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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...

A dead end

A dead end

Luba Khalili

Tue, Aug 1 2017

Education to the rescue?

A roof over one’s head

A roof over one’s head

Editorial

Fri, Jul 21 2017

It is of utmost importance to have good quality affordable housing

Far from the Gulshan crowd

Far from the Gulshan crowd

SN Rasul

Mon, May 8 2017

These are the cliques that make up Dhaka

No time to waste

No time to waste

Editorial

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Enough is enough -- it is time for the city corporation to live up to its promises and step up

DSCC gifts Dhaka Key to Saudi...

DSCC gifts Dhaka Key to Saudi...

Dhaka

Sat, Apr 8 2017

DSCC Mayor Syed Khokon vowed Dhaka would stand by Mecca and offer Saudi Arabia support against...

Slums are more expensive per square...

Slums are more expensive per square...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 19 2017

'Around 44% of Dhaka's residents are poor and yet they are denied basic access to their rights,' architect...

Watch: Why Dhaka should be the greatest...

Watch: Why Dhaka should be the greatest...

Videos

Sat, Mar 11 2017

The earliest centres of civilisation sprung up next to rivers, e.g. Mesopotamia along the Tigris and...