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Report: Seven sources release 8.6 ton...

Report: Seven sources release 8.6 ton...

Environment

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The findings of this study, first of its kind in Bangladesh, said 14,772kg mercury was being produced...

Polluted air continues to affect Dhaka...

Polluted air continues to affect Dhaka...

Environment

Sun, Mar 17 2019

The world’s worst air quality was detected in Denpasar

Local administration to restore heavily...

Local administration to restore heavily...

Environment

Thu, Mar 14 2019

Some illegal structures were already brought down and claimed work diligently to restore the river to...

Waste management dysfunctional at most...

Waste management dysfunctional at most...

Environment

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Without a functional waste management system, a hazardous industry like shipbreaking poses huge risks...

Government to spend $37.5bn on delta...

Government to spend $37.5bn on delta...

Business

Thu, Mar 7 2019

Senior Secretary of Ministry of Planning Prof Dr Shamsul Alam made announcement on Thursday

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Dhaka

Wed, Mar 6 2019

The world’s worst air quality was detected in Delhi

UN expert calls air pollution ‘the silent...

UN expert calls air pollution ‘the silent...

Environment

Mon, Mar 4 2019

Nearly seven million people die due to air pollution every year, accordin to UN Special Rapporteur David...

Excavation of topsoil in Bandarban endangering...

Excavation of topsoil in Bandarban endangering...

Nation

Mon, Mar 4 2019

Unethical soil removal is lowering production yield in hilly Bandarban

Bangladesh likely to experience thunderstorms...

Bangladesh likely to experience thunderstorms...

Environment

Mon, Mar 4 2019

The daytime temperature may fall by 1-3°C and night-time temperature may rise by 1-2°C

Sewerage system pollutes Comilla...

Sewerage system pollutes Comilla...

Nation

Wed, Feb 27 2019

Farmers are acutely at risk of contracting sewage-borne diseases

Plastic found in deepest ocean...

Plastic found in deepest ocean...

World

Wed, Feb 27 2019

Now a British team of researchers say they have discovered cases of plastic ingestion among tiny shrimp...

Giant tortoise thought extinct is found...

Giant tortoise thought extinct is found...

Environment

Fri, Feb 22 2019

In captivity, the giant tortoises can easily live to more than 100 years

Dhaka’s air quality ‘unhealthy’, ranked...

Dhaka’s air quality ‘unhealthy’, ranked...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 20 2019

India's Mumbai topped the index with a score of 176, followed by Pakistan’s Karachi, and Kathmandu...

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...