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Finance minister dismisses claim of...

Finance minister dismisses claim of...

Economy

Wed, Jun 9 2021

He also trashed the comments of some economists that the budget has failed to address the problems of...

ED: Dhaka needs a comprehensive public...

ED: Dhaka needs a comprehensive public...

Editorial

Wed, Jun 9 2021

Public housing infrastructure that meets a certain basic standard is a relatively uncomplicated...

OP-ED: The great Indian collapse

OP-ED: The great Indian collapse

Vivek Menezes

Fri, Jun 4 2021

Why India is looking at a bleak future, falling behind Bangladesh

UN: Pandemic plunges 100 million more...

UN: Pandemic plunges 100 million more...

World

Thu, Jun 3 2021

According to the report, Employment was not expected to bounce back until 2023 at the earliest

ED: Health and food need to be top...

ED: Health and food need to be top...

Editorial

Wed, Jun 2 2021

Covid-19 has also exposed the fragility of our health care sector, with the country simply unable to...

OP-ED: Don’t fail humanity

OP-ED: Don’t fail humanity

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Tue, May 25 2021

Vaccine nationalism is set to prolong the pandemic and increase human misery

ED: Helping those who need it most

ED: Helping those who need it most

Editorial

Mon, May 17 2021

The authorities must also devise a long-term solution for the unemployment crisis in the country

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