Owners of more than one car are likely to face an environmental protection surcharge from the upcoming fiscal year as the government plans to discourage the use of vehicles in a bid to contain carbon emissions and air pollution.
For how long will public money be plundered without any accountability?
Before jumping into the realm of artificial intelligence, we should start with some old-fashioned “common sense”
A “new” type of urban mobility comes to fruition in the month of the country’s emancipation
There are growing concerns among citizens regarding smooth mobile network coverage inside the trains.
The limited launch of the metro tomorrow is unlikely to make any real dent in Dhaka's traffic problem
Dhaka needs an integrated traffic management plan, based on advanced technology and a scientific approach.
Some say that living in Dhaka is not easy and for those who have lived here for years, nothing is easy. In fact, living in this city makes it easier to tolerate any other inconvenience with a hair-flip. Someone spat inches away from your feet? Tolerate. It landed on you? Wipe and move on. The world might have a fancy word like noise pollution for needlessly honking cars but we know it for what it really is — soothing white noise that one could even fall asleep to. Which happens often, during the long respites the city graciously bestows on us to and from work every day without fail. We lovingly call them traffic jams.