May 23, 2021
May 23, 2021

Free press under threatFree press under threat

There can be no denying that the right to free speech in our country has been under threat for some time. The recent treatment of a senior Prothom Alo journalist is another example of how the media...

May 22, 2021
May 22, 2021

The disease of corruption

We know how badly corruption impacts our society. Yet, seeing how often it occurs, it begs the question: does one hate corruption because it

May 20, 2021
May 20, 2021

A Clarification

I understand that an Indian journalist had discussed an article of mine on economic growth in Bangladesh and then uploaded it on YouTube.

May 18, 2021
May 18, 2021

Our rising entrepreneurs

The youth are the future of Bangladesh, but after they finish their undergraduate degrees, they spend long periods of time looking for a job. This is a

May 17, 2021
May 17, 2021

Growth of online business

Online shopping has increased vastly around the world, as well as in Bangladesh, over the past one and a half year. Covid-19 has severely harmed

May 12, 2021
May 12, 2021

Eid responsibilities

Traditionally, Bangladeshis are very enthusiastic about celebrating Eid in their villages with their near and dear ones.

May 4, 2021
May 4, 2021

Accountability for lawmakers

The example recently set by Thai people, that even an incumbent prime minister can be fined swiftly for violating a law, is quite remarkable.

April 26, 2021
April 26, 2021

Inflation making life difficult

Over the years we have seen an incredible rise in the amount of nonperforming loans in the country’s banking sector. There is some fear that NPLs will rise even more due to the pandemic.

April 25, 2021
April 25, 2021

Doctors have been crucial

A big debate took place after an altercation between some law enforcers and a doctor went viral. We need to understand that everyone’s service is important. But the role played by doctors during...

April 23, 2021
April 23, 2021

Sample testing must be increased

The severity of the second wave of the pandemic is increasing in the country. But the number of sample tests is not increasing concurrently, and the tests are still quite city-centric.