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Taking care of our own e-waste

Taking care of our own e-waste

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Feb 15 2019

Bangladesh must manage, dispose, and recycle responsibly

Taking a hard stance  on air...

Taking a hard stance on air...

Editorial

Fri, Feb 15 2019

Sustainable development cannot come at the cost of destroying our environment

Dhaka’s water problems

Dhaka’s water problems

Tanvir Ahmed

Tue, Feb 5 2019

How Dhaka’s drainage and natural hydrology can be improved

Unhappiness in the air

Unhappiness in the air

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Feb 1 2019

How air pollution reduces quality of life

From wetlands to wastelands

From wetlands to wastelands

Shishir Reza

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Wetlands are a national heritage, and we need appropriate policies to preserve them

Dust in the wind

Dust in the wind

Editorial

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The two city councils of Dhaka so far have not done a satisfactory job of addressing the air pollution...

There’s oil in the water

There’s oil in the water

Shooha Tabil

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Proper disposal and recycling of waste oil has become a necessity 

Policy signals for greening Bangladesh’s...

Policy signals for greening Bangladesh’s...

Shahpar Selim

Wed, Jan 23 2019

Elaborate plans and projects that can reduce pollution in Bangladesh. This is the second part of a four-part...

Cleaning up our act

Cleaning up our act

Editorial

Mon, Jan 21 2019

Corruption and a lack of resources act as major obstacles in the fight against climate change

Action against pollution halved in...

Action against pollution halved in...

Environment

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Considering the current scenario, environmentalists and experts have said that the reduced number of...

Profit over environment

Profit over environment

Shishir Reza

Thu, Jan 10 2019

How we are hurting our eco-system

Delhi chokes as pollution levels hit...

Delhi chokes as pollution levels hit...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 25 2018

In some parts of Delhi, pollution levels hit 654 on Monday, among the worst recorded this year, and visibility...

Experts: ‘Changes to Brick Production...

Experts: ‘Changes to Brick Production...

Environment

Tue, Dec 18 2018

New amendments to the existing law make it easier to obtain brick kiln production licenses

Brick by brick

Brick by brick

Editorial

Sat, Dec 8 2018

Continuing to rely on traditional bricks could have a serious, damaging impact on our economy

Art in the city

Art in the city

Sanjida Alam Ria

Wed, Nov 14 2018

Sometimes the chaos of urban life is good for your creativity

New Delhi under cloud of smog as pollution...

New Delhi under cloud of smog as pollution...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 5 2018

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology also said that changes in the speed and direction of the...

Averting a water crisis

Averting a water crisis

Editorial

Wed, Oct 31 2018

Safe drinking water should be treated as a basic human right

Experts: Dhaka awaits greater environmental...

Experts: Dhaka awaits greater environmental...

Environment

Sun, Oct 28 2018

Dhaka has long been branded as the least liveable city by different local and international bodies due...

EU lawmakers move to ban throw-away...

EU lawmakers move to ban throw-away...

Europe

Thu, Oct 25 2018

Under the proposal, overwhelmingly backed by the European Parliament, 10 single-use plastic products...

Sound pollution: Students seek PM’s...

Sound pollution: Students seek PM’s...

Environment

Mon, Oct 22 2018

Responding to the letters, the prime minister’s personal secretary has written to the Department...

In God’s kingdom

In God’s kingdom

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Oct 19 2018

There is much to learn from Bhutan