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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

With every breath we take

With every breath we take

Editorial

Mon, Oct 8 2018

The government needs to take immediate action to keep harmful emissions in check from industries and...

What a carbon tax achieves

What a carbon tax achieves

Tim Worstall

Sun, Sep 23 2018

We already have sufficient tax upon petrol and diesel

Up in smoke

Up in smoke

Opinion

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Dhaka has persisted, unfortunately, in being one of the most polluted cities in the world

Dust in the wind

Dust in the wind

Opinion

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Is there no escape from air pollution?

World Bank: Urban pollution costs Bangladesh...

'Urban pollution costs Bangladesh $6.5bn...

Environment

Sun, Sep 16 2018

To achieve the upper-middle income status, the report says, Bangladesh must act now to tackle environmental...

Study: Bangladesh a major polluter of...

Study: Bangladesh a major polluter of...

Environment

Sat, Sep 15 2018

China is the top source of plastic bottles, bags and other rubbish clogging up global sea lanes

3 ways making a smartphone can harm...

3 ways making a smartphone can harm...

Magazine

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Catastrophic mine waste spills, ecosystem destruction and pollution

Getting tough on  grabbers and...

Getting tough on grabbers and...

Editorial

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Saving our rivers is a more important goal that short-term profit, or petty political interests

India plans to battle pollution staining...

India plans to battle pollution staining...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 25 2018

India's Supreme Court is driving the campaign to protect the country's most famous monument,...

A city one can ill afford

A city one can ill afford

SN Rasul

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The many trials of living in Dhaka

CDA forms committee to check Halda...

CDA forms committee to check Halda...

Nation

Thu, Jul 12 2018

A huge number of dead fishes and aquatic animals were found floating in the river in the past few months...

Halda River Protection Committee: Fish...

Halda River Protection Committee: Fish...

Environment

Fri, Jun 29 2018

The fish died due to low level of dissolved oxygen and exceedingly high level of ammonia which contaminated...

Nothing more to occupy

Nothing more to occupy

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jun 9 2018

In our greed for money, we have forgotten nature

Beating plastic pollution, saving...

Beating plastic pollution, saving...

Magazine

Tue, Jun 5 2018

Steps must be taken to tackle arguably one of the biggest environmental concerns of the century