Ramification of record rice yield  

That the country's farm sector has added another feather to...

Erdogan's Lira problem

Time is running out for Erdogan as the Turkish economy...

Hard lessons from Genoa bridge collapse  

GENOA — Is our infrastructure safe? In the aftermath of...

The malaise of child marriage  

In Bankim Chandra's novel 'Debi Coudhurani', Profullo (10) broke down...

Travails of road transport workers  

Road transport workers are employed in different kinds of vehicles...

Regaining jute's lost glory  

In the last couple of decades, almost every year the...

Women's contribution to agriculture  

Agriculture is still the main driving force in the economy...

The socio-economic impacts of Eid-ul-Azha

The festival of Eid-ul-Azha and all the different activities related...

Achieving SDGs - challenges ahead  

Bangladesh is set to celebrate the golden jubilee anniversary of...

Draft Road Transport Act needs improvement  

The council of ministers has approved the final draft of...

Dhaka second least livable city, once again  

Dhaka's ranking in the Economist Intelligence Unit's latest Global Liveability...

Globalisation's innovative potential

Globalisation has come under fire in recent years, with people...

Need for remunerative prices  

The development of infrastructure and storage facilities tends to contribute...

Bangladesh women in changed times

Stocky young women on the driving seats of massive buses...

Making open data a reality  

The idea of open data has gone mainstream. Yet despite...

CIP status to foreign investors amid falling FDI  

It's a good piece of news that the foreign investors...

Good governance in NGOs receiving foreign funds  

The non-government organisations have traditionally played an important role in...

Climate convulsion signals ominous prospect

With Europe smarting under a heat wave -parts of it...

Why we should care about banks

A bank is a financial institution which acts as an...

We are all climate refugees now  

Modern humans, born into one climate era, called the Holocene,...

The scourge of river erosion  

Large segments of the country's rural areas have long been...

Wiser than parents

The country has been witnessing a 'revolution' of a different...

Adieu, the Editor  

When I was asked by the editor to write an...