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Carbon dioxide in the air at highest...

CO2 levels are at an all-time high

World

Tue, Jun 8 2021

The carbon dioxide levels measured were not affected by the eruption of Hawaiian volcanoes

OP-ED: For a breath of fresh air

OP-ED: For a breath of fresh air

Md Masud Rana

Mon, Jun 7 2021

Will the newly proposed Air Pollution Control Rules-2021 do much to reduce air pollution in our cities?...

OP-ED: Clearing the air

OP-ED: Clearing the air

Umran Chowdhury

Fri, Apr 9 2021

Why Bangladesh needs to be more pro-active about reducing air pollution

ED: We must tackle air pollution...

ED: We must tackle air pollution...

Editorial

Sun, Feb 28 2021

Air pollution levels in the capital have become ‘extreme’

Dense fog disrupts flights

Dense fog disrupts flights

Nation

Wed, Dec 9 2020

Minimum 400 meters visibility is needed for smooth landing and takeoff operation

Biman, 8 more airlines bring 544 sans...

Biman, 8 more airlines bring 544 sans...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Verbal warning issued, CAAB urged to take action

In pictures: Dust pollution rises

In pictures: Dust pollution rises

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Many who have recovered from Covid-19 or have underlying respiratory complications will have to be extra-cautious...

ED: Breathing easy

ED: Breathing easy

Editorial

Sun, Oct 18 2020

With the added threat of Covid-19 this year, unhealthy air only makes it more dangerous

Special Biman flight from Riyadh to...

Special Biman flight from Riyadh to...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 31 2020

The flight will be operated to bring back expatriates stranded Saudi Arabia

Coronavirus: Aviation business hit hard,...

Coronavirus: Aviation business hit hard,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 12 2020

Worldwide airlines risk up to $113b revenue loss, more than one-third drop in number of air passengers...

Can Dhaka be sustainable?

Can Dhaka be sustainable?

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jan 31 2020

Let’s hope our mayoral candidates are up to the challenge

Try not to breathe

Try not to breathe

Md Billal Hossen

Tue, Jan 14 2020

The problem of air pollution needs our immediate attention 

Finnish company makes food from thin...

Finnish company makes food from thin...

Europe

Thu, Jan 9 2020

The creators claim the result is the purest and most sustainable protein in the world

Dhaka needs a better  action plan

Dhaka needs a better action plan

Editorial

Thu, Jan 2 2020

The evil of air pollution has been a source of misery for people of the city

Poison in the air

Poison in the air

Editorial

Fri, Dec 27 2019

We cannot combat air pollution with ad hoc policies

The toxicity of our city is...

The toxicity of our city is...

Editorial

Sun, Dec 22 2019

It is indeed a matter of shame that we must worry about the air we breathe

Getting tough on air pollution

Getting tough on air pollution

Editorial

Wed, Dec 11 2019

A more long term solution would be to do away with traditional bricks

It’s time to pay up

It’s time to pay up

Editorial

Sat, Nov 30 2019

Developed nations have a duty to compensate poor countries

Time to clear the air

Time to clear the air

Editorial

Fri, Nov 8 2019

A few fines here and there will do little to solve the problem

Dhaka ranks 2nd worst in Air Quality...

Dhaka ranks 2nd worst in Air Quality...

Dhaka

Sat, Sep 21 2019

The city had a score of 169 at 8:01am on Saturday

Cleaning up the air

Cleaning up the air

Editorial

Thu, Jul 25 2019

It is time for serious action against air pollution