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A thirst unquenched

A thirst unquenched

Reaz Ahmad

Mon, Oct 7 2019

Bangladesh and India’s water-sharing negotiations have been going on for too long

Smallholders in Bangladesh, other developing...

Smallholders in Bangladesh, other developing...

Business

Tue, Sep 24 2019

The fund will help 300 million smallholder farmers adapt to the impacts of climate change

Farm growth propels Bangladesh’s faster...

Farm growth propels Bangladesh’s faster...

Agriculture

Fri, Jul 19 2019

International development agencies have projected that the country will stand out by growing at record...

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Agriculture

Sun, Jul 7 2019

Bangladeshi scientists develop heat tolerant wheat variety at a time when wheat output is dwindling largely...

Sundarbans heritage site status in...

Sundarbans heritage site status in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 29 2019

Govt gives green light to 5 cement factories within forest’s ecologically critical area. Unesco...

Bangladesh finally getting rid of toxic...

Bangladesh finally getting rid of toxic...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 20 2019

For over three decades a 500 ton stock of DDT has caused serious health hazards; UN FAO comes to the...

Floods force record low corn, soybean...

Floods force record low corn, soybean...

Agriculture

Sun, Jun 9 2019

UN FAO hints of price hikes, fall in production; Bangladesh imported $1.1 billion worth of agricultural...

Climate-smart agriculture is here to...

Climate-smart agriculture is here to...

Agriculture

Sun, May 19 2019

Alternate Wetting and Drying (AWD), a simple technology, can help cut irrigation cost, stop rapid depletion...

Paddy of despair, farmers getting poor...

Paddy of despair, farmers getting poor...

Agriculture

Fri, May 17 2019

The government’s market interventions have been largely ineffective

Bangladesh parliamentarians join hands...

Bangladesh parliamentarians join hands...

Business

Mon, Apr 29 2019

3rd such initiative in Asia after Japan and the Philippines

Bangladeshi wild variety rekindles hope...

Bangladeshi wild variety rekindles hope...

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 27 2019

IRRI-led multinational efforts on for 11 years to engineer rice for 50% extra gain

My wife doesn’t work

My wife doesn’t work

Reaz Ahmad

Wed, Apr 17 2019

It is time to recognize the value of all unpaid work -- done mostly by women

USDA: Rice output continues to see...

USDA: Rice output continues to see...

Economy

Tue, Apr 9 2019

Bangladesh will require importing over 8 million MT of wheat and corn in 2019-20