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Imran Khan launches fundraising appeal...

Imran Khan launches fundraising appeal...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Khan and his cabinet face a myriad of challenges including a faltering economy, militant extremism, water...

Experts urge government to increase...

Experts: Increase budget for water,...

Dhaka

Thu, Aug 30 2018

Water and sanitation experts made several suggestions regarding improvement in these sectors during  a...

Forced to walk miles, India water crisis...

Forced to walk miles, India water crisis...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 14 2018

On an average, a rural woman walks 5km to 20km a day just to fetch water, according to estimates by...

PM: Exercise austerity in electricity,...

PM: Exercise austerity in electricity,...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 7 2018

The prime minister also urged everyone to practise cleanliness in every step of life

India’s ‘worst water crisis in history’...

India’s ‘worst water crisis in history’...

World

Sat, Jul 7 2018

India is “suffering from the worst water crisis in its history”, threatening hundreds of...

Govt think tank: India faces worst long...

India faces worst long term water...

Environment

Sun, Jun 17 2018

Critical groundwater resources that account for 40% of India’s water supply are being depleted...

Water wars in India's hillside getaway...

Water wars in India's hillside getaway...

South Asia

Thu, May 31 2018

A social media campaign urging tourists to avoid Shimla until the crisis passes has gone viral...

For global water crisis, climate may...

For global water crisis, climate may...

Climate Change

Tue, Feb 13 2018

Freshwater resources were already badly stressed before heat-trapping carbon emissions from fossil fuels...

Without rain, South Africa's Cape Town...

Without rain, South Africa's Cape Town...

Africa

Thu, Jan 18 2018

At the current rate the city is likely to reach Day Zero, the date taps are due to run dry, on April...

Water and sanitation crisis unfolds...

Water and sanitation crisis unfolds...

Nation

Sat, Jan 13 2018

'Most of the tube wells are out of order. The tanks of many toilets have become full as they are not...

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

Flood-hit people face drinking water...

Flood-hit people face drinking water...

Nation

Sat, Jul 8 2017

New areas have been inundated in Jamalpur and Bogra district with the Jamuna river continuing to flow...

How deforestation damaged water sources...

How deforestation damaged water sources...

Tribune Climate

Thu, Jun 8 2017

Siam Nem Bom, a 56-year-old woman who moved with her husband and three daughters, now have to go out...

Dhaka residents reeling under water...

Dhaka residents reeling under water...

Dhaka

Fri, May 26 2017

'The areas to be covered by the plant are entire Old Dhaka, Mohammadpur, and part of Dhanmondi and Kawran...

World Water Day observed

World Water Day observed

Nation

Thu, Mar 23 2017

Thousands of school children took part in the programme through various colourful activities with much...

A success story from Bangladesh on World...

A success story from Bangladesh on World...

Climate Change

Wed, Mar 22 2017

A report released by UN International Children's Emergency Fund (Unicef) to mark World Water Day on Wednesday...

Mohakhali Saat Tola slum residents protest...

Mohakhali Saat Tola slum residents protest...

Bangladesh

Sun, Feb 26 2017

Half of the slum families do not have the legal access to Dhaka Wasa water lines and lack potable...

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...

Karnaphuli Water Supply Project launches:...

Karnaphuli Water Supply Project launches:...

Uncategorized

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Chittagong Water Supply Sewerage Authority has already launched the project on a trail basis on November...

Kushtia Govt College students suffering...

Kushtia Govt College students suffering...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 4 2016

Residents of Tapasi Rabeya Hall at Kushtia Government College have been suffering from acute water crisis...

Students of KGC hall suffer from water...

Students of KGC hall suffer from water...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 3 2016

Students of Tapasi Rabeya Hall at Kushtia Government College have been suffering from acute water crisis...