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Averting a water crisis

Averting a water crisis

Editorial

Wed, Oct 31 2018

Safe drinking water should be treated as a basic human right

Sound pollution: Students seek PM’s...

Sound pollution: Students seek PM’s...

Environment

Mon, Oct 22 2018

Responding to the letters, the prime minister’s personal secretary has written to the Department...

One-third of industrial units yet to...

One-third of industrial units yet to...

Nation

Tue, Oct 9 2018

The DoE authorities will take a stand against enterprises that missed the deadline

The noise epidemic

The noise epidemic

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Oct 4 2018

Blaring horns, raucous construction and a city under siege

Khulna polythene factory operating in...

Khulna polythene factory operating in...

Nation

Mon, Oct 1 2018

Despite Department of Environment warnings, the factory owner has not changed how his factory...

BUET Debating Club and Save the Children...

BUET Debating Club and Save the Children...

Education

Tue, May 15 2018

Department of Environment (DoE), BUET Debating Club, and Save the Children are organizing a debate

Vehicles worth crores waste away inside...

Vehicles worth crores waste away inside...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 5 2018

There are allegations that project directors dump these vehicles at the Department of Environment premises...

Dhaka again ranks among world’s polluted...

Dhaka again ranks among world’s polluted...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 22 2018

The city ranked fifth in the real time air quality rankings with a score of 155 on Sunday

DoE report: 190 establishments within...

DoE report: 190 establishments within...

Environment

Fri, Apr 6 2018

The Environment and Forest Ministry issued a gazette notification on August 30 in 1999 declaring the...

Polluted air continues to affect residents...

Polluted air continues to affect residents...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 11 2018

Dhaka ranked sixth in the real time air quality rankings

Turn it down

Turn it down

Opinion

Tue, Jan 23 2018

It is a fact that noise pollution is making us sicker, and as such it is a matter of public health

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...

129 cases filed over hill cutting in...

129 cases filed over hill cutting in...

Environment

Fri, Aug 18 2017

Hill cutting is mainly responsible for landslides that claim dozens of lives every year

Acute backlog caused by a lack of trained...

Acute backlog caused by a lack of trained...

Court

Tue, Apr 11 2017

Out of a total 234 cases filed only 47 are currently under proceedings while the DoE is still collecting...

Massive hill illegally cut down in...

Massive hill illegally cut down in...

Environment

Thu, Feb 2 2017

A public contractor has been cutting down a large hill in Bandarban just outside the Sadar town without...

Toxic vessel imported, beached in...

Toxic vessel imported, beached in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 7 2016

The vessel allowed into Bangladesh on a fake certificate saying it did not contain any hazardous...

Rampal plant: Delegation visits France...

Rampal plant: Delegation visits France...

Power & Energy

Tue, Oct 25 2016

The six-member government delegation will try to convince the Unesco not to declare the Sundarbans a...