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Special: Increasing salinity of drinking...

Special: Increasing salinity endangers...

Nation

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The coastal salinity has left residents of southern Bangladesh in a lost cost-benefit situation

Satkhira farmer develops rice impervious...

Satkhira farmer develops rice impervious...

Nation

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The rice variety is named after his foster mother – Charulota

Fresh water for a price

Fresh water for a price

Nation

Sat, Feb 18 2017

One would expect urban and higher income populations to spend more than the rural and lower-income people...

Farakka still a fracas

Farakka still a fracas

Uncategorized

Fri, Aug 26 2016

In Bangladesh, a country so reliant on it agriculture, the Farakka Barrage’s destructive effect on its...

Local heroes raise climate hopes

Local heroes raise climate hopes

Climate Change

Mon, Dec 21 2015

Meet the farmers who have developed salinity-tolerant paddy varieties using traditional technology, baffling...

Salinity drives rise of debt...

Salinity drives rise of debt...

Climate Change

Tue, Dec 1 2015

The encroachment of salt water has decimated agriculture and fisheries in the south-western coastal belt,...