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In Pictures: A day in Shankhari...

In Pictures: A day in Shankhari...

D2

Fri, Oct 23 2020

A walk to remember

Taposh: Tradition of Dhaka to be...

Taposh: Tradition of Dhaka to be...

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 30 2020

DSCC will take legal action if the owners of engine-driven rickshaws don’t stop plying those vehicles,...

6 fake cable factories sealed off in...

6 fake cable factories sealed off in...

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 2 2020

They were producing low quality and counterfeit cables which could be hazardous

Fire in Birdem, Old Dhaka factory

Fire in Birdem, Old Dhaka factory

Dhaka

Thu, Jun 25 2020

Fire fighters were able to bring both the fires under control within a short time

Coronavirus: Around 200 houses put under...

Coronavirus: Around 200 houses put under...

Coronavirus

Wed, Apr 8 2020

One died and three others tested positive for coronavirus in the area, says police  

Gamble that didn’t pay off

Gamble that didn’t pay off

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 25 2020

At least 200 people were arrested for their involvement with casino rings following a crackdown launched...

Chemical warehouses still endanger Old...

Chemical warehouses still endanger Old...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 20 2020

Two more years for relocation

The enduring capacity of Old Dhaka’s...

The enduring capacity of Old Dhaka’s...

Dhaka

Fri, Jan 24 2020

Immediately after the fire, authorities made a great show of sealing and evicting the warehouses, disconnecting...

12-year-old held for allegedly raping...

12-year-old held for allegedly raping...

Dhaka

Sat, Jan 18 2020

The accused was sent to Tongi Juvenile Correctional Centre following his arrest

Shakrain brings Dhaka people...

Shakrain brings Dhaka people...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 14 2020

People of all ages, from all parts of the capital, on Tuesday came to Gandaria, Shankhari Bazaar and...

In pictures: Open Heritage Week at Beauty...

In pictures: Open Heritage Week at Beauty...

Image Gallery

Fri, Dec 6 2019

Open Heritage Week 2019 aims to open up the everyday life at the heritage place of Old Dhaka, that often...

The Armenian church

The Armenian church

D2

Mon, Aug 26 2019

Heritage

Putting safety first

Putting safety first

Editorial

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Dhaka city has, for the longest time, required a makeover when it comes to ensuring safety in...

Old Dhaka building collapse: Another...

Old Dhaka building collapse: Another...

Dhaka

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Rescue was called off around 1:30am on Thursday

1 dead, 1 missing after building collapses...

1 dead, 1 missing after building collapses...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Rescue teams still looking for the one missing

‘Notun dekha puran Dhaka’ exhibition...

‘Notun dekha puran Dhaka’ exhibition...

Showtime

Tue, May 7 2019

Every canvas depicts the subtle beauty, legacy, architecture, and heritage buildings of the old town...

Old Dhaka to get another fire station...

Old Dhaka to get another fire station...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 7 2019

The new fire station will be under the Babubazar Bridge

173 buildings at risk of fire in Old...

173 buildings at risk of fire in Old...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Among them, 106 are wholesale and retail markets of Sadarghat

Once again, we were ill-prepared

Once again, we were ill-prepared

Editorial

Fri, Mar 29 2019

We pray that casualties and damage from the fire are kept to a minimum

DSCC mayor: There are more than 35 combustible...

DSCC mayor: There are more than 35 combustible...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 28 2019

The mayor stated this at a public hearing on fire safety in Old Dhaka, on Thursday

Fire at Old Dhaka paper warehouse

Fire at Old Dhaka paper warehouse

Dhaka

Sat, Mar 23 2019

The reason behind the fire and the extent of damage are yet to be known