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Indian foreign secretary to visit...

Indian foreign secretary to visit...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Indian Foreign Secretary Subrahmanyam Jaishankar is expected to arrive in Dhaka on February 23 for a...

Weeklong red meat strike

Weeklong red meat strike

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Red meat sellers in Dhaka have declared to go on strike from Monday to Saturday to protest the irregularities...

US citizen berates Gulshan traffic police...

US citizen berates Gulshan traffic police...

Crime

Sat, Feb 11 2017

The US citizen claims the row on Friday afternoon was over the bribe demanded by the traffic police at...

What $10 or less gets you in...

What $10 or less gets you in...

What the World Says

Fri, Feb 10 2017

What can you get for $10 (approx. Tk800) or less in Bangladesh? Renowned travel blogger Drew Binsky visited...

6 suspected child traffickers held,...

6 suspected child traffickers held,...

Crime

Thu, Feb 9 2017

The detainees are also involved in child kidnapping and murder

Police shut down 8 hotels in Dhaka

Police shut down 8 hotels in Dhaka

Crime

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Police officers began conducting the drive in 18 residential hotels in Mohammadpur, Adabor, Shyamoli,...

Palestine President Abbas meets PM...

Palestine President Abbas meets PM...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Feb 2 2017

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her office on Thursday.

A dream come true

A dream come true

Everyone dreams of having their own piece of land, but is it feasible?

The path to radicalisation

The path to radicalisation

Tamanna Sultana

Wed, Feb 1 2017

How can we stop young people from falling prey to extremism?

Dhaka traffic advisory ahead of Jan...

Dhaka traffic advisory ahead of Jan...

Dhaka

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Ruling Awami League and its associate organisations have set up various day-long events to commemorate...

The day Dhaka stands still, yet...

The day Dhaka stands still, yet...

Dhaka

Thu, Jan 5 2017

The ruling Awami League celebrates January 5 as the three-year anniversary of their 2014 National Election...

Dhaka airport inadequate for increasing...

Dhaka airport inadequate for increasing...

Dhaka

Wed, Jan 4 2017

The existing infrastructure of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (Dhaka airport) in Dhaka will not...

A city at a standstill

A city at a standstill

Editorial

Wed, Jan 4 2017

Our traffic problem is indeed solvable, but there must be political will

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Dhaka...

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Dhaka...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 4 2017

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale has jolted Dhaka.

Get to the bottom of Gulshan fire

Get to the bottom of Gulshan fire

Editorial

Tue, Jan 3 2017

At this stage nothing can be ruled out, and the operating assumption should be that this was not an...

Water taxis increase in popularity,...

Water taxis increase in popularity,...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 25 2016

The newly inaugurated Dhaka Water Taxi service at Hatirjheel has gained such popularity in just two weeks...

Bird Fair 2016 held in the capital

Bird Fair 2016 held in the capital

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 23 2016

The inauguration of the bird fair involved the release of 350 rescued birds.

Complete ban on New Year’s Eve public...

Complete ban on New Year’s Eve public...

Dhaka

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Minister of Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal laid down this year’s restriction on celebrating the...

Bangladesh needs to plan cities...

Bangladesh needs to plan cities...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Bangladesh has one of the highest population densities and the highest growth of urban population in...

Make Dhaka liveable

Make Dhaka liveable

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Dhaka’s traffic has turned it into an example of how a city should not function

Holiday adventures

Holiday adventures

Kids

Sat, Dec 17 2016

With the holiday season knocking on your door, the time has come to open your minds and explore the true...