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The Financial Express

A macro-economic review

The macro-economic condition of a nation is an index of...

Nobel Peace prize: The Suu Kyi aberration

Because conflict is so perpetual, peace-making has become its hand-maiden...

Intangible assets: Economic goodwill in the 21st century

"A disproportionate number of the great business fortunes built up...

Rohingya crisis: Invoking International Genocide Law

"…Any time you find the government involved in a conspiracy...

India and Japan forge strategic alliance against China

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's two-day (September 13-14) visit to...

IT is fuelling wealth and income inequality

For more than 30 years in advanced economies, particularly the...

Defeating non-state violent actors

After the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the US soil, there...

Centenary of evergreen Sarat publications

Except the serious readers of Saratchandra Chattopadhyay (1876-1938), most of...

Hasina crosses the Rohingya Rubicon - its implications

It was a bold move that might, in retrospect, constitute...

Jobloss-free technology progression is basically a myth

BBC recently reported that 'India is resisting the push towards...

Amendments to tax laws—a critique

To recall, the National Budget for the fiscal year 2017-2018...

Education Day 2017: In support of humanity, human rights, human resource development

Today is September 17, the `Education Day'. This year the...

Rohingya crisis: Albatross around the nation's neck?

Calling the recent flare-up of the simmering Rohingya refugee crisis...

Live in Bengali with full spirit

All languages are sweet to their patrons, but none can...

The anatomy of illiberal capitalism

Populists such as US President Donald Trump and de facto...

Post-socialism Europe: Populism benefits from centre-left defections

Centre-left party pressure has become a transatlantic malaise, and not...

Trump finally plunges into Afghan quicksand

President Trump, after much oscillation, decided on August 21 to...

Seventh Plan: Focus on job creation, employment expansion

The core theme of the 7th Five Year Plan (FYP...

Remembering a visionary socio-health reformer

National Professor Dr Muhammed Ibrahim, a great and successful physician,...

Rohingyas victims of ethnic cleansing: Myanmar junta looks for fall guy

An unprecedented ethnic-cleansing campaign, almost akin to a pogrom, has...

Salinity intrusion - threat to water safety

On July 31, 2017, ministers, senior government officials, businesses, representatives...

How thoughts can dictate economy

Noted economist Professor Abul Barkat has brought out a book...

The rising ferocity of floods, the aftermaths

After playing havoc with vast swathes of the country's north...