River gypsies

RIVER gypsies are a roaming community living in Bangladesh usually...

HC orders for compensation

I am very glad and welcome the rule by High...

Supreme Court\'s historic decision

AS a citizen of this country, I was glad to...

Price increase of cheap cigarettes: A praiseworthy step

IT is good to know that the government is contemplating...

Man versus machine

FOLLOWING the Malaysian Airline's latest air crash, a fascinatingly detailed...

Unusual price hike before Ramadan

THE holy month of Ramadan is yet to arrive, but...

Open manholes

There are countless open manholes in the city. Those are...

Rain is synonym for sufferings

RAIN is a blessing for us particularly during the summer...

Donald Trump and Egypt air crash

DONALD Trump, the Republican candidate in the US presidential election,...

Quit smoking and enjoy better health

SMOKING once picked up is very difficult to quit. Most...

Autism needs care and attention

AUTISM is a developmental disorder, characterized by impaired social interaction....

IT sector: Storehouse of immense potential

THE internet has become an integral part of our life...

Publication of names of stipend recipients

TO encourage and support financially the meritorious students in each...

An American friend of Bangladesh dies

FOREIGN friend of Bangladesh, author, and staunch opponent of corporal...

\'No\' to tobacco

THE world observes "No tobacco day" with the help of...

IPL: Heading towards an exciting finish

THE Indian Premier League (IPL) has created a magic among...

Shocking humiliation of a teacher

THE whole nation was rudely shocked to see the headmaster...

An appeal to doctors

BANGLADESH is a country of financially weak population. More than...

Only light of education can remove global terrorism

TERRORISM has assumed ominous proportions globally and we need to...

Reading stimulates our minds

READING books is a very good habit as it not...

Qualifications for bank jobs

FOLLOWING a directive issued by the Bangladesh Bank (BB) asking...

Inside our prisons

I was shocked to read about the sufferings of the...

Facebook addiction

FACEBOOK is at present the most popular social network around...