4d ago| Editorial

A win for the dreamers

We need to invest in our women and change how we view their participation in sports

4d ago| Editorial

Why this relentless push for EVMs?

EC’s actions are failing to inspire trust in the democratic process

4d ago| Editorial

Rape as a tool of political intimidation?

The authorities must ensure speedy justice

6d ago| Editorial

Nothing justifies destroying a forest

The move to build a prison on forestland is both illegal and impractical

6d ago| Editorial

Can BTCL just hold off paying its dues randomly?

Newly disclosed CAG report says it dodged payment of over Tk 2,200 crore to the exchequer

1w ago| Editorial

No compensation for affected landowners?

GCC must not make residents suffer for its city development work

1w ago| Editorial

BNP’s right to peaceful assembly is inalienable

Government must deliver on promises made to opposition parties

1w ago| Editorial

Dhaka-New York flight uncertainty is unacceptable

Why must passengers suffer for lax security at Dhaka airport?

1w ago| Editorial

Climate costs could sink us

We need good governance to implement projects that will protect coastal districts

1w ago| Editorial

Why are young boys disappearing?

Authorities need to be careful about any extremist/militant threat

1w ago| Editorial

Stop top criminals working from abroad

Authorities must fix existing challenges to bring them back for trial

1w ago| Editorial

Who are these mystery shoppers and billers in public hospitals?

Government must investigate bloated Covid-time spending by health facilities

September 3, 2022
September 3, 2022

Govt support needed for Aman production

Provide farmers with diesel and fertilisers at subsidised rates

August 31, 2022
August 31, 2022

A hospital without hygiene is the opposite of healthcare

Authorities must ensure minimum standards in all health facilities

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

Pension scheme bill a welcome move

Govt must ensure efficient realisation of the UPS

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

Reducing fuel prices by Tk 5 won't ease people’s suffering

The amount by which the government has reduced the prices is so meagre – and so thoroughly insufficient to address the corresponding increase in the cost of living – that we can’t help but ask: Why even bother?

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

Why should we trust EVMs?

The EC has failed to assure the people that EVMs will not lead to electoral fraud

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

Why do railway projects keep floundering?

Authorities should critically examine and fix systemic problems

August 28, 2022
August 28, 2022

Attacks on BNP a worrying sign for the future

Where is the level playing field promised by the EC?

August 28, 2022
August 28, 2022

Foreign trips are no gifts to be doled out to state officials

The government must stop this farcical exercise

August 27, 2022
August 27, 2022

Nothing is being done about women's safety on public transport

The issue deserves the highest priority from policymakers

August 27, 2022
August 27, 2022

Reading at public expense!

How does a book reading project for public officials help us?