Climate change

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    Climate crisis is back in news

    Lawrence Davidson | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2018

    The prospect of drastic climate change is back in the news. But, for all too many people it is just that, a news item. It...

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    US economists share Nobel prize

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 01:00am on October 09, 2018

    US economists William Nordhaus and Paul Romer on Monday shared the 2018 Nobel Economics Prize for integrating innovation and climate with economic growth, the jury...

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    Temp rising to affect living standards of 134m Bangladeshis: WB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 27, 2018

    The World Bank on Wednesday said that more than three-fourths of the population of Bangladesh were at risk of declining living standards because of rising...

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    Love in the time of climate change, Indian film with a new take

    Reuters . Bhubaneswar | Updated at 09:08pm on September 25, 2018

    Eschewing the typical Bollywood storyline of young lovers facing family opposition, an upcoming Indian film instead features a couple battling climate change in order to...

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    Is Paris 2015 already underwater?

    Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    THE Paris Agreement of 2015 remarkably brought together all of the nations of the world, except for the United States after Trump cancelled,....

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    UN for greater leadership to implement Paris Climate Deal

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:26am on September 16, 2018

    United Nations secretary-general Antonio Guterres called for greater leadership to implement the Paris Agreement on climate change and address a shared vulnerability....

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    World hunger levels rise for third year running

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 12:37am on September 12, 2018

    World hunger rose in 2017 for a third consecutive year, fuelled by conflict and climate change, the United Nations warned on Tuesday, jeopardising a global...

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    Media can play responsible role to face risks of climate changes

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:19pm on August 19, 2018

    The media should play more responsible role to face the risk of climate changes in Bangladesh, said environmental experts and journalist leaders at a report...

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    Spring became more like summer with more rains

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:36am on August 04, 2018

    There have been marked changes in Bangladesh’s rainfall patterns with increasing rains occurring during the spring and less than the usual precipitations occurring in the...

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    Matia for practicing conservation agriculture in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:53am on July 30, 2018

    Agriculture minister Matia Chowdhury on Sunday emphasised practicing conservation agriculture to respond to the challenges of climate change....