• Friday, Feb 22, 2019
  • Last Update : 02:21 pm
Land minister: Eviction drives will...

Land minister: Eviction drives will...

Nation

Sat, Feb 9 2019

The minister said there was a cold storage among the illegal structures where several thousand tons of...

Karnaphuli River eviction drives: 170...

Karnaphuli River eviction drives: First...

Nation

Thu, Feb 7 2019

The drive will end around 5pm

Waterbus service to be introduced on...

Waterbus service to be introduced on...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The service is expected to ease traffic pressure on city roads  

Drives resume to free Buriganga, Karnaphuli...

Drives resume to free Buriganga, Karnaphuli...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The drives began on Wednesday morning

Eviction drive underway for second day...

Eviction drive underway for second day...

Nation

Tue, Feb 5 2019

About 50 illegal structures were removed on the first day of the drive

50 illegal structures on Karnaphuli...

50 illegal structures on Karnaphuli...

Nation

Mon, Feb 4 2019

The eviction drive that started at 10:15am was carried out from Sadarghat to Barik Building area in the...

Eviction drive underway on Karnaphuli...

Eviction drive underway on Karnaphuli...

Nation

Mon, Feb 4 2019

Around 200 illegal structures will be demolished on the first day of the drive

Eviction drives against illegal structures...

Eviction drives against illegal structures...

Nation

Thu, Jan 31 2019

The decision was taken at an emergency meeting held at the Chittagong deputy commissioner's office...

444 illegal structures demolished on...

444 illegal structures demolished on...

Nation

Thu, Jan 31 2019

The three-day operation to salvage the river saw authorities tear down sheds, mills, factories, multi-storey...

Cost of canal project up by Tk967 crore...

Cost of canal project up by Tk967 crore...

Nation

Sun, Dec 9 2018

The canal from Baraipara of Bahaddarhat to the Karnaphuli River was recommended in the drainage master...

Edible oil refinery fined for polluting...

Edible oil refinery fined for polluting...

Nation

Tue, Sep 4 2018

On Monday, a DoE team found that the company had been illegally dumping liquid waste into the river

Quader: Grenade attack verdict to be...

Quader: Grenade attack verdict to be...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 26 2018

The verdict will be delivered in September

NRCC vows to be stricter on river grabbing,...

NRCC vows to be stricter on river grabbing,...

Nation

Mon, May 21 2018

National River Conservation Commission (NRCC) Chairman Dr Muzibur Rahman Howlader has vowed to show...

Illegal structures on Karnaphuli River...

Illegal structures on Karnaphuli River...

Nation

Tue, Jan 30 2018

In August 2016, the High Court had directed the authorities concerned to remove 2,181 structures illegally...

Bangladesh, South Korea sign EDCF...

Bangladesh, South Korea sign EDCF...

Biz Info

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Signing of the Arrangement concerning the activities of the Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF)...

Faecal sludge treatment plant operation...

Faecal sludge treatment plant operation...

Nation

Fri, Aug 25 2017

The project will help improve the environmental hygiene of the port city

No bar to removing illegal structures...

No bar to removing illegal structures...

Nation

Fri, Aug 25 2017

'The district administration will now to sit with the stakeholders very soon to chalk out an action plan...

Master plan for Karnaphuli River...

Master plan for Karnaphuli River...

Development

Mon, Aug 21 2017

The draft also mentioned a total of eight major points where solid and liquid waste is dumped into the...

21 factories fined Tk25 lakhs for polluting...

21 factories fined Tk25 lakhs for polluting...

Nation

Mon, Aug 14 2017

Most of these factories did not have ETPs or have been using faulty ETPs

The proposed bridge on the River...

The proposed bridge on the River...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jul 9 2017

The bridge is going to be constructed in India’s Mizoram state where the river is called...

Karnaphuli in dire straits

Karnaphuli in dire straits

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 14 2016

Untreated toxic effluent is discharged from 300-400 mills and factories as well as many households on...