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Bangladeshi lives matter

Bangladeshi lives matter

Editorial

Mon, Sep 26 2016

The Indian government’s continued inattention when it comes to this issue is unfortunate in the extreme,...

Loss-making state-owned banks should...

Loss-making state-owned banks should...

Editorial

Sun, Sep 25 2016

It is high time that alternatives were considered in order to stop propping up these highly inefficient...

Building the future is a shared...

Building the future is a shared...

Editorial

Sat, Sep 24 2016

We have come a long way, but our work is far from over

A smarter approach to rickshaws is...

A smarter approach to rickshaws is...

Editorial

Fri, Sep 23 2016

Residents deserve a better and more sustainable solution to the problem of how to get around

A vision for the future

A vision for the future

Editorial

Thu, Sep 22 2016

The RSTP will tackle all major issues that plague the Bangladeshi citizen today

Keeping our linguistic diversity...

Keeping our linguistic diversity...

Editorial

Wed, Sep 21 2016

Better recognition of indigenous languages would also go a long way towards enabling better dialogue...

Decentralise for a better Dhaka

Decentralise for a better Dhaka

Editorial

Tue, Sep 20 2016

Already, Dhaka is the most densely populated metropolis in the world. Something has to give

Reaching out to Canada

Reaching out to Canada

Editorial

Mon, Sep 19 2016

We trust that concrete benefits to both countries will follow, and that the ground has been laid for...

To address road fatalities,  start with...

To address road fatalities, start with...

Editorial

Sun, Sep 18 2016

Many of the buses, both local and for inter-city travel, are in poor shape, with no routine checks performed...

Make public health a priority

Make public health a priority

Editorial

Sat, Sep 17 2016

It is unfortunate that many Dhaka residents did not heed the letter of the law, and did not sacrifice...

Improving inter-city travel  key to...

Improving inter-city travel key to...

Editorial

Fri, Sep 16 2016

The government needs a long-term plan to ensure that intercity travel is not the hassle that it has become...

A clean Eid-ul-Azha for all

A clean Eid-ul-Azha for all

Opinion

Mon, Sep 12 2016

We hope that the authorities heed the public’s call and ensure that the Eid-ul-Azha celebrations are...

Don’t risk lives on the waterways

Don’t risk lives on the waterways

Editorial

Sun, Sep 11 2016

Let us not repeat the tragedies of the past. Needless deaths occur in launch disasters every year, deaths...

Fake money is a real problem

Fake money is a real problem

Editorial

Sat, Sep 10 2016

Bangladesh needs to make the right kind of technological investments to find and root out money counterfeiting...

Putting an end to hunger

Putting an end to hunger

Editorial

Fri, Sep 9 2016

The prime minister’s promise that no one else will now starve to death is a cause for celebration

A long-term solution is needed for Eid...

A long-term solution is needed for Eid...

Editorial

Thu, Sep 8 2016

We need to think broader and more long-term: Building more flyovers, foot over-bridges, bus stations,...

A breakthrough in the fight against...

A breakthrough in the fight against...

Editorial

Wed, Sep 7 2016

While it is developed nations that are responsible for most greenhouse emissions, it tends to be poor...

No tax on education

No tax on education

Editorial

Tue, Sep 6 2016

There can be no justification on imposing an income tax on UGC-approved private universities only, a...

Pride of the nation

Pride of the nation

Editorial

Mon, Sep 5 2016

There is much that the rest of the country can learn from this team and their fighting spirit, determination,...

The right to worship applies to...

The right to worship applies to...

Editorial

Sun, Sep 4 2016

Secularism is embedded in the spirit of the Constitution of Bangladesh, which guarantees everyone the...

Put a stop to unethical cow-fattening...

Put a stop to unethical cow-fattening...

Editorial

Sat, Sep 3 2016

The changes to the cow caused by these injections are not merely cosmetic – severe health damage is done...