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Why can’t we stop traffic accidents...

Why can’t we stop traffic accidents...

Dhaka

Sun, Jun 10 2018

The highways with their high speed vehicles and steep sides are dangerous, but why are

Monsoon: Dhaka again at risk of severe...

Monsoon: Dhaka again at risk of severe...

Dhaka

Sun, May 6 2018

Most drains in Dhaka are clogged by the solid waste and plastic garbage due to irregular cleanup and...

What is the future of the colour-coded...

What is the future of the colour-coded...

Special

Wed, Apr 11 2018

According to the decision, the colour-coded buses will travel a distance of 17km in the dedicated lane...

Woman caught between buses, left with...

Woman caught between buses, left with...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 6 2018

'She is paralyzed from the waist down even after undergoing a major surgery. She will not be able to...

Can we have clean air?

Can we have clean air?

Opinion

Mon, Mar 19 2018

We need to become thorough in our pursuit for cleaner air

After flower debacle, DSCC turns to...

After flower debacle, DSCC turns to...

Development

Sun, Mar 4 2018

In a move to go green and give the DSCC a face-lift, the city corporation in June 2016 undertook aTk12-crore...

For better traffic management

For better traffic management

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Feb 18 2018

Dhaka’s traffic problem is a failure of the authorities concerned

Harder to breathe

Harder to breathe

Opinion

Sat, Feb 3 2018

Air pollution is a particularly insidious enemy as it is often an invisible one

No smoking (if you are a woman)

No smoking (if you are a woman)

Zubier Abdullah

Fri, Jan 19 2018

Don’t shame women for something men do constantly

What’s the footpath for?

What’s the footpath for?

Mushfique Wadud , Mushfique Wadud

Tue, Jan 2 2018

Our footpaths are an entire ecosystem of peddlers and pedallers

Save our  public parks

Save our public parks

Opinion

Sat, Dec 23 2017

It is time we paid more attention to fixing our public park system

Freeing up our highways

Freeing up our highways

Tribune Editorial

Sat, Dec 9 2017

To end the bane of traffic congestion, we need to focus on railway lines -- there is no other way

Better buses,  fewer cars

Better buses, fewer cars

Opinion

Tue, Dec 5 2017

With a better bus system and fewer cars in the street, not only would congestion go down, so would air...

The woes of  the good politician

The woes of the good politician

Opinion

Mon, Dec 4 2017

With Annisul Huq’s death, Dhaka lost a force for good

A strike will not solve the

A strike will not solve the

Opinion

Fri, Nov 24 2017

Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Pathao have complemented Bangladesh’s vision of a more digital...

Are we prepared to handle a major...

Are we prepared to handle a major...

Opinion

Tue, Nov 14 2017

With fewer people, more open space, residents of Dhaka would have much better chances of survival in...

Dhaka’s seating service buses likely...

Dhaka’s seating service buses likely...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 26 2017

'We are supposed to receive the report by next week and we will take a decision over the issue within...

The city needs to breathe

The city needs to breathe

Editorial

Wed, Oct 25 2017

DSCC has launched a development project to revitalise a number of parks and playgrounds under its...

Are flyovers really the solution?

Are flyovers really the solution?

Dhaka

Wed, Oct 25 2017

Flyovers have flattered to deceive in Dhaka, often exacerbating the traffic problems they were meant...

Dhaka set to be the second most densely...

Dhaka set to be the second most densely...

Dhaka

Sun, Oct 15 2017

'Rapid urbanisation coupled with wrong planning and shortage of land has posed a great challenge to building...

Poor construction exacerbates quake...

Poor construction exacerbates quake...

Dhaka

Fri, Oct 13 2017

'Bangladesh is “waiting for a strong earthquake like in 1897”, which had an estimated magnitude of 8...