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COAST: Bay fishing ban made 70% of fishermen...

COAST: Bay fishing ban made 70% of fishermen...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 7 2020

A recent study by NGO COAST Trust revealed this information on Tuesday

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Climate Change

Tue, Jun 30 2020

A comprehensive policy should address the lessons from emergencies like Covid-19 and Cyclone Amphan

Keeping a close eye

Keeping a close eye

Editorial

Wed, May 20 2020

We must do our best, by closely monitoring the storm and evacuating people and transporting them to...

Cyclone Amphan: Signal 4 for maritime...

Cyclone Amphan: Signal 4 for maritime...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 17 2020

The cyclone is likely to intensify further and move in a northwesterly direction

Stop dolphin slaughter

Stop dolphin slaughter

Barrister Omar H Khan

Sat, May 16 2020

Why we should not be hunting dolphins

UNHCR, IOM, UNODC urge states to protect...

UNHCR, IOM, UNODC urge states to protect...

World

Wed, May 6 2020

They called on states in the region to uphold the commitments of the 2016 Bali Declaration as well as...

All talk and little action

All talk and little action

Editorial

Sun, Apr 26 2020

There has been negligible support from the international community

Prioritizing intra-regional trade and...

Prioritizing intra-regional trade and...

Editorial

Wed, Feb 26 2020

BIMSTEC has good plans in place, and it would benefit the entire region, not just Bangladesh

Boat capsize: UN working with the government...

Boat capsize: UN working with the government...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Feb 11 2020

At least 15 Rohingyas were reported to have drowned as a boat capsized in the Bay of Bengal near St Martin’s...

One dies, 10 still missing after trawler...

One dies, 10 still missing after trawler...

Nation

Fri, Dec 27 2019

The incident took place around 7:30am on Friday in the deep sea, 30 miles south and west of Cox's...

16 Myanmar fishermen detained from Bay...

16 Myanmar fishermen detained from Bay...

Nation

Sat, Nov 30 2019

They were apprehended nearby St Martin's Island early Friday

Remembering  the great Bhola ...

Remembering the great Bhola ...

Julian Francis

Fri, Nov 8 2019

The devastation caused by the cyclone is recounted in vivid detail in a book by Cornelia Rohde

Cyclone Bulbul brews in Bay of...

Cyclone Bulbul brews in Bay of...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 6 2019

The deep depression that currently lies centred over east central and adjacent southeast Bay of Bengal...

Fishermen all set to net Ilish from...

Fishermen all set to net Ilish from...

Nation

Wed, Oct 30 2019

Fishermen living near the Sundarbans and in the coastal areas are forced to borrow from local moneylenders...

When countries cooperate

When countries cooperate

M Shahidul Islam

Wed, Oct 2 2019

What BIMSTEC is about

Lighter ship capsizes with 1,100 tons...

Lighter ship capsizes with 1,100 tons...

Nation

Thu, Sep 12 2019

All 12 crew members of the ship has been rescued

Fishing bans in Sundarbans render hundreds...

Fishing bans in Sundarbans render hundreds...

Nation

Mon, Jul 15 2019

In order to ensure their safe breeding, netting fish has been prohibited here

3 trawlers capsize in Bay, 30...

3 trawlers capsize in Bay, 30...

Nation

Mon, Jul 8 2019

Police and coast guard are trying to rescue the missing fishermen

43 containers drift towards Bhasan Char...

43 containers drift towards Bhasan Char...

Nation

Sun, Jun 30 2019

A cargo ship carrying with 83 containers was heading towards Pangaon from the Chittagong port when it...

Trump Admin seeks $30m for its Bay of...

Trump Admin seeks $30m for its Bay of...

North America

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The initiatives are aimed at countering Chinese influence in South Asia

Fishermen issue ultimatum to withdraw...

Fishermen issue ultimatum to withdraw...

Nation

Tue, Jun 11 2019

"Government's 40kg rice scheme per fisherman-family is very insignificant"