Opinion

Bangabandhu: A world statesman
Bangabandhu’s leadership qualities, supreme dedication, aspiration and sacrifice made him not only an iconic leader of his country but also turned him into a political personality adored by internatio ...
Dhanmondi 32, Bangabandhu and our history
At Dhanmondi 32 in August 1975, Bangabandhu’s Bengalis did to him what his historical tormentors in the form of successive Pakistani military regimes could not do
What does Aug 15 demand from us?
This mourning can only be meaningful when the golden Bengal that Bangabandhu dreamed of and portrayed before us will be achieved
Rushdie -- and the world of writers
Problem arises when outrage or disagreement translates into outright violence or the threat of violence against a writer
Pelosi visit supercharges US-China chess game
Beijing followed the Pelosi visit with a flurry of trade bans on companies and institutions it accused of supporting "Taiwan independence"
General English versus business English
Without having a decent hold of general English, mastering business English is cumbersome
How to respond to food and energy shortages
A government that cannot ensure the steady supply of food and energy at prices its citizens can afford to pay is likely to face political and social unrest
Pelosi did not have to go to Taipei
Pelosi’s provocative visit to Taipei now raises the spectre of a military invasion of the island, an image the world would be sorry to see
Toufique Imrose Khalidi
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