Flourishing rural economic units

Findings of a country-wide survey conducted by the Bangladesh Bureau...

Poverty reduction: The other side of the coin

Income-poverty level has declined over time as established by quantitative...

Are police unaccountable?

'Macher raja ilish ar desher raja police' (Hilsha is the...

Streamlining healthcare services

Instead of improvement, country's overall healthcare services have further deteriorated....

Coming out of black hole of depression

A Mail Online story on Stephen Hawking has given an...

Cutting yield rates of savings certificates

The trend of investment in the country continued to remain...

In and out of poverty

Poverty can both be persistent or short-lived adducible to structural...

Seizing potential of pharma sector

Amid the gloom in many spheres of international trade, caused...

Perils of \"Green Revolution\"

'Harmful pesticides in four vegetables' screamed the headline of the...

Strides towards higher growth

World Bank Senior Vice President and chief economist Dr Kaushik...

Is DITF a misnomer?

Dhaka hosts two month-long fairs annually in successive months. If...

What stock investors expect of 2016

The year 2015, especially the last few months of the...

Shifting trends in rural economic activities

A survey conducted by the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS)...

Waking up to a strong quake

Bangladesh on Monday woke up to a 6.7 earthquake, the...

DNCC tames the defiant

'Where there is a will, there is a way' is...

Rationalising prices of petroleum products

The government last week reduced the price of A-1 jet...

Slump in Gulf sends wake-up call

In this age of globalisation, any development taking place anywhere...

Let 2016 be a defining year

The concept of a yearly cycle has gone through several...

Ray of hope for stock investors

For long there had been many regulatory holes in the...

How to salvage remaining Doha issues

Now that the Doha issues, fondly dubbed DDA (Doha Development...

Poura polls: Ill-matched enthusiasm?

Any type of polling, be at the local or national...

Senior citizens in a sorry plight

Many good decisions of the government remain confined in official...

A mental malaise getting better of rationality

"Move away, or I'll crush you", threatened a bus driver....