Editorial

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    Restore and conserve heritage building

    | Updated at 12:05am on March 25, 2017

    A NATION’S socio-cultural and natural heritage is the foundation to build its futures. However, the current decaying state these heritage sites in Bangladesh indicate, the...

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    Early steps needed to fight TB

    | Updated at 12:05am on March 25, 2017

    TUBERCULOSIS still remains a major public health threat in the country as about 75,000 people die of the infectious disease every year. Moreover, as New...

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    Haphazard power supply line is a threat to city life

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 24, 2017

    ELECTROCUTION has become a menace to city life as, according to the Dhaka Medical College burn unit resident surgeon quoted in a New Age report...

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    Address salinity in drinking water of coastal zone

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 24, 2017

    BANGLADESH stands at the forefront of emerging climate chaos, with its coastal region witnessing dramatic sea-level rise over the last three decades...

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    Repair city roads before monsoon

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 23, 2017

    IT IS not even monsoon and the city roads are already waterlogged and unfit for vehicle movements...

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    Aquatic biodiversity of Dhaka Rivers is at risk

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 23, 2017

    POLLUTION of the major rivers — Buriganga, Sitalakhhya, and the Turag — flowing by the capital Dhaka continues to take its toll...

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    Welcome move to regulate rural housing

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 22, 2017

    THE cabinet on Monday approved in principle the draft Urban and Regional Planning Bill 2017...

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    Suicidal deals with India unacceptable

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 22, 2017

    ANY summit level meeting between two neighbouring countries usually promises solutions to bilateral problems and the promotion of mutual interests...

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    Diplomatic pressure to resolve Rohingya crisis is lacking

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 21, 2017

    DESPITE Myanmar’s human rights abuse against the Rohingya, diplomatic pressure against Myanmar for the atrocities of its military is lacking...

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    Nation still awaits justice for Tanu

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 21, 2017

    A year ago from today, Shohagi Jahan Tanu, a college girl and theater activist was raped and killed on Comilla cantonment premises...

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