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Mindless waste dumping on Alutila Hills slope
Bangladesh Daily Star

Mindless waste dumping on Alutila Hills slope

Massive dumping of waste materials collected from the district town on a slope of Alutila Hills beside Khagrachhari-Chittagong Road causes serious environment pollution, much to the sufferings of the residents of nearby areas. Shilachhari canal, ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 3 weeks ago

A deforested hill now a green canopy

A few decades ago the Joistapura Hills in Chittagong's Boalkhali upazila were deforested and bald; today they support a rich green canopy. The change has been driven by the simple dream of a single young man: 16-year-old Mozammel Hoque Bakul wanted ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

World Tourism Day Today: Ctg tourism potential remains untapped

With scenic sea, hill, mangrove forest, waterfall and lake, Chittagong city and its adjacent upazilas are bestowed by the nature with diverse elements to make it an attraction for tourists. However, indifference from the government agencies left ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 days ago

CHT people to receive safe water through gravitational flow system

The government has planned to supply drinking water to the ethnic communities living in remote areas of the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) through installing a gravitational flow system, an innovative approach to tap the water seepage along hill ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago CHT water crisis acute even in monsoon  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago

Water innovation helps women dodge snakes, shortages

BANDARBAN: Collecting drinking water from springs in this part of the Chittagong Hill Tracts, a forested area in southeast Bangladesh, is not for the faint-hearted. Not only must Changla Mro and other women of the Mro ethnic group trek for hours ...
 Oman Observer1 week ago Water innovation helps Bangladeshi women dodge snakes, shortages  PostGuam1 week ago

The right to ask for information and the obligation to provide it

Arunendu works for the Rangamati Hill District Council in the Chittagong Hill Tracts region of Bangladesh. He is known for his dedication and commitment to public service. So his office appointed him the designated official (DO) to deal with Right ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago Bangladesh: Helping communities regain their livelihoods  ICRC2 months ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Land Commission to work for all

Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) Land Commission held its meeting at Rangamati Circuit House in the district town yesterday, amid hartal called by Bangalee settlers in three hill districts. The meeting was the first one after the government's ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago Hill Tracts become hot again  HT Syndication3 weeks ago Ensure ethnic children learn mother tongues  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Chittagong Hill Tracts: PCJSS Decries Government's Lukewarm Commitment to Peace Process  United Nations and Peoples Organisation1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Chittagong Hill Tracts: Plight of Community Highlighted by Environmental Conservation Advocate

 United Nations and Peoples Organisation1 week ago Strike in CHT districts  Financial Express Bangladesh3 weeks ago Strike by Bengali groups disrupts life in Chittagong Hill Tracts districts  Bdnews24.com3 weeks ago Life as it is on hill slopes  Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Beaten-up porcupine brought to Ctg zoo

Thanks to a passerby's inquisitiveness, a porcupine was saved from ending up on the dinner table and brought in at Chittagong Zoo yesterday, albeit in critical condition with one hind leg broken, a one-inch deep cut in the neck and most of its ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 weeks ago

Bengali settlers call hartal for Sunday in hill dists

Five organisations of Bangali settlers on Saturday called dawn to dusk hartal for Sunday in Chittagong Hill Tracts demanding the cancellation of Chittagong Hill Tracts Land Dispute Resolution Commission (amendment) Act-2016. The organisations are ...
 New Age Bangladesh3 weeks ago Settlers announce hartal Sunday to protest 'conspiracy' in CHT  HT Syndication3 weeks ago Hartal progressing peacefully in three hill dists  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago Bengali settlers shutdown underway in CHT  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago
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