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Be logged in water and happy

Tell me, why do we call Dhaka city a city? Just because it houses all the government offices, has most of the motorized vehicles, people come to Dhaka for better income, and there are numerous tall buildings? Is that the definition of a city? Or is it because we call it our capital, and that’s […]

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What makes Dhaka so unliveable?

Often, I tell my partner that we may think of moving out of Dhaka city and look for settlement opportunities in Khulna. Every time I tell her this, she gives me a funny look as if to say: “You must be crazy!” Like almost all of us, she has her reasons for thinking that way. […]