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    New ideas, words in language and culture

    by Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2020

    THE way of life has greatly changed all over the world after the attack of the COVID-19 pandemic on human societies. As the novel coronavirus...

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    Palestinian freedom possible now

    by Ramzy Baroud | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2020

    IN A recent TV discussion, a respected pro-Palestine journalist declared that if any positive change or transformation ever occurs in the tragic Palestinian saga, it...

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    A flexible payment scheme may stop student dropping out

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2020

    THE academic life of students has been uncertain since March 17 when all educational institutions were closed to avoid the spread of COVID-19. The higher...

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    Worrying delay in Rajuk action against errant high rises

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2020

    NO PROGRESS in the initiative of the city development authority Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha to take action against 1,818 high rises that an April 2019 survey...

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    Virus beaten in Laos,Vietnam & China, not in India, Brazil & US

    by Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2020

    Vijay Prashad explores the differences between the pandemic responses of a few countries with socialist governments and others in the capitalist order TOO little has...

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    Bangladeshis disproportionally impacted in UK

    by Mohammad Taufiqul Islam and Farjana Islam | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2020

    IT WAS predicted that Bangladesh could be hit the hardest by the COVID-19 outbreak for being one of the most densely populated countries with an...

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    COVID-19 and invisible hands of garment industry

    by Katherine Hearst | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2020

    IN HER recent essay, ‘The Pandemic is a Portal’, writer Arundhati Roy likened COVID-19 to a ‘chemical experiment’ that ‘illuminated hidden things.’ In the textile...

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    Water stagnation problems left unattended for years

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2020

    RAINWATER stagnation has remained a major concern for cities, especially the capital city, as moderate to heavy rainfall submerges city areas during the monsoon every...

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    Govt must save public deal award from partisan considerations

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2020

    THE award of public deals to private entities on partisan considerations without any verification of the capability of the entities and standing of their owners...

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    People’s Liberation Army of China: a reminiscence

    M Mahbubur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2020

    ON THE first of August this year, the People’s Liberation Army of China celebrates its 103rd founding anniversary. The PLA indeed has come a long way in its more than hundred years of arduous...

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