opinion

January 30, 2022
January 30, 2022

Call a spade a spade: education in Bangladesh

The Bangladeshi education system is a fragmented and struggling behemoth. What it needs is a comprehensive survey and scientific analysis, and policy implementation to mitigate the challenges...

December 2, 2021
December 2, 2021

An open letter to those who are tired of Dhaka

What are we even here for anyway?

August 5, 2021
August 5, 2021

Play Like a Girl

When it comes to sports or activities in PE classes, girls are usually left behind. Why?

April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016

Kalabagan killings: Nothing to panic, says DMP chief

Terming the twin murder of LGBT magazine editor Xulhaz Mannan and his friend Mahbub Tonoy as “isolated incident”, DMP commissioner advises people not to panic.

April 19, 2016
April 19, 2016

For T20, cricketers now loyal to money: Steve Waugh

Twenty20 cricket has spoiled the game and has turned cricketers “loyal to money rather than loyal to the team,” says Steve Waugh, former captain of Australia.

April 7, 2016
April 7, 2016

Opinion: When did private tuition become a crime?

Since when did private tuition become a crime? When did private tuition become synonymous to stealing, pick-pocketing or mugging that the ministry would think of putting a private tutor behind bars?

December 30, 2015
December 30, 2015

Rise in govt popularity

The government's approval rating reached 66 percent in 2015 while the rating for Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hit

December 25, 2015
December 25, 2015

Joy asks for public hearing on Robi-Airtel merger

The prime minister's ICT affairs adviser has directed the telecom regulator to take opinion of the public before