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Dhaka needs better waste

Dhaka needs better waste

Editorial

Thu, Apr 5 2018

Because of a lack of dustbins, the problem of littering persists

Fraudulent birth certificates allegedly...

Fraudulent birth certificates allegedly...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 1 2018

Frauds often try to collect fake certificates from outside their own areas by bribing the staff or employee...

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...

Dhaka grappling to implement SDG target...

Dhaka grappling to implement SDG target...

Special

Tue, Feb 13 2018

The air quality in Dhaka is among the worst in the world. In the second instalment of a four-part series...

DSCC Mayor: 70% of citizens unhappy...

DSCC Mayor: 70% of citizens unhappy...

Dhaka

Wed, Jan 31 2018

'When I was elected, 90% of the roads were damaged.  But today, 85% of the roads are suitable for...

Pubali Bank Ltd holds first managers’...

Pubali Bank Ltd holds first managers’...

Banks

Thu, Jan 25 2018

The managing director emphasized the expansion of the foreign remittance business through better customer...

EC: HC halted DNCC mayoral by-polls...

EC: HC halted DNCC mayoral by-polls...

Court

Tue, Jan 23 2018

Helal Uddin, acting secretary to the Election Commission, disclosed it on Tuesday night after receiving...

Ministry asks DNCC, DSCC from raising...

Ministry asks DNCC, DSCC from raising...

Dhaka

Mon, Dec 25 2017

Although holding tax rates are supposed to be re-adjusted every five years, they were never implemented...

Dhaka south residents to receive free...

Dhaka south residents to receive free...

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 26 2017

Doctors will visit patients at home and provide medicines for free once people seek health services using...

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...

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...

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...

In pictures: DSCC takes on Tk784cr project...

In pictures: DSCC takes on Tk784cr project...

Image Gallery

Mon, Sep 25 2017

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) inaugurated a Tk784cr project to develop Matuail union parishad,...

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...

Using guppies to control Chikungunya:...

Using guppies to control Chikungunya:...

Dhaka

Wed, Aug 9 2017

The mayor said that many more fish would be required to act in the drains, canals, lakes and other water...

DSCC raises budget but cuts revenue...

DSCC raises budget but cuts revenue...

Dhaka

Tue, Jul 25 2017

'I hope the city corporation will manage to ensure its income properly and implement the proposed...

'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'

DSCC builds new app to keep an eye on...

DSCC builds new app to keep an eye on...

Dhaka

Sun, Jul 9 2017

Mayor Sayeed Khokon is introducing this application to make the waste management system more

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'

Red meats being sold defying govt price...

Red meats being sold defying govt price...

Dhaka

Tue, May 30 2017

'We can not sell meat at less then Tk550 a kg. Why should we incur losses following the prices set by...