Life School ‘a jihadi nursery’

After arresting the principal of a school in Uttara in the first week of this month, law enforcers claimed to have unearthed that the educational institution was being used to indoctrinate young peo ...

DNCC market reconstruction stalled

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) authorities have yet to start rebuilding Gulshan 1 DNCC market as they are waiting for the reports of three investigations into the fire that gutted parts of the ...

Kutub Bagh finally caves

The Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) has ordered the Kutub Bagh Darbar Sharif authorities not to hold Urs, an annual religious gathering, in the capital from next year. The decision came in a me ...

Eviction drive continues in Dhanmondi

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (Rajuk) has been conducting a drive to evict unauthorised commercial establishments in Dhaka's Dhanmondi area. Rajuk's executive magistrate Nasiruddin is leadi ...

AL round table urges formation of new cell

Speakers of a round table convened by the Awami League Publicity and Publication Cell have urged the government to create a separate cell for Islamic experts across the country. They met yesterday at ...

Business owners claim Rajuk drive stinks of double standards

Business owners located at Dhanmondi in the capital city have claimed the Rajdhani Unnyan Kartipakkha (Rajuk) has been applying double standards during their eviction drive at the city's posh area ...

Eviction drive begins in Dhanmondi

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (Rajuk) has been conducting an eviction drive on Dhanmondi Road-5 around midday today. Building 15/A on this road that houses several different commercial institutions ...

Eviction drive starts before deadline

The proprietor of Dawat restaurant just lost an investment of Tk45 crore yesterday as Rajuk closed down his restaurant in an eviction drive in Gulshan. He also said a total of 32 restaurant sta ...

Rajuk starts eviction drive in Gulshan

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (Rajuk) has been carrying out a drive to evict unauthorised commercial establishments in Gulshan 1 area in Dhaka today. A mobile court led by Rajuk Magistrate Khandker ...

Businesses count human cost of shut-down

Without any proper warning or signs, Helal Uddin – a restaurateur in Dhaka's Uttara – lost almost everything he owned in a single day. His Everest Restaurant, where many came to enjoy a meal ev ...

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