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Building regulating office: The need of the times

Abuilding is an infrastructure built permanently or semi-permanently for the use of various characters of occupancies in safe, comfortable and good environmental condition. For sustainable...

Lack of authority makes building code ineffective


Rangs building being demolished...

So little for so many

Today's piece is the second and concluding part of a report filed by Centre for Urban Studies and WaterAid in Bangladesh on public toilets in Dhaka city.
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Low cost housing for the urban poor in Dhaka City: <i>Studio design </i>

Background: In March 2009, Centre for Urban Studies arranged a studio design workshop for low income group in Dhaka by the students of Department of Architecture, University of Asia...

October 1, 2011
October 1, 2011

Lack of authority makes building code ineffective


Rangs building being demolished...

October 1, 2011
October 1, 2011

Building regulating office: The need of the times

Abuilding is an infrastructure built permanently or semi-permanently for the use of various characters of occupancies in safe, comfortable and good environmental condition. For sustainable...

July 16, 2011
July 16, 2011

Making public toilets work - part II


Today's piece is the second and...

July 16, 2011
July 16, 2011

So little for so many

Today's piece is the second and concluding part of a report filed by Centre for Urban Studies and WaterAid in Bangladesh on public toilets in Dhaka city.
...

July 9, 2011
July 9, 2011
July 9, 2011

Trekking towards civilisation

This burgeoning megalopolis of over 10 million is difficult to manage that no one will disagree. What is however making it unnecessarily more unbearable and unclean is the absence of public...

April 17, 2010
April 17, 2010
April 17, 2010

Look, listen, learn, and go

WHEN there are more travellers than transporters, when a larger vehicle will save space by replacing several smaller ones, and bring in other environmental joys lesser air and noise pollution,...

April 17, 2010
April 3, 2010
April 3, 2010