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    High Court engages Fire Service to spray water on roads

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on February 05, 2021

    The High Court on Thursday engaged the Fire Service and Civil Defence department to spray water on Dhaka city roads to assist two city corporations...

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    No let-up in city air pollution

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:59pm on February 02, 2021

    The air quality in the city of Dhaka has been extremely hazardous for public health for over 10 years as the government could not contain...

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    Dhaka world’s most polluted capital

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:16pm on January 22, 2021

    Dhaka continues to dominate the list of cities with the worst air quality in the world. On Friday, it was again at the top of...

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    Dhaka marked as most polluted city as air scores 378 in AQI

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49pm on January 20, 2021

    Dhaka once again has topped a list of cities with the worst air quality in the world. The capital’s air quality index at 9:30am on...

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    Bangladeshi avoids deportation from France with air pollution plea

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:48am on January 13, 2021

    A Bangladeshi man with asthma has avoided deportation from France after his lawyer argued that he risked a severe deterioration in his condition, and possibly...

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    City air worst again

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:37pm on January 10, 2021

    Dhaka ranked the worst city again in the Air Quality Index on Sunday morning with the score of 332 as measured by the IQAIR, a...

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    Air pollution causes huge pregnancy loss

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:03am on January 10, 2021

    Air pollution has been associated with a significant proportion of pregnancy loss in Bangladesh, India and Pakistan, according to a study published in the Lancet....

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    Air pollution causes significant pregnancy losses in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:43pm on January 08, 2021

    Air pollution has been associated with a significant proportion of pregnancy loss in Bangladesh, India and Pakistan from 2000-2016, said a study published in the...

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    Worsening air pollution adds to COVID-19 risks in Bangladesh

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:31pm on November 24, 2020

    The air quality in Dhaka and other cities of the country is worsening as the dry season has started amid the second wave of the...

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    HC asks govt to report progress on curbing Dhaka air pollution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:08pm on November 24, 2020

    The High Court on Tuesday asked the government to submit reports to it within 30 days on the progress of implementing the nine directives issued...

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