The Daily Star
Worries over wastewater
Textile dying, washing plants discharge colossal amount of untreated water into rivers, wetland posing environment threat.
Lead, Pesticides in Milk: HC orders ACC to launch probe
Directs govt to identify culprits within three months
An unthinkable murder
Man arrested after 6-year-old daughter`s body found stuffed in cooking pot
Economic development and respect for democracy mutually reinforcing
Says visiting senior official of US Department of State
Academic activities of CU sociology dept at stalemate
Concerned committee didn`t meet in over three months
A public health threat of epic proportions
Even the milk we`re consuming is not safe
Spend on education, health and social welfare
Quality investment needed for inclusive growth
How to make development inclusive
By Syed Mansur Hashim
Planning for education for various subjects needs to be aligned with national plans. There is a need to draw the right people into the teaching profession by making it attractive monetarily—only good teachers can produce good students.
When the network is as slow as the traffic
By Habibullah N Karim
The operators claim its 4G but the network status continuously switches back and forth between E for Edge (2G), 3G and 4G making internet service highly spotty and unreliable on the road.
Ducsu polls on March 11 after 28 years
Chhatra League elated, all other student bodies dissatisfied
PM to inaugurate Karnaphuli tunnel construction work Feb 24
Communication network will expand, economic activities will boost
Rashid Suhrawardy’s demise: End of an era
Eminent citizens and senior political figures of Bangladesh termed his departure a great loss for the nation
Residents of shelters leading miserable lives in Khulna leading miserable lives
They have been deprived of basic necessities such as lack of electricity, shortage of drinking water and many other facilities
A plan to decentralize
The lack of any regulation in the development of upazilas have contributed to our lack of a decentralized economy
The everyman’s game
By AHM Mustafizur Rahman
T20 cricket -and indeed newer formats such as 10-over and even six over cricket- works perfectly in a world which continues to jump from one event to the other much like we jump from one tab to the other on our browsers.
Why Bangladesh overtook Pakistan
By Pervez Hoodbhoy
The west wing renamed itself Pakistan, many assuming this was temporary. They said Bangladesh could never survive economically and would humbly ask to be taken back.
Science does not discriminate
Raida A K Reza
On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, let us celebrate all those who have made the field more women-friendly.
Jamaat is no longer with BNP
Jamaat has taken this decision recently, but will not declare it officially. They will be inactive from the alliance activities.
85 illegal brick fields spreading pollution
These brick field are located near the schools, college, madrasa and residential area. The surrounding environment is endangered due to the emission of black smoke from those brick field.
Development and human rights
Undermining citizen rights development cannot be expected
Students` drop out in secondary level
Find out the cause and remedy
Vacant post and merit should be base of promotion
Ali Imam Majumder
The police force expected to be sincere to implement the government`s instructions. Their proper demand should also be considered by the government.
Rivers and women are most endangered in country
Syed Abul Maksud
Today, rivers and women are the most endangered things in Bangladesh. Although there is sufficient law to protect them, its application is not enough. We lost our valuable resources in negligence. As a result, we have become poor as a nation.
The wrong politics of Arab world and we
Fazle Hossain Badshah
The Iranian media has claimed that the main goal of Saudi Arabia`s massive funding in the military sector is to interfere in the internal affairs of Middle Eastern countries.
20 die from reaction of medicine
Announcement of schedule
Election battle to be intensified through alliance
Bengali in High Court
Three judges are ahead, many are interested
New employment opportunities
Take action to create skilled labor force
Social security being interrupted
Government has to be firm to protect the commitment
Can democracy run with an inactive part?
Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury
Winning in New Zealand is not impossible after having a difficult tour
Elimination of corruption should be given the highest priority
AKM Atiqur Rahman
Making zero tolerance policies against corruption is not a difficult task. Reducing a country`s corruption rate to zero is definitely a tough task.
Dream spreads its wings
Chhatra League welcome election schedule whereas Chatra Dal has rejected it. The left-wing students’ organizations have also objected in some extents. Pundits are seeing this as a positive thing.
35 yaba godfathers along with hundreds of dealers surrendered
Home Minister to visit Teknaf on Saturday
Pensioners to be relieved from corruption and harassment
Pension and Fund Management Unit to be made digital
Influential people occupying lands allocated for roads
In city’s Kallyanpur areas, the influential people are grabbing lands of the canal and raising buildings on it. The land is allocated for people to walk. As a result, people have to walk two kilometers of distance which could be only 200 feet distance.
Protection to agriculture land: A stitch in time saves nine
UNO made OSD: Humanity send into exile
Banking Reform Commission vital
By Dr Moynul Islam
Banking Reform Commission is necessary to bring changes in the banking sector of Bangladesh.
Bishwo Shahitto Kendro in opposite direction
By Rajib Sarkar
Path that DUCSU to show
By Mesbahuddin Ahmed