Dawn of a new era

Rahima Begum had a tough year in 2014. The 45-year old widow lost her only son in a road accident that year. All she had left was just a piece of land she inherited. Come November, the local chairman had…

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Another step to quicker, cheaper livestock service

It has been 16 years. But I still remember the day I saw Abdar. A former textile worker, the father of three from Kurigram had taken to keeping cattle. He was struck with sorrow that day and tears…

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Books for all–A dream comes true

One in about seven persons has some form of disability across the world. At that global average of 15 percent, Bangladesh has about 25 million disabled people…

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