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Waste not, want not

Waste not, want not

Anika Saba

Tue, Sep 11 2018

In a country where there are hungry mouths in every corner, food waste is shameful

One country’s waste another country’s...

One country’s waste another country’s...

Business

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Around 60,000 to 70,000 pieces of omasum are now exported to China through Thailand, Hong Kong, and Vietnam...

Dhaka loses 3.2m working hours to traffic...

Dhaka loses 3.2m working hours to traffic...

Dhaka

Thu, Jul 5 2018

The World Bank in a report says losing this much working hours daily is costing the economy billions...

In pictures: Decadent waste at...

In pictures: Decadent waste at...

Image Gallery

Sat, Jun 30 2018

A traditional Bangladeshi wedding is a multi-course meal, with heaps upon heaps of decadent Subcontinental...

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...

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

The lifeblood of our nation

The lifeblood of our nation

Editorial

Thu, Mar 15 2018

To save our rivers, the government must act urgently

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

Waste management projects gone to...

Waste management projects gone to...

Special

Mon, Feb 12 2018

Urban waste management is a challenge for Dhaka authorities. Two separate city corporations were formed...

Waste not, want not

Waste not, want not

Nibir Mostafa Khan

Wed, Jan 17 2018

The world produces enough food, but millions still go hungry every day

Waste-based power plants yet to see...

Waste-based power plants yet to see...

Power & Energy

Tue, Dec 26 2017

Most of the city corporations want their own waste-based power plant

Study: Waste could save  our soil

Study: Waste could save our soil

Environment

Tue, Dec 5 2017

Approximately 60–70% of waste produced in urban areas is organic, while the rest is inorganic, reads...

The dream of a smart city

The dream of a smart city

Opinion

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Our cities are rushing into the digital world, but are we prepared?

At Dhaka airport, don't litter and you...

At Dhaka airport, don't litter and you...

Around the Web

Mon, Oct 23 2017

This is a trick. The project can be called “Give The Waste,Take The Money,” the court's executive magistrate...

Tanneries move, waste doesn’t

Tanneries move, waste doesn’t

Environment

Sun, Aug 20 2017

The bulk of the waste has remained there for the last five months as no authority has taken any initiative...

6 ways people waste water without realising...

6 ways people waste water without realising...

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 17 2017

Here are six, easy ways you can end your part in wasting this valuable, natural resource

No time to waste

No time to waste

Editorial

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Enough is enough -- it is time for the city corporation to live up to its promises and step up

Save our rivers before it is too...

Save our rivers before it is too...

Editorial

Thu, Dec 22 2016

We have made mistakes in the way we have treated our rivers so far. Let us not continue to make those...

Clean it up

Clean it up

Editorial

Wed, Aug 3 2016

It is time to take our country’s environmental matters seriously, and join in the initiatives to make...