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Don’t drink the water

Don’t drink the water

Abak Hussain

Sun, Oct 6 2019

Why our water-logging problem never gets solved

A city under water

A city under water

Editorial

Sun, Jul 14 2019

There is absolutely no reason citizens of a major metropolis like Dhaka should have to live this

Dhaka’s water problems

Dhaka’s water problems

Tanvir Ahmed

Tue, Feb 5 2019

How Dhaka’s drainage and natural hydrology can be improved

Stuck in the water

Stuck in the water

Editorial

Sun, Jun 24 2018

This problem of urban flooding and water-logging is not a new one

Rains damage crops and fisheries in...

Rains damage crops and fisheries in...

Nation

Sun, Oct 22 2017

At least one man and a young child have been killed, in separate incidents of mud walls collapsing in...

Floods won’t stop us

Floods won’t stop us

Opinion

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Flooding has resulted in losses in the crores, and this hurts not just the farmers but our entire...

Want to avoid city flooding? Save our...

Want to avoid city flooding? Save our...

Editorial

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Within only 40 years, Dhaka city has lost around 10 canals to encroachment and unplanned garbage...

Whose fault is it anyway?

Whose fault is it anyway?

Weekend Tribune

Sun, Aug 13 2017

Looking into Dhaka's water-logging crisis that disrupts the lives of millions every monsoon

Chittagong to emerge as spectacular...

Chittagong to emerge as spectacular...

Development

Sun, Aug 13 2017

Chittagong Development Authority (CDA) Chairman Abdus Salam has said that Chittagong will emerge as a...

What Hatirjheel has wrought

What Hatirjheel has wrought

Opinion

Mon, Jul 31 2017

The problem has persisted despite experts suggesting the creation of a sewage treatment plant to filter...

Over the bridge and into the

Over the bridge and into the

SN Rasul

Mon, Jul 31 2017

To change the world, change yourself

City under water

City under water

Editorial

Mon, Jul 24 2017

A crucial part of this process would be to ban development activities which impact water bodies

Water-logging takes a toll on Chittagong...

Water-logging takes a toll on Chittagong...

Nation

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The commodity hubs house about 3,000 businesses and more than 5,000 warehouses

City corporations to maintain drainage...

City corporations to maintain drainage...

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 17 2017

'Wasa has been unable to resolve Dhaka’s water-logging crisis. So, the responsibility should be vested...

Rain cripples life in Dhaka

Rain cripples life in Dhaka

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 12 2017

Vehicles were stranded for hours on the streets

Finance Ministry rebuffs CCC’s financial...

Finance Ministry rebuffs CCC’s financial...

Uncategorized

Tue, Jul 11 2017

The city corporation submitted the proposal seeking financial assistance to mitigate the city’s water-logging...

Export businesses in Chittagong hit...

Export businesses in Chittagong hit...

Business

Sun, Jul 9 2017

The entrepreneurs in the export-oriented apparel sector fear a rise in the production costs due to the...

Water over the bridge

Water over the bridge

Editorial

Wed, Jun 21 2017

The city’s drainage system is woefully inadequate -- causing Dhaka to get flooded every time rainfall...

Wake up to climate change

Wake up to climate change

Editorial

Tue, Oct 18 2016

There is a high probability that Bangladesh will face famine unless carbon emissions are substantially...