• Images

    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...

  • Images

    TIB for enforcing law to prevent plastic pollution

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:22pm on June 04, 2018

    Transparency International Bangladesh on Monday demanded stronger implementation of law to resist illegal production, marketing and usage of plastic to prevent environment pollution....

  • Images

    Sunderbans ecosystem at stake

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 11:09pm on June 04, 2018

    Unplanned industrialisation at Mongla and Rampal in Bagerhat is having disastrous impacts on the habitats and food cycle of the Sunderbans’ flora and fauna, a...

  • Images

    Development at the cost of environment!

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

    THE twenty first century capitalism can yield profit from any crisis....

  • Images

    Rohingya volunteers to help make camps plastic free

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:36am on June 04, 2018

    UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, and its partner International Union for the Conservation of Nature will hold events in Kutupalong refugee settlement in Cox’s Bazar...

  • Images

    World Environment Day June 5

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:34am on June 02, 2018

    United Nations Environment Programme executive director Erik Solheim and special rapporteur on human rights and the environment John H Knox on Friday urged the United...

  • Images

    MV Bilash finally salvaged from Posshur

    United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 12:02am on June 01, 2018

    The sunken coal laden cargo vessel MV Bilash was salvaged Wednesday evening, nearly six weeks after it capsized carrying 775 metric tonnes of coal in...

  • Images

    Industries near Sunderbans affecting ecosystem: greens

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on May 19, 2018

    Greens campaigning for conservation of the Sunderbans claimed on Friday that intensive industrialisation surrounding the world’s largest mangrove forest was affecting its ecosystem and biodiversity...

  • Images

    Experts for strict implementation of laws to save rivers

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:05am on May 17, 2018

    There are many laws relating to rivers and environment, but that were not properly implemented to save rivers and in protecting ecological balance, observed experts...

  • Images

    Scrap coal power project near Tengragiri reserve forest: TIB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 08, 2018

    Transparency International Bangladesh has expressed grave concern over the project for construction of a 307MW coal-fired power plant, less than a kilometre off the Tengragiri...