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Modi opens 2 expressways around Delhi...

Modi opens 2 expressways around Delhi...

South Asia

Sun, May 27 2018

The 135km, six-lane Eastern Peripheral Expressway was built in 17 months at a total cost of around $1.62...

Indian police kill 12 in protest over...

Indian police kill 12 in protest over...

South Asia

Tue, May 22 2018

Tamil Nadu chief minister ordered an inquiry into the shootings but defended the action of police

Turn down the volume

Turn down the volume

Editorial

Wed, Apr 25 2018

Busy areas like Farmgate, Shahbagh, and Mohakhali bus stand routinely experience noise levels ranging...

Dhaka again ranks among world’s polluted...

Dhaka again ranks among world’s polluted...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 22 2018

The city ranked fifth in the real time air quality rankings with a score of 155 on Sunday

POBA: Bangladesh witnesses an 80 fold...

POBA: Bangladesh witnesses an 80 fold...

Environment

Sun, Apr 22 2018

POBA says use of plastics has risen to 1,200,000 metric tons in 2018 compared to just 15 thousand metric...

When the air kills

When the air kills

Editorial

Thu, Apr 19 2018

Make no mistake: Air pollution is a public health hazard

Researchers accidentally engineer plastic-eating...

Researchers accidentally engineer plastic-eating...

Science

Tue, Apr 17 2018

More than eight million tons of plastic are dumped into the world's oceans every year, and concern is...

Dhaka 9th most polluted city in the...

Dhaka 9th most polluted city in the...

Environment

Sun, Apr 1 2018

China’s Beijing topped the index with a score of 302

An active approach  to climate...

An active approach to climate...

Editorial

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Failing to protect the environmental integrity of our country is a shame shared by us all

For a more energy-efficient future

For a more energy-efficient future

Opinion

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Renewable sources of energy are undoubtedly the future, and the government would do well to ensure that...

'Policy is only enacted if it has the...

'Policy is only enacted if it has the...

Magazine

Thu, Mar 22 2018

The president of the Earth Day Network Kathleen Rogers talks to Weekend Tribune

Dhaka 8th most polluted city in the...

Dhaka 8th most polluted city in the...

Environment

Tue, Mar 20 2018

Nepal’s capital Kathmandu topped the index as the most polluted city with a score of 272

Dhaka fourth most polluted city in the...

Dhaka fourth most polluted city in the...

Environment

Sun, Mar 18 2018

Nepal's capital Kathmandu topped the index as the most polluted city with a score of 208

The lifeblood of our nation

The lifeblood of our nation

Editorial

Thu, Mar 15 2018

To save our rivers, the government must act urgently

Chittagong is drowning in visual...

Chittagong is drowning in visual...

Nation

Sat, Mar 10 2018

The urban planners attributed the visual pollution to the lack of regular monitoring by the city corporation...

Where have all the trees gone?

Where have all the trees gone?

Sabbir Ahmed , Shuvo Datta

Fri, Mar 2 2018

We need more greenery in our cities

How I almost moved to Dhaka

How I almost moved to Dhaka

Magazine

Thu, Mar 1 2018

Our capital city has recently been topping lists for pollution, traffic, and other unwanted “honours.”...

Dhaka residents continue struggling...

Dhaka residents continue struggling...

Environment

Tue, Feb 20 2018

Bangladesh has been struggling with air pollution for a long time

Waste not, want not

Waste not, want not

Opinion

Sun, Feb 18 2018

Haphazard dumping of such waste poses immense risks to the health and safety of citizens

Medical, chemical and radioactive waste:...

Medical, chemical and radioactive waste:...

Uncategorized

Wed, Feb 14 2018

Medical and industrial wastes are major environmental and health hazards, found in abundance in Dhaka....

Grassroots innovations key to tackling...

Grassroots innovations key to tackling...

Environment

Fri, Feb 9 2018

The objective of the two-day conference, being held in Kuakata, is to support innovations, ideas and...