Environment

Int'l cooperation a must in addressing global waste crisis: Saber

Int'l cooperation a must in addressing global waste crisis: Saber

Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Saber Hossain Chowdhury has said international cooperation and robust partnerships are crucial in tackling the global waste crisis. He made the remark while delivering his keynote speech at a UN sidelines event titled "Partnerships for Addressing the

Landslide alerts as three days of heavy rains forecast

Landslide alerts as three days of heavy rains forecast

The Bangladesh Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rains for three days in the country’s five divisions at the end of Ashar, the first month of monsoon in the Bangla calendar, under the influence of an active monsoon trough. In a message, meteorologist Abdur Rahman Khan said heavy

Cuban beekeeper produces sweet honey of stingless bees

Cuban beekeeper produces sweet honey of stingless bees

Dairon Darias, a Cuban ballet dancer, has an unusual hobby when it comes time to unwind following the strict discipline of dance - raising melipona bees, a stingless Cuban variety that produces smooth and exquisite honey. Darias is one of relatively few breeders of the native species on the Caribb


2024 could be world's hottest year as June breaks records

2024 could be world's hottest year as June breaks records

Last month was the hottest June on record, the EU's climate change monitoring service said on Monday, continuing a streak of exceptional temperatures that some scientists said puts 2024 on track to be the world's hottest recorded year.   Every month since June 2023 - 13 months in a row - has

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