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IFPRI, IRRI, CIMMYT, WorldFish make...

IFPRI, IRRI, CIMMYT, WorldFish make...

Business

Wed, Apr 22 2020

The CGIAR Centres commend Bangladesh’s response to contain Covid-19 spread, call for ensuring transportation...

Govt rushes Boro harvesting with fears...

Govt rushes Boro harvesting with fears...

Government Affairs

Wed, Apr 22 2020

All acted accordingly and a substantial volume of paddy has already been harvested in the districts

News Analysis: What needs to be done...

News Analysis: What needs to be done...

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 18 2020

Tk5,000 crore credit and subsidy is a good first step, but not nearly enough

Bangladesh on the locust watch

Bangladesh on the locust watch

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 25 2020

Pakistan declares national emergency; India says had it not taken steps in time, locusts would have reached...

Ashoka – Building a Changemakers’ Brigade...

Ashoka – Building a Changemakers’ Brigade...

Business

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Ashoka, a network of over 4,000 social entrepreneurs from across 92 countries, launched on Sunday the...

Bangladesh’s floating gardens - a global...

Bangladesh’s floating gardens - a global...

Image Gallery

Sun, Jan 19 2020

These pictures of floating gardens shot in Barisal’s Banaripara is a testament that how farmers...

The Philippines approves Golden Rice...

The Philippines approves Golden Rice...

Agriculture

Thu, Dec 19 2019

Scientists in Bangladesh sought approval two years ago, but regulators are still jittery

Bangladesh, India herald new chapter...

Bangladesh, India herald new chapter...

Government Affairs

Tue, Nov 5 2019

Over Tk360 crore investment on river dredging, infrastructures will make waterways navigable and increase...

‘There’s scope for better ties between...

‘There’s scope for better ties between...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Oct 18 2019

Bangladesh-origin Zia Choudhury,who was recently appointed as the UN resident coordinator in Botswana,...

France opening up new windows of opportunities...

France opening up new windows of opportunities...

Business

Fri, Oct 4 2019

French envoy Jean-Marin Schuh says more help coming in for Bangladeshis willing to study in France

Land area equivalent to the size of...

Land area equivalent to the size of...

Business

Tue, Oct 1 2019

A global conference in New York pins hope on restoring 350 million hectares of degraded land - an area...

Mahjabin Haque - the dream chaser

Mahjabin Haque - the dream chaser

Achievement

Sun, Sep 29 2019

In an exclusive interview with Dhaka Tribune's Reaz Ahmad, a Bangladeshi woman joining Nasa...

New fly species found in Bangladesh,...

New fly species found in Bangladesh,...

Environment

Wed, Sep 25 2019

A six-year-long survey has spotted 37 fruit fly species, including an invasive pest, in the country

Govt shifting gears from diesel to...

Govt shifting gears from diesel to...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 20 2019

Roadmap prepared to replace one-third of diesel-run irrigation pumps with solar pump systems in 15 years;...

Big time mechanization in farmers’...

Big time mechanization in farmers’...

Agriculture

Tue, Sep 17 2019

Farm labour force to halve in 10 years, government decides to give more subsidies on agro machinery and...

FAO support for Bangladesh to fight...

FAO support for Bangladesh to fight...

Business

Wed, Sep 4 2019

New soil management and seaweed projects launched  

Bangladesh among top 10 export markets...

Bangladesh among top 10 export markets...

Business

Mon, Aug 5 2019

Country’s bilateral trade with Canada witnesses four times growth in 14 years, potential for exporting...

Now sterile mosquitoes to contain dengue...

Now sterile mosquitoes to contain dengue...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 4 2019

Atomic Energy Commission’s lab breeds sterile male pupas to subdue aedes population  

ADB: Bangladesh continues to post high...

ADB: Bangladesh continues to post high...

Economy

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The ADB Country Director came up with farm statistics to show how Bangladesh’s rice production...

Bangladesh trebling its coal-fired power...

Bangladesh trebling its coal-fired power...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Such expansion is inconsistent with the Paris Agreement, a UN-led report cautions, sayingsolar energyhas...