Birthday of a dreamer

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the famous Latin American novelist  once remarked:...

Protectionism damaging for global economy

The Group of 20 (G-20) major economies has sent a...

Regional tourism for win-win dividends

Much is made about the exclusive genre of  highly-customised tourist ...

The sufferings of city dwellers when it rains

The newspaper photos depicting the pitiable conditions of roads and...

Aquatic disaster in Sunamganj haors

The sight of dead fish, other aquatic creatures and even...

Why should our fish die in such scales?

Water is life. But when water is used to punish...

Of strikes and people\'s sufferings

Perhaps few countries in the world allow wildcat strikes in...

Terrorism: A tool to influence election

The whole Europe, especially France, is under constant threat of...

Removing deterrents down the road of a roaring tiger

The April 11, 2017 issue of the World Economic Forum...

Financing key to reaching everyone, everywhere with water & sanitation

Eighteen months ago, UN member-states pledged a new set of...

Globalisation in trouble: RTA the second best option

This is a difficult time for multilateralism, more so for...

A disquieting situation in Europe

The presidential election in France has emerged disquieting for the...

US tilts towards China on North Korea

North Korea would have been nothing but an irritant to...

Alleviating sufferings of Haor people

When the residents of Dhaka were celebrating the Bengali New...

Need to safeguard the EU GSP facility

Following a grim warning from the European Union (EU) of...

Inclusive policy in education

The Prime Minister at a recent meeting with teachers of...

Accountability at last

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has maintained measured silence and let...

Opening up of opportunities: Can Bangladesh win the race?

If slow and steady are the key to win a...

Riding on cheating, exploitation and tyranny

When some glimmers of hope peek through the gloomy public...

Will immigration become an engine of growth?

Many of the immigration debates now raging around the world...

Poultry sector needs props

The 10th International Poultry Show, held recently in Dhaka, has...

Celebration but under threat

Time is not only uncertain, it is treacherous too. Living...

Ending Myanmar\'s blame game

Human-rights abuses in Myanmar's Rakhine state have led to mounting...