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We need a cleaner Dhaka

We need a cleaner Dhaka

Editorial

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Our streets are filled with garbage, which mixes with rainwater, facilitating the spawning of...

Majority of insecticides used by Dhaka...

Majority of insecticides used by Dhaka...

Dhaka

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Sources from the city corporations said they are aware of the study and are trying to switch insecticides,...

Will we ever give cleaners the wages...

Will we ever give cleaners the wages...

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 7 2019

Privately contracted cleaners, even in the formal sector, are living off subsistence earnings

ACC sues United Hospital for tax...

ACC sues United Hospital for tax...

Corruption

Thu, Jan 11 2018

The hospital allegedly evaded more than Tk21 crore in taxes to the former Dhaka City Corporation

Atiqul: PM has not confirmed

Atiqul: PM has not confirmed

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 31 2017

Earlier, Atiqul claimed that he got green signal from Awami League’s high command and started his informal...

Government urged to focus more on risk...

Government urged to focus more on risk...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 14 2017

Discussants speak at a round-table reviewing the Earthquake Contingency Plan of Dhaka City...

Plan to send hawkers abroad

Plan to send hawkers abroad

Dhaka

Wed, Nov 8 2017

'We are working on building the project to send hawkers abroad. The project will be sent for approval...

Dhaka roads: A post-rain disaster

Dhaka roads: A post-rain disaster

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 13 2017

'The smart city is a pipe dream for all the bluster and the fuss, the city corporation cannot even provide...

The sorry state of Dhaka city...

The sorry state of Dhaka city...

Dhaka

Tue, Sep 12 2017

The vanished canals were filled up and grabbed by 10,500 grabbers with political power

Army likely to play key role in canal...

Army likely to play key role in canal...

Dhaka

Tue, Sep 12 2017

'Wasa has been unable to resolve Dhaka’s waterlogging crisis. So the responsibility should be vested...

What Dhaka’s transport system might...

What Dhaka’s transport system might...

Dhaka

Tue, Aug 22 2017

'The government has massive plans for Dhaka city to increase traffic speed and improve living standards...

Beware of these ‘DNCC’ officials at...

Beware of these ‘DNCC’ officials at...

Dhaka

Sun, Aug 6 2017

'I paid the man. But after a few days, when I tried to contact him repeatedly, his phone was switched...

Green, secure and digital Dhaka far...

Green, secure and digital Dhaka far...

Dhaka

Sat, May 6 2017

Both mayors faced an enormous challenge when they entered office amid much fanfare in 2015, since Dhaka...

The great divide

The great divide

Dhaka

Sat, May 6 2017

Over the past two years since the new mayors have taken office, there has been a disproportionate growth...

Waste management down in the dumps

Waste management down in the dumps

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Both mayors say they are working on recovering stolen land and the project will be completed soon

Ex-DCC mayor Hanif’s birth anniversary...

Ex-DCC mayor Hanif’s birth anniversary...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 2 2017

The former mayor, who suffered critical splinter injuries in the August 21, 2004 grenade attack, died...

HC: Charge govt officials as well

HC: Charge govt officials as well

Court

Mon, Mar 20 2017

Witnesses say a 40sqft manhole, in front of Paltan Tower, was left open for several days without any...

DNCC to announce car free road in Banani...

DNCC to announce car free road in Banani...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 22 2016

Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Annisul Huq has said at least one road will be announced as car free...

Dhaka’s slaughterhouses in limbo

Dhaka’s slaughterhouses in limbo

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 11 2016

The slaughterhouses under the two city corporations of Dhaka are in poor condition as the authorities...