Editorial

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    River route management still poor

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2019

    THE Gazaria upazila administration calling off a rescue operation on Saturday, five days after it began, without finding at least 20 workers who went missing...

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    Rubbing salt to injuries

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2019

    THIS is, indeed, a welcome assurance from the prime minister and Awami League chief Sheikh Hasina that her government would establish the political rights of...

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    Govt fails to weigh environmental pollution impact

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2019

    ROUTINE violations of environmental regulations are in plain sight....

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    Open space shrinks for children as grounds get occupied

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2019

    NOTHING could be a better way to learn as children than to be given the chance to play freely....

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    Chaos, corruption persistent in health sector

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 19, 2019

    THE public health sector is mired in mismanagement, corruption and lack of integrity of health professionals and other stakeholders. The Anti-Corruption Commission in a report...

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    Dhaka’s right Rohingya call lacks the required force

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 19, 2019

    DHAKA has put out the right call seeking cooperation from the international community for a sustainable solution to the Rohingya crisis through a safe, sustainable,...

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    Efforts needed to stem tide of human trafficking

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 18, 2019

    It is shocking that at least 6,758 human traffickers were arrested but only 29 of them were convicted, according to the Police Headquarters’ Human Trafficking...

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    Commission must be empowered to conserve rivers

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 18, 2019

    GOVERNMENT agencies not complying with the recommendations that the National River Conservation Commission has made for the reclamation of rivers that flow through 49 districts...

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    Baldah garden lie in negligence

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2019

    MORE than a century old Baldah Garden known for its rare and diverse collection of plants now may face death from water scarcity. The garden,...

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    Re-polling demands now sound logical

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2019

    THE Transparency International, Bangladesh report on 50 constituencies that it monitored in the December 30 general elections, made public on Tuesday, is worrying. While the...

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