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To greater heights

To greater heights

Editorial

Thu, Oct 27 2016

Improving infrastructure, cutting out red tape, and providing political stability would go a long way...

Compensation where it’s due

Compensation where it’s due

Editorial

Wed, Oct 26 2016

It is not enough to give out government directives. Proper implementation is key

Tigers on the threshold

Tigers on the threshold

Editorial

Tue, Oct 25 2016

It is not enough to play well for nine-tenths of a match -- a truly top-class team must maintain its...

Tap into ICT potential

Tap into ICT potential

Editorial

Mon, Oct 24 2016

Bangladesh is not at a level where it can compete on a global scale. This can be done by allowing local...

The party of the people

The party of the people

Editorial

Sun, Oct 23 2016

We hope and trust that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her successors will continue to uphold the pro-people...

Will our streets ever be safe for...

Will our streets ever be safe for...

Editorial

Sat, Oct 22 2016

Savagery of this kind would not persist if there was not so much impunity afforded to perpetrators of...

The future is digital

The future is digital

Editorial

Fri, Oct 21 2016

For Bangladesh to truly integrate with the developed world and become a player in the global economy,...

The picture of bad planning

The picture of bad planning

Editorial

Thu, Oct 20 2016

Dhaka needs the right kind of vision that will decrease traffic in the long run

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...