Spectre of salinity in coastal belt  

The phenomenon of climate change is taking its toll in terms of salinity intrusion in the coastal areas of Bangladesh. As an inevitable consequence, it will gradually extend towards inland water and soil. Salinity is therefore an environmental problem which...

Cultural intelligence (CQ): the new IQ

Cultural Intelligence (CQ) is the capability to relate and work...

Outlook for cement industry in Bangladesh

Bangladesh has been experiencing an upsurge in the use of...

The second cashless era: Durability of transaction impulse

Future historians might look back on the 21st Century as...

Boosting the economic integration in South Asia

As the 10th South Asia Economic Summit (SAES) is taking...

The Trump administration's IP battle against China

In mid-August, President Trump asked US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer...

The eternal return of the plague

"Fearsome Plague Epidemic Strikes Madagascar." That recent New York Times...

Bill Gates’ letter about combating wealth inequality

According to Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report, 2017, only 8.6...

Drug abuse and antibiotic resistance

The World Antibiotic Awareness Week is now being observed in...

Understanding geopolitical perspective of terrorism

One may trace the origin of modern-day terrorism in the Middle East in the 1926 Balfour Declaration. Whether we exercise the option to choose our beginning by a process of selection by evolution or we were divinely ordained, man always has had the inherent skill of harming one another. Viewing...

Social media as tool for teaching-learning

Around the world digital technologies...

Hathurusingha resigns without a successor

Chandika Haturusingha's resignation that came...

The 5.0 per cent Agenda campaign

JOHANNESBURG - As the US...

The physicians need to honour Hippocratic Oath

The physicians in Bangladesh usually...