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Bone chilling winter grips Rangpur,...

Bone chilling winter grips Rangpur

Nation

Mon, Jan 18 2021

At least 17 people have died from cold-related diseases in the past week, and two women after catching...

DoE to demolish 700 illegal...

DoE to demolish 700 illegal...

Environment

Tue, Jan 12 2021

Air quality in the country improved during the lockdown to contain Covid-19, but then started worsening...

Toxic air in India linked to large number...

Toxic air in India linked to large number...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 8 2021

The study follows a Lancet report last month which linked India’s bad air quality to 1.67 million...

Study: Construction the leading cause...

Study: Construction the leading cause...

Environment

Mon, Dec 28 2020

The burning of biomass was found to be the leading cause of indoor air pollution

Temperature may dip to 6°C in northern...

Temperature may dip to 6°C in northern...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 26 2020

On Saturday, the lowest temperature in the country was recorded at 8°C in Rajshahi's Badalgachhi...

Pollution deaths in India rose to 1.67m...

Pollution deaths in India rose to 1.67m...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 22 2020

India, whose cities top global pollution lists, faces a growing economic as well as human toll from bad...

Climate change: Hasina seeks decisive...

Climate change: Hasina seeks global...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 9 2020

'Though Bangladesh has no contribution to global warming, it is one of the most vulnerable countries...

8 illegal brick kilns fined Tk62 lakh...

8 illegal brick kilns fined Tk62 lakh...

Environment

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Drives against illegal brick kilns will continue, says executive magistrate

Saima for holistic approaches to face...

Saima for holistic approaches to face...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 30 2020

Bangladesh has ranked number seven among Global Climate Risk Index 2020’s most at-risk countries...

In pictures: Dust pollution rises

In pictures: Dust pollution rises

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Many who have recovered from Covid-19 or have underlying respiratory complications will have to be extra-cautious...

Environment Minister: Tough actions...

‘Tough actions against people involved...

Environment

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Government should provide adequate compensation to people affected by wild elephants, says the...

HC orders implementation of its 9-point...

Air Pollution: HC orders implementation...

Court

Tue, Nov 24 2020

The citizens’ fundamental right to life might be impeded if air pollution is not brought under...

EU plans tight car CO2 limits under...

EU plans tight car CO2 limits under...

Environment

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The European Commission published proposals for the rules on Friday, opening them to public feedback...

Red Cross: Climate change bigger threat...

Red Cross: Climate change bigger threat...

Environment

Tue, Nov 17 2020

'Unfortunately there is no vaccine for climate change'

Fishermen need sustainable livelihoods...

Fishermen need sustainable livelihoods...

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 13 2020

If the devastating effects of climate change on the marine ecosystem and coastal areas are not addressed,...

Youth organization launches online creative...

Youth organization launches online creative...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 9 2020

The event, titled “Paperback Brainchild,” starts on November 10

4 bird poachers jailed in Dhaka

4 bird poachers jailed in Dhaka

Crime

Fri, Nov 6 2020

They had 710 birds in their possession

More light to moderate rain likely

More light to moderate rain likely

Nation

Thu, Oct 8 2020

BMD predicts steady temperature during day and night

Rain, thundershowers likely

Rain, thundershowers likely

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 6 2020

The Met office forecasts stable temperature at night while during the day temperatures may fall slightly...

2 in 5 plant species at risk of...

2 in 5 plant species at risk of...

Environment

Fri, Oct 2 2020

Plants and fungi play a vital role for life on Earth, but scientists say they are in a race against time...

ESDO launches zero waste project for...

ESDO launches zero waste project for...

Nation

Sat, Sep 12 2020

The project aims to achieve its goal by establishing partnerships and links between the target communities,...