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Let’s not wait till the rivers run...

Let’s not wait till the rivers run...

Editorial

Tue, Nov 19 2019

In previous years, efforts to clean up our rivers have been ineffective 

Home minister warns against grabbing...

Home minister warns against grabbing...

Dhaka

Sat, Jul 6 2019

The government has undertaken a project to protect rivers

‘16,400km waterways lost due to...

‘16,400km waterways lost due to...

Nation

Sun, Jun 23 2019

The total river routes of the country were 24,000  before 1960

4 bodies recovered in Buriganga boats...

4 bodies recovered in Buriganga boats...

Nation

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The incidents occurred during Sunday night's storm

Buriganga boat capsize: One rescued,...

Buriganga boat capsize: One rescued,...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Five people including three children still remain missing

Drives resume to free Buriganga, Karnaphuli...

Drives resume to free Buriganga, Karnaphuli...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The drives began on Wednesday morning

HC: River encroachers can't contest...

HC: River encroachers can't contest...

Court

Sun, Feb 3 2019

The court also asks authorities to send the directives to the PM

444 illegal structures demolished on...

444 illegal structures demolished on...

Nation

Thu, Jan 31 2019

The three-day operation to salvage the river saw authorities tear down sheds, mills, factories, multi-storey...

Illegal settlements being abolished...

Illegal settlements being abolished...

Nation

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The drives will be conducted regularly to purge the river of pollution, illegal settlements and its illegal...

3 of a family die in Buriganga boat...

3 of a family die in Buriganga boat...

Nation

Sat, Jan 26 2019

The incident took place Friday night

Abducted Jessore BNP leader’s body found...

Abducted Jessore BNP leader’s body found...

Dhaka

Fri, Nov 23 2018

The dead body of Abu Bakkar Abu, 60, was pulled out of Dhaka’s Buriganga River on Wednesday...

JnU student’s body recovered from...

JnU student’s body recovered from...

Nation

Thu, Aug 2 2018

Family members suspect the 21-year-old was killed by his friend and her husband

Protect the lifelines of

Protect the lifelines of

Opinion

Fri, Jan 26 2018

While irreparable harm has already been done, there is still time to right this wrong

Booming shipbuilding industry lacking...

Booming shipbuilding industry lacking...

Special

Thu, Jan 25 2018

At present, around 26 shipyards are in operation on the banks of Buriganga River, where 40 to 50 ships...

Buriganga water improving; still much...

Buriganga water improving; still much...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 24 2017

Experts say the government should shift the dyeing factories on the bank of the river at Shyampur as...

‘Dhaka has a unique opportunity that...

‘Dhaka has a unique opportunity that...

Dhaka

Sun, Jul 23 2017

Speaking to the Dhaka Tribune’s Ibrahim Hossain Ovi, Chief Economist for South Asia Region of the World...