Social insurance for RMG workers  

The latest protest by the country's ready-made garment (RMG) workers...

Bulging unused project aid    

The Power Division has, reportedly, suggested reduction in the volume...

A trade fair of sorts

The Dhaka International Trade Fair was launched to showcase Bangladeshi...

Gloom ahead of world economic storm

In light of the uncertainty caused by the US-China trade...

Redesigning trade policy as LDC graduation approaches

The new commerce minister has assumed office with a lot...

Stabilising rice market

As the rice price still remains high, the poor people...

Historic firsts in the 116th US Congress  

The 116th United States Congress was sworn in on January...

UN lambasted on high-level appointments

The world's developing countries, comprising over two-thirds of the 193...

Child labour increasing in agriculture sector globally  

Of late, child labour is increasingly becoming a matter of...

Italy's writing on the wall

As the home of both the Roman Empire and the...

National kite flying festival  

On Friday last Dhaka witnessed a special treat at Suhrawardy...

Planned withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan - its implications

No way out of the terrible Afghan impasse is in...

Heroes of mass upsurge and people's war  

The recent death of yet another Language Movement hero in...

The political crisis in France

French President Emmanuel Macron appears to be struggling at the...

Making bedrooms free of television    

The two decades between 1990 and 2010 saw most middle...

Predicament of landslide electoral victory

The ruling Awami League scored a landslide victory in the...

Wasting public fund on sick SoEs    

It would be yet another example of wasting taxpayers' money...

Populism versus left politics in the wake of technological change

The main political beneficiaries of the social and economic fractures...

Web-based real-time monitoring of dredging

It's a good piece of news that the government is...

Policy on protecting farmers' interests      

With the aim of shielding the country's farmers from high-cost...

Impunity is not the answer  

The Swiss banking system defies the basic tenets of democracy...

Menu for 2019: Investment - between risk & risqué

With authority and assurance, Michael S. Schwartz clarified how investors...

'No' to bringing electoral process to disrepute  

If election campaign was marked by some stray incidents of...