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    Recycling of plastic products a must to beat pollution: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 30, 2018

    Discussants celebrating World Environment Day in the capital said on Sunday that despite low per capita plastic consumption, Bangladesh was ranked among top 10 plastic...

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    Record 207 environmental activists killed last year

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:03am on July 25, 2018

    More than 200 environmental activists were murdered last year as government-sponsored killings linked to lucrative projects by vast agriculture multinationals soared, a global rights watchdog...

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    Environment fair offers innovative ideas for urban gardening

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2018

    In the concrete city life, not many urban dwellers get the chance to build their dream garden for lack of space...

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    Allocation for forestation, climate change adaptation rises

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:14pm on June 07, 2018

    The ministry of environment and forest would receive an increased budget allocation for the 2018-19 financial year, which is 42 per cent up from the...

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    World Environment Day celebrated in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on June 06, 2018

    Greens on Tuesday urged the government to restore the country’s rivers to avert an acute water crisis the nation would otherwise face by 2025....

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    World choking on plastic as environmental crisis grows: UN

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on June 06, 2018

    Up to five trillion grocery bags are used each year and like most plastic garbage barely any is recycled, the UN said Tuesday as it...

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    Industries need to divest from plastic to alternatives

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 06, 2018

    CONSIDERING that plastic pollution risks a near-permanent contamination of the environment, World Environment Day is globally celebrated on Tuesday to create awareness of this pollution....

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    Govt must save Sunderbans from industrialisation

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 06, 2018

    DISASTROUS impact that unplanned industrialisation at Mongla and Rampal in Bagerhat keeps having on the habitat and food cycle of the Sunderbans, the world’s largest...

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    Development at the cost of environment!

    Mowdud Rahman | Updated at 12:37pm on June 05, 2018

    THE twenty first century capitalism can yield profit from any crisis. Not just it exploit crisis for profiteering interest, it even produce crisis to come...

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    No respite from plastic pollution

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 11:26pm on June 04, 2018

    Plastic pollution increased in Bangladesh though ‘Beat Plastic Pollution, If you can’t reuse it, refuse it,’ is this year’s theme for the celebration of World...

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