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Youths at the forefront of rehabilitation...

Youths at the forefront of rehabilitation...

Climate Change

Sat, Oct 3 2020

The importance of locally-led youth initiatives

Start Fund Bangladesh allocates over...

Start Fund allocates 2.6C for waterlogging...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 24 2020

This year’s waterlogging is different from previous ones, due to a combination of factors mainly...

372 educational institutions in Jessore...

372 educational institutions in Jessore...

Nation

Thu, Aug 20 2020

The local authorities say they sent a list of the damaged institutions to the District Education Office...

Bangladesh trapped in a bad marriage...

Bangladesh trapped in a bad marriage...

Climate Change

Sat, Jul 25 2020

An exotic plant introduced here in the 30s has been drying up the soil and causing environmental...

Residents of Koyra still in shelters...

Residents of Koyra still in shelters...

Crisis

Wed, Jul 22 2020

The purpose-built cyclone shelters have become their homes effectively, though there is nothing homely...

More than two months after cyclone Amphan,...

More than two months after cyclone Amphan,...

Nation

Tue, Jul 21 2020

Farmers fear that due to excess salinity, the production of crops including Aman paddy, Rabi crops and...

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Climate Change

Tue, Jun 30 2020

A comprehensive policy should address the lessons from emergencies like Covid-19 and Cyclone Amphan

UN allocates $5 million to support response...

UN allocates $5 million to support response...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 25 2020

The targeted vulnerable population will benefit from emergency shelter, protection, nutrition, and livelihood...

Jessore florists devastated by coronavirus...

Jessore florists devastated by coronavirus...

Nation

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Since the flowers are not being sold now, frustrated farmers are now feeding flowers to their cows and...

UNHCR sets up isolation-treatment centres...

UNHCR sets up isolation-treatment centres...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jun 16 2020

Four quarantine centers supported by UNHCR have also been established for those who have had contact...

ED: Saving nature is saving...

ED: Saving nature is saving...

Editorial

Sat, Jun 6 2020

Economic growth means nothing if the quality of our lives suffer

Cyclone Amphan: 1,299 schools damaged...

Cyclone Amphan: 1,299 schools damaged...

Nation

Thu, Jun 4 2020

A loss of Tk12.87 crore was incurred by the 947 secondary schools that have been affected by the recent...

OP-ED: Fighting cyclones and coronavirus...

OP-ED: Fighting cyclones and coronavirus...

Sheikh Hasina , Patrick Verkooijen

Wed, Jun 3 2020

Bangladesh has battled the twin perils of a super-cyclone and Covid-19. We can offer lessons for others...

Cyclone Amphan: Khulna locals plead...

Cyclone Amphan: Khulna locals plead...

Nation

Sat, May 30 2020

People in Koyra upazila are suffering

Amphan takes a toll on farmers in Jhenaidah,...

Amphan takes a toll on farmers in Jhenaidah,...

Nation

Fri, May 29 2020

Farmers reel from Amphan devastation 

Film Independent Virtual Workshop ends...

Film Independent Virtual Workshop ends...

Showtime

Thu, May 28 2020

The workshop was conducted virtually for the pandemic and the last session was delayed due to the cyclone...

'Govt taking Tk100cr project to repair...

'Govt taking Tk100cr project to repair...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 28 2020

The government is taking the Army’s help to complete the repair work within a short time, the state...

Nor’wester lashes Dhaka

Nor’wester lashes Dhaka

Bangladesh

Wed, May 27 2020

The Met office said the sky in Dhaka will remain cloudy during the day

EU announces €1.1m to minimize Bangladesh’s...

EU announces €1.1m to minimize Bangladesh’s...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 26 2020

The storm hit at a time when social distancing was essential to prevent further spread of Covid-19

Cyclone Amphan reopens wounds of ‘Aila’...

Cyclone Amphan reopens wounds of ‘Aila’...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 24 2020

The cyclone added more sufferings to the people amid the coronavirus pandemic just before...

Cyclone Amphan: UN lauds Bangladesh,...

Cyclone Amphan: UN lauds Bangladesh,...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 24 2020

The cyclone, which pounded coastal areas with brutal winds and rain, left at least 84 people dead across...