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Woes of the working woman

Shifat Ara A few days ago, I was required to do some secondary research on the conditions of female workers in the readymade garments (RMG) sector in Bangladesh. While most of the study findings were nothing out of the ordinary, there was one outcome that struck me and has since been lingering on my mind. […]

Govt allocates around Tk7,000cr from Energy Security Fund without guideline The government is using money from the Energy Security Fund to manage and plan for gas deficiency in the future. In the past, they were facing difficulty to gather funding to meet import costs of 1,000 Million Cubic Feet per Day (mmcfd) of liquefied natural […]

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Rajshahi finished the season on 25 points with two wins and four draws Rajshahi had already confirmed promotion to tier one with a game to spare so their final game of the season, against Dhaka Metropolis ending in a draw did not make any difference. Rajshahi finished the season on 25 points with two wins […]

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Residents are seen on the top of a partially submerged vehicle along a flooded road in Cagayan de Oro city in the Philippines, December 22, 2017. — Reuters photo   The death toll from a tropical storm in the southern Philippines climbed swiftly to 133 on Saturday, as rescuers pulled dozens of bodies from a […]

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Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad on Saturday said the Rangpur city polls result manifested that people wants to get rid of killing, enforced disappearance and corruption. ‘I believe the results of the future election will also be like that of Rangpur one as people want to protect themselves from repressive acts,’ he said. Ershad, also […]

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