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Dhaka, Chittagong thronged by people...

BIDS: Big cities thronged by out-migrated...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 7 2021

Creating more nonfarm income opportunities at rural growth centers can make a huge difference, BIDS seminar...

Slum residents to get modern home in...

Slum residents to get modern home in...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to distribute newly built flats to 533 families currently living...

OP-ED: Is Dhaka an expensive city for...

OP-ED: Is Dhaka an expensive city for...

Business

Sun, Jul 4 2021

Dhaka is not an expensive place to live. It is an expensive place to live if you want to live like you...

OP-ED: Have lockdowns reduced urban...

OP-ED: Have lockdowns reduced urban...

The Conversation UK

Sat, Jun 26 2021

Insights from a study on cities across the world

ED: Growing without a plan

ED: Growing without a plan

Tribune Editorial

Sat, Jun 19 2021

Total commitment from the government is necessary to stop grabbing

OP-ED: Can a city be equal for

OP-ED: Can a city be equal for

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Sat, Nov 21 2020

In the light of Covid-19, we have seen signs of a new society

OP-ED: Why do cities remain...

OP-ED: Why do cities remain...

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Urban areas keep growing, but not everybody benefits

OP-ED: From Hathras to Begumganj, the...

OP-ED: From Hathras to Begumganj, the...

Kohinur Khyum Tithila

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Let us no longer accept the unacceptable

OP-ED: The evils of rentier...

OP-ED: The evils of rentier...

Uncategorized

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Are we headed towards greater inequality?

ED: Lives washed away

ED: Lives washed away

Editorial

Wed, Aug 12 2020

We must think beyond relief efforts and move towards sustainability

OP-ED: Not in the same boat

OP-ED: Not in the same boat

Ridwan Mosharraf Hossain

Sat, Jul 25 2020

We must keep urban inequality under control

OP-ED: Be logged in water and

OP-ED: Be logged in water and

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jul 24 2020

Crores are being spent, but we are no closer to solving this problem

A home for everyone

A home for everyone

Editorial

Mon, Mar 9 2020

It is not enough for people to just have a roof over their head

Saving the city of burnout

Saving the city of burnout

Sabrina Fatma Ahmad

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Can schools lead the way in improving city life?

Corruption should not be seen as...

Corruption should not be seen as...

Editorial

Thu, Jan 30 2020

Rajuk represents the worst side of corruption in our country

Urban housing for the poor: Is vertical...

Urban housing for the poor: Is vertical...

Climate Change

Mon, Dec 9 2019

Learnings from the fourth Annual National Conference on Urban Resilience to Climate Change 2019

It all comes down to planning

It all comes down to planning

Editorial

Thu, Aug 29 2019

It is imperative that the entire country focuses on ensuring holistic growth and development

Liveable cities rankings do citizens...

Liveable cities rankings do citizens...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Aug 15 2019

City rankings do more harm than good

Lifting them out of poverty

Lifting them out of poverty

Editorial

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Poverty in both the rural and urban areas in Bangladesh has decreased at a steady pace

Making polluters pay

Making polluters pay

Editorial

Thu, Jul 4 2019

Encroachers and polluters are normally not too bothered about having to pay those fines

Stepping on the gas

Stepping on the gas

Editorial

Tue, Jul 2 2019

Gas is now a scarce commodity in Bangladesh, and its price needs to reflect this