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Chawkbazar fire: Sons of Wahed Mansion...

Chawkbazar fire: Sons of Wahed Mansion...

Court

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The devastating fire that spread from the Wahed Mansion killed more than 70 and injured scores more

We must learn from  our mistakes

We must learn from our mistakes

Tribune Editorial

Fri, Apr 5 2019

The residents of Dhaka are currently living in great danger

Where are the mysterious owners of Wahed...

Where are the mysterious owners of Wahed...

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Many probe bodies found the fire had originated from the warehouse storing cosmetics, especially spray...

One month of Chawkbazar fire:  ‘Give...

One month of Chawkbazar fire: ‘Give...

Special

Tue, Mar 19 2019

Chemical warehouse owners in Old Dhaka say they are ready to relocate; house owners want compensation...

Speakers: Chawkbazar fire could have...

Speakers: Chawkbazar fire could have...

Event

Sat, Mar 16 2019

The comment was made during a discussion

Chawkbazar fire death toll rises to...

Chawkbazar fire death toll rises to...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 1 2019

Rezaul, 21, died around 5:30am on Friday

Victims' family say fires recur due...

Victims' family say fires recur due...

Nation

Thu, Feb 28 2019

One suggested that the authority start monitoring existing illegal chemical factories in Old Dhaka

Dr Kamal slams govt for loss of lives...

Dr Kamal slams govt for loss of lives...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 26 2019

He says the country wants answers to why such an incident took place which claimed so many innocent...

Industries minister: Land to relocate...

Industries minister: Land to relocate...

Business

Mon, Feb 25 2019

He also said the government has already implemented most of its commitments for developing the...

Ensuring a safe environment

Ensuring a safe environment

Editorial

Mon, Feb 25 2019

Things have to change, and they need to change fast

Gas cylinder or transformer blast?

Gas cylinder or transformer blast?

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 24 2019

Although probe committees are yet to ascertain what caused fire, they are certain that stored chemicals...

‘I don’t want anyone to lose their loved...

‘I don’t want anyone to lose their loved...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 24 2019

Banners in memory of the victims of the tragic incident filled the area, as the citizens came together...

Quader: Govt’s priority to rehabilitate...

Quader: Govt’s priority to rehabilitate...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 23 2019

The minister said the government will not compromise on removing risky establishments

Social media reacts to Chawkbazar...

Social media reacts to Chawkbazar...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 23 2019

People have taken to social media to express their condolences and frustration

When will it be ‘very soon’?

When will it be ‘very soon’?

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 23 2019

It has been nine years since the government undertook efforts to relocate the chemical factories and...

Tales of loss and suffering from Nanda...

Tales of loss and suffering from Nanda...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 22 2019

The conflagration was avoidable, while it also could have been much worse. However, that should not take...

Could the Chawkbazar tragedy have been...

Could the Chawkbazar tragedy have been...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 22 2019

The basement of Haji Wahed Mansion – the first building to catch fire in Chawkbazar on Wednesday...

DPDC probe finds no transformer explosion...

DPDC probe finds no transformer explosion...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 22 2019

After the devastating fire, DPDC formed a two-member probe committee headed by Dhaka Power Development...

Prime Minister to visit Chawkbazar fire...

Prime Minister to visit Chawkbazar fire...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 22 2019

She said support will be provided to the victim’s families, and ordered proper treatment for the...

Churihatta traders blame gas cylinders,...

Churihatta traders blame gas cylinders,...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 22 2019

When asked why they are trying to hide the existence of chemicals, they quietly left the scene

Quader: Govt may ban gas cylinders used...

Quader: Govt may ban gas cylinders used...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 22 2019

‘There is no alternative to removing the chemical warehouses, as we saw that minor neglect can...