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    Climate change, inequality derailing global goals: scientists

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 12:47am on September 13, 2019

    Growing inequality and climate change will not only derail progress towards global sustainability goals but threaten human existence, leading scientists said at the United Nations...

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    Inequality, absence of freedom risk social unrest: seminar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on September 01, 2019

    Economists and politicians at seminar on Saturday said the eight per cent growth amid dangerous inequality, absence of political freedom as well as good governance...

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    Racism, ignorance, inequality blamed for migration crisis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on August 06, 2019

    Academics and migration experts on Monday blamed acute racism, dogmatism and economic inequality for the global migration crisis. They called for raising mass awareness to...

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    The exploitation time bomb

    Jayati Ghosh | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    Worsening economic inequality in recent years is largely the result of policy choices that reflect the political influence and lobbying power of the rich. There...

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    Govt must attend to educational inequality

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

    THE rural-urban differences in education, which are primarily thought to have stemmed from an unbalanced government focus on education policies regarding resource allocation and educational...

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    Looking through the screen at the world’s suffering

    Edward Curtin | Updated at 12:00am on May 13, 2019

    If you are really going to be free, you have to overcome the love of wealth and the fear of death.— Martin Luther King, Jr...

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    Rising inequality may lead to social chaos, economists warn

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 29, 2019

    Economists and experts on Sunday said that the government should take immediate steps so that inequality could not emerge strongly in society as sense of...

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    Govt must address gender inequality in its own offices

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 26, 2019

    THE inclusion of women in formal economy and public services has not ended gender discrimination for women. Bangladesh Paribar Kalyan Sahakari Samiti members said, as...

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    Experts demand fiscal measures to reduce rising inequality

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2019

    Economists and experts on Thursday demanded taking measures in the national budget for the upcoming fiscal year of 2019-2020 to reduce rising inequality between the...

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    Rising inequality in Bangladesh

    Shazzad Khan | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2019

    BANGLADESH attained its interim graduation from the least developed country to middle-income status in 2018 and is expected to achieve the status permanently in 2024...