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OP-ED: Even when corona passes

OP-ED: Even when corona passes

Anupam Debashis Roy

Sat, Jul 18 2020

It’s time to decentralize our services and bolster the public health sector

OP-ED: Picking up the straws of...

OP-ED: Picking up the straws of...

Nazarul Islam

Tue, Jun 9 2020

 Restoring sanity after lockdown

Development in the fast lane

Development in the fast lane

Opinion

Wed, Mar 11 2020

Greater connectivity will also help ease the immense pressure our capital city currently faces

There’s more to Bangladesh than...

There’s more to Bangladesh than...

Editorial

Mon, Feb 24 2020

The rest of Bangladesh needs our attention

Invest in our villages

Invest in our villages

Editorial

Fri, Feb 14 2020

Let us make it such that the whole country can enjoy the fruits of development

Beyond the big city

Beyond the big city

Editorial

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Putting too much pressure on the capital only stifles the economy

A change in role is needed

A change in role is needed

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Dec 25 2019

Decentralization and devolution of power are needed in a democracy

For a more inclusive economy

For a more inclusive economy

Editorial

Sun, Nov 3 2019

We can ensure that each and every Bangladeshi citizen can find and generate employment

Easing the pressure  on the city

Easing the pressure on the city

Editorial

Fri, Oct 25 2019

For a country to move forward, development must be spread out

A capital idea

A capital idea

Editorial

Mon, Sep 30 2019

In the past, such a move has been successfully employed by countries such as Brazil and Kazakhstan

Empowering local governance

Empowering local governance

Editorial

Thu, Jul 11 2019

Local government institutions in Bangladesh are hampered by limited decision-making and financial...

WB: Bangladesh must empower local govt...

WB: Bangladesh needs to empower local...

Economy

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Local government institutions suffer from weak pubic financial management practices, says the global...

Our ailing health care sector

Our ailing health care sector

Editorial

Sat, May 4 2019

What is needed now is for the sector to continue to innovate

A tunnel to the future

A tunnel to the future

Editorial

Mon, Feb 25 2019

The potential of the tunnel cannot be denied

A plan to decentralize

A plan to decentralize

Editorial

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The lack of any regulation in the development of upazilas have  contributed to our lack of a decentralized...

The Dhaka of our dreams

The Dhaka of our dreams

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Feb 8 2019

Why we are still one of the least liveable cities in the world

On the right track

On the right track

Editorial

Wed, Feb 6 2019

Decentralization is particularly difficult because of the snail’s pace at which traffic in the...

A plan for Dhaka in 2019

A plan for Dhaka in 2019

Maisha Mehzabeen

Tue, Jan 1 2019

Decentralization requires creative solutions. This is the concluding part of yesterday’s

A plan for Dhaka in 2019

A plan for Dhaka in 2019

Maisha Mehzabeen

Mon, Dec 31 2018

Decentralization may be the answer to our problems. This is the first part of a two part op-ed

We all want a better Dhaka

We all want a better Dhaka

Editorial

Sat, Dec 22 2018

The government must not overlook the importance of relocating certain industries and administrative headquarters...

The city that forever sleeps

The city that forever sleeps

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Oct 16 2018

Dhaka could be crumbling under its own weight