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  • Banani FR Tower

    Rajuk assistant director gets bail

    Rajuk Assistant Director Shah Md Sadrul Alam, who was arrested in a case filed over design manipulation of Banani’s FR Tower, has secured bail from a Dhaka court.

  • Tasvir Ul Islam

    ACC arrests land owner of FR Tower

    The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday arrested the land owner of Banani FR Tower SMHI Faruque in two separate cases filed over his alleged involvement in illegally extending the building.

  • European Union

    Ensure safety at workplace

    The European Union wants Bangladesh to replicate the safety standards in garment factories at all buildings to ensure workplace safety.

  • High-rises in The Capital: Concern over sloppy fire safety measures

    Most high-rise buildings in Dhaka lack fire safety measures, which can cause high causalities in case of a fire, experts said.

  • ‘Emergency exits were locked’

    The people, who were trapped inside the FR Tower in Dhaka’s Banani area during the deadly fire incident yesterday, could not come out of the building as its emergency exit points were closed, a fire service official says.