World Environment Day 2016: Go Wild for Life

World Environment Day (WED) is the United Nations' most important...

The gender issue in development work

S. M. Rayhanul Islam Module: Gender and Development Published by...

The epic journey of Nurjahan Begum

Although it sounds far-fetched, we feel tempted to link the...

GRI conference opens up a new era of corporate disclosure

The 5th GRI Global Conference held on May 18-20, 2016...

Remembering Nurjahan Begum

Born in East Bengal in 1925 during the British rule...

Taxing income from house property

  Dispute regarding annual value and income from housing property has...

Reforms a must for settling taxation disputes

For quite some time, the world has been observing an...

Towards a fruitful teaching profession

S. M. Rayhanul Islam ______________________ The Right to Education and...

A scathing view of red-tape corruption

Syed Mahbubur Rashid _____________________ Gods of Corruption By Promilla Shankar...

Coping with the demon called drug abuse

Many species in the animal world are said to be...

Leveraging private sector tools for sustainable economic development

One of many strategies for economic development is making businesses...

Erdogan\'s misplaced sympathy for Bangladesh war criminals

While Pakistan went through a rather subdued routine of protesting...

Supply side, demand side, or innovation side?

It has become impossible to deny the so-called secular stagnation...

Getting rid of fossil fuels

There is a massive global movement against using fossil fuels...

Hiroshima with or without remorse?

The announcement that US President Barack Obama's visit to Japan...

Poor SSC results of rural schools need a rethink

The dismal passing rate of rural secondary schools in the...

Outlining strategy to deal with NTMs

Non-Tariff Measures (NTMs) have become a very big concern for...

The economic consequences of Brexit

Those campaigning for Britain to exit the European Union (EU)...

New VAT Law and the issue of multiple rates

The Value Added Tax and Supplementary Duty Act, 2012 (the...

Remedial provisions of Artha Rin Adalat Ain 2003

Equality before the law stands for application of the same...

Uniqueness of Tagore, his relevance to our times

Seventy-five years after the death of Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) the...

Youth employment for inclusive development

_____________________________________ Global Employment Trends for Youth 2015: Scaling up investments...

Reducing wealth inequality through financing SMEs

According to a research conducted recently by Credit Suisse, Oxfam...