21h ago| Air pollution

Dhaka air 5th most polluted in the world: AQI

Dhaka's air quality continued to be in the "unhealthy" zone this morning.

3d ago| Air pollution

Curbing air pollution: ‘Govt must Implement HC directives’

The government must implement the 12 High Court directives to curb air pollution immediately, including spraying water on the roads and banning black smoke-emitting vehicles, demanded environmentalists.

3d ago| Air pollution

Air pollution: 10 establishments, 26 vehicles fined Tk 4.45 lakh

The Department of Environment (DoE) has fined 10 establishments and 26 vehicles Tk 4.45 lakh through mobile court operations at five spots in Dhaka and its adjacent areas for polluting air.

2w ago| Air pollution

Dhaka’s air ‘hazardous’, most polluted in the world this morning

Dhaka has once again topped the list of world cities with the worst air quality this Friday morning.

3w ago| Air pollution

Dhaka tops list of cities with most polluted air

Dhaka has once again topped the list of cities with the worst air quality this morning.

3w ago| Air pollution

'Dhaka air 3rd most polluted in the world today'

Dhaka's air has been ranked as the third most polluted city in the world with "very unhealthy" air quality this morning.

February 4, 2023
February 4, 2023

Dhaka air 5th most polluted in the world: AQI

Dhaka's air quality continued to be in the "unhealthy" zone this morning.

February 2, 2023
February 2, 2023

Curbing air pollution: ‘Govt must Implement HC directives’

The government must implement the 12 High Court directives to curb air pollution immediately, including spraying water on the roads and banning black smoke-emitting vehicles, demanded environmentalists.

February 1, 2023
February 1, 2023

Air pollution: 10 establishments, 26 vehicles fined Tk 4.45 lakh

The Department of Environment (DoE) has fined 10 establishments and 26 vehicles Tk 4.45 lakh through mobile court operations at five spots in Dhaka and its adjacent areas for polluting air.

February 1, 2023
February 1, 2023

Special drives against air polluters to begin today

Environment Minister Md Shahab Uddin yesterday directed the Department of Environment and other authorities concerned to start conducting special drives against air polluters today.

February 1, 2023
February 1, 2023

Dhaka Air: HC slams DoE for failure to check pollution

The High Court yesterday blasted the Department of Environment (DoE) for its failure in taking effective steps to control air pollution in Dhaka despite its repeated directives.

January 31, 2023
January 31, 2023

What is being done to curb pollution in Dhaka, HC asks

The High Court today wanted to know what steps were being taken to curb air pollution in Dhaka, as the capital has been at or near the top of most polluted cities in the world for the last one week.

January 29, 2023
January 29, 2023

Dhaka 2nd most polluted city in the world this morning

Dhaka's air quality remained in the "very unhealthy" zone this morning. With an air quality index (AQI) score of 215 at 11:30am, the capital of Bangladesh ranked second in the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality..India's Delhi and Pakistan's Lahore occupied the first and th

January 27, 2023
January 27, 2023

Dhaka air 2nd most polluted in the world this morning

Dhaka's air quality is in the "very unhealthy" zone this morning..With an air quality index (AQI) score of 256 at 9:10am today, the capital of Bangladesh ranked second in the list of world cities with the worst air quality..An AQI between 151 and 200 is said to be "unhealthy," 201 an

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

Dhaka's air quality worst in the world for second day in a row

Dhaka's air quality continued to be in the 'hazardous' zone this morning, posing serious health risks to residents of the densely populated capital of Bangladesh..With an air quality index (AQI) score of 372 at 8:50am today, Dhaka ranked first in the list of cities with the worst air..<

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Dhaka tops list of cities with most polluted air in the world today

Dhaka once again topped the list of cities around the world with the worst air quality this morning..With an air quality index (AQI) score of 319 at 9:00am today (January 25, 2023), Dhaka ranked first in the list of cities with the worst air..An AQI between 151 and 200 is said to be