Child labour in all forms must be eliminated for a better Bangladesh

Dhaka, April 21 -- IT IS no new news for us in Bangladesh to know that Bangladesh children are subjected to the worst forms of child labour including commercial sexual exploitation and forced labour i... Read More

Eid-ul-Fitr: Share your happiness with the poor and the needy

Dhaka, April 21 -- THE nation is going to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the two great religious festivals for Muslims. Though it is often called the 'lesser' Eid unlike the 'greater' Eid-ul-Azha, it i... Read More

Private health service must be monitored effectively

Dhaka, April 20 -- That Bangladesh's prevailing public healthcare system is in a very sorry state cannot be overemphasised, but due to absence of proper monitoring the country's private health facilit... Read More

Defaulted loans bleeding Chattogram economy with no visible steps from authorities

Dhaka, April 20 -- The report is very disconcerting. Loan defaulters of the port city of Chattogram in their large numbers are leaving Bangladesh and settling abroad rather easily under the very watch... Read More

Pakistan U-19 Cricket team to visit BD for a bilateral series

Dhaka, April 20 -- Pakistan Under-19 Cricket team will visit Bangladesh for a full bilateral series, which included one youth Test, five youth one-day matches and one T20 match against the hosts. The ... Read More

Dhaka not sustaining as a healthy city: Decentralisation is the solution

Dhaka, April 19 -- Decentralisation is key to making Dhaka a livable city. For quite a long time - several decades - the necessity of Dhaka's centralisation has been in the discussion in this world's ... Read More

Without necessary reforms, an inclusive society remains elusive

Dhaka, April 19 -- Quoting the International Chamber of Commerce, Bangladesh (ICC, B), a recent newspaper report said that the country's very richest have become dramatically richer and corporate prof... Read More

Stokes named Wisden's 2022 Cricketer of the Year

Dhaka, April 19 -- England star Ben Stokes was named the Wisden Almanack's Men's Cricketer of the Year for the third time in four years on Monday. Stokes was selected for his dynamic captaincy of Engl... Read More

Take Nangalkot train accident as a warning about negligence of govt functionaries

Dhaka, April 18 -- There was no casualty, but about 50 people got injured. Sunday's train accident at the Hasanpur Railway Station of Cumilla's Nangalkot could have been very serious leaving the whole... Read More

Actress Madhumita Sarcar hospitalised

Dhaka, April 18 -- Popular Tollywood actress, Madhumita Sarcar was recently hospitalised. The actress was suffering from acute appendicitis and had to undergo surgery. The 'Bojhena Se Bojhena' fame... Read More