Much more than a life story

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Youth labour market around the world: An overview

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From Kafkaesque celebration of loneliness to the British Ministry of Loneliness

Conceiving of a government department dealing with loneliness would have...

Nurul Islam: The accidental economist

Professor Nurul Islam, the accidental economist, as he deems himself...

Addressing governance issues of the telecom industry

Often-cited success criteria of market-led reform of the telecom sector...

Simplifying the process of tax refunds

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Social media in election campaign  

Social media is comparatively a new form of communication around...

Iran protests highlight issues of good governance and accountability

Different views have been expressed by analysts as to why...

Iran: The people have spoken up

Sudden protests in the second largest Iranian city of Mashhad...

A single book that can change your life in 2018!

Andrew Carnegie, a very well-known American industrialist, business magnate and...

Cleansing minds of pollution

Creative pursuits are activities that most of the artists prefer...

Trump blames Obama for postponing his UK visit!

Who would have believed that Washington would become anything like...

Thousands still dying at sea en route to Europe

Amid concerns that 160 people may have drowned while attempting...

Curbing bad loans: Streamlining the banking system

Banks are central to the monetary system of a country....

Modernising the bonded warehouse system

Bangladesh has made significant achievements in attaining the Millennium Development...

Resuscitating Africa's healthcare

In late October, the International Federation of Red Cross and...

India today and Nehru's secularism

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was like a principal character of a...

Preservation of ruins: The climate factor

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The paradox of growth and inequality

The term "economic development" typically refers to the improvement in...

Islamic banking: Meeting the global standard

In Islamic banks, depositors who deposit for sharing profit or...

Making state-owned banks viable, allowing them to charge fees for services to the government

The private sector has been exploring in recent months overseas...

Acquiring technology to increase competitiveness

Most enterprises in the country have no Research & Development...

Nepal's Left alliance creates new paradigm

Election results in Nepal in December, 2017 took by surprise...