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    Global Tiger Day today

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:12am on July 29, 2017

    Population of the Royal Bengal Tiger, the flagship animal of the country, has increased slightly in the Sunderbans and four wildlife enclosures during the last...

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    Fishing cats endangered in B’desh

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:35am on July 19, 2017

    Fishing cats, known as wetland ambassadors, declined in Bangladesh rapidly due to loss of habitats and indiscriminate killings, two studies by conservationists revealed...

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    Rampant pollution, violation of law go on

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:52am on July 09, 2017

    A great number of Brick kilns, specially that mushrooming in rural areas without proper authorization, evidently pollute the environment, hamper agriculture and destroy natural habitat...

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    Int’l experts find flaws in govt EIAs on Rampal plant

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:53am on June 11, 2017

    Dredging the Passur River and its channels to facilitate coal supplies to the Rampal coal-fired power plant would adversely affect the Sunderbans’ aquatic biodiversity, cautioned...

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    World Environment Day Today

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:33am on June 05, 2017

    With the theme ‘connecting people to nature’, Bangladesh along with global communities will celebrate the World Environment Day 2017 today...

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    Capital’s residents suffer acute water crisis amid heat wave

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:57am on May 28, 2017

    Acute water supply shortage in most of the capital’s neighbourhoods multiplied the sufferings of the residents amid scorching heat in recent days...

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    Dhaka WASA hopes to double surface water supply by 2019

    Sadiqur Rahman . Munshiganj | Updated at 12:45am on May 26, 2017

    Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority is hopeful to increase its surface water stake to 45 per cent from 22 per cent within January 2019...

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    Lack of research, conservation may cause extinction

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:41am on May 20, 2017

    The government has no plan to conduct research on the 278 data deficient species of animal despite recommendations of biologists. The 278 species were categorised...

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    Int’l Mother Earth Day today

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:51am on April 22, 2017

    The International Mother Earth Day will be observed today across the world with the theme ‘environment and climate literacy’ to foster global campaign for sustainable...

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    Relics remind visitors about emergence of free Bangladesh

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:33am on April 22, 2017

    The newly constructed Liberation War Museum at Agargaon, in the capital and the exhibits on display take visitors down the memory lane to the time...