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On the Verge of Collapse

On the Verge of Collapse

Special Supplement

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Building Climate-Resilient, Migrant-Friendly Cities

Poor in the city

Poor in the city

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The importance of an evidence-based approach to addressing the problems of urban poverty

How a ‘smart countryside’ can use technology...

How a ‘smart countryside’ can use technology...

Business

Wed, May 16 2018

Outdoor recreation gained popularity due to the juxtaposition to urbanisation, but ‘smart’...

Dial 999 for help

Dial 999 for help

Opinion

Tue, Dec 12 2017

A revamped national emergency helpline is, perhaps, one of the needs of our times

The dream of a smart city

The dream of a smart city

Opinion

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Our cities are rushing into the digital world, but are we prepared?

'Coordinated initiatives are must to...

'Coordinated initiatives are must to...

Climate Change

Sun, Nov 26 2017

Climate experts, researchers and government officials discussed concerning issues affecting the climate...

All the children, where do they

All the children, where do they

Opinion

Mon, Nov 20 2017

The price we have paid for progress is steep

‘There is no alternative to strengthening...

‘There is no alternative to strengthening...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 29 2017

'The urbanisation in Bangladesh is mostly unplanned with around eight million people in urban areas ...

Smart planning for Dhaka city

Smart planning for Dhaka city

Opinion

Tue, Oct 3 2017

We need planners to be one step ahead of everyone, to understand the dynamics of the city, and to plan...

Experts: Development of eastern Dhaka...

Experts: Development of eastern Dhaka...

Dhaka

Thu, Jul 20 2017

The present Dhaka must be developed, as we want to be a middle-income country by 2021 and it mostly depends...

‘Urban development policy must reflect...

‘Urban development policy must reflect...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 19 2017

'In order to improve the living standard in Dhaka, there must be a vision or a mission of...

Connecting with nature in a concrete...

Connecting with nature in a concrete...

Urbanisation does not have to come at the cost of nature

The old neighbourhood is gone

The old neighbourhood is gone

Rabiul Islam , Rabiul Islam

Tue, May 2 2017

What is the true cost of urbanisation?

A dream come true

A dream come true

Everyone dreams of having their own piece of land, but is it feasible?

Please stop cutting down trees

Please stop cutting down trees

Editorial

Thu, Nov 3 2016

It has been scientifically proven that trees can cut down on air pollution

Study: Urbanisation increased only 19%...

Study: Urbanisation increased only 19%...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 19 2016

Urbanisation in Bangladesh has seen a steady increase over time as population in urban areas rose by...