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    Rehabilitate victims of river erosion

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 25, 2017

    THE victims of river erosion are continuing to live in a destitute condition....

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    Only a third of river erosion victims rehabilitated

    Emran Hossain from Noakhali | Updated at 12:33am on October 24, 2017

    Only a third of the people displaced by river erosion in the country every year are rehabilitated amid a call for expansion of the government’s...

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    So much for protection of rivers, canals

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 21, 2017

    IT IS disconcerting that a judicial inquiry committee set up to identify illegal structures on the River Turag found 30 illegal structures built by 30...

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    CSOs lay out vision for trans-boundary cooperation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on October 11, 2017

    Trans-boundary cooperation with an ecosystem-prioritised approach is crucial to make sustainable the Ganges-Brahmapurtra-Meghna river basin connecting China, Bhutan, Nepal, India and Bangladesh,....

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    Govt must protect rivers, ensure rights of all to river water

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 07, 2017

    RIVERS all over Bangladesh have generally become moribund. The four rivers that flow around the capital Dhaka — the Buriganga, the Sitalakhya, the Turag and...

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    Govt, HC orders to save rivers ignored

    Sadiqur Rahman and Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:23am on September 24, 2017

    Most of the government directives and a High Court order to save the country’s important rivers from encroachments and pollutions go largely unheeded when the...

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    Govt failure to protect river banks blamed for chocked flow

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on September 16, 2017

    Green activists on Friday alleged that the government’s negligence in protecting river banks from encroachment had been choking natural flows badly...

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    President asks DCs to reclaim canals, rivers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:44am on July 27, 2017

    Mentioning that the country’s many cities and district towns experience water-logging even after a moderate rain due to the grabbing of canals, rivers and other...

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    Water levels of 47 rivers rise, 29 fall

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on June 22, 2017

    Water levels at 47 river stations monitored by Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre have marked rises and 29 stations recorded falls. Among the 90 monitored...

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    Upper riparian countries need to respect lower riparian’s rights

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:21am on June 20, 2017

    Upper riparian countries need to respect the rights of the lower riparian neighbours to meet growing needs of the people in the regional river basins...