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The last weeks of the Liberation War

It was a matter of luck for many to have...

Loan documentation: Security the prime concern

A loan in default presents the ultimate test of the...

ADB remains the partner of choice for climate action

As they extend their power grids, build more roads and...

Keeping away non-communicable diseases

It is 7pm. 45-year-old Masud, a senior who is thriving...

East Pakistan versus Bangladesh: Twice a winning price!

It is not a Guinness Book type of statistic, but...

Seizing opportunity of 'Apparel 4.0'

The world today is beefing up on cross-fertilisation of technology-uptake...

Dual role of social media: Curbing its abuses

A storm has been blowing within the international political paradigm...

Ready or not, we are entering an age of adaptation

When I think of the incredible challenges we must confront...

Low interest rate regime: The sign of the time

At this point in time, wherever one looks at the...

Need for meaningful reforms in the University of Dhaka  

The University of Dhaka, the oldest and largest one in...

Sustainable metropolitan growth: Developing a living infrastructure plan

Imagine Bangladesh as a sprawling megapolis. It may very well...

Kim signals more confrontational stance with new horse ride, rare party meeting

Kim Jong Un mounted a white horse again as North...

RMG: Branding Bangladesh following Japanese model

Marketing plays a significant role in familiarising particular product/service in...

Lawsuit against Myanmar over Rohingya genocide: Hearings at ICJ scheduled to start Dec 10

On November 11, the Gambia filed a lawsuit against Myanmar...

Supply-side economics and poverty reduction – A critique

There are two competing economic policies - supply side and...

Achieving development and winning disability together

Today, December 03 marks the International Day of Persons with...

Soul-searching as the 1971 generation leaves the stage

As December knocks, one cannot help but scroll back-pages to...

The case against unconscionable and growing inequality

The recent outrage, manifested in various unrests such as the...

Firsthand assessment of makeshift Indo-Bangla border haats  

In 2011, the governments of Bangladesh and India formally opened...

COP25 begins today: 5 things to know  

Climate change is happening-the world is already 1.1°C warmer than...

Russia's growing engagement with Africa

Russia's inter-active presence in Syria, Turkey and Iran has drawn...

Earth system alert: We are on the cusp of a dangerous planetary shift

More than 600 cities have announced measures to tackle climate...

Accumulating economic rumbles  

With the Indian economic growth-rate now predicted to slip to...