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Dhaka air pollution today world's...

Dhaka air pollution today world's...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 19 2019

Bangladesh has been struggling with air pollution for a long time

Hailstorm affects crops in Rajshahi,...

Hailstorm affects crops in Rajshahi,...

Nation

Sun, Feb 17 2019

Onion farmers will bear the most loss due to the rain

Can Bangladesh handle floods better...

Can Bangladesh handle floods better...

Environment

Sun, Feb 17 2019

In an exclusive interview with the Dhaka Tribune, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development...

Environment minister: Brick kilns responsible...

Environment minister: Brick kilns responsible...

Environment

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Noting that various diseases, including cancer, are on the rise in the country, he said the government...

Draft clean air act presented for immediate...

Draft clean air act presented for immediate...

Environment

Thu, Feb 14 2019

The draft suggests the DoE shall prepare a time-bound National Air Quality Management Plan

Study: Climate change may destroy Sundarbans’...

Study: Sundarbans’ tigers may be gone...

Environment

Thu, Feb 14 2019

The study was carried out by a team of Bangladeshi and Australian scientists

Dhaka among world’s most polluted...

Dhaka among world’s most polluted...

Environment

Thu, Feb 14 2019

The world’s lowest air quality was recorded in Astana, Kazakhstan

Green activists: 90% of Dhaka grapples...

Green activists: 90% of Dhaka grapples...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Five among the top 10 causes of death in Bangladesh are related to air pollution, according to the World...

Film-maker Abu Sayeed invents modern...

Film-maker Abu Sayeed invents modern...

Environment

Sun, Feb 3 2019

The design, if implemented, is likely to reduce carbon emission and promote organic farming in...

High Court issues instructions to prevent...

High Court issues instructions to prevent...

Court

Mon, Jan 28 2019

Orders include covering up construction sites, spraying water and conducting mobile court drives

Bamboo walls: A Bangladeshi erosion-prevention...

Bamboo walls: A Bangladeshi erosion-prevention...

Nation

Fri, Jan 25 2019

The approach is cost-effective when applied to small, slow-flowing rivers

Five substandard bottled water companies...

Five substandard bottled water companies...

Business

Wed, Jan 23 2019

The testing institution has started serving show cause notices to the companies in question

Scientists: Bangladesh at risk as Greenland...

Scientists: Bangladesh at risk as Greenland...

Environment

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Overall, the melt of the Antarctica has added water equivalent to 13.2 millimetres of sea level rise...

Forest lumber used as fuel for Tangail...

Forest lumber used as fuel for Tangail...

Environment

Mon, Jan 21 2019

The kilns are destroying nearby croplands and damaging the environment

Action against pollution halved in...

Action against pollution halved in...

Environment

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Considering the current scenario, environmentalists and experts have said that the reduced number of...

Habibun Nahar slots into her new role...

Habibun Nahar slots into her new role...

Government Affairs

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The new deputy minister for environment, forest and climate change took oath on Monday

How can Dhaka turn down the

How can Dhaka turn down the

Dhaka

Sat, Jan 5 2019

Regulators and experts say the relevant laws have many loopholes, and that the agencies involved have...

Gopalganj environment threatened by...

Gopalganj environment threatened by...

Environment

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Despite the government’s steps to shut kilns down, influential kiln owners have kept them...

Cold wave to engulf Bangladesh on election...

Cold wave to engulf Bangladesh on election...

Environment

Sat, Dec 29 2018

The weather is expected to remain cold, with light to moderate fog

Illegal sand-mining continues unabated...

Illegal sand-mining continues unabated...

Environment

Sat, Dec 22 2018

The sand mining operation—occurring on the western bank of the Jamuna river, near Bangabandhu Bridge...

The plastic question

The plastic question

World

Fri, Dec 21 2018

Making the right choice is harder than it looks