I was waiting for my luggage at the baggage claim of Dhaka international airport. Airports are a suitable place to examine a country’s new trends (more…)

As I was watching the head-spinning excesses of Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel”, I kept on thinking who would be a Bangladeshi equivalent of Superman. (more…)

There is every sign that the investigation probe of the Rana Plaza tragedy would soon enter into a no-man’s land. That means we’ll never learn the host of failures (more…)

One fine day in September I had a wonderful opportunity to listen to Sir Fazle Hasan Abed in Washington, DC. He spoke most eloquently about the ways BRAC sought to change the fate of the poor in Bangladesh. (more…)