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RAJUK shutters 8 restaurants, demolishes one in raid on Gawsia Twin Peak building

Dhaka, March 4 -- The capital development authority RAJUK has shuttered eight restaurants in a raid on the Gawsia Twin Peak building in Dhaka's Dhanmondi. It also demolished one that was built in bre... Read More


RAJUK shutters all restaurants, demolishes one in raid on Gawsia Twin Peak building

Dhaka, March 4 -- The capital development authority RAJUK has shuttered all restaurants in a raid on the Gawsia Twin Peak building in Dhaka's Dhanmondi. It also demolished one that was built in breac... Read More


Finance minister urges DCs to combat anti-government propaganda

Dhaka, March 4 -- Finance Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali has called on deputy commissioners (DCs) to counter anti-government propaganda that seeks to discredit Bangladesh's socio-economic transforma... Read More


Domino's Pizza opens branch at Dhaka's Shonir Akhra

Dhaka, March 4 -- Domino's Pizza has opened a new restaurant at Dania in Dhaka's Shonir Akhra, further expanding its footprint in Bangladesh. The new branch was inaugurated on Jan 7, 2024, according ... Read More


Bangladesh to sell meat, eggs at 'fair prices' in Dhaka from Mar 10

Dhaka, March 4 -- The government will start selling daily necessities, including meat and eggs, at affordable prices in Dhaka from Mar 10 to support consumers during the month of Ramadan. Minister of... Read More


37 arrested over fire safety irregularities in Dhaka restaurants

Dhaka, March 4 -- Police have arrested 37 people in a crackdown on fire safety irregularities in the eateries of Dhaka after the deaths of 46 people in a fire at a restaurant building on Bailey Road. ... Read More


Gawsia Twin Peak in Dhanmondi exceeds authorised height by 40 feet, restaurants not permitted

Dhaka, March 4 -- Gawsia Twin Peak on Sat Masjid Road in Dhanmondi is 40 feet taller than the authorised height and does not have permission to be used as restaurants, a revelation that has come after... Read More


Three Bangladeshis crushed to death by train in Malaysia

Dhaka, March 4 -- Three Bangladeshi men have died after being hit by a commuter train in Malaysia's Kajang. The victims were crushed to death by an oncoming train around 11 pm on Sunday after they al... Read More


I pray a tragedy like the Peelkhana massacre is never repeated, says PM Hasina

Dhaka, March 4 -- Sheikh Hasina hopes the Peelkhana massacre, which saw mutineers from the then Bangladesh Rifles kill many army personnel 15 years ago, is a tragedy that is never repeated. The prime... Read More


President Shahabuddin flies to UK for health check-up

Dhaka, March 3 -- President Md Shahabuddin has left for the United Kingdom for a health check-up. The head of state departed from Dhaka in the early hours of Sunday, according to SM Rahat Hasnat, a B... Read More