• Thursday, Oct 22, 2020
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ED: Breathing easy

ED: Breathing easy

Editorial

Sun, Oct 18 2020

With the added threat of Covid-19 this year, unhealthy air only makes it more dangerous

ED: Taking back our canals

ED: Taking back our canals

Editorial

Sun, Oct 11 2020

Year after year, we are told that Dhaka is one of the least liveable cities in the world, and no doubt,...

High Court warns Dhaka Wasa MD about...

Buriganga pollution: HC warns Dhaka...

Court

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Wasa chief given one month to completely stop the dumping of industrial waste into the Buriganga

Can biomedical waste turn into a potential...

Can biomedical waste be a source of...

Health

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Medical wastes piling up as Covid-19 cases keep running

ED: Managing the waste generated during...

ED: Managing the waste generated during...

Editorial

Fri, Jul 24 2020

We need to invest in not only alternative materials, but also in recycling facilities

OP-ED: An unlikely saviour

OP-ED: An unlikely saviour

Mimtabasum Dipa

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Covid-19 has provided the environment the opportunity to heal itself

ED: Restoring the balance

ED: Restoring the balance

Editorial

Tue, Jul 14 2020

What is needed now, however, is to set this plan into motion

UK homes to discard 67m clothes after...

UK homes to discard 67m clothes after...

Europe

Sun, Jun 28 2020

It also forecasts two out of three people will give unwanted clothing items to charity in the coming...

Indiscriminate waste dumping continues...

Indiscriminate waste dumping continues...

Environment

Wed, Jun 17 2020

A floating waste island is developing at Baganbari point of the river

Air quality: Dhaka ranks worst, Gulshan,...

Air quality: Dhaka ranks worst, Gulshan,...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 14 2020

Residential areas like Gulshan and Bashundhara showed AQI scores of 233 and 275 respectively

Plastic piles up in Thailand as pandemic...

Plastic piles up in Thailand as pandemic...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 11 2020

Even if the pandemic eases, environmentalists fear Thailand is simply a pointer for the situation elsewhere...

Air quality: Dhaka ranks worst, Gulshan,...

Air quality: Dhaka ranks worst, Gulshan,...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 7 2020

Residential areas like Gulshan and Baridhara showed AQI scores of 242 and 322 respectively

Air quality: Dhaka ranks worst

Air quality: Dhaka ranks worst

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 21 2020

Residential areas like Gulshan and Bashundhara showed AQI scores of 168 and 185 respectively

Air quality: Dhaka’s air quality improves,...

Air quality: Dhaka’s air quality improves,...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 20 2020

Residential areas like Baridhara and Bashundhara showed AQI scores of 155 and 168 respectively

Air quality: Dhaka’s air quality shows...

Air quality: Dhaka’s air quality shows...

Environment

Sun, Apr 12 2020

Residential areas like Gulshan and Baridhara showed AQI scores of 85 and 82 respectively

What Covid-19 teaches us about the climate...

What Covid-19 teaches us about the climate...

Shooha Tabil

Sat, Apr 11 2020

Will we be able to create a more sustainable economy in the world after coronavirus?

Experts: Air pollution likely to cut...

Experts: Air pollution likely to cut...

World

Tue, Mar 17 2020

Covid-19 is similar to SARS and can cause respiratory failure in severe cases

Hefty fines do little to stop pollution...

Hefty fines do little to stop pollution...

Nation

Tue, Mar 17 2020

These companies show a general apathy towards complying with their corporate social responsibilities...

All the creatures that walk the...

All the creatures that walk the...

Editorial

Tue, Mar 3 2020

More stringent punitive actions are needed in order to ward off would-be poachers

Running from sickness

Running from sickness

Abak Hussain

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Dhaka is no place for healing

Using the inside voice

Using the inside voice

Sabrina Fatma Ahmad

Tue, Feb 25 2020

The noise problem is easily solvable