The case for renewable energy & Bangladesh

Dhaka, Feb. 19 -- The case for renewable energy is twofold: (1) to reduce chronic dependence on fossil fuels thereby cut down on import requirements; and (2) to diminish carbon emission that is contri... Read More

Enemy at the gate

Dhaka, Feb. 12 -- Bangladesh is fortunate to have a major power as a friendly country since its inception. India not only helped in the war of liberation with men and materials but have also assisted ... Read More

The irony of the genocide case against Israel

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The irony of the case of genocidal acts and intent brought against Israel by South Africa before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) is obvious. The Genocide Convention was the ... Read More

New Year's gift for the Palestinians

Dhaka, Jan. 5 -- The beleaguered and battered Palestinians received two gifts on new year's eve and one on the first day of the new year. The greetings on the eve of new year were in stark contrast wh... Read More

Israel's 'final solution' in occupied Palestine

Dhaka, Dec. 11 -- Premature babies gasping for breath in a bombed-out hospital without functioning incubators, a father collecting the pieces of what was once his child from the shell-shocked streets,... Read More

The gathering storm over Bangladesh RMG

Dhaka, Dec. 4 -- For Bangladesh's flagship export, the Ready Made Garment (RMG) sector, the journey forward has been anything but along a primrose path. It has faced hurdles of one kind or another at ... Read More