Invasion of diabetes  

DIABETES is a disease that occurs when our body cannot...

Upgrading railway transport  

ALTHOUGH the performance of the Bangladesh Railways is not up...

Contribution of private banks to economy  

PRIVATE banks are also making a substantial contribution to the...

Dismal performance by Tigers in Tests  

THE TIGERS' overseas records are not particularly encouraging as is...

Rationalising doctors' fees   

In Bangladesh when a patient sees a doctor s/he has...

Special university for veterinary medicine  

LIVESTOCK sector of any country is a major contributor to...

Youtube emerges as new career platform  

YOUTUBE, the world's largest video sharing platform, is no longer...

A heroic death  

IT is a matter of great regret that Khondoker Abu...

Skyrocketing prices of essentials  

COMMON people across the country have been experiencing exorbitant prices...

Mobile banking  

We need only an ID card or passport copy, one...

Plight of commuters  

Now almost all buses are seating services although most of...

No respite for Rohingyas  

Despite assurance from the Myanmar government we see no stopping...

Regulating charges for pathological tests

It is a common practice for most doctors in the...

Save Sundarbans from the plunderers

The world's largest mangrove forest is losing its natural beauty...

Imposing a small fee for recruitment tests for bank jobs  

Registration fee for recruitment tests for bank jobs has been...

Rampant traffic rule violation  

VIOLATING traffic rules has become a common practice these days...

Rohingya children need our help  

ROHINGYAS are a Muslim minority in Myanmar who had been...

Child obesity should not be ignored

THE number of children with obesity is increasing particularly in...

Shocking massacre in Las Vegas concert

LAS VEGAS massacre took a toll of 60 lives and...

Banning nets for Hilsa fishing

THE government has already imposed a ban on nets to...

River pollution and its effects on life

THE other day I was reading a news item about...

Tackling Rohingya cildren's malnutrition

ROHINGYA children who have been entering Bangladesh along with their...

No more flyovers please!

SHOMA works at a government hospital and goes to her...