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Coca-Cola, Walmart and other big multinationals pledged on Thursday to help reduce plastic pollution

11 years after Sidr: Victims still recall the nightmare

Eleven years after the devastating Cyclone Sidr, the survivors of Sharankhola upazila, the worst

HC orders judicial probe into poaching of 22 Sundarbans deer

The High Court on Monday ordered a judicial probe into the poaching of 22

Climate Change: Oceans warming faster than anticipated

Researchers say that the world has seriously underestimated the amount of heat soaked up by our oceans over the past

Salt levels in BD coastal soils to grow with rising seas

The rising seas are likely to be inundating the coastal lands in Bangladesh by

Experts caution study on plastics in humans is premature

Scientists in Austria say they've detected tiny bits of

Sundarban wildlife gets extended sanctuary

The biodiversity boundary has been extended in the Sundarbans,

Govt focuses on keeping animal movement in Cox’s Bazar undisturbed

  The government wants to continue its efforts with other stakeholders to keep the movement of animals, especially elephants, undisturbed

Europe to ban halogen lightbulbs on Sept 1

Halogen lightbulbs will be banned across Europe from Sept

Residents prepare as hurricane near Hawaii strengthens

Hawaii residents rushed to grocery stores Tuesday to stock up on bottled water, ramen

New pesticide may harm bees as much as those to be replaced

A new class of pesticides positioned to replace neonicotinoids may be just as harmful

Growing vulnerabilities of tigers: 50 beaten dead in 18 years

Fifty tigers were beaten to death in the areas adjacent to the Sundarbans in

Carbon emissions goals at risk

African and South Asian nations could miss national targets

Environment pollution takes serious turn in Cumilla

Environment pollution, especially emission of huge quantity toxic elements

Deer poaching in Sundarbans rises as authorities fail to act

Deer poaching and hunting in the Sundarbans under Satkhira range have increased in

Flying lava injures 23 in Hawaii

Flying lava has struck a tour boat in Hawaii, injuring 23 people, officials in the

Bangladesh among ‘most at risk’ in struggle to stay cool

More than a billion people are at risk from a lack of air conditioning and

Sanofi shuts down factory over toxic waste outcry

French pharmaceuticals group Sanofi announced late Monday an immediate

Report accuses China firms over ozone-depleting gas

An environmental pressure group claimed 

Sundari disappearing fast in Sundarbans for salinity, diseases

Sundari tree, one of the most extensively found mangrove species in the Sundarbans, are

Brahmaputra rises further in Gaibandha

The Brahmaputra, one of the mighty rivers of the country

Wildfires spark evacuations in northern California

War on plastic leaves manufacturers clutching at straws

For decades, plastic straws have been 

Part of Kuakata sea beach at risk of disappearing

A two-km area of the sea beach in Kuakata, the second largest tourist spot of the country with a

15 die as flood hits northern Vietnam

by torrential rain over the weekend in Vietnam’s northern mountainous 

River erosion takes serious turn in Faridpur

The devastating erosion by the mighty River Padma has taken a serious turn

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