Sino-Philippine rapprochement draws ire from certain quarters

During President Xi Jinping's visit to Manila, some 30 bilateral...

Another nail in the coffin

That consumer convenience goes for a toss is nothing new....

DT: Articulating the gloom

Given that there are three possibilities to the outcome of...

The world has failed children in conflict zones

This Human Rights Day (December 10) marks the 70th anniversary...

Banking industry: Bangladesh perspective

Banking industry of Bangladesh has achieved remarkable momentum over the...

COP24 and greater awareness of climate change

The UN Climate Change Conference (COP24) began on December 03...

G20 Summit 2018: A pause in trade war or a spin

As the G20 Summit was being held in Buenos Aires,...

Human mind and its effect on behaviour

The human mind is the most complex system in living...

Call for a win-win framework at COP24

An African delegation is in the Polish city of Katowice...

G20 summit calls for WTO reform

The G20 two-day annual Summit (November 30 and December 01)...

George H.W. Bush - the man who ended the cold war in a peaceful way

Former US President George Herbert Walker Bush died late Friday...

Taking up the challenge of SDGs implementation

Bangladesh's success stories are highly recognised across the world these...

Climate change does not spare even migratory birds

Owing to the continued hunting of migratory birds during winter,...

Political economy: Bangladesh perspective

Political economy focuses on the links between economy, politics, and...

When use of water outstrips its supply

Eminent environment specialist Erik Stokstad has nicely summarised the global...

Imported LNG: Bracing for gas rates rationalisation

Rupantarita Prakritic Gas Company Limited (RPGCL), a subsidiary of Petrobangla,...

Asia-Pacific takes stock of development targets

Ministers and senior policymakers across Asia and the Pacific are...

Two sides of AI

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been a subject of headline news...

Culture, migration and the rise of nationalism

The recent rise of nationalism in some western countries has...

Nationalists of the world, unite?

Steve Bannon's extensive travels in Europe this year have not...

The changing looks of Dhaka

If Dhaka had not been afflicted by its debilitating traffic...

Plans, performances and perils

Since the assumption of power by Awami League (AL) in...

The disappearance of farmlands

Agriculture is the major economic activity in Bangladesh. But this...