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ED: Get serious on saving our...

ED: Get serious on saving our...

Editorial

Tue, Sep 8 2020

Legal action should be taken against owners of illegal structures along canals

OP-ED: Who should pay for it?

OP-ED: Who should pay for it?

Tim Worstall

Sat, Sep 5 2020

Those who benefit from new infrastructure being built should be the ones who pay for it

Metro rail construction reaches halfway...

Metro rail construction reaches halfway...

Dhaka

Fri, Sep 4 2020

The rail project might be completed within December 2022

Construction of Bangladesh’s first-ever...

Construction of Bangladesh’s first-ever...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 15 2020

'We want to start its construction work at the beginning of 2021 and hopefully we will be able to...

Metro rail construction to resume

Metro rail construction to resume

Dhaka

Wed, Jun 3 2020

Dedicated treatment facilities to be set up for foreigners, local staff

Development in the fast lane

Development in the fast lane

Opinion

Wed, Mar 11 2020

Greater connectivity will also help ease the immense pressure our capital city currently faces

Reversing the damage

Reversing the damage

Opinion

Sat, Feb 29 2020

This is the kind of action that we have been asking for

Proceeding with caution

Proceeding with caution

Editorial

Tue, Feb 18 2020

We cannot, at this juncture, afford to underestimate the value of vocational training

Making our country green again

Making our country green again

Anik Kabir

Thu, Feb 13 2020

Tackling pollution needs to be a priority

A dream of better roads

A dream of better roads

Editorial

Fri, Dec 27 2019

Traffic jams and road fatality remain our greatest woes

Construction work of Dhaka Bypass begins...

Construction work of Dhaka Bypass begins...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 26 2019

The construction is scheduled to finish in four years

The roads not taken

The roads not taken

Editorial

Fri, Dec 20 2019

Good roads are a hallmark for any developed nation

Tracking progress

Tracking progress

Editorial

Sun, Jun 16 2019

A modern, high-speed railway system would prove instrumental in catalyzing productivity

Complaints of noise fall on deaf...

Complaints of noise fall on deaf...

D2

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Loud construction at night causes disquiet in Dhaka as no one takes responsibility

Delaying the inevitable

Delaying the inevitable

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Apr 25 2019

How will we prevent another disaster from taking place?

Rana Plaza six years on

Rana Plaza six years on

Editorial

Wed, Apr 24 2019

It is important to acknowledge that unethical construction practices is a widespread problem

Up in flames

Up in flames

Sabrina Zarin

Sun, Apr 21 2019

Everyone has a duty to be aware of fire safety

Egypt parliament to vote on extending...

Egypt parliament to vote on extending...

Middle East

Tue, Apr 16 2019

It includes changing Article 140 of the constitution to allow the Egyptian president to extend his current...

HC bars DSCC bid to construct floor...

HC bars DSCC bid to construct floor...

Court

Thu, Feb 14 2019

In January 2018, the DSCC decided to construct 178 shops on New Market's roof using metal...

Bigger is not always better

Bigger is not always better

Shishir Reza

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Are more high-rises really the answer to Dhaka’s problems? 

Ecnec approves five projects to develop...

Ecnec approves five projects to develop...

Development

Wed, May 30 2018

Thirteen projects involving Tk9,518 crore have been cleared in total