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A mayor for all seasons

A mayor for all seasons

Editorial

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Annisul Huq was one of the truly remarkable figures of our time, and it is a tragedy that he left us...

Annisul Huq: A man of many talents

Annisul Huq: A man of many talents

People

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Even before he became the mayor, he was well known at home and abroad as a TV show host and a leading...

Trump's New York nemesis looks to win...

Trump's New York nemesis looks to win...

North America

Wed, Nov 8 2017

The 56-year-old former city councillor from Brooklyn may excite few and leave Wall Street cold, but his...

A true public servant

A true public servant

Opinion

Thu, Aug 24 2017

This mayor actually took the problem seriously and is doing something rather heroic about it

BNP mayors suspended for half their...

BNP mayors suspended for half their...

Politics

Sun, Jul 9 2017

When the mayor is busy fighting legal battles, how can he concentrate on ensuring the city’s...

In pictures: One man's brave attempt...

In pictures: One man's brave attempt...

Nation

Mon, May 22 2017

Standing under the blistering summer sun, with body paint on his chest and back, Ashraful Alam Ramjan,...

DSCC Mayor Khokon urges public not to...

DSCC Mayor Khokon urges public not to...

Dhaka

Sun, May 21 2017

Chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus endemic to Africa, Southeast Asia and India recently re-surfaced...

Comilla Mayor Sakku touches PM's feet...

Comilla Mayor Sakku touches PM's feet...

Politics

Thu, May 11 2017

'She is my elder... So, I showed her respect'

No time to waste

No time to waste

Editorial

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Enough is enough -- it is time for the city corporation to live up to its promises and step up

Phulbari Mayor Manik fourth one to get...

Phulbari Mayor Manik fourth one to get...

Nation

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Phulbari Municipality Mayor Murtaza Sarkar Manik is the fourth mayor to get suspended in the span of...

Suspended. Reinstated. Suspended...

Suspended. Reinstated. Suspended...

Politics

Sun, Apr 2 2017

The Local Government Division of the LGRD Ministry issued several letters Sunday morning, removing three...

Patricidal son sent to remand after...

Patricidal son sent to remand after...

Crime

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Aminul has been sent to one day in remand for shooting at his father, the municipal mayor of Jhalakathi...

Drunk son pulls gun on Jhalokati mayor,...

Drunk son pulls gun on Jhalokati mayor,...

Nation

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The inebriated son proved that he was no marksman at point-blank range when he was under the...

Nasir: CCC will be mega city soon

Nasir: CCC will be mega city soon

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin said they were undertaking some development projects...

Please stop cutting down trees

Please stop cutting down trees

Editorial

Wed, Nov 2 2016

It has been scientifically proven that trees can cut down on air pollution

GCC mayor MA Mannan sued for embezzling...

GCC mayor MA Mannan sued for embezzling...

Corruption

Tue, Nov 1 2016

Gazipur Mayor MA Mannan who is also an advisor to Khaleda Zia has been charged in a case for embezzling...

Philippine mayor among 10 killed in...

Philippine mayor among 10 killed in...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 28 2016

The 10 men succumbed to their wounds en route to hospital, say police

Suspended Sylhet mayor Ariful...

Suspended Sylhet mayor Ariful...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 26 2016

Suspended mayor of Sylhet City Corporation Ariful Haque Chawdhury was admitted to Osmani Medical College...

Mayor to Ctg dwellers: Slaughter animals...

Mayor to Ctg dwellers: Slaughter animals...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 8 2016

The mayor of Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) AJM Nasir Uddin urged the city residents to sacrifice...

SC upholds bail for suspended Sylhet...

SC upholds bail for suspended Sylhet...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 8 2016

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has reinstated the High Court's bail order to suspended Sylhet...