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Increase loan facilities and security for SMEs

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) provide a large number of jobs and are a boost to the economy during the pandemic. Increased loans and security will boost the SME success even further

Increase loan facilities and security for SMEs

A leader's DNA, a state's institutions

We may try to draw parallels between Donald Trump and our politicians, but we do not have that institutionalised democracy which prevents Trump from overturning the election results

Prothom Alo illustration

A tribute

Faiz: A romantic revolutionary

It was the poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz's 36th death anniversary of 20 November, yet his verses remain as vibrant and inspiring as ever

Faiz: A romantic revolutionary

Criticism should be constructive, not slanderous

Criticism is fine, if it is not slander. It should be constructive and aimed at well-being of the society

Peace must be promoted

If only the burnt buses could speak!

The government is blaming BNP for the 11 buses being set on fire, but there is need for investigation and evidence if the truth is to be revealed

Evidence and investigation is imperative in such cases of arson

Prothom Alo 22nd anniversary

Bangladesh's advancement inevitable

Just as the prospects of Bangladesh's growth have been downplayed and understated, the eradication of poverty has also been exaggerated. But there is no scope to deny that the rate of poverty has ...

Bangladesh's advancement inevitable

In Search of Tajuddin Ahmad

On 3 November, Tajuddin Ahmad along with three other imprisoned leaders was killed inside jail by a group of army officers. His grandson Taj Imam Ahmad Ibn Munir pays tribute

In Search of Tajuddin Ahmad

US presidential election 2020

Who will win: Insights from a political demography model

These opinion polls in the US are prone to social desirability bias, a tendency of some respondents to report an answer in a way they deem to be more socially acceptable than would be their "true" ...

US presidential election

Friends and foes of humanity: On which side is Donald Trump?

With the US elections around the corner, a stock-taking of President Trump's performance gives rise to much speculation

US President Donald Trump

Good governance, Faridpur-style

The administration and the people's representatives should be complementary to one another, but instead they have taken up a confrontational stance

Good governance, Faridpur-style
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