| Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2019
THE Savar municipality’s unplanned and chaotic disposal of wastes of all kinds on low lands, canals and river banks is worrying as the wastes continue...
Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:14am on October 07, 2019
With very limited waste management facilities in both urban and rural areas in the country, Bangladesh will observe today the World Habitat Day 2019, looking...
| Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019
THE Cox’s Bazar sea beach, the most frequented and well-known tourist location that drew 300,000 visitors in 2018, is reported to be choking with mountains...
| Updated at 12:00am on September 02, 2019
MANAGING plastic wastes is increasingly becoming an environmental and economic challenge, even for Bangladesh. Plastic pollution continues unabated raising serious threats to humans and animals...
Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:20am on September 01, 2019
Urban waste matters are polluting the water bodies surrounding the Aminbazar landfill at Savar where Dhaka North City Corporation dumps several tonnes of municipal wastes...
| Updated at 12:00am on August 21, 2019
INDUSTRIAL wastes continue to pollute the River Halda which begins from the Badnatali Hill Range in the Chattogram Hill Tracts and flows through Fatikchari, Hathazari...
Agence France-Presse. Paris, France | Updated at 09:07am on July 31, 2019
Several Southeast Asian countries, sick of being the wealthy world's rubbish dump, have in recent weeks turned back container-loads of waste from foreign shores.
| Updated at 12:00am on July 13, 2019
Seventy-seven million cubic metres of septage and 20.64 million tonnes of solid waste generated in river vessels and trains in a year are dumped on...
United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on April 12, 2019
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged all, particularly mills and factories, to stop discharging wastes into rivers as water pollution has appeared to be...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on April 04, 2019
Tannery factories at Hemayetpur, Savar, on the outskirts of the capital, are still dumping untreated wastes in the Dhaleswari River.Shahanaz Begum, who lives at Jhauchar,...