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Citizens form human chain to save Buriganga...

Citizens form human chain to save Buriganga...

Environment

Fri, Mar 3 2017

The current state of the Buriganga was not a sudden development, but the result of more than two decades...

Police bar sex workers rally at...

Police bar sex workers rally at...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Shahbagh police say the rally was halted as the organisers had not sought prior permission

Falling brick kills child

Falling brick kills child

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 3 2017

The building owner has been accused of negligence as he was constructing the fifth floor of the old building...

Rehabilitation of slum dwellers: Taking...

Rehabilitation of slum dwellers: Taking...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 3 2017

None of the world’s megacities may come close to Dhaka in terms of population boom. Amid this hyper-density...

Police forcefully cool down NSU...

Police forcefully cool down NSU...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The protest staged by North South University students over the assault on one of their own by a Bashundhara...

Saifur's, Udbhas among seven coaching...

Saifur's, Udbhas among seven coaching...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The mobile court was jointly led by DNCC Chief Waste Management Officer Abdur Razzak and Executive Magistrate...

Luxurious Jaguar seized for illegal...

Luxurious Jaguar seized for illegal...

Corruption

Thu, Mar 2 2017

CIID's tax detective team has seized a luxurious Jaguar car from the capital’s Pink City on the grounds...

Drive against old buses on city roads...

Drive against old buses on city roads...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The DSCC has already sent a notice to the warehouses and factory owners concerned

Why did the transport strike escalate...

Why did the transport strike escalate...

Nation

Wed, Mar 1 2017

A 30-hour countrywide transport strike caused a worker's death and two lost work days for a majority...

Google Street View gaffes: The hanging...

Google Street View gaffes: The hanging...

Around the Web

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Google blurs the faces of everyone visible on its Street View, adhering to a strict policy which it has...

Mob kills youth over suspected theft...

Mob kills youth over suspected theft...

Crime

Wed, Mar 1 2017

A youth was beaten to death by an unruly mob on suspicion of theft in Khilgaon's Dakkhin Banasree area...

Govt to fund replacement for 'severely...

Govt to fund replacement for 'severely...

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Mustafizur Rahman, additional secretary (cabinet division), made the disclosure on Wednesday after a...

US, Canada among eight embassies asked...

US, Canada among eight embassies asked...

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 1 2017

The government plans to free all occupied footpaths and roads across Dhaka to ease pedestrian and vehicular...

SSC examinees, patients suffer

SSC examinees, patients suffer

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 1 2017

The countrywide transport strike enforced by a pro-government union left Dhaka city’s commuters in distress...

Police go tough on pickets as leftists...

Police go tough on pickets as leftists...

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 1 2017

The activists of Progotishil Chhatra Jote, an alliance of progressive student bodies, brought out a procession...

Concern Universal now ‘United...

Concern Universal now ‘United...

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 1 2017

International non-government organisation Concern Universal has rebranded as United Purpose (UP) on its...

Amar Ekushey book fair comes to an...

Amar Ekushey book fair comes to an...

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Despite the countrywide indefinite strike enforced by transport unions, Amar Ekushey Book Fair 2017 saw...

A dog’s show of defiance

A dog’s show of defiance

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 28 2017

A photograph of a dog struggling to protect a protester from being dragged away by police has gone viral...

Fire breaks out at Khilkhet Modhopara...

Fire breaks out at Khilkhet Modhopara...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 28 2017

No casualties have been reported so far

Hartal in Dhaka meets tear gas,...

Hartal in Dhaka meets tear gas,...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The government raised the prices of household and industrial gas last week

DSCC plans paid on-street parking

DSCC plans paid on-street parking

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 28 2017

In order to tackle one huge problem in Dhaka, authorities concerned are considering a move that could...