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    Dhaka not amongst 109 smart cities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14pm on September 18, 2020

    Dhaka had not made it within the rank of 109 cities in the world under the 2020 Smart City Index, an index based on the...

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    Chaotic city beautification efforts must stop

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2020

    IT IS worrying that Dhaka is burdened with chaotic beautification projects while many other structures remain unattended. Although the projects of sculptures, fountains and others...

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    Injured journalist still traumatised

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on February 07, 2020

    Journalist Mostafijur Rahman Sumon, who came under attack while covering the Dhaka city elections on February 1, said on Friday that he was still traumatised...

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    5 BNP activists to be quizzed over attack on Ishraq's campaign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:48pm on January 27, 2020

    A metropolitan magistrate court in Dhaka on Monday sent five activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party to police custody for interrogation in connection with a case...

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    Bangladesh people have no faith in EVM: Shujan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on January 26, 2020

    Sushasoner Jonno Nagorik on Saturday said that people have no faith in Electronic Voting Machines which would be used in forthcoming mayoral polls to Dhaka...

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    Dengue still high in Bangladesh, city bodies busy with polls

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:37am on January 26, 2020

    The hospitalisation of dengue patients has continued this January as people in unusual number are still getting infected with the aedes mosquito-borne viral fever. In...

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    Dilapidated city roads make life hell

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:18am on November 16, 2019

    Most Dhaka city roads have been dilapidated for months, some for even more than years, causing immense sufferings to residents allegedly due to the indifference...

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    A multimodal approach needed to rid city of congestion

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2019

    THE capital city lacks a comprehensive parking policy as everything related to resolving congestion is still in initial stages. In the absence of a parking...

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    Govt must slough off rhetoric into making Dhaka better

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    DHAKA coming to be ranked the third worst liveable city among 140 cities in the latest Global Liveability Index 2019, prepared by the Economist Intelligence...

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    Dhaka world’s 3rd worst liveable city

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on September 05, 2019

    Dhaka has moved one notch up in the Global Liveability Index of The Economist Intelligence Unit and now ranks the 3rd  worst liveable city next...