• Sunday, Jan 17, 2021
  • Last Update : 12:08 pm
Hannan Shah’s wife hospitalised with...

Hannan Shah’s wife hospitalised with...

Dhaka

Tue, Dec 27 2016

Nahid Hannan, widow of former BNP leader Hannan Shah, has been admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital...

Water taxis increase in popularity,...

Water taxis increase in popularity,...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 25 2016

The newly inaugurated Dhaka Water Taxi service at Hatirjheel has gained such popularity in just two weeks...

Tofail hints at Ashulia

Tofail hints at Ashulia

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed hinted on Friday the Ashulia unrest may be instigated by influential...

Bird Fair 2016 held in the capital

Bird Fair 2016 held in the capital

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 23 2016

The inauguration of the bird fair involved the release of 350 rescued birds.

55 RMG factories shut down amid workers'...

55 RMG factories shut down amid workers'...

Business

Tue, Dec 20 2016

As worker protests mount in Ashulia, 55 RMG factory owners have announced shutting down their...

Complete ban on New Year’s Eve public...

Complete ban on New Year’s Eve public...

Dhaka

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Minister of Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal laid down this year’s restriction on celebrating the...

'Dhaka can't be the lifeboat of 160m...

'Dhaka can't be the lifeboat of 160m...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 18 2016

John Carruthers, the director of the Sustainable Urban Planning Programme at George Washington University,...

TIB: Corruption rampant in public uni...

TIB: Corruption rampant in public uni...

Corruption

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Lecturers are paying an obscene amount of money in order to get recruited in public universities, according...

Bangladesh needs to plan cities...

Bangladesh needs to plan cities...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Bangladesh has one of the highest population densities and the highest growth of urban population in...

Dhaka mayors renew old pledge on waiving...

Dhaka mayors renew old pledge on waiving...

Dhaka

Sat, Dec 17 2016

Both the mayors of Dhaka city have renewed their pledges to waive holding tax imposed on the residences...

Choosing a dignified life: Tale of a...

Choosing a dignified life: Tale of a...

Dhaka

Sat, Dec 17 2016

Nodi, a transgender woman in her 40s living in Dhaka, has turned her life around simply by not giving...

Not a regatta, but water taxies hit...

Not a regatta, but water taxies hit...

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 16 2016

A quick look at the first day of the water taxi service in Dhaka on December 16.

An exhibition on Korail

An exhibition on Korail

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 16 2016

An exhibition of photos, artworks, handicrafts on life in Korail was held in the recently devastated...

Water taxi in Hatirjheel

Water taxi in Hatirjheel

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 16 2016

The first water taxi service has been launched in Hatirjheel to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the...

Traffic guidelines for Victory Day

Traffic guidelines for Victory Day

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 16 2016

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has released a press brief containing detailed instructions for traffic...

Water taxis launch in Dhaka today

Water taxis launch in Dhaka today

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 16 2016

Dhaka’s first water taxi service will be launched in the Hatirjeel lake area today, with the aim of easing...

Another slum fire in Mohakhali: Looting...

Another slum fire in Mohakhali: Looting...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 13 2016

There have been numerous allegations of rampant looting of homes during the Sattola fire amid frantic...

Sakhawat Mohammed re-elected as Gulshan...

Sakhawat Mohammed re-elected as Gulshan...

Dhaka

Mon, Dec 12 2016

Sakhawat Abu Khair Mohammed, the incumbent president of Gulshan Club Ltd in Dhaka, has been re-elected...

Constable found dead in Dhaka

Constable found dead in Dhaka

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 11 2016

Police recovered the body of a police constable from Postogola Bridge in Jurain of Dhaka yesterday...

Ambulance owners threaten indefinite...

Ambulance owners threaten indefinite...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 8 2016

The co-operative of ambulance owners in Dhaka metropolis will go for an indefinite strike from January...

Agargaon slum evicted, illegal AL offices...

Agargaon slum evicted, illegal AL offices...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 8 2016

Three illegal offices of the Awami League affiliates in the area were untouched