• Attaining 'lower middle income' status

    It is no doubt a hopeful sign for Bangladesh that it has graduated from a low income status to a lower middle income one (LMIC) according to the World Bank's classification.

  • Stop plying faulty vessels

    We are used to hearing assurances offered by the operators of various transport services as well as the relevant authorities in the administration that faulty vessels would not be allowed to run, particularly during the Eid holidays.

  • Finance Minister's bold admission

    The Finance Minister's exasperation in parliament, over the government's inability to take punitive action against a top official of Sonali Bank for his involvement in the Hallmark loan scam as well as of those in the Basic Bank scam...

  • Cops' devious fund raising

    We are taken aback by the news that some personnel of Barisal Metropolitan Police (BMP) were involved in creating a joint bribe fund as speed money for promotion.

  • Wheat scandal continues

    In a surprise turn of events, the Brazilian wheat imported under certification by the ministry of food to be safe for human consumption has hit a snag.



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