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HC orders disposal of application seeking...

HC orders disposal of application seeking...

Court

Tue, May 14 2019

The order was passed after the hearing of a writ petition filed in this regard

Toxic smog from Panchagarh brick kilns...

Toxic smog from Panchagarh brick kilns...

Nation

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Chemical radiation continues to affect new crops  despite emissions having ceased

Brick kilns devouring arable lands

Brick kilns devouring arable lands

Nation

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Owners are supposed to use half portions of soil and sand to create a layer protecting the topsoil, but...

Destroying Nature

Destroying Nature

Environment

Sat, Mar 23 2019

Illegal practices by brick kilns in Bandarban are threatening the region's environment and forests...

Brick kilns devouring arable lands

Brick kilns devouring arable lands

Special

Thu, Mar 7 2019

Owners are supposed to use half portions of soil and sand to create a layer protecting the topsoil, but...

DoE fines 33 brick kilns in

DoE fines 33 brick kilns in

Nation

Tue, Mar 5 2019

The DoE fined them a total of Tk 15.55 lakh, filed 31 cases, and jailed two people for violating environmental...

42 businesses fined Tk24.80 lakh for...

42 businesses fined Tk24.80 lakh for...

Business

Wed, Feb 20 2019

A total of 38 brick kilns of the district’s Fatikchhari upazila were fined Tk20.10 lakh

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...

Narail authority mum as brick-kiln owners...

Narail authority mum as brick-kiln owners...

Nation

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Molla Bricks is one of these brick-kilns set up on the Madhumati river bank in Ramkantapur village

Brick kilns in Narsingdi threaten...

Brick kilns in Narsingdi threaten...

Nation

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Soil excavation of the fertile soil on the surface of the farmlands, for usage in the kilns, have reduced...

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...

When the air kills

When the air kills

Editorial

Thu, Apr 19 2018

Make no mistake: Air pollution is a public health hazard

Poba claims half of country’s brick...

Poba claims half of country’s brick...

Environment

Sun, Dec 31 2017

The country is not getting any benefit from the tree plantation movement only due to the excessive use...

DoE evicts and fines 3 illegal brick...

DoE evicts and fines 3 illegal brick...

Nation

Wed, Mar 8 2017

A total of 33 illegal brick fields remain in the Narsingdi district

Road built over canal for a brick...

Road built over canal for a brick...

Nation

Thu, Mar 2 2017

A local Union Parishad member in Lakshmipur is allegedly having a road built over what used to be a canal...

One in three brick kilns in Barisal...

One in three brick kilns in Barisal...

Environment

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Most brick kilns in Barisal district are operating illegally and polluting the environment under the...

Imperfect law deters enforcement of...

Imperfect law deters enforcement of...

Environment

Tue, Dec 20 2016

If the existing brick law was properly enforced, none of the 7,000 kilns in Bangladesh would have been...

Brick kiln on farmland taking a toll...

Brick kiln on farmland taking a toll...

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 22 2016

The government has banned setting up of brick kilns near crop land, human habitation and forests, but...