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    Bangladesh most polluted country: study

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:58am on February 26, 2020

    The air in Bangladesh carried the highest concentration of pollutants in the world in 2019, revealed an air quality monitoring report globally released on Tuesday....

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    Ugly sculptures create visual pollution: Ehsan Khan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:27am on February 14, 2020

    Architect Ehsan Khan said that most of the locations earmarked for beautification by the city authority by now became dead spaces since the structures there...

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    Dhaka’s ‘unhealthy’ air ranks 6th worst in AQI

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:01pm on February 10, 2020

    Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka ranked sixth among cities with worst air quality on Monday morning...

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    Authorities ill-equipped to curb vehicular pollution

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 04, 2020

    While alarmingly poor score of Dhaka in the air quality index, an index for reporting daily air quality, have raised concern among all, the lack...

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    BRTA, DMP lack machines to measure vehicular pollution

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:45am on February 03, 2020

    The authorities lack advanced technologies to measure emissions from motor vehicles which are polluting the environment and severely affecting human health, especially in the capital...

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    Dhaka’s ‘very unhealthy’ air ranks 2nd worst in AQI

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:15pm on January 14, 2020

    Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka ranked the second worst in the Air Quality Index on Tuesday morning...

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    Holistic approach must for protection of rivers

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 14, 2020

    THE government appears to have done very little about the protection of rivers from encroachment and pollution, letting the rivers die slowly. The illegal grabbing...

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    Noise pollution warrants early govt attention

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 12, 2020

    SOUND pollution in big cities has become a major public health concern. A study that Stamford University Bangladesh and Bangladesh Paribesh Andolan conducted shows that...

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    Massive campaign under way to save country’s rivers: Khalid

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:36am on December 30, 2019

    State minister for shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury on Sunday said the government was spearheading a massive campaign to save the country’s rivers evicting encroachers and...

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    Apparently no one’s concern

    Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 23, 2019

    THERE exists an unwritten indemnity for the organisations that implement development projects in the city of Dhaka. They dig up roads and leave them in...