Shops, shopping malls to remain open till 9:00pm in Dhaka By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 25th April, 2021, 19:29

The decision was taken considering the the month of Ramadan so that people can go for shopping after Iftar

Shops, shopping malls to remain open till 9:00pm in Dhaka

4 killed, 35 injured in Armanitola chemical warehouse fire 4 killed, 35 injured in Armanitola chemical warehouse fire

One of the deceased has been identified as Suraiya Akhter, 22, a student of Eden Mohila College, while the identities of the three others, including a security guard of the building, are yet to be established


Lockdown coincides with suffering of office goers Lockdown coincides with suffering of office goers

They have to travel by rickshaws and cars at high cost and stake


Dhaka’s air quality still ‘unhealthy’ despite rain Dhaka’s air quality still ‘unhealthy’ despite rain

The city’s Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded 183 around 09.31 am


Shop owners in Gausia, New Market stage protest against lockdown Shop owners in Gausia, New Market stage protest against lockdown

The agitating sections took to the streets in front of Gausia Market


Bikers block Shahbagh, Dhanmondi roads protesting ban on ride-sharing Bikers block Shahbagh, Dhanmondi roads protesting ban on ride-sharing

The ban on running motorcycles under ride-sharing services will be effective until further notice


Two arrested with counterfeit notes in Hatirjheel Two arrested with counterfeit notes in Hatirjheel

The fake note gang mainly targeted Eid and Durga Puja seasons


Passengers stage protest blocking airport road Passengers stage protest blocking airport road

Passengers block Airport road around 10:00am creating long tailback of vehicles


Passenger bus set on fire in Malibagh Passenger bus set on fire in Malibagh

Being panicked at the fire, passengers broke the window glasses and jumped off the vehicle


Close shops by 8pm: Taposh urges businesses, shops Close shops by 8pm: Taposh urges businesses, shops

The DSCC Mayor comes up with the request while talking to reporters after visiting the Gopibagh Boys Club Field in the city


Dhaka’s air quality continues to be ‘unhealthy’ Dhaka’s air quality continues to be ‘unhealthy’

India’s Delhi and Nepal’s Kathmandu occupied the first two positions in the list, with AQI scores of 266 and 213, respectively


Dhaka keeps grappling with ‘hazardous’ air Dhaka keeps grappling with ‘hazardous’ air

The poor air quality of Dhaka, one of the most polluted cities of the world, has become a cause of concern for its resident


Four senior police officials transferred Four senior police officials transferred

DMP Commissioner Md Shafiqul Islam issued the order in this regard on Thursday


Dhaka again world's most polluted city Dhaka again world's most polluted city

Indian capital Delhi and Pakistan’s Lahore occupied the second and third spots in the list of cities with the worst air quality, with AQI scores of 358 and 215, respectively


Dhaka’s air quality still ‘unhealthy’ Dhaka’s air quality still ‘unhealthy’

On Saturday, the capital's air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 190 around 10.40 am


Dhaka’s air quality remains 'unhealthy' Dhaka’s air quality remains 'unhealthy'

The city of Karachi in Pakistan occupied the first place, while the second and third spots were grabbed by Be?ing of China and Lahore of Pakistan


Dhaka no longer world's most polluted city Dhaka no longer world's most polluted city

But Capital's Air Quality Still 'Unhealthy'


Dhaka is world's most polluted city Dhaka is world's most polluted city

Dhaka's air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 237 around 2 am, which is considered 'very unhealthy’'


Chattogram City Polls: CEC, EC secretary among 9 sued Chattogram City Polls: CEC, EC secretary among 9 sued

BNP’s defeated mayoral candidate Dr Shahadat demands reelections to the city corporation cancelling the results


Dhaka world's second-most polluted city Dhaka world's second-most polluted city

Dhaka's air quality index (AQI) at 9 am read 312, which is considered 'hazardous'


Spurious liquor factory busted, six held from Vatara Spurious liquor factory busted, six held from Vatara

The arrested were making spurious liquor by mixing spirits, sugar, dyes and water


Separate sewage lines from water bodies within March: DNCC Separate sewage lines from water bodies within March: DNCC

DNCC has requested everyone to take proper measures of sewage lines for their buildings


Dhaka world's second-most polluted city Dhaka world's second-most polluted city

The city of Kolkata in neighbouring India occupied the first place


Dust pollution suffocates Dhaka Dust pollution suffocates Dhaka

Winter is a dry season which creates huge dust in Dhaka city--- the roadside plants covered in thick layer of dust show the extent of the pollution


CCC polls violence: Voting suspended at 2 polling centres CCC polls violence: Voting suspended at 2 polling centres

Earlier, a clash broke out between the supporters of BNP backed councillor candidate Mohammad Ismail and those of AL backed councillor candidate Pulak Khastagir around 11:45am


CCC polls violence: BNP-backed councillor candidate held CCC polls: BNP-backed councillor candidate held

Mohammad Ismail Bali, who is running for the office in Ward 34, was apprehended at around 12:30pm on Wednesday


CCC polls: 20 hurt in clash outside polling station in Lalkhan Bazar CCC polls: 20 hurt in clash in Lalkhan Bazar

A cocktail bomb was exploded in the area which created a sense of fear among voters


CCC polls: Two hurt in clash outside polling station CCC polls: Two hurt in clash outside polling station

The clash took place outside Asadganj Sobahania Alia Madrasa centre at around 8:30am on Wednesday


DNCC faces obstruction during eviction drive in Mirpur DNCC faces obstruction during eviction drive in Mirpur

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Md Atiqul Islam was present in the spot


Dhaka world's 'most polluted capital city' Dhaka world's 'most polluted capital city'

Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia, and Hanoi of Vietnam occupied the second and third places in the list of cities with the worst air quality


Accident victim couple: Killer driver arrested  Accident victim couple: Killer driver arrested

The driver runs his bus hitting a couple riding on a bike at airport road in the capital yesterday


Fire at residential building at Badda in capital Fire at residential building at Badda in capital

Four units of fire fighters were trying to bring the blaze under control


College student dies from stab injuries in Ctg College student dies from stab injuries in Ctg

The deceased was identified as Ashikur Rahman Rohit, a first-year student of MES College of the city


CCC city polls violence: AL rebel candidate, 25 others held CCC city polls violence: AL rebel candidate, 25 others held

Around 26 people, including rebel Awami League candidate Abdul Quader, have been arrested in connection with the killing of a man


Taposh to file defamation case against Khokon Taposh to file defamation case against Khokon

Mayor Taposh came up with the remark while inspecting the waste removal activities of the capital's Kamalapur TT Para Box Culvert area on Monday


Gas supply to remain off for 8hrs in some city areas today Gas supply to remain off for 8hrs in some city areas today

The areas include East and West Nakhalpara, Nakhalpara Rail gate and adjoining areas


DNCC launches drive to free up Manik Mia Avenue bicycle lane DNCC launches drive to free up Manik Mia Avenue bicycle lane

Two cars were fined Tk2,500 for illegal parking on one of the capital’s second dedicated bicycle lanes


Dhaka’s air quality ‘hazardous’ Dhaka’s air quality ‘hazardous’

Pakistan’s Lahore and India’s Kolkata occupied the second and third spots in the list with scores of 294 and 293 respectively


Open garbage stations create traffic woes, health hazards

The situation becomes more acute in the time of rain when the whole road litters with waste and waste-water of the leftover waste.

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