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World Bank: Bangladesh can expect 3.6%...

WB: Bangladesh can expect 3.6% GDP growth...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 31 2021

It also forecast that the country’s GDP growth will be at 5.1% and 6.2% in 2021-22 and 2022-23...

OP-ED: Covid-19: A year in...

OP-ED: Covid-19: A year in...

Nadia Kabir Barb

Fri, Feb 26 2021

The pandemic has become part of our daily lives, but with the vaccine rollouts, there is a ray of hope...

First look: HBO remake of Ingmar Bergman’s...

First look: HBO remake of Bergman’s...

Showtime

Tue, Feb 23 2021

Jessica Chastain is reuniting with Oscar Isaac for the HBO remake of Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman’s...

Australia unlikely to fully reopen borders...

Australia unlikely to fully reopen borders...

Oceania

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Australia has reported more than 22,000 local Covid-19 cases and 909 deaths since the pandemic

OP-ED: Madness, mayhem, and...

OP-ED: Madness, mayhem, and...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Jan 12 2021

It is a grim outlook for a new year, but it is not completely hopeless

OP-ED: Hopeful in 2021

OP-ED: Hopeful in 2021

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jan 9 2021

We should aim for peace, not for power

OP-ED: Giving your brain a reboot

OP-ED: Giving your brain a reboot

The Conversation

Mon, Jan 4 2021

After a difficult year of Covid-19, here are six ways to make 2021 better

Bangladesh cricket set for busy...

Busy 2021 for Bangladesh cricket

Cricket

Sat, Jan 2 2021

Bangladesh are scheduled to play at least 52 internationals this year, which involves 11 Tests, 15 ODIs...

OP-ED: Love for 2020

OP-ED: Love for 2020

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jan 2 2021

The past year was full of reflections and realizations

Drugmakers to hike prices for 2021 as...

Drugmakers to hike prices for 2021

North America

Fri, Jan 1 2021

The increases come as pharmaceutical companies like Pfizer are playing hero by developing vaccines for...

OP-ED: A resolve for no

OP-ED: A resolve for no

Rishabh Kochhar

Fri, Jan 1 2021

2020 has shown us that with life’s sweet moments, we must endure the bitter ones too

OP-ED: How happy can 2021 be?

OP-ED: How happy can 2021 be?

Julian Francis

Fri, Jan 1 2021

Vaccines, pollution, corruption -- Bangladesh has a lot on its plate

ED: Turning the page on a most difficult...

ED: Turning the page on a most difficult...

Editorial

Fri, Jan 1 2021

We overcame challenges we could not have fathomed and, with that in mind, let us look forward to...

‘No security threat centring 31st...

No security threat centring 31st...

Dhaka

Wed, Dec 30 2020

Police around the country have tightened up security to prevent untoward situations during New Year...

Trump will be gone but trauma of 2020...

Trump will be gone but trauma of 2020...

North America

Mon, Dec 28 2020

Two runoff races in Georgia for the Senate on January 5 will decide who controls the upper house

Postcards from Wuhan: One year on, residents...

Postcards from Wuhan

South Asia

Sun, Dec 20 2020

Restaurants, shopping streets and bars are crowded but locals are still experiencing the lasting impact...

Covid, pandemic and lockdown: How 2020...

How Covid-19 changed the world

World

Tue, Dec 15 2020

2021 will likely see China and Russia vie for influence by expanding beyond their borders their own,...

OP-ED: The Beatles need a Nobel...

OP-ED: The Beatles need a Nobel...

Niaz Alam

Sun, Nov 22 2020

It may be the right thing for the world of 2021

Infographic: Orbex Prime rocket could...

Infographic: Orbex Prime rocket could...

Europe

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Orbex is a British-Danish-German startup hoping to send small commercial satellites into orbit from a...