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OP-ED: Three ways to reset our approach...

OP-ED: Three ways to reset our approach...

For a safer and more resilient world, put people before runaway military spending

ED: Leave no one behind

ED: Leave no one behind

Editorial

Tue, May 11 2021

Looking after those who need it the most is our duty as a nation

OP-ED: Lockdown and our society

OP-ED: Lockdown and our society

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Sat, May 8 2021

Why it is so hard to shut everything down for 14 days and beat the pandemic

OP-ED: A budget closer to reality

OP-ED: A budget closer to reality

Mahmudur Rahman

Fri, Apr 30 2021

The FM has a daunting task on his hands

Survey: New poor in Bangladesh stands...

Survey: New poor stands at 24.5m

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 20 2021

New poor constituted 21.2% of the total population in June last year, now they constitute 14.7%

ED: So that they don’t go hungry

ED: So that they don’t go hungry

Editorial

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The government must keep up its aid efforts

ED: In times of crisis, the youth step...

ED: In times of crisis, the youth step...

Editorial

Sun, Apr 18 2021

While it is nice to see the youth do what they can, we really hope to see more from the government...

OP-ED: What we fear is not the...

OP-ED: What we fear is not the...

Zahir Ahmed

Fri, Apr 16 2021

This is a time of displacement and uncertainty

ED: On the road to inclusive...

ED: On the road to inclusive...

Editorial

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Our inclusive recovery numbers paint a picture of strength and resilience, and give hope that we will...

OP-ED: Light up the darkness

OP-ED: Light up the darkness

Nafis Shahriar

Sun, Apr 11 2021

If we are to learn something from this pandemic, it should be empathy and humanity

Survey: 81% households cut food expenses...

Survey: 81% households cut food expenses...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 8 2021

The marginalized, vulnerable citizens are facing greater challenges during Covid pandemic, the survey...

More than 4 in 10 Argentines living...

More than 4 in 10 Argentines living...

Latin America

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The country’s poverty rate rose from 40.9% to 42% in the second half of 2020

Momen: Extreme poverty to fall to 3%...

Momen: Extreme poverty to fall to 3%...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 29 2021

The government has taken lots of initiatives to make the population skilled to eliminate unemployment,...

OP-ED: The collective power of the people...

OP-ED: The collective power of the people...

Anil Wasif

Sun, Mar 28 2021

Celebrating 50 years of love, advocacy, and resiliency

OP-ED: Curb your enthusiasm

OP-ED: Curb your enthusiasm

Asif M Shahan

Mon, Mar 15 2021

Why you shouldn’t get riled up about The New York Times op-ed on Bangladesh

‘US can look to Bangladesh as a model...

‘US can look to Bangladesh as a model...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Mar 11 2021

Bangladesh has much to teach the world on how to engineer progress, says Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist...

OP-ED: Empowering women empowers...

OP-ED: Empowering women empowers...

Shishir Reza , Motiur Rahman

Mon, Mar 8 2021

Increasing opportunities for women to live full and free lives is crucial to development

ED: Take down the traffickers

ED: Take down the traffickers

Editorial

Fri, Feb 26 2021

The economic crisis that the pandemic has caused will do far more than push more people below the poverty...

OP-ED: The River Naf is a Berlin...

OP-ED: The River Naf is a Berlin...

Farid Erkizia Bakht

Wed, Jan 27 2021

Elites in Dhaka and Yangon aren’t really interested in each other

Can a tiny cup lift women out of period...

Can a tiny cup lift women out of period...

Law & Rights

Wed, Jan 20 2021

Menstrual cups can last up to a decade and eliminate the need for any single use menstrual product

OP-ED: A lifeline against hunger

OP-ED: A lifeline against hunger

OP-ED Contributor

Sat, Dec 26 2020

Insights on public food transfers during the pandemic from an IFPRI survey in Bangladesh