Wednesday , 20 June 2018


UNHRC urges govt to deal with extrajudicial actions

Abrar Hussain: UN High Commis-sioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein yesterday urged Bangladesh for greater engagement with respect... details


If you know someone who’s depressed

Syed Ishtiaque Reza, Editor-in-Chief of GTV & “And something inside me just…broke…That’s the only way I could describe it.”... details


The dream of independence, Bangabandhu and the will of the people

Dr. Kamal Hossain, Politician and one of the key authors of the Constitution: Our struggle for freedom began through a... details


Gas supply to households must come under prepaid metering system

Abdul Aziz Khan, Member, BERC: The demand-supply imbalance is the main reason for gas crisis in the domestic sector. There... details


Civil society is much weaker than before

Afsan Chowdhury, Journalist and Researcher: Civil society is the force outside the government. It is comprised of the people who... details


Crisis looms in gas system security

SALEQUE SUFI, An expert in energy sector infrastructure development, planning, construction management and operation in Central and South Asia and... details


Heavy rain triggering flood in Sylhet, Ctg

Sofian Khan: Floods have been triggered due to excessive and continuous rainfall in the last few days in three districts... details


Budget and Plebeian Thoughts

Dr. A J M Shafiul Alam Bhuiyan, Professor and Founder Chair, Dept. of Television, Film and Photography, DU: Budget discussions... details


Trump-Kim summit & inking deal more dramatic

Wali-ur Rahman, Former Ambassador and International Relations Analyst: The meeting of Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump can be called... details


AL should carefully handle stock market and Destiny employees

Prof. Dr. Mijanur Rahman, Vice Chancellor, Jagannath University: The national election is coming. The Awami League has a lot of... details


Of the managers we hired

Dr. Syed Manzoorul Islam, Professor, Dept. of English, University of Dhaka: Any developed country needs skilled manpower since it is... details


All those lost men . . .

Syed Badrul Ahsan, Editor-in-Charge, The Asian Age: There are all the stories of the men, and sometimes women, who have... details


Education system in disarray

Md. Shamsul Islam, Executive Editor, Our Time : A private channel has created quite a sensation in the country lately... details


Bangladesh yet to formulate counter-terrorism strategy

Syed Mahfujul Haque Marjan, Faculty Member of Criminology, University of Dhaka : Bangladesh is going through a transitional phase in... details


Why finance minister stepped off his commitment to form banking commission?

Dr. Mustafizur Rahman, Distinguished Fellow, CPD : It is a must for us to think about our economy. We need... details


The journey towards a drug-free society

Dr. Anupam Sen, VC, Premier University & Sociologist : We all expect to get a drug-free society. Drug, in no... details


More allocation needed in budget for education sector

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Samad, Pro Vice Chancellor, University of Dhaka : Although the education sector allocation in the proposed budget... details


An expansionist budget

Syed Ishtiaque Reza, Editor-in-Chief of GTV & : The national budget of Tk 4 lakh and 64 thousand crore... details


Rigid actions against culprits to prevent anarchy in banking sector

Prof. Dr. Mustafizur Rahman, Distinguished Fellow, CPD : It is important to ensure good governance in the banking sector. We... details


In a true sense, budget allocation for education sector hasn’t increased

Dr. Syed Manzoorul Islam, Professor, Dept. of English, Dhaka University : In a true sense, there has not been any... details


Education sector has been neglected in the proposed budget

Prof. Dr. Emajuddin Ahmad, Former Vice Chancellor, Dhaka University : The education sector has been neglected in the proposed budget.... details


Rohingya crisis receiving scant international attention lately

Kamrun Nahar, Journalist, The Financial Express  : Bangladesh garnered widespread international media attention in the last one year for giving... details


Lot of spending in education sector, but no accountability

Dr. Syed Anwar Hossain, Historian and Professor, Dhaka University : There is lack of good governance in spending what is allotted... details


Myanmar: The yaba-monger neighbor

Sarwar J. Minar, Senior Officer, International Programs and Relations, IUB : After causing awful atrocities against the Rohingya people, another identity... details


Reducing bank corporate tax is logical

Dr. Ahmed Al Kabir, Former Chairman, Rupali Bank : The proposal to cut corporate tax for banks in the upcoming budget... details


Reintroduce pipeline gas supply to households

Prof. M Tamim, Chairman, Petroleum and Resources Engineering Department, BUET : Problems in gas supply to domestic consumers during Ramadan are... details


Why do careless drivers need counselling?

Dr Md Tajul Islam, Professor, National Mental Health Institute : The race between buses, minibuses or other motor-vehicles is not... details


Digital paradoxes in Digital Bangladesh

Abdul Aziz, Erasmus Mundus Scholar, VUB, Belgium  : In the country’s history, the ruling Bangladesh Awami League has introduced a... details


Company corporate tax should have been cut, too

Dr. Salehuddin Ahmed, Former Governor, Bangladesh Bank  : The corporate tax for banks has been reduced in the proposed budget... details


Is election the magic lamp of Aladdin?

Razequzzaman Ratan, Central Committee Member, Bangladesher Samajtantrik Dal : The people will judge those before letting some rule the country... details

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