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Making lives better with economics

Making lives better with economics

Business

Sat, Mar 24 2018

What the dismal science has to say about alleviating global poverty

Violence against children: Parents’...

Violence against children: Parents’...

Special

Sat, Mar 17 2018

'In a rape case, if the victim is under 13 years old, her parents want to hush up what happened to their...

‘Poverty originates in an unjust social...

‘Poverty originates in an unjust social...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Speakers discuss renowned economist Professor Rehman Sobhan’s new book ‘Challenging Injustice in South...

Onwards and upwards

Onwards and upwards

Uncategorized

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The PM’s words show determination in making Bangladesh completely free of poverty and hunger

Could you pay that in cash,

Could you pay that in cash,

Business

Sun, Feb 18 2018

A cost-benefit analysis of the new civil servant compensation scheme

The fight against hunger

The fight against hunger

Editorial

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Bangladesh is set to lose 40% of its cultivable land by 2080, while global food demand is set to rise...

Slum residents are not ignorant

Slum residents are not ignorant

Mehnaz Abbasi Badhan

Sat, Feb 10 2018

How can we better manage disasters in slum areas?

National Safe Food Day celebrated...

National Safe Food Day celebrated...

Nation

Sun, Feb 4 2018

One of the current commitments of the present government is to make the country self sufficient in food...

Brazil is back

Brazil is back

Michel Temer

Mon, Jan 29 2018

The country is on the path to openness, responsibility, and freedom

To foreign shores

To foreign shores

Shazia Omar , Shazia Omar

Wed, Jan 24 2018

What is the true cost of migration?

Waste not, want not

Waste not, want not

Nibir Mostafa Khan

Wed, Jan 17 2018

The world produces enough food, but millions still go hungry every day

No progress without homes for the...

No progress without homes for the...

Opinion

Mon, Jan 8 2018

There is no real development if the most marginisalised in our society continue to suffer

Right now, growth is what matters

Right now, growth is what matters

Business Tribune

Sat, Dec 23 2017

We’ve also got two different ways of reducing poverty. One is to work hard at expanding the economy so...

Next parliamentary polls in due time,...

Next parliamentary polls in due time,...

Politics

Sat, Dec 9 2017

The minister said the election will be wholly administered by the Election Commission

Segregated for generations, Harijans...

Segregated for generations, Harijans...

Nation

Sun, Nov 26 2017

Although the younger generation is availing the opportunity of education, the social stratification and...

An unwise cap on mobile wallets

An unwise cap on mobile wallets

Editorial

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Regulation and oversight are indeed necessary, but there are better ways to do that -- criminals and...

Give our girls a chance

Give our girls a chance

Shazia Omar , Shazia Omar

Thu, Nov 9 2017

How we treat our girls tells a lot about a nation, and Bangladesh needs to up its game

Transforming the chars

Transforming the chars

Editorial

Sun, Nov 5 2017

What we need now, more than ever, is to allow projects such as the CDSP to flourish

Don’t forget  the flood victims

Don’t forget the flood victims

Tribune Editorial

Thu, Oct 26 2017

It is nothing short of tragic when children have to go to bed hungry because the relief they were waiting...

Partners in development

Partners in development

Editorial

Thu, Oct 26 2017

We need NGOs and government to work side by side in our development journey -- it is essential for inclusive...

Dreams  turned to dust

Dreams turned to dust

Editorial

Thu, Oct 19 2017

As we provide aid and shelter to the Rohingya, let us not forget that so many Bangladeshis live in desperation...