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West Bengal: 5 pilgrims die in Gangasagar fair stampede

West Bengal: 5 pilgrims die in Gangasagar fair stampede

Officials say a search has been launched by naval divers to find out anybody who might have fallen into Buriganga river during the stampede Kochuberia (WB): Five Ganga Sagar pilgrims, including a woman died in a stampede at a jetty at Kochuberia in ..., 5 days ago
Six pilgrims die in rush; WB govt says not stampede Press Trust of India, 5 days ago

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United Nations, 2 months ago
Bangladesh Daily Star, 3 months ago
New Age Bangladesh, 3 months ago
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Inside Bangladesh's Polluted, Billion-Dollar Leather Industry

The neighborhood of Hazaribagh runs along the bank of the Buriganga River as it flows through Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Its name means a thousand gardens in Urdu, but you won't see much green. Instead, the streets are lined with mounds and ...
 Wired News1 week ago

Save The River Buriganga opens at AFD

The environment and ecology of Bangladesh are facing adverse effects of global warming and climate change. The riverine land of Bangladesh has seen an alarmingly deteriorating condition of its rivers in recent years. Photojournalist Fojit Sheikh ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Save our rivers before it is too late  Dhaka Tribune4 weeks ago Protect our rivers  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago

One-armed body found in floating sack

Police recovered a body of an unidentified man, aged around 32, stuffed inside a sack, from the Buriganga River at Kamrangirchar in the capital on Tuesday. Local people informed police after noticing a sack floating in the river around 11am, said ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Dhaka's main rivers dying

Plasma Plus, a scientific research laboratory, has just concluded a study on behalf of Dhaka WASA on the pollution levels of the six major rivers (Turag, Balu, Sitalakkhya, Dhaleshwari and the Bangshi) that sustain the capital city and the results ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago 6 Rivers Around Dhaka: Water turning untreatable?  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago WB-funded study finds water of Dhaka rivers unusable  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago Stopping slow death of Dhaka rivers  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Photography exhibition on Buriganga begins

The fifth solo photography exhibition of Fojit Sheikh Babu, a photojournalist of the Bangla daily Alokito Bangladesh, started at the capital's Alliance Fran├žaise yesterday with a view to creating awareness on saving the Buriganga river. The ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Poking Conscience through Photography  Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago

Old Buriganga channel to be developed as Hatirjheel: Shajahan Khan

(BSS) - Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan today said the government would recover the old Buriganga channel and turn it into a beautiful recreational place like the Hatirjheel project. "We will take a project like Hatirjheel for beautification of ...
 Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha4 weeks ago

Govt forms committee to restore navigability of rivers

The government has formed a high-profile committee to form a plan to restore the navigability of the rivers surrounding Dhaka, including the Buriganga, Turag, Sitalakhya and Balu, and the Karnaphuli of Chittagong port city. Local Government, Rural ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago

Sailing on Antiques

Photos: Prabir Das When the Rocket Steamers service was introduced almost a century ago, it was used mostly by the elite classes and considered the fastest mode of water transport; thus, many believe that it is the reason behind the name. They ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago

Six People Killed in Stampede in Eastern India

Kolkata, India, Six persons died and several others were injured in a stampede during a religious festival Sunday in eastern India, an official said. The stampede took place as hundreds of thousands of people had assembled on the banks of the ...
 Mena Focus.qa4 days ago Stampede kills six in religious India festival  Emirates2474 days ago 6 killed in stampede during Hindu festival in India  Miami Herald5 days ago 6 KILLED IN STAMPEDE  Huffington Post India5 days ago
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