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    DTCA to get jurisdiction over whole Bangladesh

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 03:29am on September 16, 2019

    Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority is to extend its jurisdiction across the country under a new initiative to update and prepare rules and regulations to curb disorder on...

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    BCL activities irk Hasina

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:03am on September 09, 2019

    Awami League president and prime minister Sheikh Hasina has given opinion in favour of dissolving the central committee of the party’s associate student organisation, Bangladesh Chhatra League, as she...

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    Idle power plants paid Tk 8,000cr in F19

    | Updated at 12:10am on September 07, 2019

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    Government offices, public spaces still a threat

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:31am on August 20, 2019

    As Bangladesh, especially the capital is reeling under massive dengue outbreak, mobile courts run by Dhaka’s two city corporations are penalising the residents keeping public...

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    Ministers divided over dengue intensity

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:53am on August 07, 2019

    At least two ministers were divided over the intensity of the country’s dengue menace as the mosquito-borne viral fever claimed eight more lives and forced 2,348 new patients to be hospitalised in the...

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    Students demand mayors resign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on July 29, 2019

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    Government leaders talk no sense about dengue

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:35am on July 26, 2019

    Government leaders including ministers and city authorities are making insensitive comments about the dengue menace while the mosquito-borne viral disease is turning from bad...

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    Finance minister evades office fearing mosquito infestation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on July 19, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday said he was not going to his office at the economic relations division in the Planning Commission in...

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    DNCC to find out anti-mosquito medicine’s efficacy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    The Dhaka North City Corporation on Monday formed a 10-member committee led by mayor Atiqul Islam to find out whether or not spraying anti-mosquito medicine was effective.

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    Onion price shoots up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on July 09, 2019

    The price of onion shot up to Tk 50 a kilogram in the city’s kitchen markets in two days due to a sharp increase in wholesale prices of the item. The price of onion increased by 66.67 per cent in the...