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ED: Unprepared, once again

ED: Unprepared, once again

Editorial

Sat, Jul 31 2021

The overall damage so far exceeds Tk11 crore

Tropical Storm Elsa becomes hurricane,...

Tropical Storm Elsa becomes...

World

Wed, Jul 7 2021

Preliminary damage estimates were at more than $12 million in St Lucia and $5.3 million in Jamaica

ED: Scaling up sanitation efforts

ED: Scaling up sanitation efforts

Editorial

Sat, Jul 3 2021

The availability of clean water and sanitation must be addressed

Shawn Mendes Foundation partners with...

Shawn Mendes partners with Bangladeshi...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 23 2021

The foundation is one of the recipients of The Shawn Mendes Foundation Wonder Grant, partnering under...

Infographic: World Water Day 2021

Infographic: World Water Day 2021

World

Tue, Mar 23 2021

More than 2 billion people live in countries experiencing water stress while around 4 billion live in...

Hacker tries to dump chemical into Florida...

Hacker tries to dump chemical into Florida...

North America

Tue, Feb 9 2021

A computer operator for the Oldsmar water treatment system noticed on Friday afternoon someone remotely...

‘Demand for water to rise by 50% by...

‘Demand for water to rise by 50% by...

World

Sat, Jan 30 2021

Speakers: Demand for water will rise by 50% by 2050

Study finds carcinogenic chemicals in...

Study finds carcinogenic chemicals in...

Dhaka

Sat, Jan 23 2021

The study was carried out by the Environment and Social Development Organization (ESDO)

Infographic: Scientists confirm water...

Infographic: Scientists confirm water...

World

Tue, Oct 27 2020

Water on the moon may be more abundant and accessible than previously thought, a discovery that could...

On the moon, water water everywhere...

Water found on moon's sunlit...

Science

Mon, Oct 26 2020

Water is a precious resource and a relatively plentiful lunar presence could prove important to future...

High Court questions legality of Dhaka...

HC questions legality of raising water...

Court

Mon, Oct 5 2020

Earlier on June 30, the Supreme Court stayed a High Court order that issued an injunction asking Dhaka...

ED: Good sanitation practices are not...

ED: Good sanitation practices are not...

Opinion

Thu, Oct 1 2020

Adherence to safe health and sanitation practices are one of the easiest ways to prevent the spread of...

‘We survived on two meals and charity...

‘We survived on two meals and charity...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 1 2020

Water security and crisis in the new normal

Study proposes new origin theory for...

Study proposes new origin theory for...

World

Fri, Aug 28 2020

The carbonaceous chondrites also formed in the outer Solar System, making it less likely they could have...

OP-ED: What will you do if your country...

OP-ED: What will you do if your country...

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Jul 22 2020

This is no country for Banbhashi people

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

Shishir Reza

Thu, Jul 16 2020

How we can better estimate environmental changes

OP-ED: Water solutions in the time of...

OP-ED: Water solutions in the time of...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jul 10 2020

The goal is to give communities ownership of health and nutrition

Writ seeks injunction against water...

Writ seeks injunction against water...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 15 2020

Supreme Court lawyer Advocate Tanvir Ahmed filed the writ on Monday

UN experts: Ensure safe water for vulnerable...

UN experts: Ensure safe water for vulnerable...

World

Tue, Mar 24 2020

They express concerns that economically vulnerable people will become victims of a vicious cycle

Dhakaites vent anger as Wasa hikes water...

Dhakaites vent anger as Wasa hikes water...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 28 2020

New prices will come into effect from April 1, a month after power prices go up

Can Dhaka be sustainable?

Can Dhaka be sustainable?

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jan 31 2020

Let’s hope our mayoral candidates are up to the challenge