A project that pioneers floating houses in Bangladesh has won the prestigious RISK Award 2019.
Kaptai Lake, the biggest manmade lake in Bangladesh, is heading for a tragic end as sediments fill up its bottom and waste materials continue to pollute it every day.
The ministries concerned on Tuesday placed a set of proposals, including establishing more shelter centres, strengthening the existing ones and water embankments, for building resilience to natural disasters like the recent s
Tuesday's storm had winds reaching 50 kilometers per hour (30 miles per hour) and damaged homes and uprooted trees and power lines in Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Rajasthan states.
Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today forecasted rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind at few places over the country in 24 hours commencing at 9 am today.
According to a ministry official, the government augmented generation of power, expanded transmission lines, distribution lines and improved capacity of other sectors to further raise the economic growth up to Bangladesh’s be
Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind and lightning flashes is likely to occur for next two or three days at many places over the country.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged all to value water resources and ensure their inclusive management to protect and use this vital resource sustainably for the benefit of all people.
The moon will appear brighter and bigger in the night sky and hopefully no clouds and inclement weather will obscure the view. The closest supermoon this year was in February.
Bangladesh Meteorological Department today predicted that weather would remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country having the possibility of rain or thundershowers at one or two places over the countr
Mild to moderate cold wave is sweeping over Rangpur division and the regions of Madaripur, Moulovibazar, Naogaon, Jashore, Chuadanga and Barishal and it may abate from some places for few days, a met office release said today
Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations Ambassador Masud Bin Momen laid emphasis on having more focused discussion on climate finance and climate justice to put the world on track to meet pre-2020 ambitio
‘Titli’ likely to move north-westwards further and may complete crossing the coast during next 2-3 hours, said a special bulletin of the weather office in Dhaka
A carbon tax can bring substantial reduction in carbon emission without hurting the long term GDP growth, Carbon tax not only lowers CO2 but it also yields revenues
President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today called for the conservation of rivers and prevention of water pollution to safeguard the environment.
A row is raging over Australia’s warming-damaged Great Barrier Reef, with firms worried that scientists’ apocalyptic warnings are scaring visitors out of the water.
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) fears extreme climate events exposed danger to Bangladesh’s food production,
A mild heat wave is sweeping over the regions of Dhaka, Tangail, Faridpur, Madaripur, Chattogram, Rangamati, Cumilla, Chandpur, M. Court, Feni, Khulna, Satkhira, Jashore, Chuadanga, Bhola and Patuakhali and it is likely to ab
Global targets aimed at warding off runaway planetary warming could be breached sooner than expected,
Parts of China are on high alert as heavy rains and strong winds from Typhoon Mangkhut began lashing the southern coast.