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    Sunderbans bear brunt of cyclone

    United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 12:37am on November 16, 2019

    The cyclone Bulbul that wreaked havoc in the country’s coastal districts in the early hours of Sunday damaged 4,589 trees, including Sundari, in the Sundarbans,...

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    Bangladesh parliament resolved for Planetary Emergency

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:23am on November 14, 2019

    The Jatiya Sangsad on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution for the declaration of a Planetary Emergency aiming to grow global awareness for saving the earth...

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    Climate action: emergency now

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 12, 2019

    FEW countries that signed the landmark Paris Agreement are respecting what they promised, the United Nations’ 2018 Environment Program annual report confirmed. What can we...

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    A coal-fired death is in store unless government acts sensibly

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    A RESEARCH of the Australia-based Market Forces and the United States-based 350 saying that Bangladesh is on course to become a carbon bomb by 2041...

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    Dismay as US formally starts pull-out from Paris climate accord

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:37am on November 06, 2019

    The United States has formally notified the United Nations that it is withdrawing from the Paris climate accord, triggering expressions of concern and regret from...

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    Impacts of climate change on children

    Mahamudul Hasan | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    CLIMATE change presents one of the greatest development challenges and the eradication of poverty and inequality cannot be achieved without addressing climate change...

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    Teen climate activist Thunberg refuses environmental award

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 01:29pm on October 30, 2019

    Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday refused to accept an environmental award, saying the climate movement needed people in power to start to ‘listen’...

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    Donors pledge nearly $10b for UN climate fund

    Agence-France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:15am on October 27, 2019

    Developed countries on Friday pledged nearly $10 billion for the UN’s flagship climate change fund, offsetting the impact of US president Donald Trump’s decision to...

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    IMF to examine climate risk to financial markets

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 01:02am on October 21, 2019

    The International Monetary Fund was examining the impact of climate on the world’s financial markets and whether it was priced into market valuations, the head...

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    Climate change: all talk, no action

    Graham Peebles | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    AWARENESS of climate change and the interconnected environmental crisis is growing throughout the world. Protest movements led by Extinction Rebellion and School Strike for Climate...