January 22, 2022
January 22, 2022

Keep the air clean

For the last few weeks, I have been seeing news reports after news reports on how unhealthy Dhaka’s air is. In the past week alone, Dhaka was among the top

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Stop using megaphones and sound boxes!

Recently, I woke up one night to gunshot-like sounds and realised that it was due to festivities for the New Year, 2022, in Dhaka city. Fireworks and flying lanterns lit up the sky all throughout...

December 31, 2021
December 31, 2021

Stop with the noise pollution!

Winter is here, which means the season of weddings is here. Weddings are certainly joyous occasions, but must we celebrate them with music so loud that our

December 25, 2021
December 25, 2021

Bangladesh at 50!

As we celebrate our 50th Victory Day, one cannot help feeling a certain sense of bitter-sweet emotions. Yes, we have come a long way in terms of economic

December 24, 2021
December 24, 2021

Speak up for the housewives

In this era of women empowerment, when there are so much efforts to establish women’s rights and gender equality, they are still being tortured

December 20, 2021
December 20, 2021

Will we get our normal life back?

Over the last two years, life has changed drastically for everyone all over the world. The coronavirus is still taking lives of so many people. Death

December 19, 2021
December 19, 2021

We demand a public library

In my village, around 3,500 residents have to work hard to send their children to school. But it is a matter of sorrow for us that we don’t have a

December 10, 2021
December 10, 2021

No faith in e-commerce

People became used to e-commerce platforms during Covid-19. At the beginning, these companies delivered as they promised. But with time,

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Prevent another pandemic wave at all costs

Viruses constantly change through mutation. It was only a matter of time before another mutated, more contagious variant of the coronavirus came out—and as far as we are aware, Omicron is one such...

December 7, 2021
December 7, 2021

Extending a helping hand

It is heartening to know that Bangladesh has got the capacity to give loans to other countries. In August, Bangladesh lent USD 50 million to Sri