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Feeding the fasting

Feeding the fasting

Dhaka

Tue, May 14 2019

Muslim Aid helps slum dwellers buy food in Ramadan

Study reveals obesity among urban poor...

Study reveals obesity among urban poor...

Health

Sun, Jan 27 2019

According to the study, the combined overweight and obesity rate among slum dwellers in the capital is...

In pictures: Living conditions of...

In pictures: Living conditions of...

Image Gallery

Sat, May 26 2018

The photos were taken by Dhaka Tribune’s photographer Syed Zakir Hossain

Burned to the ground

Burned to the ground

Opinion

Tue, Mar 13 2018

Countless slum dwellers have lost all their valuable possessions in the latest fire -- they deserve...

PM lays foundation of first ever flat...

PM lays foundation of first ever flat...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 26 2017

She laid the foundation stone of the project through videoconferencing from her official Ganabhaban residence...

Slums are more expensive per square...

Slums are more expensive per square...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 19 2017

'Around 44% of Dhaka's residents are poor and yet they are denied basic access to their rights,' architect...

Rehabilitation of slum dwellers: Taking...

Rehabilitation of slum dwellers: Taking...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 3 2017

None of the world’s megacities may come close to Dhaka in terms of population boom. Amid this hyper-density...

Delhi demolition leaves hundreds of...

Delhi demolition leaves hundreds of...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 12 2016

The demolition of the decade-old informal settlements happened with no notice, activists said, with residents...

Slum people foil BIWTA eviction drive...

Slum people foil BIWTA eviction drive...

Uncategorized

Sat, Dec 3 2016

The eviction drive was forced to stop within half an hour, as the residents of the slum became violent,...

Security for the rich costs the...

Security for the rich costs the...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 26 2016

It is very unusual and rare to go over to the other side of a lake by a raft made of plastic bottles...