Tofail Ahmed | The Daily Star
  • Tofail Ahmed

  • National Pension Scheme

    Constitutionally, Bangladesh is claimed to be a 'Welfare State". The welfare provisions so far adopted proved effective and paved the way for doing more by
  • City elections: A window of opportunity

    The doors are closed, but a small window seems to be open. It could be a silver lining, it may show a feeble light on the other side of
  • Local Government – another Casualty of Deadlock

    THE year 2014 and the 10th Parliamentary election are turning points in the political history of Bangladesh.
  • Local government and economic development

    Local Government Institutions (LGIs), Local Administration (LA) and local Community Based Organisations (CBOs) evolved, emerged and developed throughout the globe as manifestations of a historical conjuncture particularly situated at time and space.