M Abul Kalam Azad | The Daily Star
  • M Abul Kalam Azad

  • 3 Major Bridges by Early Next Year: Dhaka-Ctg highway awaits relief

    Opening of three new bridges on the Shitalakkhya, Meghna and Gumti rivers will reduce bottlenecks on Dhaka-Chittagong highway early next year.
  • 4-Lane Dhaka-Chittagong Highway

    4-Lane Dhaka-Ctg Highway: Up for mending all too soon

    RHD engineers and ministry officials who were involved with the project now squarely blame overloaded vehicles for the condition of the highway, known as the economic lifeline of Bangladesh. This highway is responsible for carrying 90 percent of the export and import volume.
  • Traffic chaos

    Traffic's trial with remotes

    City authorities have tried out a host of “solutions” to control chaotic traffic over the decades. The result? All the money went down the drain and the situation turned from bad to worse.
  • The Other Radical

    The number of militancy cases filed each year go into the hundreds—way more than the handful of combat operations we have seen.
  • Islampur Mother Teresa Missionaries of Charity

    In search of her roots

    Her expression began to change as soon as she stepped into the Missionaries of Charity at Islampur in Old Dhaka on Christmas morning. The colourful Christmas decor of the premises could hardly draw her attention.