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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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    High Court asks government to regulate shipbreaking industry

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on November 15, 2019

    The High Court Division on Thursday directed the Department of Environment to ensure that no scrapped ships were imported without pre-clean up certificates or environmental...

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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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    JS body seeks planetary emergency

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:36am on November 05, 2019

    The parliamentary standing committee on the environment, forest and climate change ministry on Monday decided to move a motion in the Jatiya Sangsad to announce...

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    Ban single-use plastic to save environment, health: activists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on November 04, 2019

    Green activists at a workshop in Dhaka on Sunday asked the government to ban single-use plastic spoons and other plastic objects to save environment and...

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    Tanker fined Tk 3 crore after oil spills in Karnaphuli

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:57am on October 28, 2019

    Department of Environment in Chattogram on Sunday fined the owner of oil tanker MV Desh 1 Tk 3 crore for polluting environment through leaking oil...

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    Jane Fonda arrested in climate protest at US Capitol

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Oscar-winner Jane Fonda was arrested Friday outside the US Capitol where she was protesting climate change and demanding action to protect the environment. ..

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    Trudeau called ‘compulsive liar’ in last election debate

    Agence France-Presse . Gatineau, Canada | Updated at 12:14am on October 12, 2019

    Justin Trudeau was labelled a ‘compulsive liar’ by his main rival during the final leaders’ debate before upcoming Canadian elections, in which the prime minister...

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    Mindless power plant plans must not proceed

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 10, 2019

    THE government’s allowing the establishment of power plants, on its own or by way of permission given to others, in environmentally critical areas appears to...

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    Well-planned waste disposal can save Cox’s Bazar

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019

    THE Cox’s Bazar sea beach, the most frequented and well-known tourist location that drew 300,000 visitors in 2018, is reported to be choking with mountains...