Garment industry boom leaving workers behind

Although Bangladesh has made remarkable recent strides like building green...

The changing retail market landscape

Over the past decade, the story of the Bangladesh retail...

Rewriting rules of romantic attraction

One of the most elusive dating tactics since the beginning...

A BMW, a death and lane for VIPs

The killing of a man under the wheel of a...

On President Berset's visit

Switzerland has all the elements to generate envy among other...

The battle starts at school

Just before sundown on Jan. 30, a group of women...

Enhancing mobile money transfer

Once upon a time, not so long ago, the people...

Getting reconnected with old boys

The venue is the grassy open lawn of the Teachers...

Shimky: Return of the singing bird

They all gathered there to welcome her back. Despite being...

Potential threat to human security

Human security, a non-conventional security, denotes the human dignity. The...

The necessity of net neutrality

As citizens are living in a globalised world where physical...

Purnima proves a few points for her and her kind

Purnima Rani Sheel, the girl from Ullapara in Sirajganj, has...

Consequences of poor human security

Bangladesh, a country of tropical weather, enjoys moderate winter. Conversely...

Stunting teens' psychological development

What do you do first when you wake up?  For...

Of the great Greek builders

Greeks were great builders. They developed their structure and architecture...

LDC graduation: Bangladesh makes good progress

The Istanbul Programme of Action set a difficult goal in...

The North Korean-US stand-off: Will Trump 'make deal' with Kim?

North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un in his new year address...

Missing Country of the Year title

That Bangladesh came within a whisker of winning the Country...

Coping with the monster of corruption

We have been harping on a matter relating to the...

Responsibility of society to the elderly

The Division for Social Policy and Development Ageing of United...

Challenges lie in coordination

Bangladesh is undeniably the world's most disaster - prone country....

What to watch in 2018    

Professional forecasters like to say that making predictions is difficult,...

Treatment of cardiac diseases can be less costly

The National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) is known as...