A BSS report says: Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) under financial assistance of the British Red Cross distributed Taka 5 million as grants among 1,000 flood-hit small and marginal framers
Energy Affairs Advisor to the Prime Minister Dr Tawfiq-e-Elahi said Thursday the government has planned to import 3,500 megawatt (MW) of electricity from neighboring countries through cross border
Canada will provide $19.9 million to Bangladesh in partnership with Unicef to help improve the health of hard to reach mothers and young children in remote areas considering the country's challenge
The Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) strongly criticised Thursday the government move for setting up the Rampal power plant project near the Sundarban mangrove forest and urged the autho
Arsenic contamination has become severe at Pathokshikor village of Kandi union under Pirgachha Upazila in Rangpur district, leaving thousands of people vulnerable to arsenicosis.
Construction of a proposed 1,320 megawatt (mw) coal-fired thermal power plant at Rampal, near the Sundarbans, will threaten the biggest mangrove forests of the world and home of the endangered Roya
Referring to the report of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Japanese researchers and a number of physicians told that people of Bangladesh are living in the risks of non-communicable diseases su
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited in Bangladesh and The Daily Star Tuesday launched the fourth edition of 'HSBC - The Daily Star Climate Awards'.
Massive pest attack has been threatening Aman cultivation at Kaunia upazila in Rangpur district, causing grave concern among the farmers about the yield of the paddy during the current season.
Teesta river erosion has taken a serious turn at Char Dhuspara village of Balapara union under Kaunia upazila in Rangpur district during past few days, posing serious threat to many valuable establ
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