• Child brutalised once again!

    Yet again, we are confronted with the appalling news of 12-year-old boy tied to a tree and beaten mercilessly by more than one person, apparently as 'punishment for theft'.

  • Shocking student behaviour in SUST

    Every new day the Chhatra League's excess, it seems, takes a new dimension. Last Sunday, some unruly members of the student body assaulted some teachers of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology who were staging a sit-in demanding the resignation of the university's Vice Chancellor.

  • More Bangladeshis drowned

    Another 24 Bangladeshis are likely to have met their watery grave off the coast of foreign land thousands of miles away from home.

  • Gas and power price hikes

    There has been a growing public opinion building into crescendo demanding that the government reconsider energy regulatory commission's decision to raise gas and power tariff by 26.29 percent and 2.93 percent, respectively.

  • Encroachment on Turag's flood plains

    We are deeply concerned about the pathetic plight of the once ebullient River Turag, which has been reduced to a narrow stream over



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