3d ago| Editorial

Time to prepare for rising losses from natural disasters

Govt must strengthen social protection schemes to help those most vulnerable

3d ago| Editorial

A pro-people pension scheme on the way

Govt must ensure good governance and accountability from the very beginning

4d ago| Editorial

Another attempt to gag the press?

Proposed hefty fines for journalists are unrealistic

6d ago| Editorial

Shouldn’t student bodies be led by students?

Creating new political leadership will be a distant dream otherwise

6d ago| Editorial

Another wake-up call amid raging floods

Urgent humanitarian aid needed in flood-hit northeast

1w ago| Editorial

How much longer must the Birangonas suffer?

Remove bureaucratic hurdles and harassment in their certification as freedom fighters.

1w ago| Editorial

Beware of the danger of driver fatigue on the highways

Continued lack of concern for road safety is unacceptable

1w ago| Editorial

It’s not an accident if the same mistake is repeated

Depot blast brings out the urgency of safety compliance

1w ago| Editorial

Govt should punish money launderers, not reward them

Allowing them to whiten their money is not only immoral, but also illogical.

2w ago| Editorial

If Sitakunda tragedy has a redeeming feature, it is the volunteers

People coming in droves to help blast victims set inspiring examples

2w ago| Editorial

We dig our own grave when we kill a river

Without realising the importance of rivers, particularly by the government, we cannot save our rivers

2w ago| Editorial

In Sitakunda, a Nightmare Comes True

Deadly depot blast exposes the poor state of industrial safety in Bangladesh

June 24, 2022
June 24, 2022

A great dream of a nation, finally fulfilled

Heartiest congratulations to the PM, the technical team and workers, and the people of Bangladesh, on Padma Bridge's opening.

June 24, 2022
June 24, 2022

Demolish illegal structures, recover Chaktai canal

CCC should be held to account for occupying a part of the canal

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Bangladesh railway needs serious fixing

Chronic problems preventing it from getting expected results

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Ban on notebooks must not be a paper promise

Govt should take the new act as a stepping stone to wider education reforms

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Take stern action against smugglers of edible oil

Authorities must be careful as illegal sale of oil may upset the market

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Ramp up relief efforts in flood-hit areas

Victims are being let down by insufficient aid, slow pace of relief efforts

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

Time to prepare for rising losses from natural disasters

Govt must strengthen social protection schemes to help those most vulnerable

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

A pro-people pension scheme on the way

Govt must ensure good governance and accountability from the very beginning

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

Another attempt to gag the press?

Proposed hefty fines for journalists are unrealistic

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

Will Rohingya repatriation remain a myth?

International community must put pressure on Myanmar to expedite the process