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Experts stress harmony with nature to...

Experts stress harmony with nature to...

Dhaka

Sun, Oct 20 2019

They also stressed the need for ensuring access to job opportunities, utilities, and transport and housing...

Empowering local governance

Empowering local governance

Editorial

Thu, Jul 11 2019

Local government institutions in Bangladesh are hampered by limited decision-making and financial...

Making polluters pay

Making polluters pay

Editorial

Thu, Jul 4 2019

Encroachers and polluters are normally not too bothered about having to pay those fines

Updating our waste management

Updating our waste management

Opinion

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Garbage disposal and waste management in the city have historically been sub-par

Cars don’t have to  rule the city

Cars don’t have to rule the city

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 31 2019

We would like to see leaders who truly care about us

Saving our water-bodies

Saving our water-bodies

Editorial

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Our water-bodies are crucial to our sustainable development

My village, my town

My village, my town

SM Mehedi Ahsan

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Let’s not make the same mistakes with our rural planning that we have made with our cities

For a better Bangladesh

For a better Bangladesh

Opinion

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Decentralizing the country is going to require comprehensive planning

For a clean Eid-ul-Azha

For a clean Eid-ul-Azha

Opinion

Sun, Aug 19 2018

The blood and entrails from millions of slaughters which take place each year litter the streets

The pursuit of happiness … in

The pursuit of happiness … in

Opinion

Fri, Aug 10 2018

Where did it go so wrong?

The agenda within

The agenda within

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Can a new city save Dhaka?

Cities of woe and misery

Cities of woe and misery

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Why can’t we do a better job of planning our cities?

Record rainfall severely disrupts city...

Record rainfall severely disrupts city...

Nation

Tue, Jun 12 2018

District Administrations evacuates 490 families at risk of landslide in different areas

The path of most resistance

The path of most resistance

Opinion

Mon, May 21 2018

It is unacceptable that average public transport speed remains the same as the average walking speed:...

A single girl living alone

A single girl living alone

Opinion

Fri, May 4 2018

There is nothing wrong with choosing to live independently

A good example

A good example

Opinion

Sun, Mar 11 2018

For a country like Bangladesh, newer methods for decentralization are absolutely essential

Spreading out the jobs

Spreading out the jobs

Editorial

Fri, Jan 19 2018

It is essential at this point in time to ensure food security and stable employment scenarios everywhere...

Goodbye, mayor

Goodbye, mayor

Opinion

Fri, Dec 1 2017

With a vision for a clean, green, smart city, Mayor Annisul Huq had the right idea

The dream of a smart city

The dream of a smart city

Opinion

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Our cities are rushing into the digital world, but are we prepared?

Are we prepared?

Are we prepared?

Editorial

Fri, Oct 13 2017

Creating awareness about earthquake preparation would go a long way. So far, many still remain in the...

Can we save Purbachal before it’s too...

Can we save Purbachal before it’s too...

Editorial

Fri, Oct 6 2017

Experts have already bemoaned the fact that, should unplanned structures be allowed to continue to be...