NH Exclusive: American farmers inspired by Indian farmers’ protest

NH Exclusive: American farmers inspired by Indian farmers’ protest

America has gone through these talking points which India is debating now. What happened then? How did the small farmers fared? We thought what better way to portray it than capturing the stories of American farmers and give a comparative view. That is how this documentary came about. Four of us brown people in the […]

Environment laws and courts exist, but no cases

Delayed investigations, absent witnesses Cases lie unresolved for years at the Dhaka environmental court. For example, around 17 years ago, on 24 July 2004, the police had arrested two persons in possession of contraband polythene. Two years after the cases was filed, charges were finally framed against these two persons, Md Shahin and Asadul. Not […]

Unpredictable weather the year round

Unpredictable weather the year round

According to Bangladesh Meteorological Department, last year lightning occurred 20 per cent more than normal. Deaths caused by lightening were also 10 per cent more than the previous years, according to the disaster management and relief ministry. Meteorologist Abdul Mannan said temperature will remain higher than normal in the mainland and the Bay of Bengal […]