Yemen continues to draw attention for wrong reasons

The end of September has seen Saudi Arabia and its...

Bracing for the dust invasion  

The Dhaka-dwellers who are physically or mentally allergic to dust...

Promoting standards to be competitive

Valuing standards is yet to be a strong point in...

Streamlining tax holiday policy  

Tax Holiday (TH) is a temporary relief of tax on...

Risk management framework helps financial stability

Almost all companies, with the banking ones in particular, face...

Great display of devotion to (unofficial) duty!    

Almost everyone, starting from top policymakers down to banking sector...

From Slumdog Millionaire to Crazy Rich Asians: Continental roulette?

Behind their catchy titles, the Slumdog Millionaire and Crazy Rich...

The blight of mental illness: Need for counseling

Around 4,500 people commit suicide every year in Britain, says...

Falling trend in manpower export: Tasks ahead

With steep decline in manpower export to the Middle East,...

America - one country divided by two cultures

America continues to be in a state of civil war....

Banking sector: Not something to take the eyes off

With less than three months to go before the mandatory...

The stage set for human resource development    

That we keep a shinier sheen than Pakistan and even...

A test for populism

The new wave of far-right nationalism sweeping Europe comes across...

Not to be duped by digital entertainment  

Bangladesh has witnessed a massive development over the past 10...

Is education sufficient to address child marriage?

The conventional wisdom suggests that education is the 'gun' to...

South Asians living in vulnerable climates

Effects of climate change, largely caused by rapid industrialisation and...

India displays geo-strategic autonomy

The last two months have witnessed India's politicians and geo-strategists...

Trump's North American trade charade

When the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) was announced, it was...

In praise of egg

Why does egg refer, in general, to no other but...

Wary countdown to a big earthquake

The fast rate at which the impacts of climate change...

Growth cannot be sustainable without proper institutional development

Economic growth is a cherished goal for a state, developed...

Two trendsetting pioneers in tennis and table tennis  

Following the independence of Bangladesh in 1971, there were hopes...

Authoritarian quacks

Why do conspiracy theories so often receive their strongest support...