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Rajuk plans education zones in...

Rajuk plans education zones in...

Dhaka

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Initially, the education zones will be established in Gulshan, Banani and Dhanmondi

BASIS urges RAJUK not to close member...

BASIS urges RAJUK not to close member...

Business

Thu, Aug 30 2018

Government has already taken the initiative to build 28 Software Technology Parks

PMO asks Rajuk to take action against...

PMO asks Rajuk to take action against...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 20 2018

The directives came from a high officials meeting on road safety, on Sunday

HC asks for list of Dhaka’s risky buildings’...

HC asks for list of Dhaka’s risky buildings’...

Court

Tue, Aug 14 2018

Barrister Rashna Imam and Advocate Zubaida Gulshan Ara stood for the petitioner while deputy attorney...

HC orders Rajuk to protect heritage...

HC orders Rajuk to protect heritage...

Court

Tue, Aug 14 2018

Justice Tariq ul Hakim and Justice Md Shohrowardi issued the order on Monday.

Keeping our history alive

Keeping our history alive

Editorial

Wed, Apr 18 2018

A nation’s heritage sites are central to its cultural identity, and also a major draw for tourists

HC orders a stop to demolition of historic...

HC orders a stop to demolition of historic...

Dhaka

Mon, Mar 19 2018

The High Court asked the respondents to the writ to explain why their failure to restrict demolition...

Locals and activists protest demolition...

Locals and activists protest demolition...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 16 2018

The demolition of the old-fashioned two-storied house to make room for a multi-storied apartment building...

Why was this century-old building dropped...

Why was this century-old building dropped...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 16 2018

The demolition of Hrishikesh Das Road’s House No 43, in the Farashganj area, began earlier this week...

ACC sues ex-Rajuk chairman Khadem, 7...

ACC sues ex-Rajuk chairman Khadem, 7...

Corruption

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Two former Rajuk officials allegedly allotted abandoned public property as a plot to six others between...

Much awaited revised BNBC on the...

Much awaited revised BNBC on the...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 11 2018

The revised BNBC has already vetted by the Law Ministry and Housing and Public Works Ministry is going...

Minister: High-rise buildings to replace...

Minister: High-rise buildings to replace...

Dhaka

Sun, Jan 7 2018

The government is building 70,000-80,000 flats in Purbachal, and 14,500 flats more in Jhilmil residential...

The elusive greenery in the suburbs...

The elusive greenery in the suburbs...

Special

Thu, Dec 28 2017

The lifeblood of every city is not just its economy, but also its open spaces that allow for residents...

Dhaka housing project for low-income...

Dhaka housing project for low-income...

Development

Tue, Oct 31 2017

To tackle to ever growing housing needs of the people of Dhaka, the Ecnec has approved a housing project...

Torrential rain inundates Dhaka

Torrential rain inundates Dhaka

Dhaka

Sat, Oct 21 2017

Many people were standing on the road hoping catch a ride while a number of people were seen waiting...

Street parking - making the illegal...

Street parking - making the illegal...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 10 2017

DMP’s ordinance prohibits parking on the street or public places and imposes a Tk100 fine

200-year-old Pogose house in Old Dhaka...

200-year-old Pogose house in Old Dhaka...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 5 2017

The two-storey house was constructed in early 19th century by Joachim Gregory Nicholas Pogose, an Armenian...

Dhaka: Four centuries of uncontrolled...

Dhaka: Four centuries of uncontrolled...

Dhaka

Mon, Oct 2 2017

On the World Habitat Day, an in-depth look at the 410 years of Dhaka's uncontrollable growth that defied...

Factbox: Purbachal project at a...

Factbox: Purbachal project at a...

Development

Tue, Sep 26 2017

The revised time period for Purbachal project was July 1995 to December 2015, and the deadline was recently...

Will Purbachal become another

Will Purbachal become another

Development

Tue, Sep 26 2017

Hundreds of buildings have been built or are under construction, on around 200 plots in different sectors...

No visible progress in BGMEA building...

No visible progress in BGMEA building...

Dhaka

Thu, Aug 24 2017

Rajuk has already allocated 110-katha of land to BGMEA in the extended Uttara 3rd phase residential area,...