Rohingya repatriation: Building up pressure on Myanmar

International media outlets have reported last month and this month...

Girdling gridlocks: From an age of mass production to the denial of mass consumption

Rarely in living memory has any calendar year started so...

Deforestation, land degradation and global warming

Deforestation and forest degradation account for approximately 17 per cent...

The Brexit impasse continues

British Prime Minister Theresa May's proposed Brexit deal was voted...

Graphite to graphene — Sri Lanka's path to innovation

Like many other developing countries, Sri Lanka has also the...

The case for residential universities and JU

The 48th founding anniversary of Jahangirnagar University, the country's only...

Creativity in education and beyond

Over the course of history, human creativity has moved hand...

A closer look at the World Bank's sizable China portfolio

China continues to borrow an average of $2.0 billion a...

The Rohingya - the forgotten genocide of our time

The Rohingya are a minority community living in Rakhine State...

Dynamics of One Belt One Road

The Kunming Initiative, which is known as "BCIM (Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar) Economic...

Bedeys leaving their traditional boat-homes, let the boat drift away aimlessly

'Bedey' children attending classes at primary schools on the city...

Launch of Bangabandhu-1 satellite: From Mujib to Sajeeb

With its GDP growth rate at 7.86 per cent in...

Justice Murshed: The legend

The Late Justice Syed Mahbub Murshed became a legend through...

Climate change: Complex challenges for agriculture

The unusually hot summer of 2018 showed that climate change...

Transportation systems: Teething problem of trade digitisation

International trade transactions and associated services are highly regulated. The...

Insurance coverage in Bangladesh: A long way to go

The major concerns for the nation can be grouped under...

Trump's Syria withdrawal - two sides of the decision

President Donald Trump's announced withdrawal of US forces from Syria...

Social realism in Mrinal Sen's cinema

The last of the legendary South Asian film makers' trio...

Crowdfunding: Developing policy and regulatory framework

As the crowdfunding industry grows, several legal issues, risks, and...

Bangladesh's stakes in Asian economic integration

Most economies from the Asian and the Pacific regions maintained...

Can new banks really contribute to the economy?

Currently, there are 64 banks in Bangladesh, including both scheduled...

Is cancelling Brexit now inevitable?

In times of political turmoil, events can move from impossible...

Deaths of three cultural figures in December

The deaths of three brilliant figures in the country's field...