The LDC Group has arrived in Bonn to continue discussions at the UN on reaching a universal, legally-binding agreement on climate change
The government is formulating an Elephant Action Plan to conserve the giant herbivore and put a check on the elephant-human conflict in the country.
Almost one-fifth of the Bangladeshi adult population is overweight, with an increase of 10 percentage point in the number of overweight or obese people over the past three decades, according to a g
The government has made Effluent Treatment Plants (ETP) compulsory for construction of all new private and commercial buildings in the capital.
The project aims to support the government in achieving the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) of eradicating extreme poverty and hunger by 2015
The programme was held at village Madhupara under Dhankhali union of the upazila
15% students aged 13-15 use tobacco in Southeast Asia
According to a 2013 survey by different UN organisations, the estimated maternal mortality rate in Bangladesh stood at 170 per 100,000 live births
As a result, water bodies, including canals, lakes, ponds and wetlands have declined to a great extent
Over hundreds of houses and establishments damaged, trees uprooted
A storm has killed at least two people and injured 30 others in Bakshiganj upazila, Jamalpur.
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The Lancet’s Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition
President Obama's grand climate plan does not add up
Climate change can no longer be ignored
NGO demands withdrawal of Niyamgiri gram sabha notificatio