At least 34 people were killed in a horrific collision between two launches on Buriganga River near Farashganj...
Dhaka Senior Judicial Magistrate Kamrunnaher Yeasmin passed the order on Tuesday after accepting the...
Thirty-two bodies were recovered as a launch named ML Morning Bird, carrying 50-60 passengers, sank near...
Rescuers have recovered 30 bodies from the Buriganga River after a launch capsized following a collision...
'We will not obey your instruction, and not stop our work under duress'
According to officials, the power plant had illegally encroached around five acres of land that belong...
On December 8, 2019, the same bench ordered Dhaka Wasa to remove its sewerage lines connected to the...
They were constructing pillars at a BIWTA construction site
The sand-laden cargo was waiting for repair work
68 sewerage lines are directly connected to the river, it said
198 illegal establishments demolished on Tuesday
Boat operators cannot, under any circumstances, be allowed to play with people’s lives
The Buriganga was in its death throes decades ago. Today, its blackened carcass still hosts tons of toxic...
There is still some chance of reversing this tragedy
Several BIWTA officials derisively refer to the Buriganga as “the largest sewer in the...
Bodies of all six people who were missing after the incident have been recovered
Bodies of five people found so far, another still missing
Earlier, 1,199 illegal established were demolished in the first and second phases of the drive
Police say efforts are underway to determine the identities of the dead men
Where did it go so wrong?
Saving our rivers is a more important goal that short-term profit, or petty political interests
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