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Precious yet we pollute
Bangladesh Daily Star

Precious yet we pollute

Water of over 300 rivers stinks with industrial, human waste Smog covers the sky over the dark murky water of the Buriganga river in the capital. The water is so polluted that launches plying the river leave a trail of foam and the stench of the ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 5 days ago
Make polluters pay Dhaka Tribune, 1 week ago

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Death Toll Rises to At Least 70 in Bangladesh Ferry Disaster

Overcrowded passenger boats navigate through Buriganga River in Dhaka July 27, 2014. (Photo: Reuters) DHAKA — The death toll from a weekend ferry disaster in central Bangladeshrose to 70 on Monday, as divers finished their search after the ...
 Irrawaddy1 month ago Bangladesh ferry with 100 passengers sinks; at least 31 dead  Livemint.com1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

The Birth of Art

Northbrook Hall, located inside the famous Laalkuthi, at Farashgonj, on the north bank of the Buriganga River, is the first of its kind in Dhaka. The stage wings, seating structure and the high ceilings reflect the architectural styles from the ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago
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Bangladesh to get $300-million World Bank loan for child health

woman eats food with her child as she breaks her fast by the river Buriganga in Dhaka in this file photo taken on July 2, 2014.(Reuters) - Bangladesh is to get a $300-million loan from the World Bank's International Development Association (IDA) to ...
 24Dunia1 month ago Bangladesh to get US$300m World Bank loan for child health  Social Dashboard1 month ago
Financial Express Bangladesh

Denim makers altering Keraniganj landscape

Thousands of denim products manufacturers across the Buriganga river have made their mark and are now exploring export potentials after meeting a major portion of domestic demand, owners said. The jeans product producers have created jobs for more ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh3 weeks ago

Move to take up Hatirjheel-like project on Buriganga river bank

The government has taken a move to take up another Hatirjheel-like project on the bank of the Buriganga river in city's Shyampur area aiming to decorate the capital with eye-catching establishments, officials said Thursday. The project will be ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh2 months ago

Wrongly-placed pillars pave way for land-grabbing in Dhaka rivers: BAPA

Green organisation Bangladesh Paribesh Andolan on Friday alleged that the authorities wrongly erected pillars in the rivers surrounding Dhaka in contravention of the High Court order to pave the way for land-grabbing and asked them to set up pillars ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 week ago

Try liable officials

Officials who wrongly installed river demarcation pillars in violation of a 2009 High Court order must be immediately brought to trial, said leaders of environmentalist group Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (Bapa) yesterday. They also demanded that ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago

BIWTA boss 'behind river grabbing'

In complete defiance of orders from the High Court and the shipping ministry, Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) allegedly leased out vast tracts of shores and foreshores of different rivers around the capital in the last three ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 months ago

Saving rivers

:00:00 A A- A+ Rivers have rightly been considered a lifeline. Environmentalists in Sylhet have taken this sustaining idea to a new high when they euphemistically called the river flowing by that city their mother. They posed the all important ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh1 week ago
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