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  • Banani fire survivor Ripon

    Planning goes haywire

    Rajuk is approving commercial buildings in the residential areas of Gulshan and Banani with virtually no height limits and experts are calling it illegal and a recipe for disaster.

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    Gulshan Police Plaza fire doused

    Fire breaks out at Police Plaza in Dhaka’s Gulshan area. It has been doused by locals.

  • Banani FR tower fire

    Nothing is right

    The Rajuk came to know about 12 years ago that the Faruque-Rupayan Tower was built in violation of the approved plan, but it remained silent for all these years.

  • All commercial high-rises in Banani, Gulshan without  fire safety licence; Rajuk knew about FR Tower violations  12 years back; its builder Rupayan claims to be clean

    Traders in for bleaker days

    Another devastating fire at the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) kitchen market early yesterday thrashed the efforts of 248 shop owners who were already struggling to revive their businesses from a similar disaster just two years ago.

  • Blaze at Gulshan DNCC market burns down over  200 shops, 2 years after it went up in flames

    Ravaged by FIRE AGAIN

    Amid outcries over the death of 26 people in Thursday's Banani inferno, a massive fire swept through the Gulshan-1 DNCC kitchen market burning down over 200 shops yesterday.

  • Gulshan DNCC market fire

    DNCC market fire: ‘No prior recommendations implemented’

    None of the recommendations made by the Fire Service and Civil Defence after the 2017 DNCC market fire were implemented by the market authorities, a fire service official says.

  • 211 shops of DNCC market razed in fire

    Around 211 tin-shed business establishments are completely razed in the fire that ripped through the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) kitchen market in Gulshan-1.

  • Fire at Gulshan Plaza doused

    The fire at Gulshan has been doused after an hour's effort.

  • Gulshan warehouse fire

    Gulshan warehouse fire brought under control

    A fire that broke out at a warehouse of a company in Gulshan-1 of Dhaka has been brought under control.

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