• Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019
  • Last Update : 09:36 pm
'Fire extinguishing equipment alone...

'Fire extinguishing equipment alone...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 5 2019

The residents of the majority of high-rise buildings in Dhaka are at grave fire risk

2 suspected robbers killed in Dhaka...

2 suspected robbers killed in Dhaka...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 5 2019

RAB says the deceased are members of a car theft ring

Narayanganj economic zone to create...

N'ganj EPZ to create employment for...

Nation

Thu, Apr 4 2019

An additional 15,000 people will be added to the workforce with future investments

Rajuk drive: Building construction next...

Rajuk drive: Building construction next...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 2 2019

Ahmed Tower’s building expansion was suspended as part of the ongoing Rajuk drive

Please don’t let the frogs die

Please don’t let the frogs die

Md Naibur Rahman

Tue, Apr 2 2019

Dhaka may seem unlivable, but it’s still home to many of us

Nor’wester death toll jumps to 8

Nor’wester death toll jumps to 8

Nation

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The Met Office has forecast thundershowers accompanied by gusty wind in the next 24 hours from 9am...

Opportunities and Constraints

Opportunities and Constraints

Climate Change

Mon, Apr 1 2019

Accessing International Climate Adaptation Finance for Civil Society Organizations in Zimbabwe

My beloved, I am your murderer

My beloved, I am your murderer

Sarjana Sanam Islam

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The structural integrity of Dhaka was compromised well before the city was built. 

Don’t fiddle as Dhaka burns

Don’t fiddle as Dhaka burns

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Apr 1 2019

Tackling an emergency situation is everyone’s responsibility 

6 killed as nor'wester rips through...

6 killed as nor'wester rips through...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

Power outage hits different city areas as people suffer in gridlock for hours

Strong wind tears down wall at Dhaka’s...

Strong wind tears down wall at Dhaka’s...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

No casualties reported

Alarm system did not go off during FR...

Alarm system did not go off during FR...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

‘The emergency doors remained closed throughout the incident on some floors’

4 Rohingyas held at Dhaka airport

4 Rohingyas held at Dhaka airport

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

They were all carrying Bangladeshi passports

WB approves $100m in loans for Dhaka...

WB approves $100m in loans for Dhaka...

Business

Sun, Mar 31 2019

The credit from the World Bank has a 30-year term

Not up to code

Not up to code

Editorial

Sun, Mar 31 2019

How many buildings around the capital are at-risk of similar incidents?

Sips of salvation

Sips of salvation

D2

Sat, Mar 30 2019

Footsteps talks about the overcoming obstacles of setting up access to free safe drinking water

FR Tower fire: Public hearing...

FR Tower fire: Public hearing...

Dhaka

Sat, Mar 30 2019

Employees of damaged floors to be summoned

FR Tower fire: 4 probe bodies...

FR Tower fire: 4 probe bodies...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 29 2019

Thursday's fire in Banani's FR Tower has claimed the lives of 25 people

What are the reasons behind frequent...

What are the reasons behind frequent...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 28 2019

The number of fires has increased more than threefold across Bangladesh since 1997; with the year 2018...

Banani fire death toll 25

Banani fire death toll 25

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 28 2019

The Fire Service says 19 bodies were recovered from inside the building

Woman killed by stray bamboo stick amid...

Woman killed by stray bamboo stick amid...

Dhaka

Tue, Mar 26 2019

The woman was passing by at the Mir Hajirbagh area when a stray bamboo stick from a three-storey building...