Whose saree is it, anyway?

A GI is customarily applied to industrial products, handicrafts, agri- cultural products, consumables, and wine and spirit beverages.

Study in contrasts

Bangladesh (erstwhile east Pakistan) recently celebrated 52 years of its cessation from Pakistan. In the Census (1961) before the Liberation War broke out, the population of East Pakistan was 54 per cent (50 million) out of the population of the country (93 million).

Message from Bangladesh elections

Sheikh Hasina's victory for the fourth consecutive term in the Bangladesh election is a significant development for Bangladesh and the entire region. However, Hasina's victory was expected in an election where oppositions were tactically kept out.