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DoE fines 28 illegal brick kilns 1.85C...

28 brick kilns fined 1.85C in...

Nation

Tue, Aug 31 2021

About 50 illegal brickfields were built in the Bandarban forest

ED: Silence is golden

ED: Silence is golden

Editorial

Fri, Apr 30 2021

Designated silent zones alone will not be enough to tackle the noise pollution problem

ED: Cracking down on those who pollute...

ED: Cracking down on those who pollute...

Editorial

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Unless we can put an end to their activities, all rivers in Bangladesh could very well end up like the...

High Court orders DoE to file cases...

Buriganga Pollution: HC orders to sue...

Court

Sun, Jan 3 2021

‘The DoE has closed the plants twice, but they resumed their operations’

Comilla MP threatens DoE official over...

Comilla MP threatens DoE official over...

Nation

Thu, Dec 24 2020

In a leaked audio clip of the conversation between the duo, Awami League lawmaker Bahauddin Bahar is...

5 tons banned polyethene seized in...

5 tons banned polyethene seized in...

Nation

Thu, Nov 19 2020

Three warehouses, three shops were also sealed off

Cigarette manufacturing company sealed...

Cigarette factory sealed off in...

Nation

Thu, Nov 12 2020

Earlier on September 4 last year, the DoE had fined the same cigarette manufacturer with Tk70 lakh

2 individuals fined 15.40L for razing...

2 individuals fined 15.40L for razing...

Nation

Tue, Nov 3 2020

Under Conservation (Amendment) Act 2010, hill cutting is a cognizable offence and no government, semi-government,...

AL MP Harun’s business fined 2L for...

AL MP Harun’s business fined 2L for...

Politics

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Ruling party lawmaker from Comilla-3 constituency Yussuf Abdullah Harun is the chairman of Incontrade...

DoE crackdown intensifies, state-run...

DoE crackdown intensifies, state-run...

Nation

Wed, Mar 11 2020

All are equal in the eyes of law, says the environment watchdog’s Chittagong metro director

Eastern Refinery Ltd fined Tk76 lakh...

Eastern Refinery Ltd fined Tk76 lakh...

Nation

Fri, Feb 28 2020

Mohammad Nurullah Noori, director of DoE (Chittagong Metropolitan), slapped the fine on Thursday

Hefty fines cannot deter offenders from...

Hefty fines cannot deter offenders from...

Nation

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Indiscriminate hill-cutting triggers calamities like landslides that claimed the lives of more than 230...

Shitalakshya River dying slowly

Shitalakshya River dying slowly

Nation

Thu, Jan 30 2020

During a visit to Kanchpur point recently, this correspondent found a huge amount of waste and contaminated...

CDA fined Tk10.38 crore for cutting...

CDA fined Tk10.38 crore for cutting...

Nation

Wed, Jan 29 2020

CDA has cut more than 69,210 square feet hill more than approved

Mobile court operation against illegal...

Mobile court operation against illegal...

Court

Wed, Nov 27 2019

There are 7,902 legal brick kilns in Bangladesh

Let’s not wait till the rivers run...

Let’s not wait till the rivers run...

Editorial

Tue, Nov 19 2019

In previous years, efforts to clean up our rivers have been ineffective 

HC directs DoE to shut down 27 factories...

HC directs DoE to shut down 27 factories...

Court

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The High Court bench of Justice Gobinda Chandra Tagore and Justice Mohammad Ullah, issued the order on...

Illegal brick kilns cause economic,...

Illegal brick kilns cause economic,...

Nation

Sat, Nov 9 2019

Locals say, the illegal brick fields have been continuously burning firewood, and tyres instead of the...

S Alam sugar factory fined Tk5

S Alam sugar factory fined Tk5

Nation

Thu, Oct 31 2019

A DoE team found the factory’s ETP totally inoperative during an inspection on September 11

High Court issues instructions to prevent...

High Court issues instructions to prevent...

Court

Mon, Jan 28 2019

Orders include covering up construction sites, spraying water and conducting mobile court drives

Cleaning up our act

Cleaning up our act

Editorial

Mon, Jan 21 2019

Corruption and a lack of resources act as major obstacles in the fight against climate change