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View from above

View from above

D2

Mon, Dec 30 2019

The sublime beauty of rural Bangladesh is often best viewed from above, and that is exactly the gift...

A most neglected issue

A most neglected issue

Sadrul Hasan Mazumder

Sat, Nov 2 2019

How we can stop drowning

It all comes down to planning

It all comes down to planning

Editorial

Thu, Aug 29 2019

It is imperative that the entire country focuses on ensuring holistic growth and development

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

No doctor in the house

No doctor in the house

Ziauddin Choudhury

Fri, Jun 21 2019

When health professionals flock to big cities for work, rural areas suffer

Social justice for all

Social justice for all

Sarder M Asaduzzaman

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Maintaining due process in rural areas 

Take care of the people

Take care of the people

Tyfur Rahman

Sun, Oct 7 2018

Bangladesh is severely lacking in providing proper healthcare

Fighting for water

Fighting for water

Ekram Kabir

Sat, May 19 2018

Are we headed for a water crisis?

The greatest gift of all

The greatest gift of all

Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh

Fri, Mar 9 2018

Ending neglected tropical diseases

Capturing a captivating Bangladesh

Capturing a captivating Bangladesh

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Jan 29 2018

Our country still has the power to mesmerize

BBS: 86.9% people satisfied with electricity...

BBS: 86.9% people satisfied with electricity...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Some 12.1% people across the country use electricity for cooking purpose, according to a survey

The ugly truth

The ugly truth

Sadiya S Silvee

Wed, Jan 3 2018

Why do so many men rape?

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...

Chasing the dream

Chasing the dream

Shazia Omar , Shazia Omar

Mon, Jun 12 2017

How social security programs in Bangladesh are helping to empower impoverished women

Building a better future for my...

Building a better future for my...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 30 2017

Trading in Dhaka for a rural village, Farah Moriam's life changed when she became a national volunteer...

No one should be without a home

No one should be without a home

Editorial

Fri, May 5 2017

The plan will also go a long way towards reducing some of the tremendous pressure on Dhaka city

Snakebite awareness: A story from Tamil...

Snakebite awareness: A story from Tamil...

Around the Web

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Snake envenomation in children has high morbidity and mortality rate

Protecting our workers abroad

Protecting our workers abroad

Tamanna Sultana

Wed, Feb 15 2017

Why do so many Bangladeshi migrant workers get mistreated?

Under special circumstances

Under special circumstances

Raihan Rahman Rafid

Sun, Jan 8 2017

Will the new marriage law do more harm than good?

‘Most rural students believe in militant...

‘Most rural students believe in militant...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 21 2016

Some 20-25% districts in Bangladesh are at risk of militant activities and the tendency is significant...

Big projects taken to address rural...

Big projects taken to address rural...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 21 2016

Several development programs are aiming to transform rural areas some as soon as 2020, said speakers...