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Sri Lanka president seeks talks to end...

Sri Lanka president seeks talks to end...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 18 2018

The Indian Ocean nation has been paralysed since October 26 when Sirisena deposed Ranil Wickremesinghe...

Locals panic as riverbank collapses...

Locals panic as riverbank collapses...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 28 2018

15 people had died due to the erosion in the past year alone

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 30 2018

In his first address to parliament, the famously straight-talking Win Myint has said he would focus on...

Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries...

Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries...

World

Fri, Mar 30 2018

The moves are in retaliation to a coordinated expulsion of Russian diplomats by Britain and its allies...

Communicating properly when in...

Communicating properly when in...

Opinion

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Communication takes precedence when lives are at risk

Pakistan could face economic pain from...

Pakistan could face economic pain from...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Pakistan last month shrugged off a US aid suspension worth $2 billion. But inclusion on the FATF watchlist...

Enough water for everyone

Enough water for everyone

SM Saify Iqbal

Tue, Jan 23 2018

How can we solve the water crisis in the city?

Water, water everywhere

Water, water everywhere

Mohammad Norul Alam Raju

Sat, Dec 30 2017

It is time to take a closer look at our water crisis

'Action plan needed with NGOs and media...

'Action plan needed with NGOs and media...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 21 2017

Interaction of humanitarian actors in a flexible setting on selected strategic topics was necessary for...

Yemeni lives matter

Yemeni lives matter

Nisha Ali

Wed, Nov 1 2017

The violence taking place in Yemen has largely been ignored

UK regulator orders Sonali Bank UK to...

UK regulator orders Sonali Bank UK to...

Banks

Tue, Oct 24 2017

The crisis deepened further when the FCA launched a probe against the CEO over a loan scam in...

Food crisis forcing pythons to migrate...

Food crisis forcing pythons to migrate...

Nation

Wed, Aug 23 2017

30 pythons were found in human habitats over the past two years, with 25 in Mirsarai alone

US-North Korea crisis tests Cold War's...

US-North Korea crisis tests Cold War's...

World

Mon, Aug 14 2017

The arms race between United States and the then Soviet Union saw a proliferation of nuclear warheads...

Averting a food crisis

Averting a food crisis

Editorial

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The government must also look at the big picture, and prevent food prices from shooting up in this...

Vegetable and fuel prices double in...

Vegetable and fuel prices double in...

Nation

Fri, Jun 16 2017

A mobile court is operating in the area to monitor and regulate any exorbitant prices.

Water crisis? Dial 16162

Water crisis? Dial 16162

Dhaka

Sun, May 28 2017

Dhaka Wasa has adopted a series of initiatives to tackle water crisis during Ramadan

3-month-long VGF scheme planned for...

3-month-long VGF scheme planned for...

Nation

Fri, May 5 2017

Since April 21, so far 28 tonnes of rice were distributed among the Chakma-dominated villagers

Sajek's starving people get more...

Sajek's starving people get more...

Nation

Thu, May 4 2017

Officials of Rangamati Hill District Council distributed 10 kgs of rice among each of around 1,000 families...

How long will Myanmar deny the...

How long will Myanmar deny the...

Editorial

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Myanmar now has to bear the full responsibility for what could well be the worst human atrocity of our...

Here’s to hope

Here’s to hope

SM Shahrukh , SM Shahrukh

Sun, Jan 1 2017

As the curtains close on 2016 and we enter uncharted territory, let there still be hope

Build bridges instead of burning...

Build bridges instead of burning...

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Dec 11 2016

Bangladesh alone cannot be expected to shoulder the problem of the Rohingyas