Monday, September 21, 2015



Currency is broadly defined as "tokens used as money in a country." It is a means of exchanging

Trump is not yet in the clear

Americans are in the curious position of not knowing what they need to do about the current occupant

Pakistan's military controls TV shows

Pulwama terror attacks perpetrated by Pakistan based Jaish e Muhammad (JeM) killing more forty CRPF ( an Indian

We need a world class education system

The minister for education has promised that the matter of the names of two porn stars cropping up

How Trudeau lost the media

Conservatives in Canada are fond of telling a simplistic story about Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's relationship with the

Increase allocations in development research

Discussions on the importance of strengthening research activities in meeting the modern day requirements and achieving anticipated development

Lost ambitions and dead desires ...

I have no illusions about my place in the world. But why am I saying it now, when

The message of Easter

The advent of Easter is a time for a deep remembrance of faith, of God. Indeed, it is

Comforts and discomforts of upcoming budget

Bangladesh's national budget for fiscal year (FY) 2019-2020 is coming. It is deemed all preparations to this end

BJP: Hiding failures targeting Nehru

As BJP releases its manifesto, what strikes one is absence of any mention of what their previous promises

The State must act against these purveyors of hate

A section of clerics, guided by gross misrepresentations of facts and culture, have been spewing hate against Bengali

Revolutionary change in world civilization through satellite

One of the important theories of the universe's origin is the Big Bang theory. According to this theory,

BGMEA demolition is a citizens' triumph

The decision to have the demolition process of the BGMEA building at Hatirjheel commence is without question a

Our actor in Trinamool politics

Let no one be in any doubt. The Bangladeshi movie actor Ferdous committed a grave mistake by taking

Mujibnagar: The first government of independent Bangladesh

In an apparent sense, the Mujibnagar Government was a government - in - exile; but, in reality, it

Proclamation of Independence

Whereas free elections were held in Bangladesh from 7th December, 1970 to 17th January, 1971, to elect representatives

On 17 April 1971 . . .

The emergence of the provisional Bangladesh government in Mujibnagar on this day in April 1971 was a defining


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed dissatisfaction over higher interest rate of Bank loan despite her instruction for single

Killings of Hazaras in Quetta

Several scores of Hazaras were killed in the Baluchistan capital Quetta city in the morning of April 12

Those wilful loan defaulters

That the loan default culture has a detrimental impact on the financial health of the banking sector and

Speed up credit utilization

We, through this column, have time and again expressed our gratification over the fact that Bangladesh's biggest neighbor,

Baishakh ... as it once was

It is Baishakh again. And Baishakh is a reminder of the good days that have flown. It is

The case of Julian Assange

The arrest of Julian Assange from the Ecuadorean embassy in London raises quite a few questions not only

Thoughts on Pahela Baishakh

Esho he boishakh, esho eshoTaposho nishshao baye, mumurshero dao uraye botshorer aborjona dur hoye jakjak puraton sriti, jak

Pahela Baishakh, once again, in our courtyard...

It is the dawn of the Bengali year 1426. It is Pahela Baishakh once again. It

Julian Assange arrest: Implications of nuclear fallout?

Early in the morning, officers of the Metropolitan police were invited into the Ecuadorian embassy, by President Lenin

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