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Polluted air continues to affect residents...

Polluted air continues to affect residents...

Environment

Sun, Feb 4 2018

In the US Air Quality Index (AQI), measured at 9am on Sunday, Bangladesh ranked 2nd in the real time...

Bangladesh grapples with polluted...

Bangladesh grapples with polluted...

Special

Sat, Feb 3 2018

The air quality in the major cities ranges from ‘unhealthy’ to ‘extremely unhealthy’

National Climate Hearing kicks off on...

National Climate Hearing kicks off on...

Climate Change

Wed, Jan 31 2018

Campaign for Sustainable Rural Livelihood (CSRL) has been organizing the event since 2009

Eminent novelist Shawkat Ali dies

Eminent novelist Shawkat Ali dies

Arts & Culture

Thu, Jan 25 2018

He breathed his last at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Hospital around 8:15am on...

World Soil Day: Two-fifths of arable...

World Soil Day: Two-fifths of arable...

Environment

Tue, Dec 5 2017

'Now the farmers produce even more crops in a single piece of land annually, which gives more yield and...

France, Germany take up the mantle for...

France, Germany take up the mantle for...

Climate Change

Fri, Nov 17 2017

In his address to COP23 in Bonn, Germany, French President Emmanuel Macron said France would step forward...

South Asians at COP23 say their voices...

South Asians at COP23 say their voices...

Climate Change

Fri, Nov 17 2017

The fallout centres on the introduction of private sector financing for so-called “loss and damage” resulting...

Bangladesh unhappy with climate change...

Bangladesh unhappy with climate change...

Climate Change

Fri, Nov 17 2017

The dissatisfaction surfaced at a press briefing held by the Bangladesh delegation on Thursday

What will happen when the big one...

What will happen when the big one...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Can an over-populated, badly planned city like Dhaka survive a big earthquake?

Green groups blame developed countries...

Green groups blame developed countries...

Climate Change

Sun, Nov 12 2017

They also urged the global leaders to shift to renewable energy as this is the only sustainable way to...

‘Trump’s withdrawal will not affect...

‘Trump’s withdrawal will not affect...

Climate Change

Sun, Nov 12 2017

'The world is not standing still waiting for President Trump to come to his senses on responding to the...

'All countries must ensure...

'All countries must ensure...

Climate Change

Sat, Nov 11 2017

'Transparency should not be a requirement for the developing countries only, but for the developed countries...

Bangladeshi students in Germany demand...

Bangladeshi students in Germany demand...

Climate Change

Sat, Nov 11 2017

Facts show that the Rampal power plant will be detrimental for the ecosystem in and around the Sundarbans,...

‘Insurance can minimise loss and...

‘Insurance can minimise loss and...

Climate Change

Fri, Nov 10 2017

'It’s a common understanding of all parties that insurance will be in place. But developing countries...

Climate summit showcasing low carbon...

Climate summit showcasing low carbon...

Environment

Mon, Nov 6 2017

The Dhaka Tribune's Abu Siddique reports from Bonn, Germany

Paris Agreement modalities are the...

Paris Agreement modalities are the...

Environment

Mon, Nov 6 2017

The Paris Agreement calls for global warming to be kept well under two degrees over that of the industrial...

‘Developed countries are using procedural...

‘Developed countries are using procedural...

Climate Change

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Established in 2013, UN climate body the Warsaw International Mechanism (WIM) for Loss and Damage has...

Is insurance the ultimate award for...

Is insurance the ultimate award for...

Tribune Supplements

Wed, Nov 1 2017

To recover this sudden loss, UN climate talk has adopted a provision of Loss and Damage in Paris Agreement...

Urban poor often overlooked for social...

Urban poor often overlooked for social...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Among the two major SSNPs – the Old Age Allowance and Widowed and Distressed Women Allowance – there...

Bangladesh's urban underbelly a cause...

Bangladesh's urban underbelly a cause...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 30 2017

About 2.2 million people live in the nation's urban slums as squatters and floating population. This...

Rainfall likely to continue till...

Rainfall likely to continue till...

Environment

Sun, Oct 22 2017

The met office has recorded 149mm rainfall in Dhaka in 24 hours - from 6am on Friday to 6am on...