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Justice for Risha

Justice for Risha

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Wed, Aug 31 2016

While most attention is given to rape and other violent crime, we cannot ignore other forms non-physical...

A welcome and long-awaited visit

A welcome and long-awaited visit

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Tue, Aug 30 2016

John Kerry’s maiden trip to Bangladesh yesterday was the first trip to Bangladesh for a United States...

A dive into the blue

A dive into the blue

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Mon, Aug 29 2016

Given the constant upward trajectory that our economy has been following, there is no better time than...

Got him

Got him

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Sun, Aug 28 2016

Let us build on this success and truly put an end to terror and militancy in Bangladesh

Earthquake preparedness needs to be...

Earthquake preparedness needs to be...

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Sat, Aug 27 2016

Let us not wait for the next major earthquake to hit. Let us prepare now

Farakka still a fracas

Farakka still a fracas

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Fri, Aug 26 2016

In Bangladesh, a country so reliant on it agriculture, the Farakka Barrage’s destructive effect on its...

Follow the Sherpur model to protect...

Follow the Sherpur model to protect...

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Thu, Aug 25 2016

There is a lot to be learned from initiatives being taken in the villages near Sherpur which have prevented...

Everyone deserves a hassle-free

Everyone deserves a hassle-free

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Wed, Aug 24 2016

VIP seats should be made available on a ‘first come, first serve’ basis so that the distribution process...

No substitute for safety

No substitute for safety

Editorial

Tue, Aug 23 2016

In order for Bangladesh to be a safer country, both the citizenry and the authorities need to work together....

India is listening

India is listening

Editorial

Mon, Aug 22 2016

Making the visa acquiring process easier with initiatives like this is a great way of generating goodwill...

RMG factories providing workers’ dorms...

RMG factories providing workers’ dorms...

Editorial

Sun, Aug 21 2016

With our RMG factories having gone through several changes recently as a result of the 2013 Rana Plaza...

Long-term thinking  is the way to...

Long-term thinking is the way to...

Editorial

Sat, Aug 20 2016

Decisions based on myopic strategies will no longer cut it. It’s about time the government introduced...

Swifter migration to Saudi Arabia means...

Swifter migration to Saudi Arabia means...

Editorial

Fri, Aug 19 2016

The lift is nothing less than good news for Bangladesh since remittance sent by our hard-working men...

The two-finger test has no place in...

The two-finger test has no place in...

Editorial

Thu, Aug 18 2016

If we wish to call ourselves a civilised and progressive society, the barbaric practice on administering...

Bring our children home

Bring our children home

Editorial

Wed, Aug 17 2016

Children are our most valuable and most defenseless group, and it is up to all of us to ensure their...

Stronger trade relations a win-win

Stronger trade relations a win-win

Editorial

Tue, Aug 16 2016

We hope this relationship goes from strength to strength

Let Bangabandhu’s vision continue to...

Let Bangabandhu’s vision continue to...

Editorial

Mon, Aug 15 2016

He was the Father of the Nation, and will continue to be a guiding light for all Bangladeshis

A step in the right direction

A step in the right direction

Editorial

Sun, Aug 14 2016

It is crucial that the government, in coalition with stake-holders, considers a well-thought-out plan,...

Opportunity for all

Opportunity for all

Editorial

Sat, Aug 13 2016

It is through planning action which provides necessary skills that indigenous communities will be lifted...

Crack down on corruption

Crack down on corruption

Editorial

Fri, Aug 12 2016

TIB has found that the Commission itself has not been impartial in its treatment of cases and that people...

A smart approach to security and public...

A smart approach to security and public...

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Thu, Aug 11 2016

Restricting other rickshaws from entering the diplomatic zone will make it easier to monitor those areas...