Elusive winter and the implications

The country has stepped into the last week of the...

Dialogue on forming a credible EC

The 13-point proposal for formation of a new Election Commission...

The end of AIDS

The AIDS pandemic claimed around 36 million lives between 1981...

Growing demand to categorise willful default as a criminal act

Broadly, a financial crime could either be an internal fraud...

Costs of migration can outweigh dividends!

The projected remittance inflow estimated at $25 billion in  half...

Austerity in water use

Water experts have long been sounding alarms against receding ground...

Americans seek corporal punishment ban

Renowned organisations and professional individuals throughout the United States of...

On Rupee demonetisation in India

Monetisation of paper money is done simply by passing an...

Sustaining the Trump rally

Donald Trump's victory in the United States' presidential election surprised...

Anti-ulcerants dominate pharma market

Bangladesh is a densely populated poor country in South Asia...

Nightmare of the public buses

  Public bus is considered as the most efficient mode of...

Containing the populist contagion

With populism seemingly going viral in the advanced economies, the...

Human development deserves more attention than GDP growth

Bangladesh should now shift its focus from Gross Domestic Product...

The crisis-ridden identity of V S Naipaul

It turned out to be a memorable experience to see...

Demonetisation drama in India

Before the shock waves generated by Donald Trump's triumph over...

Foreign aid and Bangladesh scenario

Various donor countries and agencies have provided Bangladesh with substantial...

Strengthening bilateral economic cooperation with Iran

Since the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) was signed...

Rural infrastructure versus agriculture

It is due to abject lack of appropriate policies that...

Sanctions and the risk to the dollar

How can the US respond to cyber attacks by foreign...

There is no legal standing for CSR

A conference titled Business and Economics: Reinventing Business for the...

Universities run without VCs

Complaints against private universities in this country are often raucous...

Now that it is Donald Trump, what\'s next?

American President-elect Donald Trump has literally trumped the global mainstream...

Trump\'s foreign policy outlook: A critique

The success of foreign policy depends on many factors. Internal...