So this Eid, I pray for a fresh pair of eyes, and a reason to hope. Or at the very least (once the festivities are over and we return to life as it is) be able to hope for and demand better realities than the ones we’ve been dealt.
The Gausia Market in the capital’s New Market area is risky in terms of fire safety, fire service officials said after visiting the market for a survey today.
Dr Syeda Sultana Razia speaks to The Daily Star Opinion regarding the causes behind frequent fires and some possible solutions.
If government officials were held responsible and accountable for every incident, things would have been corrected much earlier.
Deadly depot blast exposes the poor state of industrial safety in Bangladesh
Fire has been essential for human development. Without the domestication of fire, humans couldn't migrate to inhospitable regions of the world.
It has been a month since the devastating fire in Chawkbazar took 70 lives and soon after, three new fire infernos in the capital also made headlines—Banani's FR Tower inferno