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Farming tobacco takes its toll on Bandarban...

Farming tobacco takes its toll on Bandarban...

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Fri, May 31 2013

Replaces cereal farming in vast tracts of land The growing cultivation of tobacco in the hill...

Ignoring the environmental

Ignoring the environmental

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Thu, May 30 2013

The terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York was an unprecedented environmental assault...

Brickfield laws yet to be fully...

Brickfield laws yet to be fully...

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Thu, May 30 2013

The government in 1999 suspended issuing licences to new brick kilns fearing acid rain According...

9.6m people to migrate due to climate...

9.6m people to migrate due to climate...

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Wed, May 29 2013

Formulating policy for internal migration stressed A total of 9.6m people may migrate across the...

20 villages and 40,000 people bear the...

20 villages and 40,000 people bear the...

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Wed, May 29 2013

Due to the destruction of the flood embankments the five upazila have been inundated by nearly four feet...

River turns dead in Gaibandha

River turns dead in Gaibandha

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Tue, May 28 2013

The canal that was made to divert the flow of the Ghagot River has made it almost dead The...

Tannery relocation remains a far...

Tannery relocation remains a far...

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Tue, May 28 2013

A decade goes by as demands for compensation causes delays in setting up central effluent treatment...

Rajuk fills in Gulshan Banani Lake to...

Rajuk fills in Gulshan Banani Lake to...

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Mon, May 27 2013

Space for the road was supposed to be provided entirely by reclaiming khas land (government owned...

Global majority faces water shortages...

Global majority faces water shortages...

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Sat, May 25 2013

Experts call on governments to start conserving water in face of climate change, pollution and over-use...

City life badly disrupted as incessant...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

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...