Migratory birds

BANGLADESH is a land of rivers and multiple water bodies...

Plight of train passengers

WE started from Rajshahi railway station at 7:40 am by...

Farmers Bank in dire straits

The Farmers Bank Ltd. that started its banking operations only...

Pope brings message of love

Visit of Pope Francis, the highest spiritual leader of the...

Using Facebook judiciously

AS elsewhere in the world Facebook has become very popular...

Dust pollution in Dhaka city

WHATEVER goes wrong in a country, common people are the...

Planting trees along Rajshahi-Dhaka highway  

THERE are no plants in many areas of Rajshahi-Dhaka highway....

Paradise paper leaked dirty secret  

THE Paradise Papers leaks have revealed that some Bangladeshi businessmen...

Lobbyists delaying climate action  

THE issue of protecting business interests in climate negotiations came...

Dhaka: A city with inadequate green space

AS citizens of Dhaka, it is very frustrating for us...

Selling medicines without doctors' prescriptions

LIFE of people in disease can only be saved if...

Demand of CNG auto-rickshaw workers' union ludicrous

I do not know about others, but I felt like...

More public medical colleges will encourage science education

It is a matter of growing concern that students are...

Awful traffic making our lives hell

LAST Friday, I went to visit one of my friends...

Blood pressure range

New guidelines from the American Heart Association (AHA) and the...

Pollution of rivers and its effects

THE other day I came across a news item on...

Skilled drivers essential for highways

MOST of the drivers in our country have no educational...

Attack on minorities

THE recent attack on Hindu community in Rangpur is undoubtedly...

Developing a garment and knit village in Sunamganj

THE country witnessed workers' demonstrations and destructive activities in some...

Cleaner toilets at RMC hospital

A few days ago, I went to the cardiac ward...

A creative service by Bangladesh Bank

A new feature has been added to the list of...

Noise pollution is a perpetual irritant

WHILE rural people, despite many problems of life, can at...

Accidents at railway crossings

Accidents on the railway tracks, mainly at level crossings, have...