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Experts: Development should be nature-based...

'Development should be...

Environment

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Different civil society organizations from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Bhutan, China and its Tibetan region,...

Water level continues to rise in...

Water level continues to rise in...

Environment

Mon, Jun 25 2018

Water is still flowing above the danger level at five out of 94 river stations while devastating erosion...

Paper mill sealed off for polluting...

Paper mill sealed off for polluting...

Environment

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The Department of Environment (DoE) has sealed off a paper manufacturing enterprise in the...

Scientists: Earth's intact forests vanishing...

Scientists: Earth's intact forests vanishing...

Environment

Thu, Jun 21 2018

As of January 2017, there were about 11.6 million sqkm of forests worldwide that still fit these criteria....

Special: Increasing salinity of drinking...

Special: Increasing salinity endangers...

Nation

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The coastal salinity has left residents of southern Bangladesh in a lost cost-benefit situation

Heavy monsoon rains upstream trigger...

Heavy rains upstream trigger

Environment

Sun, Jun 17 2018

It is normal in the monsoon season, a Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre official says

Govt think tank: India faces worst long...

India faces worst long term water...

Environment

Sun, Jun 17 2018

Critical groundwater resources that account for 40% of India’s water supply are being depleted...

Hill cutting goes unabated in Cox’s...

Hill cutting goes unabated in Cox’s...

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...

Chittagong district admin asks people...

Environment

Sun, Jun 10 2018

According to the district administration, there are 28 hills in the district which fall under the vulnerable...

Bigger budget proposed to tackle climate...

Bigger budget proposed to tackle climate...

Environment

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The amount will be spent by at least 20 ministries and divisions of the government

World Environment Day: Biodegradable...

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...

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...

Call made for stopping illegal polythene...

Nation

Thu, May 24 2018

This year the theme is ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’

Cox’s Bazar forestland may entirely...

Cox’s Bazar forestland may entirely...

Environment

Sun, May 20 2018

The influx of refugees is wreaking havoc on the environment through the depletion of natural...

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Environment

Thu, May 17 2018

Bangladesh’s capital scored 93 in the US Air Quality Index (AQI) on Thursday

Dhaka 8th most polluted city in the...

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

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...

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...

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...

Rising temperatures behind lightning...

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

Dhaka’s air quality improves

Environment

Wed, May 2 2018

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