When we think of urban poor, we typically think of people living in slums.It’s not quite as simple.
Police rescued a two-and-half-year-old baby boy from a slum in Narayanganj yesterday, a day after he was abducted from a hospital in Dhaka for ransom.
The Supreme Court has upheld a High Court order that issued an injunction on eviction of the Kalyanpur Pora Slum.
Hundreds of low-income families are now living under the sky, after a devastating fire destroyed their homes and all other belongings.
A fire breaks out at Anu-Majhirghat slum in Sadarghat area of Chittagong city.
Around 50 houses of a slum have been gutted and five people injured as a devastating fire broke out at a slum in Fatullah in Narayanganj.
SLUMS are growing seamlessly with one-third of the urban people already living in them.
Most of us live close to each other yet remain dangerously disconnected from our neighbours.