• Cyclone passes with relief

    We breathe a sigh of relief that the main strength of Komen did not make landfall on Bangladesh soil. That coupled with effective cyclone

  • Yet another gang rape of teenage girl

    We are appalled at the news of yet another gang rape of a teenage girl in the capital, only a week after a similar horrific incident took place

  • Study on child labour, child marriage

    It is worrying, to say the least, that more than 1.4 million children in Bangladesh do not or cannot attend schools, with an estimated 1 million children of the age 10-14 engaged in labour.

  • End of 68 years of statelessness

    At long last an historical aberration related to the demarcation of land boundary between Bangladesh and India has been corrected.

  • Fear in Raozan minorities

    It is indeed disconcerting to see that the minorities living in Raozan area in Chittagong, once terrorised by Salahuddin Quader Choudhury, continue to still live in a state of fear of retribution.



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