• Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019
  • Last Update : 12:59 am
FR Tower fire: 3 sent to jail in design...

FR Tower fire: 3 sent to jail in design...

Corruption

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) filed two cases against 23 people for their alleged involvement...

FR Tower fire: Tasvirul gets bail in...

FR Tower fire: Tasvirul gets bail in...

Court

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Court granted Tasvirul bail considering his physical condition and age

FR Tower fire: ACC arrests land owner...

FR Tower fire: ACC arrests land owner...

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Around 25 people were killed in the massive fire that broke out in the FR Tower

FR Tower fire: Tasvirul held in design...

FR Tower fire: Tasvirul held in design...

Dhaka

Sun, Aug 18 2019

The FR Tower caught fire on March 27 killing 25 people and injuring 73 others

A fundamental flaw

A fundamental flaw

Editorial

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Dhaka city needs a makeover so that our buildings and structure meet the criteria for ensuring proper...

Playing with fire

Playing with fire

Rahad Abir

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Will we ever put safety first?

Up in flames

Up in flames

Sabrina Zarin

Sun, Apr 21 2019

Everyone has a duty to be aware of fire safety

FR Tower illegal floor owner Tasvir...

FR Tower illegal floor owner Tasvir...

Court

Thu, Apr 11 2019

The BNP leader was arrested from his Baridhara home on March 30

Fireman Rana’s body arrives

Fireman Rana’s body arrives

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 9 2019

His body will be kept at the mortuary of the Combined Military Hospital in Dhaka

FR Tower fire: Owners of land, illegal...

FR Tower fire: Owners of land, illegal...

Court

Tue, Apr 9 2019

The duo was previously remanded for seven days

IEB: FR Tower construction faulty

IEB: FR Tower construction faulty

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 7 2019

A fire at Banani's FR Tower claimed 26 lives 

Always dodging accountability

Always dodging accountability

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Apr 5 2019

The sorry state of fire safety in Bangladesh

Rajuk finds buildings around FR Tower...

Rajuk finds buildings around FR Tower...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 2 2019

Ahmed Tower, Safura Tower, Ataturk Tower, Erector’s House and AR Tower have been surveyed by Rajuk’s...

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

IEB, other probe committees visit FR...

IEB, other probe committees visit FR...

Dhaka

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The eight member IEB team led by Kazi Khairul Bashar, assistant secretary general (Academic and International...

Probe team: FR Tower fire probably caused...

Probe team: FR Tower fire probably caused...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

The disclosure comes after the committee recorded accounts of 24 witnesses

FR Tower fire: Owners of land, illegal...

FR Tower fire: Owners of land, illegal...

Court

Sun, Mar 31 2019

Thursday’s fire at the high-rise building has left 26 people dead

Buet inspection team: FR Tower will...

FR Tower will not be used before full...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

A full assessment of the building will require a minimum 150 days

FR Tower fire: Survivors give account...

FR Tower fire: Survivors give account...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

The public hearing began at the makeshift control room of Banani police station around 10am on...

FR Tower fire: Landowner Faruque...

FR Tower fire: Landowner Faruque...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

Police also arrested the owner of the illegally occupied floors in FR Tower

Owner of illegal portion of FR Tower...

Owner of illegal portion of FR Tower...

Dhaka

Sat, Mar 30 2019

Tasvir Ul Islam built five storeys on top of the 18-storey building illegally, sources say