Posts Tagged ‘ Government ’

Greece’s Tsipras and Tripura’s Manik Sarkar

July 19, 2015
Saeed Naqvi
Greece’s Tsipras and Tripura’s Manik Sarkar

Upon my return from a driving trip around Europe, the front page anchor of the Indian Express caught my eye. It showed Communication and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in a warm handshake with the Communist Chief Minister of Tripura, Manik Sarkar, at the inauguration of an Internet Gateway in Agartala. Even more striking was...
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Posted in Politics | 3 Comments »

Fake FF certificates: Our legacy or our shame?

September 27, 2014
Afsan Chowdhury
Fake FF certificates: Our legacy or our shame?

The case of the certificate-faking Secretaries is a source of shame and rage for many. These officials managed to get certificates, one is not sure when, and used it to gain benefits.
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Posted in 1971, Corruption | 9 Comments »

Time to establish ‘Access Regimes’ for public infrastructure

March 4, 2014
Nofel Wahid
Time to establish ‘Access Regimes’ for public infrastructure

The new Government has announced that it will prioritise the delivery of six infrastructure projects. The projects include the Padma Bridge
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Posted in Development, Uncategorized | 14 Comments »

The range of resistance

September 29, 2011
Iftekhar Iqbal
The range of resistance

Bangladesh public sphere is intellectually vibrant. Issues of public importance are reported, analysed and deliberated upon intensely in the countless print, web, and audio-visual media.
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Posted in Development, Economy, Law and Justice | 3 Comments »

Capital market outlook – remainder of 2011

August 10, 2011
Aminul Haque
Capital market outlook – remainder of 2011

If investors and general public are fed up by the vagaries of the capital markets, they may take solace in the fact that this has been the bane of investors for the last five centuries. There is chronicled history about share market excess and subsequent demise, which left large impact on the mainstream economy...
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Becoming Bangladesh: sleeping with a mosquito

January 31, 2011
Frank Domenico Cipriani
Becoming Bangladesh: sleeping with a mosquito

I have to admit it. Since I started writing for bdnews24.com, I have gauged the reach my articles have enjoyed by the number of facebook shares that appear next to the headline. I also count the number of responses generated. On the basis of these two statistics, I decide what to write about next.
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Posted in Development | 3 Comments »

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