Editorial

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    Blame game smacks of ways to shirk responsibilities

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 30, 2017

    IN THE event of shared responsibilities for the maintenance of the city drainage system, the Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority, on the one side,...

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    Muhith’s statement on corruption ‘rubbish’

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2017

    THE finance minister’s observation, while he was inaugurating a toll-free support telephone line of the Anti-Corruption Commission at its media centre in the capital on...

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    No security clearance for Yunus event denigrating

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2017

    THE government’s declining security clearance which led to the cancellation of the seventh international conference that the Yunus Centre was to hold in July 28–29...

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    Govt must heed president

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 28, 2017

    THE president’s instruction for deputy commissioners to reclaim canals, rivers and other water bodies, grabbed by the powerful, to maintain the natural flow of water...

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    A ‘massive flood’ means greater jobs for govt to do

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 28, 2017

    THE government’s asking deputy commissioners and others to have the required preparedness in place in view of a ‘massive flood’ in the third week of...

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    Bhabadaha crisis warrants a permanent solution

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 27, 2017

    WATER stagnation at Bhabadaha caused by heavy rainfall which has continued for a week has, unfortunately, left several thousand people marooned at Abhaynagar, Manirampur, Keshabpur...

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    Govt must step up to plate in pesticide regulation

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 27, 2017

    RESEARCH holding controversial insecticide endosulfan, already banned by more than 80 countries, responsible for the death of 13 children in Dinajpur and Thakurgaon that occurred...

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    Time to look for new destinations for apparel

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 26, 2017

    THE apparel industry, a major export-earning sector of the country, needs to seek new and non-traditional markets as soon as possible to tap the potential...

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    A solution to city transport chaos never put to test

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 26, 2017

    TRANSPORT owners running their vehicles under a few transport companies on specific routes has come to be talked about for a few years now...

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    Unequal education system is a disgrace to the nation

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

    THE results of HSC examination published on Sunday once again exposed the rural-urban divide in the distribution of resources and governmental attention in the education...

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