Dhaka

December 4, 2022
December 4, 2022

Bookworm Bangladesh to reopen in Shahabuddin Park, Gulshan 2

The new branch is expected to open in mid-January, store owner Amina Rahman told The Daily Star. 

November 22, 2022
November 22, 2022

Will our footpaths finally be free?

Improving Dhaka’s walkability will be a long journey

November 11, 2022
November 11, 2022

Rock Fest 3.0 and Fuad Live announced for December

This December will see Dhaka Rock Fest 3.0 and Fuad Live return together

November 10, 2022
November 10, 2022

The struggles of travelling through Airport Road

The abhorrent traffic on Airport Road have left very few inhabitants of surrounding regions unscathed.

October 26, 2022
October 26, 2022

Bookworm Bangladesh to vacate shop after 30 years of serving readers

“We tried our best to keep the shop but the tides of change are upon us”, Bookworm announced on their social media today. 

October 19, 2022
October 19, 2022

Dhaka in list of 20 most unsustainable megacities

Dhaka is one of the 20 most unsustainable megacities in the world, as per a new climate report.

October 19, 2022
October 19, 2022

The gaps in DAP: How to avoid urban flooding in Dhaka

The regulations that DAP recommends can initiate a spree of development in the floodplains and agricultural lands surrounding central Dhaka, posing a serious threat of urban flooding.

September 24, 2022
September 24, 2022

Car rides with friends are underrated

A car ride in Dhaka traffic is mind-numbing, unless shared with friends.

September 13, 2022
September 13, 2022

Even the law can’t protect Dhaka’s heritage!

Authorities must save what’s left of Boro Katra, others

September 6, 2022
September 6, 2022