• Wednesday, May 22, 2019
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Number of tigers rises in...

Number of tigers rises in...

Environment

Tue, May 21 2019

Poachers are the foremost threat to the Royal Bengal tiger, says an expert

Met office predicts sustained...

Met office predicts sustained...

Environment

Mon, Apr 29 2019

Day and night temperatures might remain constant

Thundershowers likely, maritime ports...

Thundershowers likely, maritime ports...

Environment

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy in places

Mild heat wave sweeps across...

Mild heat wave sweeps across...

Environment

Thu, Apr 25 2019

Dhaka sizzles on hottest day

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

At least 400 streams destroyed in...

At least 400 streams destroyed in...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 21 2019

'The illegal extraction of stones and boulders from streams and hills has caused many brooks and...

Use of polythene bags running rampant...

Use of polythene bags running rampant...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 21 2019

Although the development of a biodegradable polymer from jute fibre by a Bangladeshi scientist had raised...

Mercury emission rates alarming in...

Mercury emission rates alarming in...

Environment

Thu, Apr 18 2019

In a 2017-18 survey conducted by Esdo, estimated mercury input in the environment stands at 21,030kg...

Study: Climate change affects 50% of...

Study: Climate change affects 50% of...

Environment

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The study on climate resilient agriculture in coastal and floodplain regions ,was done by Manusher Jonno...

Poba doubts need for enacting new law...

Poba doubts need for enacting new law...

Dhaka

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Environmentalists raise question over the outcome of government projects initiated to curb air...

Go Green Bangladesh encourages use of...

Go Green Bangladesh encourages use of...

Nation

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Several small businesses are considering replacing plastic bags with these jute alternatives    ...

Climate change threatens 1 in 3 Bangladeshi...

Climate change threatens 1 in 3 Bangladeshi...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 5 2019

More than 19 million children live in the most disaster-prone districts of low-lying Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar beach chokes on trash,...

Cox's Bazar beach chokes on trash,...

Environment

Mon, Apr 1 2019

Trash is first dumped onto the beach until it becomes a tall pile, then it is burned on sands dunes

Rain likely for next two or three...

Rain likely for next two or three...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind and lightning flashes is...

Fulkoli fined Tk10 lakh for polluting...

Fulkoli fined Tk10 lakh for polluting...

Environment

Wed, Mar 27 2019

The pollution has taken its toll on aquatic biodiversity and ecological balance, says a DoE

Sudden weather change due to...

Sudden weather change due to...

Environment

Tue, Mar 26 2019

Low pressure systems lie over neighbouring West Bengal and southern Bay of Bengal

Destroying Nature

Destroying Nature

Environment

Sat, Mar 23 2019

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

Plastic microparticles threaten unique...

Plastic microparticles threaten unique...

World

Fri, Mar 22 2019

Those microparticles, often from waste discarded in big cities from other countries and even...

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...