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School under river erosion threat in...

School under river erosion threat in...

Nation

Mon, Aug 24 2020

The Char Hagolpatia Government Primary School No 151 in Alinagar union was established in 1995, where...

421C project to save Chandpur town awaits...

421C project to save Chandpur town awaits...

Nation

Thu, Aug 20 2020

A 25-metre area along the river has already gone into the gorge of the mighty Meghna while another 100...

Post-flood erosion renders many homeless...

Post-flood erosion renders many homeless...

Nation

Sun, Aug 9 2020

A letter seeking approval for a project to build an embankment has been sent to the high officials...

Ferry operation suspended on Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Ferry operation suspended on Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Nation

Fri, Jul 31 2020

BIWTC has urged people to use Daulatdia-Paturia as the alternative route

Erosion hits Padma Bridge construction...

Erosion hits Padma Bridge construction...

Nation

Fri, Jul 31 2020

As a result, 30-40 slabs of the bridge, 15-20 railway girders and 10-20 pipes have been lost to the River...

Erosion forces ghat shutdown at Shimulia...

Erosion forces ghat shutdown at Shimulia...

Nation

Tue, Jul 28 2020

The erosion began to affect the approach road leading up to Ghat No.3 in the afternoon

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

Shishir Reza

Thu, Jul 16 2020

How we can better estimate environmental changes

Jamuna River wreaks havoc early this...

Jamuna River wreaks havoc early this...

Nation

Sat, Jun 20 2020

Victims of the erosion are passing their days in misery without drinking water and food under the open...

Flooding: Surma river dikes collapse...

Flooding: Surma river dikes collapse...

Nation

Sat, Jun 6 2020

As every year homes and croplands are damaged in the flood, locals have demanded prompt river protection...

Covid-19: Construction of flood control...

Covid-19: Construction of flood control...

Coronavirus

Tue, Apr 7 2020

Over a lakh people living in the upazilas fear that if an erosion occurs again in the locality, it will...

Jamuna erosion hits Tangail's Kalihati...

Jamuna erosion hits Tangail's Kalihati...

Nation

Fri, Oct 11 2019

According to villagers, the disaster occurred due to continuous sand lifting by unscrupulous

Nothing to bank on

Nothing to bank on

Editorial

Fri, Oct 12 2018

This wreaks havoc to the lives of thousands of people who live along the banks of these rivers

Kuthibari embankment collapses within...

Kuthibari embankment collapses in...

Nation

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The embankment was built to protect a Kuthi Bari (bungalow) once owned by Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath...

Part of Kuakata sea beach at risk of...

Part of Kuakata sea beach at risk of...

Nation

Wed, Jun 27 2018

Development work has stalled despite various plans and projects to save the beach having been taken up...

River swallows up newly built cyclone...

River swallows up newly built cyclone...

Nation

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Locals claimed lack of proper attention and care from the concerned authorities led to the building falling...

Illegal sand lifting poses erosion threat...

Illegal sand lifting poses erosion threat...

Nation

Sat, Jun 10 2017

Locals fear huge stretch of agricultural land as well as many establishments are at risk of river erosion...

Four questions on climate change and...

Four questions on climate change and...

Tribune Climate

Wed, May 10 2017

A good portion of migrants move to Dhaka because their houses were lost to coastal erosion

Pre-monsoon erosion hits Kurigram...

Pre-monsoon erosion hits Kurigram...

Nation

Fri, Apr 28 2017

Several hundred homes and hundreds of acres of farmland have already been eroded in Razibpur Upazila...

River erosion takes serious turn in...

River erosion takes serious turn in...

Nation

Sun, Jan 8 2017

Erosion by the Kushiara River has taken a serious turn at different points of six villages in Fenchuganj...

Wake up to climate change

Wake up to climate change

Editorial

Tue, Oct 18 2016

There is a high probability that Bangladesh will face famine unless carbon emissions are substantially...

The river that eats up land and...

The river that eats up land and...

Climate Change

Sat, Oct 15 2016

Piyara Begum once had a happy life in Garuhara village by the Brahmaputra River in northern Bangladesh,...