editorial

  • Keep up the good work

    The police’s recent anti-militancy drives have so far proven to be an effective and impressive initiative against the spread of extremism in the country. Starting with Operation Storm 26, whi ...

  • Let our tigers roar

    The Bengal Tiger is more than just a symbol for Bangladesh. Sadly, according to the latest census from last year, the tiger population in Bangladesh has fallen to dangerously low levels. There may ...

  • Why the double standard?

    Claims of inconsistencies and double standards in Rajuk’s eviction drive following the terrible July 1 Holey Artisan attack need to be investigated in order to avoid undue harassment and persecu ...

  • IT start-ups will shape the future

    The IT Incubation Centre, created through a partnership between the government and the private sector, is a welcome initiative that will boost the economy and take Bangladesh forward into the 21st cen ...

  • Not yet October 4

    Rajuk’s action to close down establishments before the October 4 deadline is an unfair move that fails to consider its full implications. Business-people and entrepreneurs have invested crore ...

  • A job well done

    Hats off to our police and security personnel. We would like to congratulate them on an exemplary operation. Yesterday’s raid of a six-storey apartment building in Kallyanpur was an unqualifi ...

  • Take lessons from the past to stay better prepared for floods

    We have seen it before, but tragically it happens over and over again. Rains and overflowing rivers have hit the north of Bangladesh hard by flooding villages and leaving many people marooned witho ...