Opinion

February 7, 2022
February 7, 2022

No respite from high food prices

People around the world are grappling with inflationary pressure. Many have lost their jobs or are earning a lower income.

January 31, 2022
January 31, 2022

Aren’t we all entitled to cleaner air?

Air pollution is one of the deadliest environmental concerns for human beings. In 2019, it contributed to 6.7 million deaths worldwide. Worryingly, 20 percent of newborn deaths in the world have...

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

SUST VC’s sexist remark reveals a worrying picture

Universities are considered to be the highest place for education, learning, research, and innovation.

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Financing the economic growth of Bangladesh

After a downturn due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Bangladesh’s economy has been trying to get back on track and has succeeded in some cases.

January 10, 2022
January 10, 2022

Is our health system ready to face Omicron?

The emergence of the highly transmissible Omicron variant of the coronavirus reminds us how uncertain the world has become.

January 3, 2022
January 3, 2022

Aiming for a strong economic recovery in 2022

The Covid-19 situation is now shrouded in uncertainty. Just when we were about to relax over the receding pandemic cases, it is once again time to worry.

December 20, 2021
December 20, 2021

The unbreakable link between development and democracy

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s independence this year, we have highlighted our achievements as a country.

December 13, 2021
December 13, 2021

Achieving a just society in the next 50 years

Throughout 2021, we have been celebrating 50 years of Bangladesh’s independence, with a lot of glory and pride.

December 6, 2021
December 6, 2021

Violence against women stunts our economic growth

This year, Bangladesh celebrates its 50th birthday. These 50 years have been marked with several achievements and promises in economic and social areas.

November 29, 2021
November 29, 2021

Robust actions needed for Cop26 commitments

When 197 countries sit together to achieve something, it is almost certain that there will not be full agreement on the issues tabled for negotiation.