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Remembering Bangabandhu in the month of August

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was assassinated along with his family...

The wrong way to educate girls

Recent decades have brought significant progress toward a more just...

An education crisis for all

Aichetou, a 14-year-old girl, lives on the outskirts of Nouakchott,...

Overhauling needed

Table Tennis in Bangladesh appears to be passing through a...

Tale of a child labourer

Child labour is very common and widespread in Bangladesh. A...

Not exactly into the heart of a forest

Off to the Bandipur National Park. The earlier the better....

Internet in rural Bangladesh: A story of transformation

Rahmatullah Bashar is beaming. He looks around his tea shop,...

Addressing chaos in communication sector

I have a bitter experience during my recent visit to...

Equipping Rohingya children with education

At first glance, Ayatullah (13) seems like an average teenager....

FinTech changing shopping experience

FinTech is the synergy between finance and innovative technology to...

In Mysore past and present meet together, happily

With the roseate light of the setting sun at Mysore...

As SDGs falter, the UN turns to the rich and famous

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are in trouble. United Nations...

Everlasting lure of Mysore

Our South Indian family tour was mostly a hectic touch-down...

The discourse over debts

A debt trap is a situation in which a debt...

Will ever the law-justice divide be bridged

The scribe had the opportunity of visiting the University of...

The harmful 'monkey see, monkey do' attitude among social media users

Over the past couple of weeks, social media platforms especially...

Are central banks losing their big bet?  

In recent years, central banks have made a large policy...

Eat healthy food to get a good mood

To keep functioning properly, a car needs fuel. Similarly, if...

How GARBAGEMAN turning Dhaka's waste into resources

By any measure, GARBAGEMAN is a maverick enterprise. It recycles...

Extreme weather events: Harbingers of worst times ahead

The month of July corresponds with the Bengali months of...

When sports are at their magnificent best

That the championship match of the International Cricket Council (ICC)...

Linking rising temperature to productivity

Rising temperature increases incidence of heat stress and health risks...

Taking the route of innovation

For nearly two decades, Bangladesh has blindly put its faith...