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    Rain, waterlogging and the futility of government agencies

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    Residents and urban planners anticipated severe waterlogging in the capital this year as the causes of the public sufferings still remain unaddressed. Urban planners are...

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    77m cubic metres of septage dumped

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Seventy-seven million cubic metres of liquid waste and 20.64 million tonnes of solid waste generated in river vessels and trains in a year are dumped...

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    Banning rickshaws would increase private cars: Adil Mohamamd Khan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Bangladesh Institute of Planners general secretary and also urban planning professor of Jahangirnagar University Adil Mohammad Khan said that without ensuring the alternatives, city corporations’...

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    Rickshaws save city from 5,000 tonnes carbon emission daily: Maruf Hossain

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Work for a Better Bangladesh Trust programme manager and also a campaigner of environment friendly transport system Maruf Hossain said that everyday rickshaws were involved...

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    Rehabilitate rickshaw pullers before banning the vehicle: Insur Ali

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Jatiya Rickshaw-Van Sramik League general secretary Insur Ali said that rickshaw pullers would not accept any ban before they were rehabilitated. He said that amid...

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    Much ado about banning rickshaw on roads

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Although only 87,495 rickshaws and rickshaw-vans have licenses, around 12 lakh non-motorised three-wheelers are plying the city roads illegally under syndicates creating traffic congestions all...

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    6 children raped a day

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:41pm on July 08, 2019

    Rape of children is on the rise with about six children raped in a day on an average in the first seven days of July....

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    Rickshaw ban brings no respite

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:56am on July 08, 2019

    There was no respite from traffic jam for the city people on the first day of the rickshaw ban on three major roads in the...

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    3 city roads go off limits to rickshaws today

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:02am on July 07, 2019

    The government has decided to ban rickshaws on three major city roads beginning today without mulling any rehabilitation programme for rickshaw pullers and alternative vehicles...

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    No compensations paid to Chawkbazar fire victims

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:06am on June 24, 2019

    The victims of the devastating Chawkbazar fire in Old Dhaka that killed at least 70 people, left scores of other injured and badly damaged at...

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