Reducing sufferings of home-bound people  

PEOPLE staying in different cities go to their native villages...

Tigers stun the Aussies  

IT was like a dream come true. Bangladesh beat Australia...

Corruption  

CORRUPTION in our country is too widespread and deep rooted...

Rising incidents of kidnapping  

IT was shocking to know from media reports that in...

Child labour: A painful reality  

I often go to a motor garage and see a...

Learning Chinese is easy and a great fun  

MANDARIN or Chinese is one of the most spoken languages...

Galloping house rent  

MOST people living in Dhaka do not have their own...

Increasing stipend amount  

THE government of Bangladesh has been providing stipends to meritorious...

Is rape contagious?

RECENT incidents of rape have surprised the entire nation. The...

Sad realities in hospitals, clinics

THE write-up on 'unethical practices' of physicians by Mr. Zahid...

Whither student politics

THE STUDENT life is the most important part of a...

Blood donation

DONATION of blood is not just a quality but a...

Blood donation

DONATION of blood is not just a quality but a...

Noise pollution: A serious threat to human health

NOISE pollution is a silent killer. The source of most...

Education for rural women 

WOMEN are considered nation builders as they are the first...

Quit smoking and start life anew

I gave up smoking about nine years ago and I...

Stop torturing children 

CHILDREN in our country are subjected to torture both inside...

The simplicity day helps us de-cluster our life

SIMPLICITY DAY is celebrated every year on July 12. The...

Consumer rights: Awareness is the key

PROTECTION of consumer rights is important as it protects the...

Removing stairs from Hanif flyover

FLYOVERS in busiest cities are built to reduce traffic jam...

Urgent facelift needed for Dhaka airport 

SHAHJALAL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT at Dhaka lacks many facilities befitting an...

Ridesharing: A new spice for digital dab

RIDESHARING is the sharing of vehicles by passengers to reduce...

Expansion of engineering education

AFTER 46 years of independence Bangladesh now makes ocean-going ships,...