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  • A quiet masterpiece that serves as Dhaka's gateway

    These buildings also had a political history. They were the products of what the military regime of Muhammad Ayub Khan called the “Decade of Development” (1958-68), intertwined with West Pakistan's shrewd political strategy of placating East Pakistan's agitating Bengalis through architectural and infrastructure development.

  • Marina Tabassum: An architect in search of roots

    The narrow “main” roads filled with potholes and iron rods plunging out, the scorching afternoon heat and a destination unknown to

  • Help build eco-friendly infrastructures, PM to architects

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina seeks cooperation from the country's architects in building infrastructures using local resources keeping in mind the environment and land resource constraint.