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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...

Infographic: Glaciers in China melt...

Infographic: Glaciers in China melt...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 13 2020

More than 2,600 glaciers on China’s stark Tibetan plateau are melting at an alarming rate –...

ED: Committing to jute as a viable alternative...

ED: Committing to jute as a viable alternative...

Editorial

Mon, Nov 9 2020

What is required is commitment to the golden fibre

Govt to promote jute bags as an alternative...

Govt to promote jute bags

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 8 2020

Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin said we should use jute bags instead...

Factbox: Biden could change these key...

Biden could change these key policies...

North America

Sun, Nov 8 2020

Here is a list of some of the policies the president-elect wants to take early in his four-year term...

Rich nations fall short on climate finance...

Rich nations fall short on climate finance...

World

Fri, Nov 6 2020

If climate finance in 2019 and 2020 ramped up at the same pace as from 2017 to 2018, the $100 billion...

Experts: Reduce air pollution to avoid...

Experts: Reduce air pollution to avoid...

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 1 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently cautioned that cities which have a higher level of air pollution...

Hurricane Zeta slams into Louisiana...

Hurricane Zeta slams into Louisiana...

North America

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Heavy wind and sheets of rain cut through the city, and power outages were reported in various

Report: US firms fund deforestation,...

US firms fund Amazon deforestation

Latin America

Wed, Oct 28 2020

The report accuses those companies of harmful practices including land seizures, violence against indigenous...

Japan set to target zero emissions by...

Japan set to target zero emissions by...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Japan previously said it would aim to reduce emissions by 80% by 2050 and achieve net-zero emissions...

David Attenborough: Covid-19 poses threat...

Covid-19 poses threat to climate-change...

World

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The last two decades saw the number of disasters caused by extreme weather nearly double to 6,681, up...

Analysis: Air pollution costs Europe...

Air pollution costs Europe cities $190bn...

Europe

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Nearly a quarter of the global population lives in just four south Asian countries that are among the...

Study: Air pollution killed 476,000...

Air pollution killed 476K babies in...

World

Wed, Oct 21 2020

The report found that air pollution led to 6.7 million deaths worldwide in 2019, making it the fourth...