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    Dhaka sees worst air pollution from January to March in 5 years

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:15pm on April 11, 2021

    Many of those who live in Dhaka these days say that they will look at other cities to move out if there is any opportunity...

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    Cities worldwide dim lights to mark Earth Hour

    Agence France-Presse . Buenos Aires | Updated at 10:17am on March 28, 2021

    From Singapore to Buenos Aires, cities around the world turned off their lights Saturday to mark Earth Hour, with this year’s event highlighting the link...

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    Forestlands to be reclaimed at any cost: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:17am on March 22, 2021

    Environment, forest and climate change minister Md Shahab Uddin on Sunday said that all the illegally occupied forestlands of the country would be reclaimed at...

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    Effective steps must to protect, preserve forest land

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 22, 2021

    THE disappearance of forest land, despite the pledges to protect forests and save the wildlife and environment, and little efforts to reclaim them are gravely...

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    Ctg DC, DoE director, DD get contempt of court rule

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:51pm on March 18, 2021

    The High Court on Thursday asked the deputy commissioner of Chattogram, the Department of Environment director for enforcement and its Chattogram unit deputy director to...

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    6 brick kilns evicted in Chattogram 

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 08:37pm on March 09, 2021

    Two separate mobile courts on Tuesday ordered demolishing six illegal brick kilns at different areas of Lohagara and Chandanaish upazilas in Chattogram for polluting environment...

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    Green financing by banks, NBFIs rises by 62pc in Dec-end quarter

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on March 02, 2021

    Financing by banks and non-bank financial institutions for environment-friendly initiatives rose by 62.36 per cent or Tk 14,984.59 crore in the October-December quarter of 2020 compared...

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    Effective waste management left unattended for long

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2021

    THE National Environment Committee coming to ask the public agencies concerned to collect, carry and dump solid wastes from households in a segregated way to...

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    St Martin’s Island in peril

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:53am on February 19, 2021

    Pollution of the marine environment in and around Saint Martin’s Island in Cox’s Bazar, the only coral-reef island of the country and an Ecologically Critical...

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    Chattogram DoE fines Standard Lube, GPH Oxygen Plant

    Staff Correspondent. Chattogram | Updated at 09:14pm on February 18, 2021

    The Department of Environment on Thursday fined Tk 5,80,000 to Standard Lube Oil Limited and GPH Oxygen Plant at Kumira area of Sitakunda in Chattogram...