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Little knowledge on assessing disaster-related...

Little knowledge on assessing disaster-related...

Rumi Kawser

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Smaller crises and non-economic damages should also be considered, experts say

Mercury content dangerously high in...

Mercury content dangerously high in...

Health

Fri, Nov 16 2018

Bangladesh is a lucrative market for four out of the top five skin lightening products that contain hazardous...

Shahidul Alam finally gets bail

Shahidul Alam finally gets bail

Court

Thu, Nov 15 2018

The 63-year-old photojournalist was picked up by law enforcement officials on August 5

4,000 tons of single-use plastic produced...

4,000 tons of single-use plastic produced...

Environment

Thu, Nov 15 2018

In Old Dhaka alone, around 250 tons of non-recyclable products such as straws and plastic cutlery are...

Shahidul’s bail hearing rescheduled...

Shahidul’s bail hearing rescheduled...

Court

Wed, Nov 14 2018

The High Court has been hearing on this petition since October 7

SCF: Elect those having faith in Liberation...

SCF: Elect those having faith in Liberation...

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 11 2018

'We do not want to see any Razakar(an anti-Bangladesh paramilitary force)even in a single constituency...

Experts: Urban development not possible...

Experts: Urban development not possible...

Event

Mon, Nov 5 2018

They were speaking at a workshop titled “Our Cities 2050” at house building research institute...

How safe is Meghna’s water?

How safe is Meghna’s water?

Environment

Tue, Oct 30 2018

Experts say the river water will be undrinkable in five years

Bangladesh to play leading role at...

Bangladesh to play leading role at...

Environment

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), COP24 will be held at Katowice,...

Training on climate issues ends in...

Training on climate issues ends in...

Event

Fri, Oct 26 2018

A total of 20 participants from 15 different organizations including public, private and NGO’s...

Five-day photo exhibition at Shilpakala...

Five-day photo exhibition at Shilpakala...

Dhaka

Wed, Oct 24 2018

Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor inaugurated the program on Tuesday

Green climate fund (GCF): 19 projects...

Green climate fund (GCF): 19 projects...

Climate Change

Tue, Oct 23 2018

The Board meeting also approved the applications of 16 new ‘Accredited Entities,’ the partner...

Reconditioned vehicles import highest...

Reconditioned vehicles import highest...

Business

Tue, Oct 23 2018

The imported vehicles include private cars, pick-up vans and microbuses, the revenue officials said

Sound pollution: Students seek PM’s...

Sound pollution: Students seek PM’s...

Environment

Mon, Oct 22 2018

Responding to the letters, the prime minister’s personal secretary has written to the Department...

E-waste management: No progress in 7...

E-waste management: No progress in 7...

Environment

Fri, Oct 19 2018

The volume of e-waste is increasing daily and the country still lacks a proper mechanism to recycle...

'Look toward green energy, build...

'Look toward green energy, build...

Event

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The program was held at Long beach Suites hotel in the capital yesterday, jointly organized by International...

Dhaka remains the world’s most densely...

Dhaka remains the world’s most densely...

Dhaka

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The rise in density is 3.72% up from a year ago

Tariff Commission renamed to Trade &...

Tariff Commission renamed to Trade &...

Business

Wed, Oct 10 2018

PMO approves protective duty to shield local industry

Egg prices skyrocket over rising...

Egg prices skyrocket over rising...

Business

Tue, Oct 9 2018

Stakeholders attribute latest price hike to the ongoing transport hike, among other factors

HC issues rule asking why Shahidul Alam...

HC issues rule asking why Shahidul Alam...

Court

Sun, Oct 7 2018

The government has been directed to come up with an explanation within a week

Three companies responsible for two-thirds...

Three companies responsible for two-thirds...

Environment

Sun, Oct 7 2018

The 97.5kg non-recyclable plastic waste sample was collected from a one-kilometer area of Dhanmondi Lake,...