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Getting the metro rail right

Getting the metro rail right

Opinion

Thu, Oct 17 2019

We must make sure there are no delays, no corruption, no overspending

A capital idea

A capital idea

Editorial

Tue, Oct 1 2019

In the past, such a move has been successfully employed by countries such as Brazil and Kazakhstan

They’re called footpaths for a...

They’re called footpaths for a...

Editorial

Mon, Sep 16 2019

Dhaka’s streets have continued to fall victim to the encroachment of hawkers and street...

Making the city more mom-friendly

Making the city more mom-friendly

Morshedul Alam Mohabat

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Shouldn’t new mothers be made to feel welcome in Dhaka?

A facelift for Sadarghat

A facelift for Sadarghat

Editorial

Thu, Aug 29 2019

A positive, solution-seeking approach to tackle our problems

Building healthier lives

Building healthier lives

Tanvir Ahmad

Wed, May 1 2019

How urban planning can pave the way for better living

Taking a call

Taking a call

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Apr 11 2019

It is time to correct the wrong-doing of unplanned construction

An action plan for our cities

An action plan for our cities

Editorial

Thu, Nov 22 2018

It is high time we woke up to the problems that plague us, and focused on building resilient cities

The election and the city

The election and the city

SM Mehedi Ahsan

Sat, Nov 17 2018

A view of the upcoming election from an urban planning perspective

Bigger is not always better

Bigger is not always better

Shishir Reza

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Are more high-rises really the answer to Dhaka’s problems? 

'Children in Dhaka need open...

'Children in Dhaka need open...

Dhaka

Tue, Dec 19 2017

'Children today are growing wider instead of taller, which is not a healthy form of growth'

Experts: Urban planning must be children...

Experts: Urban planning must be children...

Dhaka

Tue, Dec 19 2017

'Children today suffer from obesity and an unhealthy lifestyle because they have nowhere to play or...

Concrete solutions from a concrete...

Concrete solutions from a concrete...

D2

Thu, Nov 2 2017

Opting for optimism

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...

Draft law aims to rein in unplanned...

Draft law aims to rein in unplanned...

Development

Mon, Mar 20 2017

The Cabinet has approved the draft of Urban and Regional Plan Act 2017, taking a step forward to stop...