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    A major threat for healthcare workers

    by Hasnat M Alamgir | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2020

    BLOOD-BORNE pathogens are microorganisms that may be present in a patient’s blood and body fluid that can infect healthcare professionals and workers when they are...

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    New attempts at rekindling Sino-Indian conflict

    by Phil Butler | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2020

    Indian and Chinese foreign ministers met in Moscow for the annual Russia, India and China – a geopolitical group created to check the unilateral global...

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    Failure in full implementation of road law worrying

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2020

    THE government’s failure to fully implement the Road Transport Act 2018, even two years after its enactment, is unacceptable. The government appears to have made...

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    Govt must purge procurement of political influence

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2020

    THE finding of Transparency International Bangladesh that the introduction of electronic government procurement, or e-GP, has hardly checked corruption in public procurement is gravely worrying....

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    Navalny sacrificed as part of a wider geopolitical battle

    by James O’Neill | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2020

    FEW stories in recent years more clearly illustrate the sorry decline in western media standards than the coverage currently being given to the illness of...

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    Controversies note need for greater mindfulness

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2020

    THE formulation of the draft 20th amendment and its unanimous acceptance by the cabinet is indicative of president Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s dominant role in the government....

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    True cause of Europe’s refugee crisis

    by Patrick Cockburn | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2020

    DESPERATE refugees crammed into cockle-shell boats landing on the shingle beaches of the south Kent coast are easily portrayed as invaders. Anti-immigrant demonstrators were exploiting...

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    Onion crisis: this year and the year before

    by Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2020

    AFTER a long one year, onions have again started making the headlines on front pages of newspapers and prime places in television bulletins and on...

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    Disinclination to renewable energy for power worrying

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2020

    THE power, energy and mineral resources ministry’s proposal to move from coal to liquefied natural gas for power generation appears to be a shift from...

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    Govt must run midday meal and do away with project trinkets

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2020

    THE primary education ministry has sent a project proposal involving Tk 192.96 billion for free midday meals for about 14.78 million students of 65,620 government...

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