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In pictures: Lending a hand

In pictures: Lending a hand

Dhaka

Mon, Mar 30 2020

Several government and non-governmental organizations take initiative in and around Dhaka city on Tuesday....

Is poverty a bigger threat than the...

Is poverty a bigger threat than the...

Current Affairs

Sun, Mar 29 2020

The coronavirus, the biggest pandemic in recent years, has caused quite a pandemonium globally

Protecting our most vulnerable

Protecting our most vulnerable

Editorial

Sun, Mar 29 2020

It is the poor people, and our most vulnerable, who are most affected

Science takes us forward

Science takes us forward

Editorial

Sat, Feb 15 2020

There is still a lot of room for the proliferation of science

Study: 1 in 3 girls from poor households...

Study: 1 in 3 girls from poor households...

World

Mon, Jan 20 2020

A recent Unicef report highlights major disparities in the distribution of public education

Life behind the shade

Life behind the shade

Ashfaque Choudhury

Wed, Dec 25 2019

We are dancing to God’s tune, thinking this is our music

We can beat poverty

We can beat poverty

Editorial

Wed, Dec 18 2019

The path out of poverty lies in tackling unemployment

Poverty rate drops to 20%, says...

Poverty rate drops to 20%, says...

Business

Tue, Dec 17 2019

The rate of extreme poverty has decreased from 11.3% to 10.5%

A reconsideration of the concept of...

A reconsideration of the concept of...

Longform

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Islam deals with the long-term need for institutions to promote human dignity

Helping those who have the least

Helping those who have the least

Rozina Haque

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Eradication of extreme poverty is possible 

The age of no innocence

The age of no innocence

Abak Hussain

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Let’s be realistic about child protection

Progress through science

Progress through science

Editorial

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Focus and invest in science and research

No community should be left out

No community should be left out

Editorial

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Our indigenous peoples are as much a part of our country as any other people

The path out of poverty

The path out of poverty

Editorial

Wed, Oct 9 2019

It is good to see the government take the initiative for the creation of some 10 million jobs

8 million people out of poverty in six...

8 million people out of poverty in six...

Development

Mon, Oct 7 2019

54%vulnerable to falling back into poverty

‘Only education is not enough to alleviate...

‘Only education is not enough to alleviate...

D2

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Food Security 2012 Bangladesh – Ujjibito

Momen: Poverty rate falls by 50% in...

Momen: Poverty rate falls by 50% in...

Nation

Tue, Aug 27 2019

He said Bangabandhu gave highest priority to agriculture and education sectors

The rich get away, the poor pay the...

The rich get away, the poor pay the...

Benoy Dutta

Wed, Aug 21 2019

It’s a broken system

Infographic: More than 820m people still...

Infographic: More than 820m people still...

World

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The number of people going hungry has risen for the third year running to more than 820 million, according...

Lifting them out of poverty

Lifting them out of poverty

Editorial

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Poverty in both the rural and urban areas in Bangladesh has decreased at a steady pace

UN report: Bangladesh shows significant...

UN report: Bangladesh shows significant...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jul 12 2019

It showed that poverty in both rural and urban areas has decreased at the same pace