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A mayor for all seasons

A mayor for all seasons

Editorial

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Annisul Huq was one of the truly remarkable figures of our time, and it is a tragedy that he left us...

DNCC Mayor Annisul Huq on life...

DNCC Mayor Annisul Huq on life...

Dhaka

Thu, Nov 30 2017

'Annisul has been on life support in the hospital since Monday'

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...

World Car-Free Day: Is Dhaka really...

World Car-Free Day: Is Dhaka really...

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 21 2017

'We did not receive any instruction from our higher authorities to keep roads closed for a day or for...

Geocoded map: DNCC-approved cattle...

Geocoded map: DNCC-approved cattle...

Dhaka

Tue, Aug 29 2017

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) has set up seven cattle markets, which will start operating from...

20 cattle markets to open

20 cattle markets to open

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 28 2017

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) has set up 12 temporary markets and Dhaka North City Corporation...

All haat and no cattle

All haat and no cattle

Editorial

Sun, Aug 20 2017

These lands are a good source of income for our city corporations, which in turn is used to improve our...

DNCC Mayor Annisul Huq admitted to ICU...

DNCC Mayor Annisul Huq admitted to ICU...

Dhaka

Wed, Aug 16 2017

'DNCC Mayor Annisul Huq has been admitted to the ICU as his brain vessels were inflamed'

A worrying trend

A worrying trend

Opinion

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Not only must they catch the criminals, but also ensure that something like this does not happen...

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...

DNCC Mayor: Sustainable effort necessary...

DNCC Mayor: Sustainable effort necessary...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 19 2017

'When planning for 2035, we need to ensure the everyday problems of the people are given due...

City corporations to maintain drainage...

City corporations to maintain drainage...

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 17 2017

'Wasa has been unable to resolve Dhaka’s water-logging crisis. So, the responsibility should be vested...

Annisul apologises

Annisul apologises

Dhaka

Sun, Jul 16 2017

'I wanted to say that since we do not have permission to enter every household, we cannot possibly spray...

DNCC Mayor Annisul: City corporations...

DNCC Mayor Annisul: City corporations...

Dhaka

Fri, Jul 14 2017

'City dwellers also have to take responsibility to keep their city clean'

'Red card' to mayors for failing to...

'Red card' to mayors for failing to...

Around the Web

Wed, Jul 12 2017

'If the mosquitos cannot be killed, then the city is in danger of a dengue epidemic'

U-turn project hits snag over land...

U-turn project hits snag over land...

Dhaka

Fri, Jun 16 2017

Under the project, 21 U-turns will be constructed on the 30km road between the Satrasta intersection...

Pickup, setup and play

Pickup, setup and play

D2

Sun, Jun 11 2017

'It is a matter of great regret that our city planners disregard the need for open spaces and parks in...

Prices of essentials invariably increase...

Prices of essentials invariably increase...

Business

Sat, Jun 3 2017

'It is due to the shortage in supply but let’s face it, prices always go up during Ramadan'

DNCC to monitor market prices during...

DNCC to monitor market prices during...

Dhaka

Thu, May 25 2017

The kitchen market, hotel and restaurant traders agreed to follow the price chart during Ramadan, which...

Clash erupts as DNCC launches eviction...

Clash erupts as DNCC launches eviction...

Dhaka

Mon, May 22 2017

'I went there as the local councillor to help the city corporation, nothing else'

DNCC opens women’s holiday market

DNCC opens women’s holiday market

Dhaka

Thu, May 18 2017

All kinds of security will be ensured and no one has to worry about women’s security