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The pursuit of happiness … in

The pursuit of happiness … in

Opinion

Fri, Aug 10 2018

Where did it go so wrong?

Getting tough on  grabbers and...

Getting tough on grabbers and...

Editorial

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Saving our rivers is a more important goal that short-term profit, or petty political interests

Nobody listens to the PM when it comes...

Nobody listens to the PM when it comes...

Dhaka

Fri, Jan 26 2018

'Even though there was a High Court order to protect rivers, the government and people with vested interests...

'Removal of Hazaribagh tannery cut Buriganga...

'Removal of Hazaribagh tannery cut Buriganga...

Dhaka

Sat, Sep 23 2017

Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA) has been asked to prevent pollution and remove wastes...

A week of heavy rain predicted, chance...

A week of heavy rain predicted, chance...

Dhaka

Wed, Aug 23 2017

The Bangladesh Meteorological Department said rain that began on Tuesday will continue until the first...

Trawler capsizes in Buriganga, many...

Trawler capsizes in Buriganga, many...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 13 2017

No causality has been reported yet

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Editorial

Sat, Mar 4 2017

It is not an option to turn our back on the Buriganga, no matter how daunting it may seem to try to clean...

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Can we still save the Buriganga?

Uncategorized

Sat, Mar 4 2017

It is not an option to turn our back on the Buriganga, no matter how daunting it may seem to try to clean...

Citizens form human chain to save Buriganga...

Citizens form human chain to save Buriganga...

Environment

Fri, Mar 3 2017

The current state of the Buriganga was not a sudden development, but the result of more than two decades...

Save our rivers before it is too...

Save our rivers before it is too...

Editorial

Thu, Dec 22 2016

We have made mistakes in the way we have treated our rivers so far. Let us not continue to make those...

One-armed body found in floating...

One-armed body found in floating...

Crime

Tue, Dec 13 2016

An unidentified body of a physically challenged one-armed man, aged about 32, was found tied in a sack...

Protect our rivers

Protect our rivers

Editorial

Wed, Dec 7 2016

It is high time that polluters paid the price for the damage they have caused

WB-funded study finds water of Dhaka...

WB-funded study finds water of Dhaka...

Environment

Sun, Dec 4 2016

Pollution is so severe in the Buriganga, Shitalakkhya, Dhaleshwari, Turag Bongshi and Balu rivers that...

DSCC takes on mega project to clean...

DSCC takes on mega project to clean...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 12 2016

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) has undertaken a mega project worth about Tk2,000 crore for the beautification...

$360m WB fund for BD waterways...

$360m WB fund for BD waterways...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 18 2016

Bangladesh will get a $360 million World Bank fund to modernise its inland waterways. The project...