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    RAJUK takes U-turn

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:31am on November 10, 2018

    Rajuk took a U-turn by proposing to allow construction of residential and commercial buildings in the same area in its new 20-year Detailed Area Plan...

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    Gas supply crisis hits country

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2018

    Acute nationwide gas supply crisis since Saturday made it difficult for families to prepare food for school going children and office goers....

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    Pollution from solid waste spreads in Dhaka as authorities indifferent

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 04:17am on October 26, 2018

    All types of pollutions including air and water pollutions continued in the capital over the years as the authorities concerned failed to take pragmatic actions...

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    Pollutions leave Dhaka city in sorry state

    Sadiqur Rahman and Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 04:15am on October 26, 2018

    The Global Liveability Index 2018 has ranked Dhaka as the second least liveable city of the world, closely following the war-ravaged Syria’s Damascus....

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    Employees aggrieved over DSCC’s proposed job schedule

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:47am on October 21, 2018

    Employees of Dhaka South City Corporation feel aggrieved over a newly proposed job schedule as it would reduce the promotion prospects of almost all categories...

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    New DAP ready as previous one falls thru

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:03am on October 20, 2018

    Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha has prepared a new Detailed Area Plan for 2016-2035 as the previous DAP expired in 2015, with most of the promises made...

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    DSCC begins installing barbed-wire on road dividers

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:57am on October 08, 2018

    Dhaka South City Corporation began installing barbed-wire on road dividers to stop jaywalking. DSCC officials told New Age that barbed-wire would be installed on 50...

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    2 crore people still out of safe water coverage

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:25pm on September 29, 2018

    Awami League government has failed to ensure safe drinking water for the country’s entire population even seven years after the timeline they had pledged, with...

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    Soil condition largely ignored in Dhaka dev plans

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:54am on September 29, 2018

    Subsurface condition, the most important issue for building construction, has largely been ignored in the capital’s development plans so far, making Dhaka city vulnerable to...

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    Apparel workers reject new wage

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:12am on September 21, 2018

    Apparel workers have rejected the new minimum gross monthly wage of Tk 8,000 declared by the government on September 13, saying it was too insufficient...