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Useless, dirty passenger sheds become...

Unusable passenger sheds become shelters...

Dhaka

Sat, Sep 18 2021

Passengers unwilling to use sheds made for them for a litany of reasons

They’re called footpaths for a...

They’re called footpaths for a...

Editorial

Mon, Sep 16 2019

Dhaka’s streets have continued to fall victim to the encroachment of hawkers and street...

DNCC mayor: Footpaths must be kept clear...

DNCC mayor: Footpaths must be kept clear...

Dhaka

Sat, May 25 2019

The DNCC mayor also informed journalists that 18 new wards will be created in the eastern region of the...

DNCC removes 400 shops from roads,...

DNCC removes 400 shops from roads,...

Dhaka

Thu, May 16 2019

It also fined super shop Agora and Prince Hotel a total of Tk3 lakh

Getting off on the right footpath

Getting off on the right footpath

Makshudul Alom Mokul Mondal

Thu, Apr 26 2018

We need to make the streets of Dhaka more inclusive

Policeman ridiculed on Facebook for...

Policeman ridiculed on Facebook for...

Around the Web

Fri, Apr 6 2018

According to the Road Transportation Act 2017, one shall be liable to three months imprisonment and a...

What’s the footpath for?

What’s the footpath for?

Mushfique Wadud , Mushfique Wadud

Tue, Jan 2 2018

Our footpaths are an entire ecosystem of peddlers and pedallers

Watch: Expatriate confronts biker for...

Watch: Expatriate confronts biker for...

Dhaka

Wed, Nov 29 2017

Expatriate confronts biker for breaking the law.

With elections in sight, tax hikes and...

With elections in sight, tax hikes and...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 19 2017

Thousands of unregistered battery operated three wheelers like easy bikes are operating illegally across...

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...

The lucrative trade in extorting...

The lucrative trade in extorting...

Corruption

Wed, Jun 21 2017

Linemen collect Tk1.5 crore a month from the streets

The price of keeping a street-side stall...

The price of keeping a street-side stall...

Corruption

Fri, Jun 16 2017

Hawkers say they have to pay Tk230 to Tk500 per day, amounting to Tk6,900 to Tk5,000 every month in...

A constructive solution to freeing up...

A constructive solution to freeing up...

Editorial

Sat, Apr 22 2017

The government should empower relevant authorities so they can enforce existing regulations and hold...

Hawkers threaten to cripple Dhaka if...

Hawkers threaten to cripple Dhaka if...

Dhaka

Mon, Mar 6 2017

Leaders of hawkers in Dhaka’s Gulistan and Motijheel areas have threatened to cripple Dhaka if the Dhaka...

US and Canadian embassies clear out...

US and Canadian embassies clear out...

Dhaka

Sat, Mar 4 2017

The US and Canadian embassies have removed parts of their security features from the footpaths within...

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Editorial

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Letters were sent out to eight diplomatic missions in Dhaka requesting them to shift their security apparatus...