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    So much for protection of canals, rivers

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 10, 2017

    IT IS unfortunate that encroachment on canals and the dumping of waste into them in Chittagong goes unabated, causing stagnation of rainwater and halting normal...

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    Save Karnaphuli and Halda from pollutions, green activists urge

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:26am on June 06, 2017

    Environmentalists at a discussion on Monday suggested combined efforts to save the rivers Karnaphuli and Halda in Chittagong from industrial pollution....

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    Pollution spreads around new tannery park

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:08am on June 06, 2017

    Around 5,000 cubic metre of untreated effluent from 55 tannery factories is dumped into the Dhaleswari River every day since they shifted to the Tannery...

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    Bring environment polluters to book

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 06, 2017

    THE World Environment Day 2017 was celebrated yesterday with pomp and glory in Bangladesh with the theme ‘connecting people to nature’....

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    Govt steps to continue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on May 15, 2017

    The government on Sunday decided to continue its efforts to prevent pollutions and encroachment on the Old Buriganga Channel, Dhaleswari, Karnaphuli and Baral in particular....