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Bangladesh

Religion, politics and mass hysteria

There seems to be no accountability for the government’s responsibility to ensure the safety and dignity of the people, whether...

Bangladesh’s trade deficit rose to $30.81 billion in 11 mo...

Bangladesh's trade deficit has widened to USD $ 30.81 billion in 11 months of current fiscal year (FY) due to hefty rise of import dema...

Should Bangladesh join the US-led IPEF or not?

The new economic alliance, Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity, known in short as IPEF, has been unveiled by US president Jo...

Singapore's CapitaLand adds D.C., Dhaka apartments with Oa...

SINGAPORE -- CapitaLand Investment, one of Singapore's top real estate groups, will widen the reach of its serviced apartment business...

Dhaka most expensive city for expats in South Asia

File photo: Palash Khan Dhaka ranks as the most expensive city in South Asia for expatriates, according to Mercer's Cost of Living...

Why the Rohingya ‘Go Home’ campaign matters

Rohingya in a street market in the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Photo: AFP / Diego Cupolo / NurPhoto Last w...

Unable to send Rohingyas home, Bangladesh circumscribes th...

Noor kaiser knew his dream of becoming a doctor was ambitious for a boy living in a refugee camp. He studied hard nonetheless, hop...

Padma Bridge actually has no enemies

All lamps of Padma Bridge have been lighted on Tuesday evening.Prothom Alo It was about four months ago that I went to visit P...

Another anti-India wave sweeps Bangladesh

Muslims shout slogans against Nupur Sharma, a spokesperson of India’s governing Hindu nationalist party as they react to the de...

Swiss Bank deposits of Bangladeshis jump up by 55pc in one...

Last year saw a record high of the money deposited by Bangladeshis over the past two decades in various Swiss Banks. These deposits hav...

Hard times for the economy, complex times for geopolitics

How will Bangladesh manage to tackle the global economic recession that's knocking on the door? The world has come under economic pres...

Why should india reconstruct its discourse about Banglades...

On June 10, 2022, Ex-NSG chief of India Jayantho Narayan Chowdhury said that Bangladesh plays a major role in Northeast India...

Rohingya leader Mohib Ullah killing: Police press charges...

Rohingya leader Mohib UllahReuters file photo Police in Cox’s Bazar have pressed charges against 29 people in a case filed o...

'The government didn't keep its own word in the budget'

Selim Raihan Dr Selim Raihan is a professor of economics at Dhaka University and executive director of the South Asian Network...

As Bangladesh protests anti-Islam remarks, ruling party le...

Muslims take part in a procession after the Friday prayers to protest against the blasphemous comments on Prophet Muhammad by BJP mem...

Bangladesh faces the fallout from another industrial accid...

When a fire broke out at the bm Inland Container Depot in Bangladesh on June 4th Oliur Rahman Nayan, a local worker, did...

Bangladesh treads cautiously on support from China

New Delhi: Even Bangladesh With Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina preparing to inaugurate the Chinese-built Padma bridge later this month, w...

These steps in whose interests?

Debapriya Bhattacharya There are three things I want to say. One, in the budget speech there is some sort of an acknowledgemen...

'Japan wants to supply radar and other military hardware t...

Japanese ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki has said that a Japanese company visited Japan, following interest shown by...

Adani godda power plant: BPDB to pay Tk 1,219.1cr for powe...

If it does not add value, it is a waste, said the seminal American industrialist Henry Ford. And the quote best describes the situation...

Bangladesh cancels top human rights body's licence

Adiba Islam along with her mother takes part in a human chain in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on 10 December 2021. Adiba Is...