• Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018
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Heavy rains upstream trigger...

Bangladesh , Environment

Sun, Jun 17 2018

Continuous rainfall in India’s north and north-eastern regions is causing floods in parts of...

India faces worst long term water...

Bangladesh , Environment

Sun, Jun 17 2018

India faces the worst long-term water crisis in its history as demand outstrips supply and

Hill cutting goes unabated in Cox’s...

Bangladesh , Environment

Wed, Jun 13 2018

The indiscriminate cutting of hills and trees to relocate the displaced Rohingya refugees in Ukhiya

Chittagong district admin asks people...

Bangladesh , Environment

Sun, Jun 10 2018

To avoid landslide-related casualties, Chittagong District Administration has been using loudspeakers...

Bigger budget proposed to tackle climate...

Environment

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The government has allocated Tk18,948.76 crore to address the rising vulnerability for climate change...

World Environment Day: Biodegradable...

Environment

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The government wants to curb the use of hazardous polythenes in packaging by making biodegradable

World Environment Day to be observed...

Environment

Sun, Jun 3 2018

UNHCR and IUCN will observe World Environment Day on Tuesday with the theme “Beat Plastic

Call made for stopping illegal polythene...

Nation , Environment

Thu, May 24 2018

Discussants at a views-exchange meeting have called for stopping the source points where illegal...

Cox’s Bazar forestland may entirely...

Bangladesh , Environment

Sun, May 20 2018

Accommodating nearly a million Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar is taking a significant toll...

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Bangladesh , Environment

Thu, May 17 2018

The air quality of Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka has seen some improvement. Dhaka scored 93 in

Dhaka 8th most polluted city in the...

Environment

Mon, May 7 2018

The capital scored 110 in the US Air Quality Index (AQI) on Monday

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Environment

Sun, May 6 2018

Bangladesh’s capital scored 84 in the US Air Quality Index (AQI) on Sunday

Dhaka again ranked world’s most polluted...

Environment

Fri, May 4 2018

Bangladesh’s capital scored 190 in the US Air Quality Index (AQI) Friday morning

Bernicat: Air quality in Dhaka worsened...

Environment

Fri, May 4 2018

Replying to query about her personal take on Dhaka’s air quality, Bernicat said she had long been suffering...

Rising temperatures behind lightning...

Bangladesh , Environment

Thu, May 3 2018

Accorting to the Disaster Management and Relief Ministry, at least 70 people have reportedly died from...

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Environment

Wed, May 2 2018

Dhaka scored 93 in the US Air Quality Index (AQI) on Wednesday

Dhaka’s air quality worsens again

Environment

Mon, Apr 23 2018

Dhaka’s score in the US Air Quality Index signifies very unhealthy air quality

Cargo capsize in Pashur: 150 tons of...

Nation , Environment

Sun, Apr 22 2018

A dredger and a launch along with 31 men, including 11 divers, are working to remove coal from the sunken...

Dhaka again ranks among world’s polluted...

Dhaka , Environment

Sun, Apr 22 2018

The city ranked fifth in the real time air quality rankings with a score of 155 on Sunday

POBA: Bangladesh witnesses an 80 fold...

Environment

Sun, Apr 22 2018

POBA says use of plastics has risen to 1,200,000 metric tons in 2018 compared to just 15 thousand metric...

Dhaka’s air quality keeps...

Environment

Sat, Apr 21 2018

With the upcoming monsoon season, the air quality in Dhaka should improve considerably until the drier...