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Palestinians, Israelis square off on...

Palestinians, Israelis square off on...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 7 2017

'The second thing is that we’ll have a legal body at an international level that will help our efforts...

Govt: Unesco backtracks from Rampal...

Govt: Unesco backtracks from Rampal...

Environment

Thu, Jul 6 2017

In recent years, the World Heritage Committee had expressed its concerns over the state of conservation...

The legal implications of  harming the...

The legal implications of harming the...

Raihan Rahman Rafid

Thu, Jun 15 2017

We cannot afford to lose our forests and wild-life to shoddy governance

For the love of nature

For the love of nature

Tribune Climate

Thu, Jun 8 2017

The people of Bangladesh are culturally and historically very well attuned to connecting and living with...

Greenpeace: Rampal plant could cause...

Greenpeace: Rampal plant could cause...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 5 2017

The United Nations has already urged Bangladesh to halt construction

Anti-Rampal rally in Dhaka today

Anti-Rampal rally in Dhaka today

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 20 2017

Member Secretary of the platform Prof Anu Muhammad on Wednesday hoped that the government would not obstruct...

Rampal protesters to hold rally in...

Rampal protesters to hold rally in...

Environment

Wed, Apr 19 2017

Environmentalists have been staging protests against the coal power project being set up near the Sundarbans...

An open letter to Al Gore from Annisul...

An open letter to Al Gore from Annisul...

Annisul Huq

Mon, Apr 3 2017

What the West is missing about Rampal

All educational institutions asked to...

All educational institutions asked to...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 28 2017

According to the directive, the heads of all institutions under the Directorate of Secondary and Higher...

Expert: IS has badly damaged major Palmyra...

Expert: IS has badly damaged major Palmyra...

World

Sun, Mar 5 2017

Known as the Pearl of the Desert, Palmyra, about 215km north-east of Damascus, was a prosperous city...

Unesco republishes International Mother...

Unesco republishes International Mother...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 22 2017

The previous Unesco video did not feature a Bangla segment

Unesco clarifies ‘omission’ of Bangla...

Unesco clarifies ‘omission’ of Bangla...

Around the Web

Tue, Feb 21 2017

Unesco responded to a query by the Dhaka Tribune in an email clarifying the painstaking absence of a...

Unesco awards Jaago Foundation for innovation...

Unesco awards Jaago Foundation for innovation...

Education

Tue, Feb 21 2017

Unesco awarded Jaago Foundation and Kiron, a Germany-based NGO, for their innovative approach to providing...

No Bangla in Unesco’s International...

No Bangla in Unesco’s International...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 21 2017

Unesco appears to have removed the video from its official YouTube page and its website shortly after...

The Sundarbans: Mismanagement having...

The Sundarbans: Mismanagement having...

Environment

Thu, Feb 16 2017

The Sundarbans is attracting more and more tourists from both home and abroad with its majestic beauty,...

Unesco condemns journo Shimul...

Unesco condemns journo Shimul...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 8 2017

Unesco Director General Irina Bokova has denounced the killing of journalist Abdul Hakim Shimul in...

Bethlehem: Key points about the holy...

Bethlehem: Key points about the holy...

Middle East

Sat, Dec 24 2016

On Christmas Day thousands of tourists and Palestinians –Muslims and Christians alike – line the so-called...

Rio gets Unesco world heritage...

Rio gets Unesco world heritage...

Around the Web

Wed, Dec 14 2016

Rio de Janeiro, nicknamed the Marvelous City, officially entered the UN's list of world heritage sites...

After Aleppo, Syria's Assad still far...

After Aleppo, Syria's Assad still far...

Europe

Sun, Dec 11 2016

Still, Assad himself signalled in a December television interview that in the end he intended to restore...

Gulf gathering aims to protect endangered...

Gulf gathering aims to protect endangered...

World

Wed, Nov 30 2016

France and the UAE are leading the initiative to establish an international partnership that could respond...

Jamdani is ours

Jamdani is ours

Editorial

Sat, Nov 19 2016

There can be no doubt that Jamdani truly belongs to Bangladesh