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Korail residents fear another rent...

Korail residents fear another rent...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Although there is an annual rent hike at the slum, landlords also increase the rent when accidents like...

Fire-affected Korail slum dwellers in...

Fire-affected Korail slum dwellers in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Some 500 shanties were burnt in the fire that apparently originated from a food shop in the slum

A society under fire

A society under fire

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Mar 17 2017

Will anything change now?

8 organisations to evaluate Korail slum...

8 organisations to evaluate Korail slum...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 17 2017

On a spot visit, it was seen that some volunteer organisations had been providing clothes and healthcare...

In pictures: Korail slum fire

In pictures: Korail slum fire

Image Gallery

Thu, Mar 16 2017

More than 40,000 people have been affected as fire guts over 500 shanties at Korail slum in Dhaka’s Mohakhali...

Minute-by-minute: Korail slum fire put...

Minute-by-minute: Korail slum fire put...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 16 2017

The fire at Dhaka's Korail slum has been put out

Too many fires,  too many

Too many fires, too many

Editorial

Mon, Feb 27 2017

Arsonists cannot be allowed to get away with a mere slap on the wrist

Lives turned to ashes

Lives turned to ashes

Shamim Hossain

Sun, Dec 18 2016

The recent Korail slum fire is only one example of a familiar pattern

A tall man from Gopalganj  and his burned...

A tall man from Gopalganj and his burned...

Afsan Chowdhury , Afsan Chowdhury

Tue, Dec 6 2016

Of course, it is the poor who are being evicted and expelled