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The cost of the country’s most ambitious...

The cost of the country’s most ambitious...

Nation

Tue, Nov 30 2021

Razed hills, vanishing forests and threatened wildlife – is it worth it?

'Private universities need to feel empowered...

'Private universities need to feel empowered...

Education

Sat, Nov 6 2021

ULAB VC Imran Rahman says turning ULAB into a world class institution is always a priority

Climate refugees lose out

Climate refugees lose out

Dhaka

Fri, Nov 5 2021

How the Sheikh Hasina Climate Refugee and Social Services Centre was scuppered by infighting and ended...

‘The world will start witnessing benefits...

‘World will start seeing benefits of...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 30 2021

The upcoming COP26 is in more limelight than any other climate event in history

Ambitious Matuail landfill ‘Eco Town’...

Ambitious Matuail landfill ‘Eco Town’...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 30 2021

Tender to be floated at the beginning of 2022, feasibility study yet to be completed

Are we too complacent about declining...

Covid: Are we too complacent?

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 26 2021

There is a possibility of Covid infections rising after March 2022, says expert

Rising e-waste: A looming threat

Rising e-waste: A looming threat

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 13 2021

Experts call for immediate steps to regulate e-waste treatment to avoid consequences 

Savar Tannery: Authorities admit CETP...

Savar Tannery: Authorities admit CETP...

Nation

Fri, Oct 1 2021

A lack of facilities to treat salt and chromium are among the major problems

Inside the plan to solve Dhaka’s waterlogging...

Inside the plan to solve Dhaka’s waterlogging...

Development

Wed, Sep 29 2021

The project is expected to be sustainable both financially and in terms of maintenance

Upholding rights of rivers still a far...

Upholding rights of rivers still a far...

Environment

Sat, Sep 25 2021

In a country where almost all of its rivers are polluted, doubt remains regarding the efficacy of  verdicts...

Why does it take so long for NU graduates...

Why do NU graduates struggle for a...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 19 2021

Not being able to secure desired jobs in formal sector is not unusual for NU graduates, suggests a recent...

IUT taking advantage of autonomy

IUT taking advantage of autonomy

Education

Thu, Sep 16 2021

The university is monitored and controlled by the OIC, the UGC does not have jurisdiction

Foreign students at IUT accused of sexual...

Foreign students at IUT accused of sexual...

Dhaka

Tue, Sep 14 2021

University authorities allegedly ignore complaints

No end to stoning moving trains due...

No end to stoning moving trains

Nation

Thu, Sep 9 2021

Mass awareness campaigns are the key to solving this problem, say officials

Passport offices to get agents,...

Passport offices to get agents,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 2 2021

Officials are yet to determine the criteria for appointing the agents and fixing the fees

Desperate struggle for survival in...

Desperate struggle for survival in...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 27 2021

A third of the women employed before Covid have remained unemployed since June

New frog species ‘Chattgai ar gata bang’...

New frog species discovered in...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 27 2021

The organism, whose name literally means puddle frog, is currently in the Chunati Wildlife Sanctuary...

Study: 83% Sundarbans’ mangrove landscape...

83% Sundarbans’ mangrove landscape changed...

Nation

Wed, Aug 25 2021

Due to the increase in salinity, many Sundari trees in the forest area have died of disease after the...

Bangladesh lags behind neighbours in...

Bangladesh lags behind neighbours in...

Coronavirus

Sat, Aug 21 2021

Among South Asian nations, only Afghanistan has vaccinated fewer people

Climate change a big obstacle to increasing...

Climate change a big obstacle to increasing...

Environment

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Experts urge everyone to keep an optimistic approach towards the rising number of tigers in...

Why do rural Covid-19 patients rush...

Covid: Why do rural patients rush to...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Government officials, experts at odds over cause of rush