UNB, Dhaka :The Department of Environment (DoE) on Sunday fined four institutions in Gazipur and Comilla Tk 86 lakh for violating environment laws.After a hearing at the DoE's Dhaka headquarters, R
Chittagong Burau :Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard in a drive seized a truck with 600 cubic feet of timber from Balirhat area under Chandgaon thana early Saturday morning.
BSS, Gaibandha :A total of 455 flood hit families of two unions under Shaghata upazila in the district got relief materials from RDRS Bangladesh on Thursday.To mitigate their sufferings, RDRS Bangl
The government has launched agriculture rehabilitation and incentive programmes with a cost of nearly Taka 24 crore to compensate crop loss of the flood-affected farmers and motivate the southern r
In a major boost to the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020, Bloomberg Philanthropies made a fresh commitment of US 125 million dollar donation in order to reduce fatalities and injuries fro
The flood situation remains unchanged in several districts, while it has been improved slightly in some other districts of the country.
A new survey has found that the use of formalin in some varieties of the country's summer fruits has beenless than it has been thought.The survey of the Poribesh Bachao Andolon (POBA) found that 25
Gazipur Correspondent :The Department of Environment (DoE) on Monday fined the authorities of four dying and washing factories Tk37lakh for polluting environment in Kaliakoir upazila of the city.As
BSS, Chuadanga :The Public Health Engineering Department has taken up a scheme to supply pure drinking water to the Darsana Pourashava dwellers.The scheme will be implemented at a cost of Taka 5.50
Despite a ban imposed on sand lifting from the tea gardens, a section of unscrupulous people are unlawfully extracting sand and cutting hill trees in an unplanned manner in the district.
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