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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

No doctor in the house

No doctor in the house

Ziauddin Choudhury

Fri, Jun 21 2019

When health professionals flock to big cities for work, rural areas suffer

Updating our waste management

Updating our waste management

Opinion

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Garbage disposal and waste management in the city have historically been sub-par

Cars don’t have to  rule the city

Cars don’t have to rule the city

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 31 2019

We would like to see leaders who truly care about us

Saving our water-bodies

Saving our water-bodies

Editorial

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Our water-bodies are crucial to our sustainable development

The problem with ranking...

The problem with ranking...

Jenny McArthur , Tim Moonen

Fri, Apr 19 2019

It is extremely difficult to meaningfully compare a diverse group of cities

Finding zen in modern life

Finding zen in modern life

Maisha Mehzabeen

Fri, Aug 31 2018

How to find tranquility in an increasingly chaotic world

Urban Innovation Challenge 2018...

Urban Innovation Challenge 2018...

Business

Tue, Jul 24 2018

'We need combined initiatives to provide basic services to citizens in urban areas'

A city one can ill afford

A city one can ill afford

SN Rasul

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The many trials of living in Dhaka

The agenda within

The agenda within

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Can a new city save Dhaka?

Cities of woe and misery

Cities of woe and misery

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Why can’t we do a better job of planning our cities?

Stuck in the water

Stuck in the water

Editorial

Sun, Jun 24 2018

This problem of urban flooding and water-logging is not a new one

Looking at the big picture

Looking at the big picture

Tribune Editorial

Thu, May 10 2018

Focus on the metro rail project and continue to improve existing infrastructure

BBS: 86.9% people satisfied with electricity...

BBS: 86.9% people satisfied with electricity...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Some 12.1% people across the country use electricity for cooking purpose, according to a survey

Spreading out the jobs

Spreading out the jobs

Editorial

Fri, Jan 19 2018

It is essential at this point in time to ensure food security and stable employment scenarios everywhere...

The ugly truth

The ugly truth

Sadiya S Silvee

Wed, Jan 3 2018

Why do so many men rape?

Inflation rises to 5.93% in October-December...

Inflation rises to 5.93% in October-December...

Economy

Wed, Jan 3 2018

Inflation rate in rural areas was measured at 5.97% during the October-December quarter of the current...