Anti-ulcerants dominate pharma market

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Nightmare of the public buses

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Containing the populist contagion

With populism seemingly going viral in the advanced economies, the...

Human development deserves more attention than GDP growth

Bangladesh should now shift its focus from Gross Domestic Product...

The crisis-ridden identity of V S Naipaul

It turned out to be a memorable experience to see...

Demonetisation drama in India

Before the shock waves generated by Donald Trump's triumph over...

Foreign aid and Bangladesh scenario

Various donor countries and agencies have provided Bangladesh with substantial...

Strengthening bilateral economic cooperation with Iran

Since the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) was signed...

Rural infrastructure versus agriculture

It is due to abject lack of appropriate policies that...

Sanctions and the risk to the dollar

How can the US respond to cyber attacks by foreign...

There is no legal standing for CSR

A conference titled Business and Economics: Reinventing Business for the...

Universities run without VCs

Complaints against private universities in this country are often raucous...

Now that it is Donald Trump, what\'s next?

American President-elect Donald Trump has literally trumped the global mainstream...

Trump\'s foreign policy outlook: A critique

The success of foreign policy depends on many factors. Internal...

Missing the pulse

Beyond the bickering, nastiness and stomach turning rhetoric, politicians have...

Trump draws interesting predictions and a parallel

Donald Trump is perhaps one president-elect in US history whose...

Is primary education a fundamental human right for citizens?

Education has been considered a human right through the Universal...

Global leadership: Of fat cats, mice and vice

History is riddled with too many instances of turmoil unnecessarily...

Hijab controversy: Champion beneath the veil

I don't know about you all, but I am pretty...

SDGs implementation: The role of social enterprises

Governments and the UN system have an enormous responsibility in...

Can global capitalism be saved?

The politics of economic anxiety has now driven the electorates...

South Korea seeks preservation of strategic stability in Far East Asia

The Republic of Korean (ROK) has assumed a pro-active role...

Insurance claims: The doctrine of proximate cause

Last week a friend called me to say that his...