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ED: Gasping for air

ED: Gasping for air

Editorial

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Our air quality is never good, only varying degrees of dangerous

Environment minister: Climate change...

Environment minister: Climate change...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 28 2021

The minister said Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has taken initiatives for green...

Mauritian climate activist holds underwater...

Mauritian climate activist holds underwater...

Africa

Fri, Mar 19 2021

The world is losing some 7% of its seagrass cover per year due to dredging, rising ocean temperatures...

Study: Sea bed dredging emits as much...

Study: Sea bed dredging emits as much...

World

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Authors of the study said that protecting specific areas where bottom trawling is prolific could save...

OP-ED: Common sense is not so...

OP-ED: Common sense is not so...

OP-ED Contributor

Sat, Mar 6 2021

Do we stop to think about the consequences of our actions on the environment around us?

32 brick kilns operating illegally in...

32 brick kilns operating illegally in...

Nation

Sat, Mar 6 2021

Brick kilns are taking a heavy toll on topsoil, different orchards, and public health

ED: A brazen disregard for both law...

ED: A brazen disregard for both law...

Editorial

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Such a situation can only exist when an individual is above the law

Illegal Brick Kilns: Hill cutting rampant...

Illegal Brick Kilns: Hill cutting rampant...

Nation

Wed, Mar 3 2021

The brick kiln owners have long been eating away at the hills in remote areas of Ruma, even though the...

ED: Coal is not the future -- time to...

ED: Coal is not the future -- time to...

Tribune Editorial

Wed, Feb 17 2021

Shifting away from coal is not only desirable, but absolutely necessary in these times

ED: Ditching plastic has never been...

ED: Ditching plastic has never been...

Editorial

Sun, Feb 7 2021

Bans will do no good if they are not enforced across the board, and if satisfactory alternatives are...

Plastic waste recycled into bricks stronger...

Plastic waste recycled into bricks

Africa

Fri, Feb 5 2021

Kenyan entrepreneur recycles plastic waste into building blocks in Nairobi

Habibun Nahar for protecting...

Habibun Nahar for protecting...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 5 2021

The deputy minister also said if a person initiates a good job for the country, he or she will be...

OP-ED: An unlikely saviour for the...

OP-ED: An unlikely saviour for the...

OP-ED Contributor

Sat, Dec 19 2020

PET may solve our plastic problem

OP-ED: The great equalizer

OP-ED: The great equalizer

Mahde Hassan

Tue, Dec 15 2020

Covid-19 has emerged as an ultimatum for humanity to correct its wrongs

Bangladeshi professor among top 2% environmental...

Bangladeshi professor among top 2% environmental...

D2

Sun, Dec 13 2020

Saleemul Huq’s ranking is the highest for an environmental science researcher located in Bangladesh...

UN: World set for 3°C warming despite...

UN: World set for 3°C warming despite...

World

Wed, Dec 9 2020

UNEP said last year that emissions must fall 7.6% annually through 2030 in order to keep the Paris temperature...

OP-ED: The Sundarbans: Not a tragedy...

OP-ED: The Sundarbans: Not a tragedy...

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Profit-making ventures are destroying the organic relationship between the people and the

Environment Minister: Tough actions...

‘Tough actions against people involved...

Environment

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Government should provide adequate compensation to people affected by wild elephants, says the...

ED: Powering up Bangladesh

ED: Powering up Bangladesh

Editorial

Tue, Nov 24 2020

We must continuously think of sustainability and the environment

Researchers find microplastics on top...

Microplastics found on top of the world...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 21 2020

Up to 12 million tons of plastics are thought to enter the world's oceans every year

EU plans tight car CO2 limits under...

EU plans tight car CO2 limits under...

Environment

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The European Commission published proposals for the rules on Friday, opening them to public feedback...