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When water hyacinths invade river
Brunei Times

When water hyacinths invade river

Bangladeshi boatmen navigate through dense water hyacinths over the Buriganga river in Dhaka on August 21, 2014. Water hyacinths, an invasive plant species, can quickly cover huge swathes of water bodies which hampers the movements of Brunei Times, 5 days ago
PM orders waterways around Dhaka, 1 month ago

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Hazaribagh could be wonderful township

The Hazaribagh tannery district by the river Buriganga has the potential to become a wonderful township in Dhaka after relocation of the hazardous leather tanning factories, an architecture professor from the USA told a workshop in the capital ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago Bangladesh's toxic tanneries inch toward relocation  UCAN India2 months ago
Malaysian Insider

Nearly 120 feared drowned in Bangladesh ferry disaster

Overcrowded passenger boats navigate through Buriganga River in Dhaka July 27, 2014. Reuters pic, August 5, 2014. Rescuers in Bangladesh searched today for the wreckage of a heavily overloaded river ferry that sank, with nearly 120 people still ...
 Malaysian Insider3 weeks ago Bangladesh ferry capsizes with 200 passengers aboard  Malaysian Insider3 weeks ago Ferry with 250 passengers onboard sinks in Bangladesh  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Sea of home-bound humanity after Ramadan ends  CHINAdaily1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Swelling Balu sends students on 1.5km detour

A 25-foot stretch of a road was swept away by water from the swelling Balu River in Kazir Jaiga village of the capital's Khilgaon Monday. With the road broken, over a hundred students from Nagdarpur and Nasirabad villages now have to make a 1.5km ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 days ago Balu flooding maroons Khilgaon students  Bangladesh Daily Star3 days ago

Tanvir Mokammel's fight for Dhaleshwari

Rivers in and around Dhaka are gradually being encroached by urbanisation. Photo: Darshan Chakma Director Tanvir Mokammel's love affair with rivers is nothing new. He has made two feature films whose stories set against the backdrop of the ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago

PM: Evict grabbers from Dhaka rivers

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the authorities concerned to evict illegal grabbers from the embankments of the rivers including the Buriganga and the Turag surrounding the Dhaka city. The premier also asked to prevent water contamination ...
 Dhaka Tribune4 days ago Call for standing united against Buriganga pollution  Dhaka Tribune2 weeks ago PM's sincerity about river protection at stake  New Age Bangladesh3 weeks ago PM: Make Buriganga pollution-free  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

The Treasures We are Losing

photo: Palash Khan Once there was a canal starting from Buriganga and meandering on to Suvadda of Keraniganj. I have fond memories of travelling the canal to go to Suvadda and other places. The water of the canal was limpid as was the water of ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 weeks ago
New Age Bangladesh

SC rejects review petitions not to remove jetties from Dhaka rivers

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday rejected all five petitions asking it to review its previous order that asked five companies to remove their jetties in Sitalakhya river in Dhaka and Narayanganj. A five-judge bench, headed by ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago SC: Company jetties in Shitalakkhya River must go  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago SC tells co's to tug away jetties from riverbanks  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago SC order on review petitions July 10  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago

Drug addict dad throws infant daughter into river

An 18-month-old girl, thrown from Buriganga bridge-1 into the river by her drug addict father, was miraculously saved by a boatman yesterday. Locals termed the rescue of the girl, Fariha, a miracle. The father, Faruk Hossain, 34, a truck driver, ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Baby girl thrown into Buriganga by father saved by boatman  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago

Sand traders flout HC ruling

It seems flouting HC rulings on river protection has become something of a routine affair. The latest incident revolves around the filling up of 7 bighas of Buriganga river bank by sand traders. Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago
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