Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:57pm on June 18, 2019
The environment, forestry and climate change ministry smells a conspiracy by vested groups in the country behind the UNESCO’s move to relegate the status of...
| Updated at 12:05am on June 12, 2019
THE environment department’s fining Asian Paper Mills in Chattogram Tk 20 lakh, after a hearing on Monday, for discharging industrial waste into two canals that...
Agence France-Presse . Mexico City | Updated at 02:40pm on May 16, 2019
Mexico City declared an air pollution alert for the second straight day on Wednesday, urging people to stay indoors, cancelling school and moving...
Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:16am on May 14, 2019
The Bangladesh Forest Department has initiated a five-year project for planting indigenous species of trees in 28 districts with a $175 million World Bank loan...
United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 12:14pm on May 09, 2019
Bangladesh’s capital was ranked fourth worst in the Air Quality Index on Thursday morning.
| Updated at 12:00am on April 23, 2019
THE fashion industry is considered the second biggest polluter in the world. The apparel and textile industries in Bangladesh also appear to be a major,...
Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:00am on April 21, 2019
Bangladesh have already lost forest resources of about Tk 1,800 crore for hosting Rohingyas at Ukhiya and Teknaf upazilas in Cox’s Bazar, according to a...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 21, 2019
Experts at a seminar on Saturday emphasised environment-friendly production in the apparel industry for achieving sustainable growth saying that the global fashion industry was considered...
United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on April 12, 2019
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged all, particularly mills and factories, to stop discharging wastes into rivers as water pollution has appeared to be...
Kenn Orphan | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019
A FEW years ago I saw my first glacier. I was on a trip to Alaska with my family before my father died and he...