• Thursday, Nov 21, 2019
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Amazon burns

Amazon burns

D2

Sun, Sep 1 2019

The unprecedented scale raises question who set the world’s largest rainforest on fire

Can the plants in the Amazon survive...

Can the plants in the Amazon survive...

Anik Kabir

Sun, Sep 1 2019

Many plants have an evolutionary ability to recover

What science says about the Amazon...

What science says about the Amazon...

Anik Kabir

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Deforestation is bad for many reasons, but not because it threatens our oxygen supply

Jhilpar slum fire victim rehab under...

Jhilpar slum fire victim rehab under...

Dhaka

Sat, Aug 24 2019

‘What will be done with us? Where will we go? No one is talking to us’

As our lungs collapse

As our lungs collapse

Shooha Tabil

Fri, Aug 23 2019

The Amazon fire rages on with no end in sight

Fighting against fire

Fighting against fire

Editorial

Sun, Aug 18 2019

If progress means anything, it is to provide for those most vulnerable

Jhilpar slum residents despondent with...

Jhilpar slum residents despondent with...

Dhaka

Sat, Aug 17 2019

She had rented 20 tin-shed rooms in the slum along with her joint family. Her rickshaw-puller husband,...

Fire in Delhi hospital brought under...

Fire in Delhi hospital brought under...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 17 2019

No casualties have been reported so far

8 killed in Ukraine hotel fire

8 killed in Ukraine hotel fire

Europe

Sat, Aug 17 2019

The fire erupted at 1:34 am local time in the southern city's Tokyo Star hotel

Massive fire at Mirpur slum under control,...

Massive fire at Mirpur slum under control,...

Dhaka

Fri, Aug 16 2019

Four people sustained injuries due to the fire

Putting safety first

Putting safety first

Editorial

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Dhaka city has, for the longest time, required a makeover when it comes to ensuring safety in...

Lalbagh plastic factory fire

Lalbagh plastic factory fire

Dhaka

Wed, Aug 14 2019

The cause of the fire remains unknown

Fire at Chittagong chemical warehouse...

Fire at Chittagong chemical warehouse...

Nation

Wed, Aug 7 2019

Two units of six fire-fighting vehicles brought the fire under control around 10 am

4 of a family, including children, burnt...

4 of a family, including children, burnt...

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 5 2019

The victims are magician Maniruzzaman Liton and his family

Man sets wife on fire in Madaripur

Man sets wife on fire in Madaripur

Nation

Tue, Jul 30 2019

This incident took place around 10pm on Monday

Mother, daughter die in slum fire near...

Mother, daughter die in slum fire near...

Nation

Tue, Jul 23 2019

The fire originated at a shanty in the slum around 7:35pm

Fire breaks out in Mumbai, 84...

Fire breaks out in Mumbai, 84...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Television channels said nearly 100 people may be trapped in the building that houses the office of state-owned...

Building catches fire in Dhaka, 3...

Building catches fire in Dhaka, 3...

Dhaka

Sat, Jul 20 2019

It took 10 firefighting units to douse the blaze

'An attack on all of us': Anime fans...

'An attack on all of us': Anime fans...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 19 2019

The inferno that ripped through Kyoto Animation on Thursday killed 33 people and injured dozens

More than 10 feared dead in suspected...

More than 10 feared dead in suspected...

East Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Kyoto police declined to comment

Motel staff dies in Chittagong

Motel staff dies in Chittagong

Nation

Sat, Jul 13 2019

The fire presumably originated from a mosquito coil