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Dhaka Wasa Board: No hike in water tariff...

‘No hike in water tariff amid rising...

Dhaka

Tue, Mar 23 2021

Price of water to be adjusted in future in line with proposal for 5% increase, says chairman of Dhaka...

The root of Bangladesh’s alcohol poisoning...

The root of alcohol poisoning...

Crisis

Sat, Feb 6 2021

Drinkers turn to bootleg liquor amid shortage of imports

Sex education the only way to tackle...

Sex education the only way to tackle...

Crisis

Sun, Jan 10 2021

Experts suggest prioritizing moral education to change the patriarchal mindset

Man arrested for threatening to kill...

Man arrested for threatening to kill...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Mohsin’s family claim that he is mentally disturbed

In pictures: Painting rickshaws for...

In pictures: Painting rickshaws for...

Crisis

Sun, Nov 15 2020

Rickshaw painters are facing a very tough time due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Painting rickshaws have...

HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 9 2020

‘The Bangladesh government needs to finally make good on its empty promises and heed activists’...

Study: Coal-fired power may kill 30,000...

Coal-fired power may kill 30,000 in...

Power & Energy

Tue, Sep 22 2020

The fisheries industries, agriculture, and ecology will also be destroyed

How quick funding helped save hundreds...

Quick funding saves families from...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 22 2020

A total of 18,610 families have been affected by floods and river erosion in Bhuapur upazila. Among them,...

Flood insurance scheme for casual...

Flood insurance scheme for casual...

Crisis

Mon, Aug 3 2020

The United Nations World Food Program (WFP), Oxfam Bangladesh, and Green Delta Insurance Company Limited...

Experts: Need for nexus planning to...

Experts: Need for nexus planning to...

Crisis

Fri, Jul 24 2020

IUCN hosted the webinar recently on nexus planning for water, food, energy, and environment security...

BNP: Flood victims not getting govt...

BNP: Flood victims not getting govt...

Crisis

Wed, Jul 22 2020

BNP leader Rizvi also alleged that the ruling party leaders are embezzling the money allocated for the...

Residents of Koyra still in shelters...

Residents of Koyra still in shelters...

Crisis

Wed, Jul 22 2020

The purpose-built cyclone shelters have become their homes effectively, though there is nothing homely...

State Minister: Flood situation may...

Govt: Flood situation may start to improve...

Crisis

Thu, Jul 16 2020

'Eight people die in five districts across the country due to ongoing flood'

Flood hits Jamalpur again

Flood hits Jamalpur again

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 13 2020

A total of 13 unions in Islampur and Dewanganj upazilas of the district were affected in the new...

Water levels of all major rivers...

Water levels of all major rivers...

Nation

Tue, Jul 7 2020

Among 101 water level monitoring stations under the Bangladesh Water Development Board across the country,...

Bangladesh pledges $50,000 for Covid-19...

Bangladesh pledges $50,000 for Covid-19...

Crisis

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The Global Goal: Unite for Our Future campaign was launched by the European Commission and international...

176 Fire Service members infected with...

176 Fire Service members infected with...

Crisis

Mon, Jun 22 2020

Of those infected, 101 have recovered and returned to their workplaces

KUAA raises fund for students, small...

KUAA raises fund for students, small...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 29 2020

Nearly 150 more students and 250 more families still need financial assistance on an urgent basis

'Allowing private vehicles for Eid journey...

'Allowing private vehicles for Eid journey...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 23 2020

Jatri Kalyan Samity came up with the remarks through a press release issued by its General Secretary...

State Minister: 7.5km embankment damaged...

State Minister: 7.5km embankment damaged...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 21 2020

The extremely severe cyclone made landfall in the coastal regions of Bangladesh around 4pm on...

Amphan Aftermath

Amphan Aftermath

Crisis

Thu, May 21 2020

Thousands displaced, homes destroyed, trees uprooted, embankments collapsed, electricity and telephone...