hand

Editorial

Thu, Mar 2 2017

How many more times must the Bangladeshi public put up with the chaos that the streets have become?

Are we failing our workers abroad?

Are we failing our workers abroad?

Editorial

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Our migrant workers abroad are the backbone of our economy, and we have a solemn responsibility to protect...

An irrational demand

An irrational demand

Editorial

Tue, Feb 28 2017

Bangladesh needs to make its roads safe for citizens, and punish those responsible for senseless deaths...

Too many fires,  too many

Too many fires, too many

Editorial

Mon, Feb 27 2017

Arsonists cannot be allowed to get away with a mere slap on the wrist