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Erfan Selim suspended from DSCC

Erfan Selim suspended from DSCC

Government Affairs

Tue, Oct 27 2020

Local Government (City Corporation) Act states that if a person is convicted by any court, he/she will...

Could roads from recycled plastics change...

Could 'plastic' roads change

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Being inspired by the plastic road concept, the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) has been...

Cargo vessel strike withdrawn

Cargo vessel strike withdrawn

Nation

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The decision came at a meeting between the water transport workers’ federation and the cargo vessel...

Vessel owners: Lift strike before...

Vessel owners: Lift strike before...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 22 2020

State Minister for Shipping has said the workers’ demands are logical

Conspiracies fuelling the cargo vessel...

Conspiracies fuelling the cargo vessel...

Nation

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Shipping Minister says they are aware of plots targeted at interrupting government functions

Owners, workers in standoff as cargo...

Cargo vessel strike underway

Nation

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Owners’ association leaders say it is impossible to meet workers’ demands

Building Construction Rules responsible...

Building code responsible for unlivable...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 20 2020

'Rajuk (Rajdhani Unnyan Katripakha) is liable for controlling such an unplanned development which...

Experts: Develop digital tools to ease...

‘Develop digital tools for visually...

Nation

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The request was made at the launching event of the second edition of Monsur-Farhana’s book on the...

DNCC Mayor Atiq, wife test positive...

DNCC mayor tests positive for...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 12 2020

Several DNCC officials, including its Chief Executive Selim Reza, also tested positive for Covid-19

A look at the factors behind the rape...

What's behind the rape culture in...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 11 2020

Victim blaming is one of the core reasons behind rapists remaining free of blame in Bangladesh

HSC exams cancelled: Will the batch...

HSC cancelled: Will students...

Education

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Students to be evaluated based on results of two major public examinations they sat for previously, which...

Taposh shocked by lack of progress in...

Taposh shocked by lack of progress in...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 6 2020

'Most decisions taken in previous meetings of the bus route rationalization committee are yet to...

2 waste-to-energy power plants in Dhaka...

2 waste-to-energy power plants on the...

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The first ever project to generate power from waste in the country

Experts: Padma Bridge rail link design...

Padma Bridge rail link design flaw easily...

Nation

Sun, Sep 20 2020

As per the existing design, the rail link would have obstructed the movement of road traffic on the approaches...

Wasa recommends to reappoint Taqsem...

Wasa recommends to reappoint

Dhaka

Sat, Sep 19 2020

The recommendation to reappoint Taqsem comes five days after he was rebuked by the High Court

Who will save the Buriganga?

Who will save the Buriganga?

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 17 2020

According to the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA), thousands of tons of solid waste...

World Suicide Prevention Day: Why is...

Why is suicide prevention not a priority...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Around 10,000 to 11,000 people commit suicide in the country every year

Pandemic crumbles adult education, literacy...

Literacy rate likely to slow down

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 7 2020

All adult learning centres in the country remain shut due to the Covid-19 outbreak

Buses flout health guidelines, chaos...

Buses flout health guidelines, chaos...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 3 2020

Passengers in Dhaka alleged that they were being overcharged by bus operators

Bus services to reinstate normal fare,...

Buses to reinstate normal fare, seating...

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 31 2020

Passengers to be seated side by side, leaving no seats empty

BR to buy 125 luggage vans after 40...

BR to buy 125 luggage vans after 40...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 31 2020

The vans can be used to carry agro goods from remote areas of the countries to the cities