December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Prevent another pandemic wave at all costs

Viruses constantly change through mutation. It was only a matter of time before another mutated, more contagious variant of the coronavirus came out—and as far as we are aware, Omicron is one such...

December 7, 2021
December 7, 2021

Extending a helping hand

It is heartening to know that Bangladesh has got the capacity to give loans to other countries. In August, Bangladesh lent USD 50 million to Sri

November 30, 2021
November 30, 2021

Produce Covid vaccines locally

Our PM recently told parliament that Bangladesh has the capacity of producing Covid-19 vaccines and supplying them to other countries. I am

November 6, 2021
November 6, 2021

Don’t raise fuel price

In the last six years, the average crude oil price was about USD 50, when BPC didn’t reduce local fuel price, hence it made significant profits. I suggest that,

November 2, 2021
November 2, 2021

Dhaka’s woeful traffic

With life slowly returning to normal after the pandemic, inhabitants of Dhaka are again suffering due to the city’s awful traffic. It is truly shocking

October 25, 2021
October 25, 2021

Child marriage must end

Bangladesh has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world. Studies have shown that the more a girl is educated, the lower the

October 13, 2021
October 13, 2021

I, too, have a dream

I am no Martin Luther King Jr, but I, too, have a dream.

September 22, 2021
September 22, 2021

Interns deserve fair treatment

In Bangladesh, millions of graduates are struggling to get jobs because they lack experience. Many organisations help with

September 12, 2021
September 12, 2021

Stop border killings

Every year, multiple citizens of Bangladesh become victims of border killings. Reportedly, in 2020, the BSF killed 48 Bangladeshis.

September 9, 2021
September 9, 2021

Stop illegal sale of vaccine

The number of people getting infected by the coronavirus in the country remains worrying. Amid such circumstances, the government’s ongoing