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5 companies fined 18L for polluting...

5 companies fined 18L over pollution...

Nation

Wed, Oct 13 2021

Department of Environment to take stern actions if they fail to comply with environmental

Study: Unfit vehicles responsible for...

Study: Unfit vehicles behind 15% of...

Dhaka

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Recent study finds unplanned road and construction works were causing 30% of the air pollution

ED: The time to act is now

ED: The time to act is now

Editorial

Mon, Sep 20 2021

Time is running out and we cannot wait any longer

ED: Plastic is a global problem, and...

ED: Plastic is a global problem, and...

Editorial

Wed, Sep 8 2021

In Bangladesh, the damage wrought by plastic is on display for all to see

Polluting canal: HC issues contempt...

Polluting canal: 5 govt officials under...

Court

Tue, Aug 17 2021

The officials failed to comply with an HC order to submit a report on the extent of damage to the...

Fossil fuel pollution kills people....

Fossil fuel pollution kills. Not radioactive...

Kazi Zahin Hasan

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Radioactive waste can be recycled into nuclear fuel, and can replace fossil fuel power

OP-ED: Plastic is not fantastic

OP-ED: Plastic is not fantastic

Shafin Saif

Tue, Jun 22 2021

Exploring alternatives to plastic is more important than ever

OP-ED: For a breath of fresh air

OP-ED: For a breath of fresh air

Md Masud Rana

Mon, Jun 7 2021

Will the newly proposed Air Pollution Control Rules-2021 do much to reduce air pollution in our cities?...

ED: Cutting down the methane

ED: Cutting down the methane

Editorial

Sat, May 22 2021

Matuail Landfill emits about four tons of methane gas into the atmosphere every single hour

99 of 100 cities most at risk environmentally...

99 of 100 cities most at risk environmentally...

World

Thu, May 13 2021

Across the globe, more than 400 large cities with a total population of 1.5 billion are at "high"...

ED: Innovating to tackle the plastic...

ED: Innovating to tackle the plastic...

Editorial

Fri, May 7 2021

This is not the first time that measures to tackle plastic waste have been proposed

OP-ED: In pursuit of environmental...

OP-ED: In pursuit of environmental...

Ayushi Khan

Mon, May 3 2021

What is the best way to punish those who harm the environment?

Dhaka: The world's most polluted...

Dhaka: The world's most polluted...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 24 2021

In the last three months, the highest average AQI score was 365 on January 20

ED: No Planet B to fall back on

ED: No Planet B to fall back on

Editorial

Fri, Apr 23 2021

We can no longer afford to treat the environment as secondary

Toxicity levels in Shitalakkhya, Banar...

Toxicity levels in Shitalakkhya, Banar...

Nation

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The pollution in these rivers reach critically high levels during the dry season every year

Thousands protest in Belgrade, demand...

Thousands protest in Belgrade, demand...

Europe

Sun, Apr 11 2021

As it seeks to join the European Union, Serbia will need billions of euros of investment to meet the...

Call for saving Bangladesh from mounting...

Call to save Bangladesh from plastic...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Environment experts worried by trading of hazardous plastic waste

No respite from pollution as Dhaka’s...

Dhaka’s air quality still

Dhaka

Mon, Mar 15 2021

In recent months, the air quality has degraded to such a degree that the High Court had to issue a nine-point...

OP-ED: Plastics in my life

OP-ED: Plastics in my life

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Mar 6 2021

Plastics are everywhere in our lives. Is there a way out? 

ED: A brazen disregard for both law...

ED: A brazen disregard for both law...

Editorial

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Such a situation can only exist when an individual is above the law

CO2 pollution bounces back, climate...

CO2 pollution bounces back, climate...

Climate Change

Tue, Mar 2 2021

Energy-related emissions were 2% higher in December 2020 than in the same month a year earlier