Where did the benefits of economic growth disappear? Who saves?

There is some disquiet among economists about the quality of...

Revisiting income inequality and poverty in Bangladesh

Since my article on the same topic was published on ...

Political immunisation at school level

So, Bangladesh is going to have an early dose of...

Doing away with question leaks

There has been so much said and written about the...

An unmapped frontier

The immense possibility of Artificial Intelligence (AI) taking the rein...

Zaglul Ahmed Chowdhury: A modest tribute

It was only two months before my joining The Financial...

Labour migration: Making recruitment mechanism transparent

In the current reality, for many people migrating abroad as...

Adding to chaos and confusion

At a time when the mayor of the Dhaka South...

Diving deep into marine salvage nitty-gritty

As the saying goes, ship salvage is a science of...

A story of alienation

The Brahmaputra is one of the largest Asian rivers that...

Is this the time to buy government-owned oil companies?

The fuel and power sector was flat in Dhaka Stock...

Social rot taking a heavy toll

Ashamed and stigmatised, a village housewife in Vedarganj under Madaripur...

Bottling the genie of paedophilia

Now a days, the topic of child abuse has become...

Popularising sport for promoting peace and well-being

National and international sports bodies and organisations from Albania to...

The truth behind the US show of force in Asia

As President Donald Trump tours Asia, three US nuclear-powered aircraft...

Climate change: Rebutting deniers and wafflers

As negotiators meet in Bonn to put together a deal...

Income inequality and poverty in Bangladesh

There has been a sharp rise in income equality over...

Tragic boat journey for JSC examinees

The capsize of a boat with JSC (Junior School Certificate)...

Talking environment thru stories

Unlike many other major literatures, the one of Bangla has...

Reaping the benefit of green building

The SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) form a set of strategic...

Maria village: A model for attaining SDG 6

Clean drinking water and healthy sanitation are essential for health....

Edible insect industry: New doorway to nutrition

Edible insects refer to the insects that are brought under...

Easing trade-impeding barriers

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has launched an initiative under...