Shell-shocked by death of 10 devotees

Lax security arrangement unpardonable

We are aghast at the deaths of 10 devotees due to a stampede during a bathing ritual for Hindu pilgrims in Narayanganj.

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Brazen occupation of public space

Free all roads plagued by encroachment

Placement of heavy construction material on the intersection between Road 98 of Gulshan and the DCC market for more than two months

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Today's Pick

Opinion

Milia Ali

The bonds that bind

The Independence Day celebrations across the country, combined with the national euphoria created by the Bangladesh Cricket team's

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Md. Asadullah Khan
Md. Asadullah Khan

Green technology is key to sustainable development

Angers that seemed exaggerated and distant even a decade ago -- global warming, ozone depletion, desertification and even

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Air Vice Marshal (Retd.) A. K. Khandker

Strategy and tactics of the Liberation War

Here we publish an excerpt from Air Vice Marshal ( Retd.) A. K. Khandker's speech on the strategy and tactics of the Liberation War.

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Khalid Shams

A legacy of excellence in public service

The passed away quietly and unheralded. Probably, that was how he would have preferred to go, after having courageously and gracefully

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Hasan Hafizur Rahman

Bangladesh's Liberation War -- Documents and History

Here we publish an excerpt from Hasan Hafizur Rahman's introduction to History of Bangladesh War of Independence: Documents, the largest collection of the Liberation War documents.

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Kuldip Nayar

Saffronisation of secularism

NOT many in Pakistan, still fewer in India, recalled that this March 23 marked the 75th year of the Muslim League's resolution to demand partition of India.

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Nizamuddin Ahmed

An ad for a people

NO one was spitting on the street, right, left and centre. Sometimes the wind can take it backwards, I have discovered to my obvious displeasure.

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Letters

Comments

I salute him; he is a real leader. It shows that there are still some people with principles.

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Digital archive of agricultural theses

A digital archive of agricultural theses and journals of Bangladesh has been set up under a sub-project of the Higher Education Quality

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Will the Palestinians get justice from ICC?

We have learnt from a news report that the Palestinians are going to file a complaint in the International Criminal Court against Israel

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Medical negligence

This refers to the article, "To deal with medical negligence" (March 16). Medical negligence is a man-made calamity for both the victim and patient's family.

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Undeserving students in MEPhI

Building the Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) is not the only job Rosatom (State Nuclear Energy Corporation of Russia) does.

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An ad for a people

NO one was spitting on the street, right, left and centre. Sometimes the wind can take it backwards, I have discovered to my obvious displeasure.

Bangabandhu

Intrepid Bangabandhu

AS the nation celebrates the forty-fourth Independence Day grateful Bangladeshis need to remember Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the intrepid architect of our freedom struggle.

The intellectual organisation of political hatreds

The brain is connected to the body in a crisscross fashion. The left side of the brain controls the right side of the body and the right side controls the left.

Dhirendranath Dutta

On Independence Day newspapers and television channels run all kinds of stories and biographies on people who galvanised the cause for our independence from Pakistan,

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