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City life badly disrupted as incessant...

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Fri, May 24 2013

Two were electrocuted to death as they unwittingly came in contact with the loose ends of live electrical...

A city pond gives a glimpse of village...

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Thu, May 23 2013

A pond surrounded by coconut trees survives nicely in Old Dhaka It is a rare sight these days in the...

Mahasen-hit areas see diseases...

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Thu, May 23 2013

Diarrhoea, dysentery, pneumonia, hepatitis A and E are among the major waterborne affecting several...

Green activists demand immediate govt...

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Thu, May 23 2013

The existence of lives depends on biodiversity which is under threat due to unchecked water pollution...

Mahasen aftermath: Thousands under the...

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Sat, May 18 2013

Food relief is here, but house construction materials are yet to be provided to Mahasen victims ...

Coastal districts reeling from Mahasen...

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Sat, May 18 2013

Death toll rises to seventeen   At least 17 people were killed as Cyclone Mohasen ravaged...

Arum cultivation brings hope for Lalmonirhat...

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Fri, May 17 2013

The good arum harvest is attributed to suitable soil, favourable weather and necessary help from the...

Photo story: As Mahasen passes...

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Thu, May 16 2013

Cyclone storm Mahasen passes through Bangladesh as people start getting back to their homes. Earlier...

12,000 hectares of boro crop...

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Thu, May 16 2013

Farmers are trying to protect their crops by making embankments About 12,000 hectares of boro paddy...

Strong rain and winds in capital, coastal...

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Thu, May 16 2013

Commuters facing difficulties Capital city Dhaka, along with many other districts, especially...

Met office warns to expected landslides...

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Thu, May 16 2013

The storm is likely to intensify and move in a north- northeasterly direction Landslide may occur...

Photo story: As Mahasen approaches

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Wed, May 15 2013

The feared impact of Mahasen can be devastating. During "the calm before the storm” the...

Disaster management hotline provides...

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Wed, May 15 2013

Interactive Voice Response available through mobile phones at 10941 The Department of Disaster...

3,770 shelters ready to house cyclone...

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Wed, May 15 2013

Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar and Mongla are advised to keep hoisting local warning...

Mahasen: Ports asked to hoist signal...

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Tue, May 14 2013

Marine vessels advised to stay close to coast  The cyclonic storm “Mahasen” over...

Solar solutions put on display in Green...

Environment

Tue, May 14 2013

In the fair, inaugurated by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, IDCOL also launched a project to install...

Climate change ‘will make hundreds of...

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Mon, May 13 2013

Carbon dioxide levels indicate rise in temperatures that could lead agriculture to fail on entire continents...

Migratory Bird Festival at JNU

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Sat, May 11 2013

Voices to be raised to re-establish the ecological balance in the country’s environment,to be proactive...

Coal ruins the fruits of farmers’ labour...

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Fri, May 10 2013

Black smoke and ash spill from brickfields destroying crop fields Thick smoke and fly ash spills...

Prince Charles attacks global warming...

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Thu, May 9 2013

Prince uses speech at St James’s Palace to single out ‘confirmed sceptics’ and environmentally...

Land grabbers occupy Karatoa river

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Wed, May 8 2013

Land grabbers prepare fake documents to occupy a portion of the river and construct establishments...