Food systems at a crossroads in South Asia

According to Washington-based International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the...

Strategic intent in democracy  

The school of thought that supports change to the process...

Emotional intelligence and international relations

Travis Bradberry may have one dandy of an answer to...

Problems farmers facing in harvesting crops  

Now is the peak harvest season in the country. The...

Elegy on 'prantor' of the bygone days    

The word 'prantor' in Bangla is unique to the language....

Rohingya crisis: OIC needs to play a proactive role

Established in Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco, on September 12, 1969...

Macron's Pacific visit: Bolstering anti-China alliance

French President Emmanuel Macron faced with high unemployment (close to...

The needle in the haystack    

It would appear that even smokescreens can't be created with...

More efforts needed for universal financial inclusion

A recent World Bank (WB) report has revealed that nearly...

Koreans seek peace and Trump wants credit

At last good sense has prevailed on North Korean leader...

Misdirected benefits?  

The government's car loan scheme for its officials holding the...

Reduce air pollution to induce life span

The air quality of Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh,...

Education: Imparted, guided—not for sale

Graffiti used to be a powerful tool, in terms of...

Tourism can change Bangladesh's face    

We have seen two oft-repeated things centring around  our approach...

Energy security should be the priority

Recent trends are indicating the ever growing need for recognising...

Fixing minimum wage for RMG workers  

The ready-made garment (RMG) workers have long been pressing for...

Ambitious but a milepost at least

Bhutan is the only country in the world where smoking...

Reviving the architectural beauty of the JS                    

A signboard on the south-western side of the Jatyio Sangsad...

Frugal innovations face sustainability problem

Innovation stands for new idea of process or product to...

Protection from lightning strikes  

Deaths from lightning strikes have been a common occurrence in...

Unequal rules

The luxurious foliage that formed such a pleasant natural barrier...

Ten Weimar lessons

Since the establishment of the Federal Republic of Germany in...

Is growth a synonym for development?  

Bangladesh has been consistently achieving a growth rate of over...