Shamim Ashraf

May 30, 2015
May 30, 2015

Dhaka points at 'external factors'

Challenging a general perception of the cause of illegal migration from the country, Bangladesh yesterday insisted that poverty is not

May 29, 2015
May 29, 2015

A trip down the path of horror

The four were in a hurry, had little time to bargain for the cricket bat's price. Most excited among them, Nur Alam pulled out his moneybag hurriedly, paid Tk 300 and almost snatched the bat from the salesman.

May 25, 2015
May 25, 2015

Rohingya issue stands in way

Thailand, despite being at the core of the current boatpeople crisis, finds it difficult to discuss the issue with Myanmar which does not recognise Rohingyas as its citizens, said Thailand's security chief.

May 25, 2015
May 25, 2015

'Mastermind in Myanmar'

One of the “masterminds” behind cross-border trafficking is now hiding in Myanmar, according to Thai sources.

May 22, 2015
May 22, 2015

4G rollout to double the number of internet users: Huawei

China's leading ICT solution provider Huawei yesterday said the deployment of the fourth generation of mobile data technology could quickly double the number of mobile internet users in Bangladesh.