Bangladeshis lose 5.4 years of their lives due to air pollution: Global study

Air pollution shortens the average Bangladeshi’s life expectancy by 5.4 years, said the latest edition of the Energy Policy Institute at Chicago's Air Quality Life Index (AQLI).

Dolphin carcasses keep washing ashore in Kuakata

In the last eight months, 12 dolphin carcasses washed ashore in Kuakata and Patuakhali.  Of them, five were found last August.

Polythene islands in Karnaphuli river

What seems to be small islands in the Karnaphuli are actually mounds of polythene dumped from all over Chattogram city stacked in the river.

September 5, 2021
September 5, 2021

Bangladeshis lose 5.4 years of their lives due to air pollution: Global study

Air pollution shortens the average Bangladeshi’s life expectancy by 5.4 years, said the latest edition of the Energy Policy Institute at Chicago's Air Quality Life Index (AQLI).

August 24, 2021
August 24, 2021

Dolphin carcasses keep washing ashore in Kuakata

In the last eight months, 12 dolphin carcasses washed ashore in Kuakata and Patuakhali.  Of them, five were found last August.

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Polythene islands in Karnaphuli river

What seems to be small islands in the Karnaphuli are actually mounds of polythene dumped from all over Chattogram city stacked in the river.

June 11, 2021
June 11, 2021

Can Ichamati be revived?

The tributary where gentle waves from Padma and Ichamati used to merge is now full of brick fields, houses, and croplands.

May 16, 2021
May 16, 2021

​Are we doing enough for the Sundarbans?

There have been 3 instances of fire in the Sundarbans recently, and in the last 19 years this number goes upto 22.

May 8, 2021
May 8, 2021

A Threat to Suhrawardy Udyan?

Suhrawardy Udyan and Ramna Park are considered the lungs of Dhaka. Plans are on to construct restaurants and other commercial structures at the over 400 year old green sanctuary, Suhrawardy Udyan.