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Efficiency has fallen and corruption risen in service delivery organisations: Nazrul Islam
20:43, May 19, 2019
Retired professor of the geography and environment department at Dhaka University and former chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC),...
Eid deaths in Bangladesh
16:45, May 19, 2019
At the end of Ramadan, Muslims across the world prepare for Eid. In Bangladesh, the occasion is marked by gloomy statistics every year. It is...
Rohingya camps unprotected against traffickers
11:11, May 19, 2019
Although the government has issued ID cards for the Rohingya refugees, there are no definite statistics as to how many of them who came to...
Will loan defaulters become good?
Shawkat Hossain . Dhaka
15:54, May 19, 2019
A big thanks to Bangladesh Bank for its circular providing special facilities to loan defaulters. The circular was prepared in a five-star hotel...
ACC needs more power to combat corruption
Ali Imam Majumder
13:01, May 18, 2019
In 2004, the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) was formed, replacing the ineffective Anti Corruption Bureau. For the first two years, ACC was more...
Reverse the decline in leather exports
10:14, May 18, 2019
A seminar on 5 May pinpointed a grave problem in Bangladesh’s leather industry. According to a joint survey of Asia Foundation and Policy...
We want victory for Bangladesh
15:32, May 18, 2019
It has been two years for Prothom Alo in New York and the rest of North America. It has been a good two years. Our expatriate brothers and sisters...
Give RMG workers salary and bonus before Eid
10:07, May 17, 2019
There are concerns if the readymade garment workers would get their salary and bonus before the Eid and it is being apprehended that labour unrest...
The three Ws and our impending existential crisis
10:15, May 17, 2019
Our memories are freaky! Once a crisis hits a height, the issue recedes from our memory faster than it reached culmination. In this city of...
What has ‘development’ given the people?
12:50, May 16, 2019
Many stress the need for the government’s continuity, reasoning that no government can fully complete all the projects that it takes up in...
Ireland launches first 'dry pub'
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Decision to import sugar was unrealistic
Increased interoperability of land forces with allies and partners: A Bangladesh perspective
Modi's alliance set to sweep to India general election victory
'Untouchable' to unstoppable
Bangladeshi's book highlights Singapore migrant struggles
Sri Lanka extends emergency by a month
Blouses and slippers don’t make you rich
Duty on rice import increased to 55 pc
The plastic age
Travel permit restrictions to prevent return of militants
'Bangladesh team resemble Sri Lanka 1996 World Cup winners'
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